TGIF[R-S]: Does It Drift?

Welcome to the latest installment of our weekly series: TGIF[R-S], where Features Editor Sami Haj-Assaad details the ownership experience of the  Scion FR-S. So far he’s explained his reasoning behind  buying the FR-Sthe delivery experience, the  day-to-day driving feel of the coupe, the  car’s track potential and break-in procedure and discusses any teething issues that popped up during its first month.

Thanks to Scion, this past weekend I had a chance to attend an open drifting session at Shannonville Motorsports Park.

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TGIF[R-S]: One Month In

Welcome to the latest installment of our weekly series: TGIF[R-S], where Features Editor Sami Haj-Assaad details the ownership experience of the Scion FR-S. So far he’s explained his reasoning to buy the FR-S, the delivery experience, the day-to-day driving feel of the coupe, and the car’s track potential and break-in procedure.

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TGIF[R-S]: Unleashed

Welcome to the latest installment of TGIF[R-S], our series where Features Editor Sami Haj-Assaad details his purchasing and ownership experience of the new  Scion FR-S. If this is your first time seeing the series be sure to check out the first articles, where Sami talks about his decision to  buy the FR-S, and takes  delivery of his new car. Last week Sami discussed what one week of the FR-S is like.

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TGIF[R-S]: The Honeymoon, and Living With the FR-S

Welcome to the third instalment of TGIF[R-S], our series where Features Editor Sami Haj-Assaad details his purchasing and ownership experience of the new Scion FR-S. If this is your first time seeing the series be sure to check out the first article, where Sami talks about his decision to buy the FR-S, and the second article where Sami discusses the delivery of his new car.

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TGIF[R-S]: No Longer the FR-S, but My FR-S

Welcome to the second installment of TGIF[R-S]. If you missed the first in our new series documenting life with the most hyped sports car of our times, get up to date here. Then continue on with AutoGuide Features Editor Sami Haj-Assaad as he takes deliver of his very own Scion FR-S.

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TGIF[R-S]: Why I Bought the Scion FR-S

Welcome to the first installment of a new Friday feature on AutoGuide: TGI FR-S. Focused on Scion’s new sports car, it’s not a review, or a behind the scene’s look at how the rear-drive Toyota came to be; rather it’s one auto journalist’s first-hand account of buying an FR-S, from the decision, to delivery, to life with perhaps the most hyped sports car of our time.

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Nissan Compact Sports Car in the Works, Will Compete With Scion FR-S

Given how successful the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ’s sales have been, it’s no surprise that other Japanese automakers are turning their attention towards building their own compact sports car. 

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Subaru BRZ Sells Out in Australia in Three Hours

There’s pretty much no debating that the Subaru BRZ and the Scion FR-S are hot sellers, landing themselves as the fastest selling cars in America during the month of May. But if records were ever kept on fastest selling cars, we believe the BRZ conquered all when it went on sale in Australia.

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Subaru BRZ Not Getting Discount, Company Says

Contrary to yesterday’s story, according to Subaru, the BRZ is not being offered with any discounts. 

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Scion FR-S Forcing Dealers to Discount Subaru BRZ

Subaru knew that the BRZ would not sell as well as the Scion FR-S just based on price, but now it looks like the pricing of the FR-S is forcing some Subaru dealers to offer incentives. 

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Subaru BRZ is so Hot It Melts The Room- Video

The Subaru BRZ is a hot looking car, and in this new commercial, Subaru really wants us to feel the heat. 

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Subaru BRZ, Scion FR-S Fastest Selling Cars in May

No real surprise here, but the Subaru BRZ and the Scion FR-S were the fastest selling cars in the month of May, sitting on dealership lots an average of four and five days, respectively, before turning over to their joyful new owners.

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Scion FR-S Drifted by Canadian Pro Pat Cyr- Video

After recently announcing a sponsorship of Canadian drifter Pat Cyr, Scion has released a video of the professional taking the FR-S on the track for some tire burning action. 

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Toyota GT 86 Race Car Modded and Competition-Ready

The Toyota GT 86 generates enough buzz by itself, but it’s hard to resist looking at pictures of a race-modified version like the one in our gallery below.

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2013 Scion FR-S Launch Coincides With Canadian Motorsport Sponsorship

Aspiring Canadian racers have something to look forward to this summer as Scion announces its plan to sponsor motorsports drivers for the second year in a  row. 

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