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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.

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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, ...

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