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What's Next for Scion?

By Kelsey Mays on April 27, 2015


Toyota's youth-oriented Scion division introduced two new models — the 2016 iA sedan and iM hatchback — at the 2015 New York International Auto Show, injecting a lot of life into a brand that's been fighting flagging sales; where does… Read More

What's Next for Scion?

By Kelsey Mays on April 27, 2015

Toyota's youth-oriented Scion division introduced two new models — the 2016 iA sedan and iM hatchback — at the 2015 New York International Auto Show, injecting a lot of life into a brand that's been fighting flagging sales; where does… Read More

Hey Metal Heads: Slayer-Inspired Scion to Stalk SEMA

By Matt Schmitz on September 19, 2014

As long as there has been heavy metal, teenagers have sought out bands with which to frighten their parents. Now there's a car to really drive 'em nuts. In November, Toyota-owned Scion will unleash a special-edition car perfectly suited for… Read More

Top 10 Urban Cars

By Kelsey Mays on August 11, 2014

From squeezing between a Dumpster and a wall to holding your breath as a bus hard aports past your bumper, cities can be an automotive minefield. And cars are often the casualties. Need proof? Look no further than auto insurance… Read More

Top 10 Used Cars for $10K

By Kelsey Mays on March 17, 2014

Although new cars offer the latest design, tech and safety features, shoppers buy more of their used counterparts: about 2.7 used cars for every new car sold in 2013, according to CNW Marketing Research. It's hard to blame shoppers. The… Read More

Toyota Lets Dealers Drop Scion Without Penalties

By Kelsey Mays on August 23, 2013

With Scion sales down 1.8% through July — in a market up 8.4% — Toyota told its dealers they could drop the flagging youth brand without any penalty. So reports Automotive News (subscription required), citing dealers who attended the automaker's… Read More

Scion Makes Touch-Screen Standard

By Matt Schmitz on August 19, 2013

Scion announced this week that its 2014 lineup would get a touch-screen audio system. All models will come with the Scion Display Audio System featuring a 6.1-inch LCD touch-screen, AM/FM/CD/HD Radio, hands-free phone and music streaming via Bluetooth and an… Read More

Top 10 Best Base Models

By David Thomas on June 12, 2013

An ode to the base model. Black door handles and a seat that can't move up and down/ paying monthly for not a lot has me feeling like a clown. Just because you might not be able to afford more… Read More

Scion Series 10 Limited Editions Celebrate Brand's 10th Birthday

By Aaron Bragman on March 28, 2013

Coming to dealers in June will be special editions of Scion's entire lineup, including the just-announced 2014 Scion tC. Marking the brand's 10th anniversary, the Scion 10 Series editions of the xB, xD, iQ, FR-S and tC will all be… Read More

Scion xB Lives Another Year

By Jennifer Geiger on December 6, 2012

Despite rumors of the Scion xB's looming demise, it looks like the funky box will live another year. Toyota announced that the xB will return for model-year 2013 with lightly updated exterior styling and a slightly higher price. The 2013… Read More

Black Friday: Best Cars for Serious Shoppers

By Jennifer Newman on November 20, 2012

A successful Black Friday shopping trip is all in the planning. Bargain hunters study store ads and websites as though they're cramming for a test, and now they have less time to do so as several major chains — Sears,… Read More