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  1. Scion Reveals Tuned tCs, xBs, And FR-Ss For SEMARead the original story

    Oct 31, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    As usual, Scion is going big for the Specialty Equipment Market Association this year, with a trio of tuned tCs, four tuned FR-Ss, and one stretched, pimped-out xB.


  2. Enjoying The Last Gingerman Raceway Track Day Of 2013Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    ... final day of summer. To mark the occasion,I drove out to Gingerman Raceway with my girlfriend, Kimmy, in a bright red Scion FR-S . Gingerman had two open track days, one on Saturday and one on Sunday. I'd only signed up for Sunday's session, but we ...


  3. Report: TMG to become Toyota Performance Division?Read the original story

    Sep 16, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    ... has been trying to shed its dull image in favor of a more exciting lineup. The introduction of the Toyota GT 86 and Scion FR-S twins was a step in this direction, and now the Japanese brand is reportedly considering adding a performance line for ...


  4. Report: Toyota GT 86 to Get More Power?Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    ... slip that his team is preparing multiple options to boost the power of the standard Toyota GT 86, which is sold as the Scion FR-S in the U.S. Different options that Tada allegedly mentioned included a turbocharger, larger displacement, and even a ...


  5. Toyota Reveals Griffon GT86 Ahead Of Goodwood DebutRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    Toyota Racing Development has released photos of its newest project car based on the GT86 (known here as the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ). Called the TRD Griffon GT86, the modified sports coupe will make its public debut July 12 at the Goodwood ...


  6. 2013 Scion xBRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    ... Too bad the stereo itself is so poor. On one of the first nice days of the spring, I was pleased to discover that the Scion xB is a very pleasant windows-down cruiser at country-road speeds (about 60 mph). It's good to rest your left elbow on the ...


  7. Report: BMW/Toyota Sports Car Moves Closer to ProductionRead the original story

    May 21, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    So Toyota's GT 86 (sold here as the award-winning Scion FR-S) is a success--what's next for the automaker and its stable of sporty cars? We hear that the Toyota/BMW sports car project briefly mentioned late last year is still taking shape. Motor ...


  8. 2012 Volkswagen GTI 2-doorRead the original story

    May 8, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    ... makes 201 hp and 207 lb-ft. In terms of power that's about the same as the Honda Civic Si/Acura ILX 2.4 and the Scion FR-S/Subaru BRZ, all normally aspirated engines. It's also some 50 hp down compared to the Ford Focus ST and 60 hp less than the ...


  9. New York 2013: 2014 Scion tC Wears An FR-S FaceRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    If you thought the advent of the rear-wheel drive Scion FR-S spelled the demise of the front-wheel-drive tC coupe - well, think again.


  10. New York 2013: Facelifted 2014 Scion tC Coming to Big AppleRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    With just a week to go, Scion has released a teaser image of the 2014 tC coupe, which will make its debut at the New York auto show.


  11. Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race to Use Scion FR-S Coupes for 2013Read the original story

    Feb 7, 2013 | Automobile Magazine

    After 27 years of front-drive race cars in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race, the Scion FR-S will allow Hollywood A- and B-listers to compete in a rear-drive car.


  12. Respect Your Elders: 1971 Datsun 240Z Vs 2013 Scion FR-SRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    ... the context of the past? It's for this reason that I read with skepticism the effusive praise heaped on the new Scion FR-S, which is being heralded as a great affordable sports car. To be sure, there's plenty to like, including a $24,930 base price ...


  13. Toyota Channels AE86 Touring Car With GT86 Endurance RacerRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    ... competes in British Touring Car Championship. Pictured is a rendering of the Britcar 24h GT86, the mid-'80s AE86, and Scion's Formula Drift FR-S.


  14. Gazoo Racing Unveils Turbo- and Supercharged Toyota GT86 ConceptRead the original story

    May 17, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    Longtime Toyota tuning partner Gazoo Racing will show a concept version of the Toyota GT86 -- sold here as the Scion FR-S -- at this weekend's 24 Hours of NA1 4rburgring race.


  15. First Test: 2013 Scion FR-SRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    As we learned a few months ago Subaru did the vast majority of the engineering work on the newest Toyota/Subaru/Scion triplets that will be sold here in America as the Subaru BRZ and the Scion FR-S.


  16. Feature Flick: How Not To Drift A 2013 Toyota GT 86Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    While those of us it the U.S. are still awaiting to get our hands on the new Toyota GT 86/Scion FR-S sports car, Japanese tuners have already been able to tweak the rear-wheel drive coupe and take it out to play.


  17. Subaru Releases Full BRZ Specs, Aims for Middle of Sub-$30,000 MarketRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2011 | Automobile Magazine

    ... will go by more names than an accomplished con-man: we've heard it will be called the Toyota GT 86, Toyota 86, Scion FR-S , and Subaru BRZ when it goes on sale. But names aside, it will stack up against some serious competition in the sub-$30,000 ...


  18. Scion Teases Custom iQ, xB Concepts for 2011 SEMA showRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2011 | Automobile Magazine

    Scion is showing off a slew of concept cars at this year's SEMA show, ranging from wildly flamboyant snowboarding vehicles to race paddock-traversing runabouts.


  19. Hatchback Comeback: Is the Five-Door Making a Big Return?Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2011 | Automobile Magazine

    ... While most automakers don't release itemized sales figures for models that come in multiple body styles, a look at Scion suggests that Ford's not all talk: sales of the xB and xD hatchbacks are roughly 52 percent of 2011 Scion sales, compared to 48 ...


  20. Production-ready Chevrolet Code 130R rendering is the baby Camaro we've always wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Digital Trends

    ... created by Chevy. If Chevy were to take on the lightweight sports car market, currently comprising the Subaru BRZ, Scion FR-S, and Mazda MX-5, the Code 130R would have to be underpinned by a shortened version of the new Cadillac ATS platform To me, ...