The Stanley Subaru Scoop

How to get outside while staying safe

Gotta do the scenic drive

You know we're going to start with a scenic drive, right? I mean, we're a car dealership. Of course we're going to start with a scenic drive.

Parks, bike paths, and carriage roads

Take a scenic drive to an even scenicer* walk! Stanley Subaru is right near so many gorgeous lakes, parks, and trails, you really have your pick.


Whether you like to sojourn through the woods or your front door is as much outside as you want to go, it's hard to beat birdwatching in Maine.

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We're open, and like wheel wizards, we can help from a distance!

How we can tend to your vehicle needs now

We have an array of options to help you take care of your car and stay healthy and safe during this time with near-zero contact service.

We have curbside service and we are offering come-to-you service!

Disinfecting each vehicle before we enter and after we're finished

Disinfecting loaner vehicles between every use


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Yes, we're open. Yes, we can help you.

Stanley Subaru is going even further to get you what you need while you take smart infection prevention.

In addition to our existing measures, here's what we're doing:

  • Service without entering the building

  • Disinfecting each vehicle before we enter and after we're finished

  • Disinfecting loaner vehicles between every use

  • Pick up and delivery for sales and service

Stanley Subaru will continue to do everything we can to make our community better and provide you access to the services you need.

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Preserving health at Stanley Subaru

All of us at Stanley Subaru care about the health and wellness of our community. It's why we've given thousands of pounds of food to local food pantries, why we do Test Drives for the Cure each October, and why we work hard to support dozens of other healthy living programs in our area.

We love our community here at Stanley Subaru, and we endeavor to always do what's best for our families, friends, and neighbors.

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2020 Outback vs the 2020 Forester comparison

What are the differences between the Subaru Outback and Subaru Forester?

We're not comparing apples to oranges, it's more like comparing the different varieties of "All Wheel Drive apples." Foresters and Outbacks have many differences in terms of ride quality, dimensions, price, ride height, style, transmission options, engine size, and fuel economy, but they share an unbeatable safety record, 8.7" ground clearance, and magnificent winter handling.

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SPCA donation drive!

Now 'til February 8th, we'll be gathering donations for SPCA of Hancock County. Our guests are encouraged to donate to the cause! In recognition and appreciation of their contribution toward the cost of supplies, Stanley Subaru will match their donation in order to provide Pet Pampering Packages to the animals at the shelter.

SPCA logo

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Comfort Cases for Maine foster kids

For $20, you can make sure a Maine foster kid gets on of their very own Comfort Cases.

Forester full of backpacks

Your twenty dollars buys the case, and Stanley Subaru will match your donation to fill it and get it to a child in need.

Stanley Subaru celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, and we feel deeply grateful to do so. There are three core groups we especially want to thank for making it possible -- our employees, our guests, and our community.

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Find the pre-owned vehicle that's perfect for your needs


MARY: My experience buying a car with Stanley was extremely comfortable.

MARK POLITTE: Our 20th year at Stanley Subaru is shaping up to be another great one. That means we have an outstanding selection of low-mileage, one-owner pre-owned vehicles with known histories.

SAM POLITTE (VOICE OVER): All backed by a free CARFAX report, rigorous inspection, and Stanley Subaru's industry-leading Lifetime Powertrain Protection.

MARK POLITTE: And that means peace of mind. Welcome to Stanley Subaru, the Smart Choice, for twenty years online and on the Bar Harbor Road in Ellsworth.

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Should I lease a car or should I buy a car? Let us help you figure out buy vs. lease!

Lease or buy?

Many of us here lease our cars. Leasing is better for most people (although not everyone).

Loan   Lease
Car cost $22,200   Car cost $22,200
The bank wants you to pay for the whole $22,200 as well as interest over five years   The bank wants you to pay for the $11,100 of everyday wear and tear they expect you to put on it with use as well as interest over three years
Monthly payment
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There's a 2019 Subaru fit for you and what you need


JACK: Oh, I'd definitely recommend Stanley Subaru to a friend, and I do quite often.

SAM POLITTE (VOICE OVER): The 2019 Subarus are the most fuel-efficient line up of all-wheel drive vehicles in the industry.

MARK POLITTE: And with the addition of the new three-row Subaru Ascent, there's a brand new Subaru for any size family. In fact Subaru's high resale values make leasing a great option. Couple that with low-rate financing means that we have a new Subaru for any budget.

SAM POLITTE (VO): Stanley Subaru is the Smart Choice. For twenty years on the…

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