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    Video: New drifting world record set in Toyota GT86
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    We have entered a drifting arms race. Last year, BMW smashed the Guinness World Record for the longest drift by hanging the tail out for 82.6 kilometres around a wet skid pad in an M5 at the BMW Performance Driving School in South Carolina. That beat the previous milestone of nearly seven miles ...

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    Spy Shots: Lightweight Toyota GT86 spotted on Nordschleife with carbon panels, upgraded aero
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    We've seen (and frankly reported on) so many rumours of more powerful and performance-focused versions of the Subaru BRZ, Toyota GT86 and Scion FR-S at this point that haven't materialized that, at this point, we're almost tired of them. Almost. But what we have here was enough to pique our jaded ...

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    Official: Cosworth announces Power Packages for Subaru BRZ, Scion FR-S with up to 380 hp [w/video]
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    Cosworth stands on the list of the most famous engine tuners in the world with its DFV engine engine dominating Formula One for a time in the '70s. So when it teases plans to take on the FA20 engine from Subaru and Toyota found in the BRZ, Scion FR-S and Toyota GT86 abroad, our interest is indeed ...

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    Official: 2015 Scion FR-S gets suspension and appearance enhancements
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    A couple of weeks ago, we told you about some suspension and appearance changes for the European-market Toyota GT86 – a car that's better known as the Scion FR-S (and Subaru BRZ) here in North America. At the time, our US contacts at Scion told us we'd have final confirmation "soon" as to ...

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    Video: Cosworth teases upgrades for Subaru BRZ
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    Subaru may or may not produce an STI version of the BRZ. Things seem to go back and forth on the subject. But Subaru Tecnica International isn't the only company with a history of tuning Subies. So does Cosworth, and now the British racing firm appears to be turning its attention to the BRZ and ...

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    Quick Spin: 2014 Scion tC
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    A Softer Enthusiasm Once upon a time, the Scion brand sought to bring more youthful buyers into the Toyota stable. In the early 2000s, Scion launched with its plucky xA and xB hatchbacks, and a lot of people bought into its affordable, customizable, funky lineup – myself included. I was ...

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    Rumormill: Toyota GT86 turbo, convertible, sedan variants back on the table
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    Okay, Toyota, make up your mind. Figure it out. Quit playing games with our heart. Either build a bunch of variations of the excellent GT86 (also known as the Scion FR-S, and Subaru BRZ) or don't. At this point, we're just tired of the back and forth. After no shortage of denials, an Australian ...

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    Official: Toyota updates Euro-market GT86 suspension, appearance
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    While we were busy ogling the Scion FR-S Release Series 1.0 with its Yuzu yellow paint and a workover by Toyota Racing Development, and the Japanese Toyota 86 buyers were trying out their Playstation-compatible Sports Drive Logger telemetry system, the European 2015 Toyota GT86 got fitted with ...

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    New York: Scion FR-S Release Series 1.0 at 2014 New York Auto Show
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    In the market for a 2014 Scion FR-S (or Subaru BRZ), but don't want the same one your neighbour's got? Scion has good news for you. At the 2014 New York Auto Show today, the Japanese automaker has announced the availability of this FR-S Release Series 1.0. As the first Release Series FR-S (the ...

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    Report: Meet the worst new cars of 2014
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    Last week we brought you Consumer Reports lengthy list of Top Car Brands for 2014, and this week we've got their annual list of worst new vehicles of 2014, a cringe-inducing contrast to its list of top vehicles. Ignominiously leading the way in 2014 is Chrysler, which has a staggering seven ...

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