Archive for the ‘General News’ Category

For the 2015 BRZ, Subaru has given the BRZ an updated version of the iconic World Rally Blue color (same as on 2015 WRX/STI). The new color code is 07X (versus the older “02C” version), as seen in these photos. The 07X World Rally Blue (WRB) color is tri-color/tri-level — containing a base coat, shading […]

This recent report cites the president of Subaru’s parent, Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. and claims that Subaru plans a second generation of the BRZ. The report also says that Fuji Heavy will work on the successor with Toyota, which means we’d be seeing another generation of both the Scion FR-S (86 / GT86) and the […]

The Initial D series has just concluded, and there’s a nice little bonus at the end (spoiler alert, don’t click if you are still waiting to see the conclusion yourself!).

Wednesday June 25, 2014 09:45

Announcing 86EXPO 2014 Presented by FT86CLUB!

It’s that time again folks, following the first successful 86EXPO held last year in Las Vegas, this year’s 86EXPO 2014 (details) will take place on August 9th in… Virginia Beach, VA! We thought we’d spread the love and give our east coast members a chance to gather for some festivities and of course, autocrossing. We’ve […]

Wednesday June 18, 2014 08:29

2015 FR-S Now Online at Scion.com

The 2015 FR-S microsite is now online at Scion.com. And there’s plenty of TRD parts and accessories to be had!

May 2014 sales figures are in for the FR-S and BRZ and they remain strong after 2 years of sales (sales first began in May 2012). 854 BRZ and 1,662 FR-S were sold in May.

Thursday May 29, 2014 18:58

2015 BRZ Series Blue Edition Announced

Subaru has just announced a special edition BRZ – the Series Blue BRZ. 1,000 units will be produced and despite the name, half of the total Series Blue BRZ built will be in World Rally Blue Pearl while the other half will be made in Crystal White Pearl. Check out the full details and pricing […]

Thursday May 29, 2014 17:21

Milestone: 100,000 FR-S/86/GT86 Sold

The FR-S, 86 and GT86 have now cumulatively sold 100,000 units globally! The largest markets were the US (approx. 35,000 sold), Japan (39,000) and Australia (10,000).

Watch Formula D driver Tony Angelo get behind the wheel of his brand new 2014 Scion FR-S and do what he does best, hammer down, and have fun [Video]! This is really his brand new street car, and this is not recommended by anyone.