- June 5, 2012
2013 Scion FR-S is Available at Dealers
Good news for people who were anxiously waiting for2013 Scion FR-S, this spectacular rear wheel drive sports car is available from nationwide dealers. Scion vice president Jack Hollis said, “The incredibly positive buzz surrounding the FR-S has generated an impressive list of hand-raisers and pre-sold orders. The scion is thrilled that the FR-S is now available throughout its strong network of about 1,000 dealers. We can’t wait for performance driving enthusiasts to get into the FR-S because we know that they are going to love it!”
FR-S stands for Front engine Rear wheel drive Sports car, 2013 Scion FR-S is the 5th model of Scion family.This new sports car of scion family is equipped with 2.0L boxer engine that produces horsepower of 200hp and torque of 151 lb-ft. The engine is placed at bit lower position and offers a low center of gravity to the car. You will also find it fuel-economical and its estimated EPA rating with automatic and manual transmission is 34mpg and 30 mpg respectively.
2013 Scion FR-S is very light weight and allows the driver to swiftly and smoothly move across the corners. 17×7-inch alloy wheels are standard on all the models.
The interior of this new scion car is very comfortable and spacious, seats are placed in a configuration of 2+2. The back seats can be folded down to create extra space and ventilated disc brakes are available on all the models as a standard feature. Centrally placed large tachometer is the main point of attention in its interior whereas steering wheel can be adjusted in two flexible ways (Tilt/Telescopic). 8-speaker Pioneer audio system is available as standard entertainment feature.
Affordable Sports Car
2013 Scion FR-S is an affordable sports car, its MSRP for models equipped with 6-speed manual transmission is MSRP US$24,200 whereas MSRP for models with 6-speed automatic transmission is US$ 25,300.