Scion Unveiled FR-S Sports Coupe Concept at 2011 Newyork Auto Show

April 22, 2011 / by / 0 Comment

Good new for the speed seekers! Scion unveiled the FR-S Sports Coupe on 20th of April 2011. Scion introduced this concept Sports Coupe car in 2011 Newyork International Auto Show. This dream car of millions will be available from 1st May. Scion’ Vice President Jack Hollis said, “Scion is always experimenting with new things, the brand is ionic with the xB, adrenalized by the tC, and the groundbreaking with the iQ. The FR-S will expand the brand into yet another new dimension that I know it is truly designed for ”Salient Specifications of FR-S Sports Coupe.

Scion FR-S Sports Coupe

FR-S Concept is Rear-Wheel drive vehicle, being a sports car it is extremely powerful car and stylish enough to inspire anyone. Outstandingly balanced performance, superb MPG value made it a worthwhile vehicle. It sounds like the creative head of FR-S was inspired from AE86 Corolla, which is called as Hachi-Rocku, because FR-S is reflection of AE86 generation of Corolla.

Engine of FR-S Sports Coupe

Inspiration is inspiration, especially when it comes to practical adaption it really matters, FR-S has been especially designed to maintain a fair balance of its rear-drive pattern. That’s why it is equipped with 2.0 liters boxer engine. Manufacturer has thoughtfully designed its engine so that size and shape of engine could balance the front-to-rear mass ratio.

Engine of Scion FR-S Sports Coupe is unique and innovative, surprised? Yes it is true as Toyota has incorporated boxer in its D4-S injection system, it operates on direct as well as port injection, and as a result you could yield enhanced horsepower and increased torque without worrying about the MPG.

Manual and Automatic Transmission

FR-S Sports Coupe has come up with both manual and automatic transmission; manual transmission provides speedy and accurate shifts along with short-throw. On the other hand, automatic transmission provides forceful and athletic shifts.

Exterior of FR-S Sports Coupe

According to Hollis, “Akio Toyota has mentioned that he is going to bring the fun-to-drive spirit back to Toyota. I know that the Scion FR-S Concept is one of the ways that he plans to accomplish that”.

Exterior of this sporty concept car is more than attractive; its hood line is smooth and low, its front is quite wider that gives it an elegant look. How can we forget its angular headlights, whose bright LED cluster adds an extra “plus” in its looks? Roofline is aerodynamic and sleek shape wise. FR-S features 20×8.5 inches front wheels and 20×10.5 inches rear wheels which are quite muscular to empower it as rear-wheel Sports Coupe.

Design of FR-S Sports Coupe

Concept of “pure balance” has been exercised in overall functioning of FR-S Sports Coupe because it is light weight and has short wheelbase.

Consequently, one can easily drift this sports car and can confidently turn around from narrow corners as well.

Impressive?? Isn’t it?? If you are really impressed by this sports coupe, keep your fingers crossed and wait till May to get this stunning Sporty FR-S Sports Coupe.

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