If you take a drive thru the alps (better in the summer) you will see tons of Subys thru Switzerland.
Yes I am from the states. Most people on here do not go thru the international forum. There have been americans living in germany for a few years and on NASIOC and they didn't even discover the international threads until they were about to move back to the states.
Check out www.IWSTI.com
The international/ europe threads are a little more active over there.