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  1. For $15,999, This 2001 Toyota bB Opendeck Is All Kinds Of Toyota CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Jalopnik

    ... bracelet small. We got the wagon version of the bB as one of the first offerings of Toyota's brand for Gen-Ex'ers, the Scion xB. Not much was changed from b to x, but as is obvious from this car, some of the crazy was left at home. Well, good news ...

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  2. Scion has given hot looks to the special edition of its Release 9.0 special edition of the tC coupeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | USA Today

    Blazing orange Scion tC goes on sale Scion has given hot looks to the special edition of its Release 9.0 special edition of the tC coupe Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BDQXJH Scion has given hot looks to the special edition of its Release 9.0 special edition of the tC coupe

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  3. Carophile says the Scion IQ is one of the cars you should avoid buyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Cave News

    ... Please note: some of the links in older postings on this website may have expired by the time you see them. The Scion IQ is not that bad, if you are looking to buy a vehicle that's easy to park and drive around close to home. There are things like ...

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  4. Scion FR-S Sales Volume In Freefall Mode In AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Motor Trend

    The U.S. market, long in need of an affordable, compact, rear-wheel-drive sports car, allowed the hype to initially take hold. The Scion FR-S's best ever month was its first full month of availability - June 2012 - when 2684 copies were sold.

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  5. RIP, Scion iQ: Which Of The Other Scion Models Will Survive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Car Connection

    After a brief and not-so-illustrious run, the Scion iQ is motoring off to that great car lot in the sky. As our colleagues at Green Car Report have noted , the itsy bitsy iQ is being pulled from the American market after selling just 2,040 units in 2014.

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  6. Scion iQ to be dropped from lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | AutoWeek

    Toyota plans to drop the Scion iQ in the U.S. market, axing the smallest model in the lineup of a brand aimed at young people, according to Automotive News . The model's size, price, and fuel economy figures were unable to attract a sufficient number of buyers in the U.S., with sales dropping by 50 percent in 2014 to just 2,040 units sold.

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  7. Detroit auto show: Believe it or not, this soon-to-be-discontinued Scion has a backseatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | MLive.com

    We saw a group of people comically going in and out of what appeared to be a backseat in this little car pictured above at the 2015 North American International Auto Show, and decided to have closer look. The Scion iQ is a micro-car made by Toyota's youth-oriented brand, and it was aimed at competing with Daimler AG's Smart Automobile for tiny vehicles that could be ideal in some cozier urban settings.

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  8. Scion Hopes Older Target, New Models Will End SlumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Advertising Age

    After struggling for years, Toyota's youth-oriented Scion brand aims to get back on a fast growth track by adding products that are more pragmatic and by gearing its advertising to a slightly older crowd. For dealers who remained loyal -- and that has been nearly all of the 1,000-some retailers -- the patience could soon pay off.

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  9. Scion plans to get back to 100,000 unit salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    Toyota's quirky and youth-oriented Scion marquee has been struggling for years, but the company now seeks to bring it back on the growth path by introducing new products and changing marketing and advertising strategies. According to the Japanese-backed company, almost all of the 1,000-plus dealers have remained loyal and committed to the brand and their expectations could soon be met again.

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  10. Scion's plan: Less quirky, more pragmaticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Automotive News

    After struggling for years, Toyota's youth-oriented Scion brand aims to get back on a fast growth track by adding products that are more pragmatic and by gearing its advertising to a slightly older crowd. For dealers who remained loyal -- and that has been nearly all of the 1,000-some retailers -- the patience could soon pay off.

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  11. It's official: Scion kills FR-S convertible ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Automotive News

    Scion executives spearheaded a feasibility study of the idea but terminated it in June, said Doug Murtha, the brand's vice president. "For this generation, I'm very sorry to say there is no ongoing discussion of a convertible," Murtha said.

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  12. Scion iQ To Be Pulled Off Sale As Tiny Car Fails To Sell In U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    With a handful of new models coming this year, Toyota's "youth brand" Scion is clearing the decks. One of the casualties is its unsuccessful iQ minicar.

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  13. a The Scion iQ Will Die In The U.S. This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Jalopnik

    Scion is pulling the plug on the iQ in the U.S. after the Smart competitor racked up a measly 2,040 sales - down 50 percent from the previous year. Scion head Doug Murtha told Bloomberg that the iQ won't be "staying in the lineup much longer", but the rest of the Scion models will solider on.

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  14. Ford Fiesta banned from SCCA autocrossing because of rollove...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Motor Trend

    ... autocross events. According to Jalopnik, other small hatchbacks and crossovers including the Dodge Caliber, Fiat 500, Scion xB and iQ, Nissan Juke and Mini Countryman are also prohibited from competition." Autoblog ----------------------------- 2010 ...

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  15. The Ten Greatest Cars With Names From The PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Jalopnik

    ... a nod to the enthusiasts that demanded Toyota bring back cheap, RWD fun. Too bad it has to come to America as the Scion FR-S, which means nothing. Fiat actually gets a twofer here by reviving both the 500 name for its retro city car, and the name of ...

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  16. 2016 Toyota Tacoma Debuts, Sets Sights for Chevy's ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Car and Driver

    ... adopts Toyota's D-4S port- and direct-injection system. This makes it the first U.S.-market Toyota with the tech; the Scion FR-S (which is sold elsewhere as the Toyota 86), Lexus IS350, and Lexus GS350 also feature D-4S. Basically, port injection is ...

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  17. Ask Scion's Doug Murtha Anything You Want About The BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Jalopnik

    Scion recently showed the iM Concept , which is convincing proof that Toyota still think Scion as a brand is important to their portfolio. Where does Scion fit into the market? What can we look forward to? Scion Group Vice President Doug Murtha is here to answer all of your questions in the comments.

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  18. Ford Fiesta (non-ST) banned from SCCA AutocrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Jalopnik

    ... Dodge Caliber, Fiat 500, GEO Tracker, Suzuki Sidekick, Jeep CJ Series, MINI Countryman, Nissan Juke, Suzuki Samurai, Scion xB (04-06), and Scion iQ on the list of cars banned from competing in the SCCA's "Street Category." The complete SCCA Solo ...

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  19. What The Hell Happened To The Kia GT4 Stinger Concept?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Jalopnik

    ... a current Hyundai or Kia platform like you might expect. Very clearly inspired by the unexpected sales success of the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ, the Stinger seemed a perfect fit for the purest, most wonderful class of car there is: the small, ...

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  20. Scion Uses Technology at 2015 NAIAS to Engage with Young ConsumersRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Scion is using technology in its exhibit at the 2015 North American International Auto Show to engage with young consumers about its exciting lineup of youth-oriented vehicles. The Scion Swag Machine, the world's first Instagram-powered, near field communication - enabled vending machine, makes a return to the Scion exhibit.

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