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Founded in 2002, Scion is a marquee of vehicles produced by Toyota Motor Corporation. Toyota's idea with Scion was to attract younger 'Generation Y' buyers. To achieve that goal, Scions are priced low and are easy to accessorize. As of February 2007, the average age of a Scion buyer was 39, the lowest in the industry.

Scion Sedan Reviews

2009 Scion xB Review

2009 Scion xB Review

The second-generation xB has grown considerably from the original, offering a larger package, with lots more storage space and a more powerful engine. Fuel-economy may have suffered in the growth process, but that’s about it, as the boxy Scion continues to be one funky compact.

Scion Compact Car Reviews

Scion SUV Reviews

2011 Scion xB Review

2011 Scion xB Review

Several years into its production cycle and the Scion xB still delivers cool looks, amazing cargo room and a blank canvass for creative owners. It could, however, use a slight refresh under the hood.

Scion Sub-Compact Car Reviews

Scion Sports Car Reviews

2015 Scion FR-S Review

2015 Scion FR-S Review

Scion makes a fundamental change to one of our favorite sports cars. Do we still love it?
2013 Scion FR-S Review - Video

2013 Scion FR-S Review - Video

One of the most hyped vehicles in recent memory, the FR-S wowed just about anyone who drove it when it arrived a year ago. But now, the honeymoon is over and it’s time to revisit this baby sports car and see if it still lives up that first drive.
2013 Scion FR-S Review: Road Test - Video

2013 Scion FR-S Review: Road Test - Video

The affordable driver’s car has returned and AutoGuide is back behind the wheel for a more thorough test. Scion’s FR-S might just be the best performance bargain around.

Scion Minivan Reviews

2011 Scion xD Review

2011 Scion xD Review

Over the past few years the sub-compact segment has exploded with new vehicles like the Ford Fiesta and Mazda2. Long before those cars, Scion was early to the game with the xD, but without a major refresh, this econo-box is looking particularly square.

Scion Coupe Reviews

2014 Scion tC Review - Video

The 2014 Scion tC receives substantial styling updates, a few chassis revisions and a new infotainment unit. Is this enough to transform the tC from a stylish lukewarm hatch into a red-blooded hot hatch?
2013 Scion FR-S Review: Road Test - Video

2013 Scion FR-S Review: Road Test - Video

The affordable driver’s car has returned and AutoGuide is back behind the wheel for a more thorough test. Scion’s FR-S might just be the best performance bargain around.

Scion News View All Scion News

Top 10 Cars We’re Tired Of Waiting For

Top 10 Cars We’re Tired Of Waiting For
  “Soon” is quite possibly the least satisfying answer possible, yet we hear it countless times about exciting new cars. Some get a green light and others are shelved in order to make resources for a variety of reasons. Here’s our list of cars that we’ve been hearing about for years only to be left... more

AutoGuide Gearing Up To Tackle Targa Newfoundland

AutoGuide Gearing Up To Tackle Targa Newfoundland
AutoGuide hot-shoe Dave Pratte is headed to Newfoundland, Canada in September, piloting a Scion FR-S with fellow Speed.Academy Editor Peter Tarach during the grueling Targa Newfoundland tarmac rally. In partnership with Scion Racing, Dave and Peter are rebuilding a hand-me-down FR-S from Scion Canada’s Tuner Challenge program, starting with a complete redo of its roll... more

Wild Toyota GT86 Spied Nurburgring Testing

Wild Toyota GT86 Spied Nurburgring Testing
When these spy photos hit our inbox, we were skeptical right away.  In the photos we see a Toyota GT86 fitted with a carbon fiber hood, roof and trunk as well as a set of lightweight Volk wheels. It certainly doesn’t look like any sort of production car and Toyota was quick to calm any... more

Scion FR-S Competing in 2014 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Scion FR-S Competing in 2014 Pikes Peak Hill Climb
The Scion FR-S will return to this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Last year, driver Ken Gushi won the Exhibition Auto Class behind the wheel of the Lexus IS F CCS-R, but this year he’ll be driving into the cockpit of the Scion FR-S built by the GReddy Racing team. Gushi is familiar with... more

Scion FR-S Hybrid Unlikely Says Toyota

Scion FR-S Hybrid Unlikely Says Toyota
Though it could improve performance, a Scion FR-S hybrid is unlikely. Speaking in an interview with Autocar, Toyota marketing director Fabio Capano stated that the Japanese automaker can surely create a GT86 (FR-S) with hybrid technology, but such a model “needs to make proper business sense.” In other words, Toyota believes an FR-S hybrid doesn’t speak to... more

Scion Lineup to Include Sedan, New 5-Door Hatchback

Scion Lineup to Include Sedan, New 5-Door Hatchback
Toyota’s struggling Scion brand will soon get some much needed new product, with an insider confirming a new hatchback will be added to the lineup as well as a product the brand has never before offered, a sedan. The hatchback, AutoGuide has learned, is likely to be a version of the Toyota Auris. In many... more