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post #1 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-08-2012, 09:11 AM Thread Starter
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Scion FR-S

Really interesting looking car coming out next year. Rear drive and 200hp (170 @ rear) looks like it would be fun.

http://www.scionfirst86.com/




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post #2 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-08-2012, 09:15 AM
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The Subaru version is cooler.


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You could also get it as a Toyota:



Or a Subaru:


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post #4 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-08-2012, 09:17 AM Thread Starter
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Subaru engine with a few Toyota tweaks, kinda cool how they worked together to develop. Personally like the looks of the Toyota one. All personal preference of course. Think the market will be big enough for both to share.

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I just wish it was available with Subarus AWD system
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I think that might be out this year. I was reading up on it earlier last month...

But I'm kind of giving up on coupes for a while. I think I finally need to get myself a big boy truck.

aut cum scuto aut in scuto

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Two things stick out about this car:

1) Only 151 torque
2) 215 rear tires

This thing reaks of a sheep in wolf's clothing made with cheap parts to keep the price point down. I put this car on par with the mid 90s Ford Probe.

"includes 10 used-car dealers or auto repair shops, 11 liquor stores and bars--two of which advertise lingerie fashion shows and a third billed as a "gentlemen's club"--three cut-rate motels and one trailer park. The squat, brick municipal building is next to a currency exchange and a few steps from an adult video store. The bars open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:30 a.m."

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Just read Edmunds review, they said it best:

"It's a cheap sports car that doesn't feel cheap."

"includes 10 used-car dealers or auto repair shops, 11 liquor stores and bars--two of which advertise lingerie fashion shows and a third billed as a "gentlemen's club"--three cut-rate motels and one trailer park. The squat, brick municipal building is next to a currency exchange and a few steps from an adult video store. The bars open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:30 a.m."

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200hp? just get a 1980s fiero
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What the hell is this supposed to be?


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sharp looking car. hopefully the version they have at CAS isnt roped off and is the manual version.
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"includes 10 used-car dealers or auto repair shops, 11 liquor stores and bars--two of which advertise lingerie fashion shows and a third billed as a "gentlemen's club"--three cut-rate motels and one trailer park. The squat, brick municipal building is next to a currency exchange and a few steps from an adult video store. The bars open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:30 a.m."

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