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  1. 2016 Scion iA, Takata recall, VW mid-size SUV: What's New @ The Car ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Car Connection

    The 2016 Scion iA is one of the best small car picks on the market. It's quite a turnaround for Scion, which previously had the lackluster xA and xD models in this size category.

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  2. 2016 Scion iA second drive review: sub-$18k sedan extraordinaireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Car Connection

    It's quite a turnaround for Scion, which previously had the lackluster xA and xD models in this size category. In all fairness, it's a turnaround that arrived a bit too late, as the Scion brand, a youth-oriented sub-brand of Toyota, is being retired at the end of the model year.

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  3. Scion rolls out its past concepts, one last timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Autoblog

    In 2002, we first met Scion by way of the silver BBx concept you see above, the iconic toaster that soon became the production xB hatchback. That was the official kick-off of Toyota's youth-oriented brand, and it all started right here at the New York Auto Show .

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  4. Scion tC Release Series 10.0 is a limited-edition sayonaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Autoblog

    We wish Scion could have gone out with a bang. But nope, it's yet another of the brand's Release Series models.

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  5. Scion to depart where it began 14 years ago: At the New York Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Billed by Scion as a "Scion-Ara' the Scion brand has selected the New York International Auto Show as the right place to celebrate the life and times of the Scion brand with a display of some its most impressive project cars, some cool swag and the opportunity to see the brand's 'last hurrah" - the limited edition 2016 Scion tC Release Series 10.0. As Toyota transitions the brand into its mainstream lineup. It is only fitting that Scion make one last auto show appearance at New York since that's where it all began.

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  6. The last new Scion is this tC Release Series 10.0Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Autoblog

    "We're not dead yet!" That's the message Scion will send next week at the New York Auto Show when it takes the stage with its very last brand-new car, the tC Release Series 10.0. For its final act, the tC gets an aero kit by JDM designer Ken Miura, consisting of a front lip spoiler, new rocker panels, a lower rear spoiler, and a little wing on the deck. Blacked-out Scion badges and gloss black alloy wheels contrast against this tC's unique Barcelona Red paint.

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  7. 2016 Scion tC goes out with tuner flair: racy final edition for New York debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | MotorAuthority

    Scion is on its way out with the 2016 model year. But to celebrate its 14-year run, at curtain call the brand is showing off some of its raciest JDM tuner potential yet-via a partnership with Kei Miura, in a special 2016 Scion tC Release Series 10.0. It's to be first shown at the 2016 New York Auto Show later this month, when Scion will also be rolling out some of its most daring special editions of the past.

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  8. Toyota's youth brand fulfilled its purpose, if not its potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Automotive News

    Scion Vice President Andrew Gilleland introduces the CH-R concept in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The closure of Scion spares Toyota a confusing custody battle between brands over the compact crossover.

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  9. Toyota's youth brand fulfilled its purpose, if not its potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Automotive News

    Scion Vice President Andrew Gilleland introduces the CH-R concept in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The closure of Scion spares Toyota a confusing custody battle between brands over the compact crossover.

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  10. Toyota's youth brand fulfilled its purpose, if not its potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Automotive News

    Scion Vice President Andrew Gilleland introduces the CH-R concept in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The closure of Scion spares Toyota a confusing custody battle between brands over the compact crossover.

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  11. 1. Toyota's youth brand fulfilled its purpose, if not its potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Automotive News

    Scion Vice President Andrew Gilleland introduces the CH-R concept in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The closure of Scion spares Toyota a confusing custody battle between brands over the compact crossover.

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  12. Toyota sinking Scion brandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this Saturday, April 16, 2005, file photo, a solar yellow Scion limited-production xB Release Series 2.0 is parked in Manhattan as part of a corporate promotion in New York. Toyota announced Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, that it is discontinuing its Scion brand, aimed at younger car buyers, after years of slumping sales.

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  13. As it matures, Scion is rethinking its imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Automotive News

    "Are we happy with the situation? Are we happy with the product cadence? No. But dealers understand the realities and accept it.

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  14. Scions join Toyota lineup, fail to catch on with youthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... of those buyers were new to the Toyota family. Katie Seals, 22, was new to the Toyota family when she bought a Scion xD subcompact about five months ago. Seals, a television reporter, lives near the beach in San Diego and wanted something easy to ...

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  15. Scion Died Because Toyota Never Really Gave A ShitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Jalopnik

    Scion is no more . Dead. Fin . We've seen this coming for years, but if we're being honest, everyone should have seen it from day one.

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  16. So long, Scion: Toyota's youthful sub-brand to take its final lap in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Digital Trends

    Toyota launched its Scion "youth brand" in 2003 to create a hipper image and attract younger buyers, but now, 13 years later, Scion's story is at an end. The brand is being phased out , with most Scion models set to be rebadged as Toyotas beginning in August.

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  17. Toyota Finally Gives Up on Its Scion BrandRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Toyota Motor Corp. is discontinuing Scion, the U.S. youth-targeted brand just entering its teen years, as sales slump to less than one-third their peak reached a decade ago. As of August, Scion models will be sold as Toyotas, according to a statement Tuesday.

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  18. Toyota discontinues Scion after years of slumping salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | SFGate

    In this Saturday, April 16, 2005, file photo, a solar yellow Scion limited-production xB Release Series 2.0 is parked in Manhattan as part of a corporate promotion in New York. Toyota announced Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, that it is discontinuing its Scion brand, aimed at younger car buyers, after years of slumping sales.

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  19. Fleeting Youth: Toyota Is Shuttering Its Scion DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Car & Driver

    The sun is setting on Scion, Toyota's youth-oriented division, at the ripe age of 14. Toyota has announced that, starting in August, the iA , iM , FR-S , and the upcoming C-HR crossover will all be sold as Toyotas instead. The tC will be discontinued.

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  20. Test Drive: 2016 Scion iM CVTRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | CanadianDriver

    Scion has axed three of its hatchbacks recently: the compact xB, subcompact Scion xD, and the tiny iQ. What went wrong? It might have been the competition or perhaps it was due to Scion's small Canadian dealer network, but in my opinion the blame lies with their styling: the tall, boxy styling of the xB and the smaller xD failed to resonate with Canadian buyers while the iQ's oddball styling had few fans.

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