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2014 Scion FR-S and tC Limited Edition Monogram Models In Detroit

For the 2014 North American International Auto Show, Scion has an interesting trick up its sleeve that would blow performance lovers away. Scion is going to present the 2014 FR-S and tC Monogram series limited edition models in Detroit on January 14. The performance-specific models will be on display for the first time at the North American International Auto Show and will hit the dealerships early February. “Through this limited edition Monogram Series, Scion brought together extra comforts and conveniences in the FR-S and tC without sacrificing value,” said Scion Vice President Doug Murtha.

“By incorporating these features as standard for a limited time, we provide a great price to go head-to-head with the competition and encourage more drivers to get excited about experiencing a Scion.” The Scion FR-S Monogram Series comes with features like Leather seats with Alcantara inserts, BeSpoke Premium Audio with navigation, Smart Key with push button



Scion Concept Car Trio Unveiled Ahead Of SEMA Debut

Like every year, this year’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show is going to be very promising as there will be plenty of vehicles to feast your eyes upon. The show will take place in Las Vegas between November 5 and 8. As we know, there will be a lot of concepts at the show and adding up to that list is a trio of concepts from Scion which it has announced just recently. The concepts are not built by Scion and are the result of a Tuner Challenge held by the brand. As per the challenge, three custom car builders were given a stock 2014 tC plus $15,000 to design and modify the car within 90 days.

The first builder, Josh Croll of Mertztown, Pa., converted his tC to a right-hand drive model, the first in the world. The paint scheme was kept flashy hot rod orange, with European



ACP and Wimpey with Scion xD got first ever win in 2WD class of Sno*Drift at Rally America 2013

In the two-wheel drive[2WD] class in Rally America National Championship on January 26th-27th in Atlanta, Michigan, the team from Scion – Andrew Comrie-Picard and Jeremy Wimpey racing with 2012 Scion xD, has secured the first ever win of the season at the 2WD class of Sno*Drift event, by taking a total time of 2:50:57.5 and a 5 minutes lead from the team of Dillon Van Way and Andrew Edwards of 2011 Ford Fiesta. Covering the all 20 challenging snow covered stages, Andrew with Wimpey was the 1st to reach the finish line in the 2WD class.

Andrew Comrie-Picard also known by the name od “ACP” said – “I’m so proud of the entire team, and this victory belongs to them.This season’s new Scion xD is lighter, stronger, faster, easier to service, more predictable and easier to drive”. According to him, he found the new enhancement in Scion xD, has made the ride very smooth all the time and



Scion will show all 5 models while focusing 2013 FR-S at Chicago Auto Show

Famous in youngster for its sporty nature in delivering the desired power and performance – the Scion is know for its most attractive and sporty models lineup and to set more bigger standard in the segment, Scion is all prepared with one of its exhibit lineup model – the 2013 Scion FR-S here FR-S stands for the Front-engine, Rear-wheel drive, and Sports Model, to be showcased at the upcoming and most awaited show -  2013 Chicago Auto Show, the FR-S sports car went on sale last spring and from then the sports model has won many awards through media channels, and one which is the most honorable – the “Best of 2013”award from Cars.com.

Scion in the famous exhibition of Chicago Auto Show, is bringing the five models lineup which will be presented with very user-friendly way in their respective counters and providing the valuable information about the models to the guest with Scion brand and



New Scion xD is all prepared for 2013 Rally America National Championship

Scion Racing is all prepared with its new Scion xD for the upcoming Rally America National Championship started from January 25th, 2013. Starting with event Sno*Drift Rally on 25th -26th in Atlanta -Michigan, team comprising of Driver Andrew Comrie-Picard is going to enjoy and compete all 7 challenging events of Rally America National Championship. The rally off-course consists of tough and challenging situation where team has to cruse through gravel, dirt or snow over a course covering hundreds of miles.

Upgrading the 2013 Scion xD with all-new suspension, extra horsepower with enhanced weight distribution and dog engagement transmission. Scion marketing and special events manager, Mr. Steve Hatanaka are very confident of the selected team best performamnce and said – “The combination of the xD subcompact, a top-notch team race team and one of rally’s best drivers, Andrew Comrie-Picard, is sure to create a competitive and exciting series.”. On the last year Rally Championship, the completed the



2013 Scion tC Release Series 8.0 Price Announced

Scion has announced on 10th July, 2012 about the price details of its upcoming 2013 Scion tC Release Series 8.0 in California. The much anticipated model, tC rs 8, Scion has declared that it will produced only 2000 new models of tc Release Series 8 and will be supplied on showrooms at dealers end in the later week of this month, July 2012. However, you can catch the glimpse of Scion tc rs 8 at next round of Formula DRIFT in Washington between 22 to 23 July 2012. As far as price is concerned, the Manual variant of Scion tc rs8, will cost you $22,545 that includes a delivery cost of $730 and the Automatic variant will cost you with a price tag of $23,595 that also includes a delivery cost of $730.

The 2013 Scion tC Release Series 8.0 is showcased online with photos showing attractive Red Exterior with black 18



2013 Scion FR-S in California for US

A combined product of Toyota and Subaru, the FR-S is the rear-wheel-drive sports coupe of Scion-badged version that will be launched and delivered in U.S. in 2013. The FR-S direct-injected 2.0 liters engine generates 200 horsepower and a torque of 151 lb-ft. Its loaded with 6-speed manual gearbox with standard equipment. On Safety features, FR-S has ABS system with 11.6 vented disc. in front and rear brakes. And Airbags for dual front, driver knee & front-rear curtain. Adding more safety by warranties for Scion on Power-strain, basic, roadside assistance.

Scion-FR-S-Rear-View-Orange-2013 For suspension it is equipped with Struts and Multi-link technology of front and rear suspension. The Scion FR-S is tested with data like less CO2 emission, good fuel mileage on city and highway with great control of car on road. The base price is tagged as 24,200 Dollars.   Specification and Features : Scion FR-S 2013 POWER 200 hp @ 7000 rpm TORQUE 151