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sr scion iq project

SR Scion IQ Project

Interestingly enough, another custom company has undertaken a Toyota IQ project. Well, when we say Toyota we actually mean a Scion. And, yes, last week was an Aston Martin but this is all just badge talk. So today we have the SR autogroup made IQ – sporty, aggressive and with big wheels. For a body kit, SR have chosen Fiveaxis components. They account for the front lip, side skirts, rear lip, and the roof spoiler. But a body kit does not look complete if it isn't almost grinding on the ground

short preview on next weeks north american international auto show

Short preview on next weeks North American International Auto Show

Everything about this year’s North American International Auto Show will spin around small vehicles. As the population grows big and hence the customers of vehicles too, there is obviously the tendency of making more downsized automobiles. The North American International Auto Show will take place next week in Detroit.  In addition, there will also be a premiere of the automotive world's most eagerly anticipated new vehicle. The North American

scion fr-s

2013 Scion FR-S

Scion has announced the 2013 FR-S, which looks a lot like Toyota GT86 and Subaru BRZ. Moreover, the new model will be powered by the same 2.0 liter Subaru Boxer engine with 200PS (147 kW) and 205Nm (151 lb-ft) of torque. 2013 Scion FR-S can be opted with either 6-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed automatic transmission. The car is designed entirely to bring supreme driving pleasure and this is for sure, especially with a 53 to 47 front-to-rear weight ratio. Still, the FR-S is not exactly t

scion iq at the 2011 sema show - tatsu, evasive, sibal

Scion iQ at the 2011 SEMA Show - Tatsu, Evasive, Sibal

Several tuned iQ small city cars will be exhibited at the 2011 SEMA Show, next week in Las Vegas. Three iQ have been created for the show’s Tuner Challenge, with a fourth custom special displaying a radical chop-top look. They are joined at SEMA by further American-market models that have been given ultimate makeover

2012 scion iq

2012 Scion iQ

Toyota USA has introduced the new 2012 Scion iQ, which boasts 11 Airbags and Star Safety SystemTM, Bluetooth and HD RadioTM Technology as standard. "Scion prides itself on being an innovative brand with a lineup of iconic vehicles that set automotive trends," commented Jack Hollis, vice president of Scion. "The iQ is the fourth vehicle in the family, and it will define the premium micro-subcompact segment as the choice for new urbanites who want clever transportation without a sacrifice in

scion fr-s sports coupe concept

Scion FR-S Sports Coupe Concept

Scion has introduced a new staggering model FR-S Concept. The rear wheel drive sports coupe was presented at the 2011 New York International Auto Show (NAIAS). The vehicle will be on display through May 1. Still, FR-S is practically a Toyota FT-86 with the emblem of Scion. "Scion is always experimenting with new things," commented Jack Hollis, Scion vice president. "The brand is iconic with the xB, adrenalized by the tC, and groundbreaking with the iQ. The FR-S will expand the brand into y

Scion xB Stretched Out by Cartel King

Scion xB was stretched by Cartel King with 48” and features suicide-style doors. Now it is a real limo with enough room to adopt a new set of audio enclosures and a TV partition. Because of the added weight, the tuning specialists boosted the engine with an AEM Air Intake, Cartel Straight Exhaust and a STRUP Performance Header. The chasis was upgraded, too. The limo offers a softer ride due to the Cartel Custom Air Bag system. The rear factory suspension has been re-engineered to fit the

Scion premiered publicly its 2011 xB

At the New York International Auto Show last week, Scion has unwrapped publicly its freshened, robust urban utility vehicle 2011 Scion xB. Designed with unmistakably aggressive styling and boxy shape, the 2011 xB is aimed at the younger generation. For model year 2011, the bold city ride renders newly shaped front slim-line upper grille and large mouth-like lower opening. Its rectangular body ensures a surprising amount of interior space and flexibility. On the inside, the youth vehicle boast

2011 Five Axis Scion iQ at NYIAS

Five Axis, the high-end show vehicles designer has released a stunningly modified Scion iQ at the New York International Auto Show 2010. The custom styled compact ride was presented as a part of the grand North American premiere of the all-new 2011 Scion iQ premium micro-subcompact car. The urban iQ show car is distinguished by unique and exclusively elegant styling.  It boasts sophisticated exterior which packs special Titanium shade, newly shaped aerodynamic elements and sleek 18-inch mult

five axis presents highly-modified 2011 scion tc

Five Axis presents highly-modified 2011 Scion tC

At the NYIAS 2010, Scion has unwrapped a Five Axis exclusively styled 2011 Scion tC. Showcasing just one of the almost unlimited possibilities available on the aftermarket, the high-end Five Axis Scion tC stands out with amazingly sleek and aggressive appeal. The refined tC’s incredible street look is achieved through a special four-inch wide-body conversion and unique House of Color custom formulated exterior shade, which carries the name Bloodshot. Furthermore, the ride packs Tein adjustable coil-over suspen

Scion announced xB Release Series 7.0 limited edition

At the Los Angeles Auto Show, Scion will exhibit its latest limited-edition vehicle, the 2010 Scion xB RS 7.0. The xB Release Series 7.0 comes equipped with a special DAMB body kit, which is consist of front lip, rear lip and side skirts. The unique exterior appeal is strengthened by a fresh Murasaki paint finish, whic

2010 Scion xD with New Audio System and Stability Control - Pricing Announced

Scion announced the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the 2010 xD five-door urban subcompact. The xD rolls into its third model year with new standard and optional audio systems and also gains standard Vehicle Stability Control (VSC). The enhancements to the 2010 xD come with a modest MSRP increase of $150. The base MSRP for the xD is $14,800 when equipped with a manual transmission and $15,600 with an automatic transmission.