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Pricing for Toyota’s Former Scion Lineup Announced

Pricing has been announced for Toyota’s upcoming lineup of former Scion vehicles. Since Scion, a subsidiary of Toyota, was closed and absorbed by its parent company, their vehicles will be going into Toyota’s 2017 lineup.   2017 Toyota 86 Formerly the Scion FR-S, the 2017 Toyota 86 comes into the market with an improved look and a sportier performance. Toyota has given the 2017 86 a new front end with a next level look featuring LED headlights, a new fog lamp bezel, and a redesigned bumper. A redesigned rear end…

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Head to Head: 2016 Honda Accord Coupe vs. 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

In the world of fun to drive, yet practical family coupes, there are many contenders. Two of these are the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe and the 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Many contenders offer low entry costs in return for high amounts of driving enjoyment, both in looks, refinements, and performance. Competitors for the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe and 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe include the Scion FR-S or Toyota 86, Subaru BRZ, Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro, Nissan 370Z, and the BMW 2-Series. However, we’re going to stick with comparing the 2016 Honda…

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Scion FR-S gets some new updates for the 2016 model year

Scion has announced that its FR-S sports car will be getting some upgrades for the 2016 model year. New features on the 2016 Scion FR-S will include “interior improvements, two new colors, a new standard audio system and a rear-view back-up camera, the next FR-S also sports a new price.” The 2016 Scion FR-S also gets a new premium feel bright silver interior accents on the steering, gearshift, door grip and on the center console. The inside also features a new standard audio system with a large 7-inch touchscreen display…

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Official: Scion provides the FR-S with some updates for 2015

The Scion FR-S will be getting slightly updated for the 2015 model year, equating to a rather modest mid-cycle refresh, according to the manufacturer who released a press statement. Due for a launch sometime later this summer, the updated 2015 Scion FR-S receives some tweaked suspension bits to improve handling and stability. More specifically, the tweaks include a more rigid front setup and new rear shock absorbers for better handling and less body roll. Click here for our review of the 2014 Scion FR-S. Visually, the 2015 Scion FR-S benefits from a…

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Report: Scion may produce FR-S Convertible as rumors to Toyota GT-86 variants surface

MotorTrend reports that they’ve received the scoop on a convertible Scion FR-S, following back and forth rumors surrounding multiple variants to the Toyobaru GT-86 family. These rumors include the aforementioned convertible version, a sedan, a high-performance model, and even a hybridized model. And yet, none have taken shape on the production front. Though MT supposedly learned that the convertible version may be slated for production in October later this year. The sedan will also occur, but in 2016. Should hold to be true, the FR-S will be the only convertible…

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