Crickey, I thought they were Australian! The badge looks like its based on the national flag. Best known model is the Outback. They put backseats in the bed of a small truck to avoid the chicken tax and sell a ute in the US. They are called Subaru, which was the name of Australia’s oldest known kangaroo. All Wheel Drive, Koala Wheel Drive. Boxer engines, Australia celebrates Boxing Day. Marketing REALLY dropped the ball here!