On Wednesday, I was out at New York’s Monticello Motor Club driving the new RC and RC F on the private road course. While driving impressions are under embargo until September 4th, I can say I had a total blast. At the bar after roughly four hours of hots laps, a bunch of the writers [...]
Seeing as Toyota has had good luck with its Subaru partnership, wouldn’t it be cool if they could hook up with another manufacturer to create a new Scion? What about that BMW collaboration?
The Scion xA is an awesome little car. Good looks, great on gas, a real deal compared to most subcompacts in its class. The peppy, xA made its U.S. debut in 2004. Motortrend.com recommends the 2006 Scion xA as a best used car for teens. Lucky buyers can still find decent models for less than $5000. [...]
While seemingly everyone in the automotive press has heaped praise on the FR-S, as a whole, Scion itself hasn’t exactly been swimming in accolades. That’s what we here in the industry call putting it mildly. So it was cool to see the Chicago Tribune’s Robert Duffer throw some kind words at the sports car’s humble stablemate, [...]
There have been plenty of folks in the automotive community who’ve stepped up to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and Rutledge Wood of Top Gear USA fame put a smoky twist on his video by using a 2JZ-powered, RWD-converted Scion xB to deliver himself to the waiting cold shower. Even before the IBC, you’ve [...]