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Goodbye FR-S, Hello 86

When Toyota announced earlier this year that they were getting rid of the Scion brand, they announced that some vehicles, like the Scion FR-S were sticking around. This week we learned that Toyota is 86-ing the FR-S name in favor of renaming the car the Toyota 86. That’s right, they’re renaming a roadster the same thing that means rejected, get

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Review: 2016 Scion FR-S

The Scion FR-S was designed as an “authentic sports car at an affordable price.” To reach that lofty goal, the designers mounted a flat boxer engine based on Subaru’s design in a low slung, rear wheel drive chassis. The 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine cranks out 200 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque that is good for 0-60 times right about 6

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Scion Upgrades tC for 2016

Scion’s best selling vehicle, the tC sports coupe, has added additional standard features for the 2016 model. Upgrades start with the new standard audio system, which features a large 7-inch Pioneer® touchscreen Display Audio system with AM/FM/HD radio™, voice recognition, Bluetooth® hands-free and streaming audio, and the Aha™ app which provides access to 100,000 Internet radio options. Inside the 2016 tC, buyers

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Scion Launches Brand’s First-Ever Sports Sedan

When you think sporty and Scion, you automatically think of the FRS. From there, you’re probably at a loss. In September, the all-new Scion iA comes to a showroom near you. With the no-haggle pricing Scion employs, families will know how much they’re going to spend when they walk through the showroom door. The MSRP of $15,700 for the 6-speed manual transmission

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2015 Scion FR-S Offers New Style, Safety, and Sounds

Interior improvements, new exterior colors, a new standard audio system, and a rear-view back up camera, the next generation Scion FR-S. The sports coupe is has a MSRP of $25,305 for the six-speed manual transmission wile the six-speed sequential automatic transmission with paddle shifters and Dynamic Rev Management technology is $26,405. This price excludes the destination, processing and handling (DPH) fee of

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Scion Gives Families Two More Budget-Friendly Options in iA and iM

When families are shopping for vehicles, many still consider Scion to be the new quirky kid on the block. What most probably don’t know about the brand is that it’s owned by Toyota. That’s right, the same company that puts out Lexus and Toyota vehicles puts out Scion as well. Intrigued? You should be. Scion is upping their family-friendly, mainstream-looking options with two

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