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Scion FR-S For The Family Man

By | December 13, 2013

It’s no secret that The Daily Derbi is home to some serious fans of the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ.  We’d all be ecstatic to own either one.  Some of us prefer the price tag of the tail happy FR-S while I for one prefer the more generous standard features of the BRZ.  Regardless of […]

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Test Driven: Reactions to the Scion FR-S

By | November 15, 2012

Ever since the Scion FR-S/Toyota GT86/Subaru BRZ was announced, we’ve been drooling over it. It’s like a more beautiful, more powerful Toyota MR2. Or a less powerful Porsche Cayman. Either way, it’s in a category of its own. Finally, thanks to two local Toyota dealerships, we drove it. What was it Like? In a word, […]

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SEMA 2012 – Scion FR-S Feature

By | November 2, 2012

We’re here at SEMA 2012 in Las Vegas. It’s officially our favorite car show in the entire world. Inevitably, every year there are a handful of cars that enthusiasts gravitate toward. This year, the clear favorite is the Scion FR-S. It won the 2012 SEMA award for Hottest Sport Compact, which is a no-brainer Amazingly […]

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Aero Package For Scion FR-S Now Available… Sort Of…

By | June 19, 2012

We love the Toyo-baru GT-RZ whatever-you-call-it.  Its looks, its balance, and finally a real challenger to the Miata (sorry Chad!)  The thing is though, we have yet to get our hands on one.  Coming home this evening I saw a beautiful Scion FR-S in a metallic orange parked on my street.  My wife and I […]

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The Scion FR-S: Not A Car For Straight People

By | December 13, 2011

Perhaps that title should have said straight-driving people. Why? Because the Scion FR-S doesn’t really like to go in straight lines, that’s why. It likes to go sideways, and does it rather well, too. Check out the video below of Formula D drift god Ken Gushi taking a go at sliding a new, totally stock […]

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The Scion FR-S Concept Is A Rebadged FT-86, Just Make The Damn Car Already

By | April 20, 2011

One of the oldest stories to appear on the Daily Derbi was the development of the Toyota FT-86 concept. It was an idea that put rear-wheel-drive in a sports chassis surrounded by beautiful lines and body panels and a sub $25k pricetag. A year and a half later, the FT-86 remains just an idea with […]

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