Very few automotive enthusiasts would argue that lightweight cars aren’t fun to drive. Continue Reading...
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It seems Toyota is preparing an update for the GT86, known in North America as the Scion FR-S. Continue Reading...
More rumors of the next-generation Toyota GT86 have surfaced. Continue Reading...
Toyota has released another special edition of its affordable sports car that won’t be making its way to the U.S. Continue Reading...
The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata platform could spawn the next-generation Scion FR-S. Continue Reading...
A fleet of retro Toyota GT86 sport cars are heading to the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Continue Reading...
Enthusiasts wanted an affordable rear-wheel drive sports car, so Toyota delivered the Scion FR-S. It seems like the Japanese automaker is listening to its fans again for the mid-cycle refresh of its tail-happy coupe and will inject it with more performance. Continue Reading...
Contrary to past rumors indicating its demise, a successor to the FR-S/BRZ is in the works. Continue Reading...
Hopes of a Scion FR-S convertible variant and a more powerful turbo model are officially dead in the water. Continue Reading...
If there’s one thing both the Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S lacks, it’s power. Continue Reading...
Hard work from the Speedhunters team paid off as the Maximum Attack FR-S claimed top honors at this year’s Scion Tuner Challenge. Continue Reading...
Slayer and Scion may not seem like they have anything in common, but hey, this is SEMA and we’ve certainly seen crazier cars and brand-tie-ups. The Japanese automaker is showing off its custom chops here at the show with a number of unique takes on its cars. Continue Reading...
All three of this year’s Scion Tuner Challenge entries have made their way to the 2014 SEMA Show. Continue Reading...
Scion just unveiled the lineup of vehicles it’ll be showing off at SEMA next week. The brand’s tC, xB and FR-S models have received some notable aftermarket attention. Continue Reading...
Dave and Peter finished Targa Newfoundland last week safely and with quite a bit to be proud of. Continue Reading...
The guys are still fighting their way through Targa Newfoundland on Canada’s east coast. Continue Reading...
Our performance driver and his partner are currently winding their race-prepped Scion FR-S out to its limit in Newfoundland, but they didn’t just show up and start driving. It’s a process. Continue Reading...
AutoGuide’s high-performance test driver Dave Pratte and his Speed Academy partner Peter Tarach continue their mad thrash on the Scion FR-S they’re preparing for Targa Newfoundland, this time by upgrading the sway bars, bushings and ball joints. Continue Reading...
The Targa Newfoundland Scion Racing FR-S is running in the Modern group at this year’s five-day tarmac rally, meaning Dave and Peter had to keep the engine naturally aspirated. As you’ll see in Episode 5 of their YouTube series, they started with an AEM intake system and a HKS single-exit exhaust system. Continue Reading...
If you want a yellow Scion FR-S, get ready to pay $30,760 including destination. Continue Reading...
If you’re shopping for a sports car under $30,000 – AutoGuide.com has you covered. Continue Reading...
Yesterday we eliminated five cars from the 2014 AutoGuide Under $30,000 Performance Car Shootout. That leaves the final three, which are all completely different takes on affordable fun. Weren’t we surprised when the numbers were tabulated and the top cars included not just all-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive and front-wheel drive rivals, but a hatchback, a… Continue Reading...
Yesterday we took eight fun-to-drive performance vehicles under $30,000 and put them through their paces on the street. After much deliberation, we chose the 2014 Ford Fiesta ST as the king of the street. Despite a somewhat harsh ride, nothing else matches the raw, hilariously fun driving experience behind the wheel. Continue Reading...
Sporty cars are not dead. Rumors of their demise are premature. Thrill-packed machinery litters the automotive landscape, available to suit nearly every budget. When it comes to motoring fun, one of the most intriguing segments is the under $30,000 price bracket, where several enticing choices can be found in a variety of shapes and sizes. Continue Reading...