Find a Car
Go!

Best Car To Buy: The Truck And Sports Coupe Nominees Page 4

Follow Bengt

Scion FR-S

Overall Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: The 2013 Scion FR-S is the real deal: a sports car, built simply, at an affordable price.

Toyota had largely abandoned the idea of the affordable rear-wheel-drive sport coupe; but thanks to a collaboration with Subaru it’s back, and it’s spectacular: in the form of the 2013 Scion FR-S. The FR-S is nearly identical to the BRZ, with the same only subtle tuning changes; it gets its own front and rear look, with only a few subtle changes compared to the nearly identical BRZ. With a good standard-equipment list, a bargain starting price of around $25k, plus an interior that’s quite comfortable for a sport coupe, the FR-S is going to be appreciated by a wide range of people—everyone from weekend track purists to sports-car enthusiasts who want a quick, nimble car for the commute. Get the manual transmission, keep the engine revving, and you’ll be smiling.


 
Follow Us

Commenting is closed for this article
Try My Showroom
Save cars, write notes, and comparison shop with hi-res photos.
Add your first car
Take Us With You!
   

 
© 2015 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.