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Time For Your Hobby

Mar 2019

Ep.26 Keeping The Beauty By Maintaining His Subie (Benoit-Subaru Enthousiast)

March 10, 2019

(Ben - Subaru Enthousiast)

On this episode I had the honor to have Benoit as my guest. He shared with me his interest in Subaru Enthusiasm as his hobby.

If you want to learn more about Subarus and see Ben dispalying his wonderful Subie, you can go check him out on instagram at @bentoriousti

You can also check out his twitch channel: https://www.twitch.tv/bentorious

Ben is also part of a big Subaru community that you can check out many more cool Subarus: @elevated_subies

This community is also in the USA, You can find them at @elevated_subies_usa 

Last but not least you can also check out @cndboost to awesome stickers for your automobile.

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If you would like to be on the show or have any questions, you can send me an email at timeforyourhobby@gmail.com

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Time Stamp:
00:28 - Intro
00:52 - Who is Ben?
01:17 - What is your hobby?
01:27 - Why did you choose Subaru?
01:45 - Do you remember the first Subaru you liked?
01:51 - Talks about his STI Subaru?
02:15 - Do you prefer maintaining your car or driving it?
02:27 - What would you say is the best part about maintaining your Subaru?
02:53 - Do you maintain the Subaru yourself or bring it to a shop?
03:29 - Is there anything else you would like to learn about Subarus?
04:05 - What does your Subaru looks like?
04:20 - Is this your first Subaru?
04:53 - Are you planing getting a new car in the near future?
05:23 - Why did you choose Subaru as the vehicle brand you like?
05:55 - What kind of maintenance would you do in a year?
06:40 - What is the next thing you would like to buy for your car?
07:10 - Are you part of any organization?
07:37 - How is the community?
07:54 - Did you learn anything new from this community?
08:15 - How often do you meet up for these events?
08:40 - How did you find this organization?
09:34 - Do you have any special techniques for taking photos?
10:17 - What camera do you use?
10:26 - Did you buy the camera before you had the car?
10:44 - Is there one part of your car that you keep trying to improve?
10:59 - How do you prevent rust?
11:47 - Do you travel with your car?
12:22 - Is there anywhere you would like to travel?
12:51 - Do you use your car for racing?
13:24 - Do you drift?
13:44 - Is your car a manual or automatic?
14:41 - Is there any movies that had Subarus in it that you liked?
14:56 - What are some of your biggest worries when it comes to maintaining your Subaru?
15:29 - Have you had any damages done to your car?
15:53 - How much have you spent so far on your Subaru?
16:34 - How much have you spent on your car so far?
17:08 - What was your biggest challenge when you first being a Subaru enthusiast?
17:38 - What is your current biggest challenge?
17:52 - Do you have any pet peeves about car enthusiasts?
18:22 - Do you plan on keeping your current vehicle once you get a new one?
18:43 - What are some misconceptions about people who are car enthusiasts?
20:05 - How did being a Subaru enthusiast have an impact on your perspective on life?
20:42 - Is there anything you would tell your younger self?
21:32 - What colour is your car?
21:38 - Would you try painting your car a different colour?
22:53 - Is there any social media links you would like to share?
23:18 - Are there any stores in Ottawa that you would recommend?
23:43 - How long does it take for them to put new parts on your car?
25:02 - What would you say is the best season to take pictures?
25:22 - Would you be willing to help out anyone who wants to learn more about Subarus?
25:57 - How Alex ended up with a Honda and also had squirrels in it.
28:04 - Do you have any words of advice for anyone who might be interested?
28:38 - What is your personal social media link?
29:26 - Do you have any questions for me about being a car enthusiast?
31:01 - What is the nicest Subaru you seen?
32:18 - Outro