2016 Scion FR-S Redesign, Release and Changes

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2016 Scion FR-S Redesign, Release and Changes – Welcome to Futurecarrelease.com, this time I will give information about the world, namely the Scion. More precisely 2016 Scion FR-S will be present in the world car market by 2016. I will present information about the 2016 Scion FR-S is about a review, release date, price, specs and engine. Congratulations read something about the information that I have prepared, and if you want to know the latest updates about the latest cars visit the blog Futurecarrelease.com.


Scion brand is a division of Toyota, specialized for production of vehicles for North American market. It was founded in 2002, and produced total of 6 models. FRS is the youngest in the line-up. 2016 Scion FRS will go through mid-cycle facelift, and changes made on this model will affect its weight, performance and design. However, the biggest fuss is caused the news about new body styles of the FRS, which will be offered with upcoming model year.

The 2016 Scion FRS will be one of the leading luxury compact sports coupe model developed by Japanese multinational automobile manufacturing giant Toyota Motor Corporation. It should be noted that Toyota sells its cars in North America (Canada & United States) under the brand name Scion, while its flagship sports coupe Toyota GT 86 is marketed as Scion FRS. It is also marketed as Subaru BRZ in the rest of the world. The model was introduced in 2012 and has a primary front engine placement & Rear wheel drive platform. The name “FRS” is an abbreviated version for “Front engine; Rear wheel drive; Sport”.According to car experts, the 2016 Scion FRS was spotted at a Toyota Car testing facility in Nuremberg Germany, and is most likely to receive a design upgrade considering its huge success in 2012. In addition to an updated design, next generation Toyota GT 86 prototype is all set to receive a new engine with additional power output & fuel efficiency.

Scion FR-S is one type of a car which exceeds its reputation owing to its abilities and features which supersede those of its rivals. Its prototype has been spotted undergoing road test within Germany. This will be the fourth generation of this model which is expected to come with a refined engine and improved transmissions which will enable it to be an all-road automobile. By going with the spotted prototype, it means that scion’s FR-s will be updated and introduced as a 2016 year model. This will be an entirely new model but it will come with some few features which made it outstanding, in addition to a few new features which will make it more futuristic. This model will not be gender biased hence tit will captivate both genders. The 2016 Scion FR-S is therefore the right car for anyone who will be shopping for a fancy, a comfortable and a high performance auto.

The Scion FR-S is a grand tourer sports coupe, which was jointly developed by Subaru and Toyota. It is also known as Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ. All three models share pretty much the same characteristics and while Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ are offered worldwide, Scion FR-S is offered exclusively in North America. It came originally in early 2012 and its name is derived from the description of the platform, F front engine, R rear wheel drive and S sport. According to the latest reports, it is expected that 2016 Scion FR-S will come with some refreshments, which will mostly be visual nature.

2016 Scion FR-S Redesign

2016 Scion FR-S Price

Pricing for the new 2016 Scion FR-S has been set at $26,000 – $48,000 based on current exchange rates. If there are changes on the 2016 Scion FR-S we will notify you as soon as possible, so keep follow our blog.

2016 Scion FR-S Changes

The majority of exterior changes are related to FRS’s construction. Its platform will stay the same, but new FRS will be built out of light-weighted materials, used much more than for its previous version. Sedan and convertible models will also be presented for 2016 model year, for the first time, while coupe version will remain the main version of the vehicle. Sedan model is expected to be around 20 inches longer than the coupe, and 4 inches higher.

2016 Scion FR-S Concept

2016 Scion FR-S Release Date

A mysterious Toyota GT 86 prototype was recently spotted testing at Germany’s Nürburgring and is believed to be for an updated version of the rear-wheel-drive sports car. The GT 86 was first introduced at the Tokyo Motor Show back in 2011 and we’ll likely see this updated version at the same event in 2015.

This means that Scion’s version of the GT 86, the FR-S, should see the update introduced for the 2016 model year. It’s not clear if Subaru’s version of the car, the BRZ, will also receive the update but the move is likely considering the cars are built on the same line at Subaru’s Gunma Main Plant in Japan.

2016 Scion FR-S Specs

A large number of people around the world eagerly await the release of the new 2016 Scion FR-S, which will be in all respects more advanced than its predecessor, which was also excellent. Brand Scion in recent years very popular all over the world, and that’s what the company Toyota wanted to achieve with your brand and even more so to diversify its influence in the automotive industry. As things stand now in front of the car is excellent bright future. The leaders of the company have recently reported that the Scion division of Toyota to create 4-Door Saloon car and started it in 2016 as the FR-S cars. Dimensions for 734A are as follows: length 187 inches, height 55 inches and width 70 inches. What is interesting to note is that these dimensions coincide with those of the excellent Subaru Legacy.

Its exterior will be extremely redesigned in comparison with the outgoing model’s exterior. The new fourth generation model will be more aggressive. It will acquire a nicely sculpted and masculine body shape with slightly changed body lines and newly redesigned head lights. 2016 Scion FR-S will also get some improved aerodynamics while its chassis will be made out of a large amount of carbon fiber, meaning that it will be much lighter. This auto will be offered as a four door saloon car as well as a cabriolet. Its dimensions will be 187 inches in length, 70 inches in width and 55 inches in height. These dimensions will make it be of similar size with the Subaru Legacy. Again, it will be offered in seven different exterior colors and frame less doors which will make it more appealing. Both the four-door and the cabriolet will come with similar power units, but with different wheels and a different rear for the cabriolet since it will get a soft-top. Other exterior features include variable intermittent wipers, rear defogger, a new exhaust system, 17 inch alloy wheels, 215/45R17 87W performance tires and an inside mounted spare tire.

Although some modifications are expected, the basic characteristics of the car will remain unchanged. The 2016 Scion FR-S will be a very well balanced sports car with rear-wheel drive and mounted boxer engine. The main changes will be on the cars visual appearance. New model will come with basically same look, but with several modifications, which will make it more aggressive and more attractive. The most of the changes will be on the front end, so expect some tweaks on the areas such as grille, headlights or bumper. When it is about interior, some small modifications are also expected. The 2016 FR-S will feature black interior with black patterned dash trim. There will be advanced features like  leather and Alcantara heated seats, automatic HVAC controls, touchscreen with navigation, a push-button start etc.

As for the exterior of the new 2016 Scion FR-S should say that it comes with an altered rear end, and a small door. Its front end will be much changed, or rather it will be almost the same as its predecessor. If someone wants to get a little better picture of the layout of beauties, many can help him review Concept of the Subaru BRZ-based Cross Sport. The new FR-S will be more difficult than before, which will influence the motor. Because of their weight will not be possible to drive the engine is 2.0 L flat-4 engine. This engine would simply be bad for a weight that is greater than before. What is expected when the engine is concerned that it will introduce engine expert team who will be able to produce 250 hp at the inclusion of a turbocharger to the engine of this car.

2016 Scion FR-S Changes

2016 Scion FR-S Engine

Things under the hood are likely to remain unchanged. The 2016 Scion FR-S will be powered by the same 2.0 liter Boxer engine, which has maximum output of 200 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of max torque. However, this engine could be slightly boosted up, so 2016 FR-S could come with some additional power. Current model has great performances it goes from 0 to 60 in about 6 seconds, ¼ mile time is around 14.7 seconds, while top speed is over 145 mph.

Under the hood of the upcoming Scion FRS we can expect same engine, although better output numbers, for the regular coupe version. It is a 2.0-liter horizontally opposed 4-cylinder unit, which currently delivers 200 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. Transmission choices will remain the same, meaning that 2016 Scion FRS will offer both manual and automatic 6-speeder.

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