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  1. Pod Rods: a video drive of a Back to the Future car; some Toyota...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... is getting a lot of social media buzz, especially among car fanatics. Some are calling the little S-FR concept a baby Scion FR-S, and we can't fail to notice that the new concept carries the same letters, just mixed up a bit. It's about 10 inches ...


  2. Toyota's hydrogen concept car could power your concept homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Engadget

    While we're stuck working out the mpg of a practical family sedan , Toyota's off playing with our dreams with cars like the above. The latest round of concepts from the Japanese auto-maker are being shown at the Tokyo Motor Show, and include a diminutive, sporty-looking Scion S-FR , the hot rod-esque Kikai and the hyper-futuristic FCV Plus .


  3. Facebook considers emoticons beyond the "like" buttonRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2015 | SmartBrief

    ... express that they understand," Zuckerberg said. Droga5 has created two quirky, millennial-targeted spots for Toyota's Scion called "Weird, Right?" that star James Franco and Jaleel White. Both actors take the car for a spin with their alter egos, ...


  4. Three Toyota Concept Cars that Prove the Future is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | NOLN

    ... called the S-FR. For those keeping track at home, that's an anagram of the FR-S sports car sold here in the U.S. as a Scion. The name is more than a nod to the current Scion coupe, it is a code for the car's layout. the 'FR' portion stands for ...


  5. 86Fest 2015 CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Super Street

    Now in its fourth year, 86Fest returned to its original location at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. Hosted by Motor Mavens and Turn 14, this event brought together both the classic rear-wheel-drive Toyota cars as well as the more modern Scion FR-S/Subaru BRZ owners to celebrate 86 culture.


  6. Toyota Tokyo Motor Show 2015 PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Super Street

    For those who think the Scion FR-S/Toyota GT86 is too big, Toyota is bringing the compact S-FR sports coupe concept to the Tokyo motor show. Other concepts making their world debuts include the Toyota KIKAI and FCV Plus concepts.


  7. Toyota unveils three concept cars including odd S-FRRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 |

    ... car" that is aimed at entry level buyers. It sounds like it might be aiming at a price point below the FR-S in the Scion fleet, assuming it ever makes it to production. It has a front midship engine location, six speed manual, and what Toyota calls ...


  8. 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata battles Toyota GT86 on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... So which are we talking about, the Mazda MX-5 Miata , or the Toyobaru coupe known alternately as the Subaru BRZ , Scion FR-S , or Toyota GT-86? The answer is "yes," and it just goes to show, roofs notwithstanding, how close these two vehicles really ...


  9. Electric-Car Sales (Tesla Too), Euro Emission Demands, Jaguar Diesels: Today's Car NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... of plug-in electric cars , which were pretty blah, most likely in anticipation of better 2016 models. Remember the Scion xB, the boxy little car that was an unlikely instant hit almost a decade ago? RIP xB . Finally, we guess it's a small car by ...


  10. Why the Mazda Miata RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 |

    ... cry from many of today's cars' overly light, numb, and artificial-feeling electric steering systems. The Subaru BRZ/Scion FR-S twins and Volkswagen GTI come very close with impressive electro-mechanical steering systems, but are just not quite as ...


  11. Buying used: Sporty two-seaters for less than $10,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... your limited pocketbook is holding you back from buying new, so you'll miss out on a Porsche Cayman or even the Scion FR-S. However, with $10,000 in your pocket, you can find a few fun-to-drive numbers with just enough room for you and a co-pilot. ...


  12. 2016 Scion FR-S Tested: Checking In with an Enthusiasts' FavoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Car & Driver

    Driving enthusiasts have a lot of options these days, from the new 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata all the way up to track-focused versions of our favorites, such as the Porsche 911 GT3 RS . The Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ twins still exist in the lower end of the spectrum price-wise.


  13. RIP, Scion xBRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | The Car Connection

    ... came later, when MINI refreshed its lineup at the turn of this century. But undoubtedly, most will agree that the Scion xB stands out as the chief accomplishment of the boxy car movement. And now, it's dead. Well, mostly dead. Scion has one more ...


  14. Goodbye Scion xB, You Were Once GreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Jalopnik

    Toyota just announced that the Scion xB is finally ending after a run of a dozen years. To anyone that really appreciated the xB, though, this is no big deal, as the car has really been dead since 2007, when the second generation was released.


  15. Final Edition Scion xB RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 |

    The Scion xB is going away but not before one more excursion - literally. Scion teamed with 686 Technical Apparel for the xB 686 Parklan Edition, the final version of the vehicle.


  16. Texas Auto Writers Association Names Winners of Excellence in Craft CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    ... MBA and DSM Public Relations manager Francisco Chairez. Ellie Byrd, El Heraldo News-Sabre Ruedas, article on the 2015 Scion tC.. Gretha Gudmundsson, El Lider USA, Motor Avenida, article on 2016 Ford Edge. Krystle Smart, El Lider USA, article on 2015 ...


  17. Home-Built 705-horsepower 1962 Chevrolet Nova Street MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... the Nova would have been trundled off to paint jail, Tom stepped up and did the bodywork and applied the understated Scion tC blue as well. Since that phase was physically impossible in his one-car den, he availed the facilities at Spencer's Cycle a ...


  18. Scion's xB gets a sendoff with snowboard-themed 686 Parklan EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Digital Trends

    After over a decade of being mistaken for the packing crate it came in, the Scion xB is being discontinued as the 2015 model year draws to a close. The xB's unusual looks could only get it so far without regular updates, and Scion has some new models ready to replace it.


  19. Scion xB gets one more special editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Autoblog

    The Scion xB , which is apparently still a thing, has added a final special edition to its long-running list, with the new 686 Parklan Edition. It's limited to, you guessed it, 686 units.


  20. This is the Scion xB 686 Parklan EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    ... red trim and, obviously, the 16-inch alloy wheels, which have been finished in gloss black. "The xB has been part of Scion from the very beginning and we wanted to give it a meaningful send-off," said Scion Vice President Andrew Gilleland. "What ...