Archive For The “Scion” Category

New York Auto Show 2014

By | April 22, 2014

The New York Auto Show is the last auto show on US soil for the season until November when everyone rolls into Los Angeles.  The Big Apple didn’t offer very many big announcements this year but it did bring in a few new redesigns.  We take a look at ten of them.  We’ll start with […]

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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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Video: Toyota GT86 “Fails” Moose Test

By | October 26, 2012

The all new Toyota GT86, or Scion FR-S on this side of the pond, is still undergoing rigorous tests both for reviews as well as safety.  The latest test it underwent is the famous “moose test” aka the emergency lane change test.  The idea is simple: something jumps out onto the road just ahead of […]

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Subaru BRZ STI Is Go!

By | October 23, 2012

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of Toyobaru’s that are the FR-S and BRZ.  When it comes to lightweight, rear drive sports cars that go easy on the wallet, you can’t get much better than these two.  Designed to be driver’s cars in the purest form, the Scion and Subaru twins don’t leave much […]

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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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