Automotive Brand - Scion


Learn more about Scion in Canada

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM

Toyota says Scion-ara to tC in New York

Scion launched at the 2002 New York Auto Show and now ends run there Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 16, 2016, 6:30 PM

Scion to reverse badging back to Toyota

Original unique cars had basically been replaced by rebadged Toyotas Read More

Auto Industry New Cars Feb 2, 2016, 4:00 PM

Toyota shifts C-HR to Scion

Edgy crossover shown in Frankfurt last fall rebadged for North America Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Jan 7, 2016, 9:25 PM


Scion sends xB off with a special edition

686 Parklan Edition a partnership with outdoors apparel company 686 Read More

New Cars Sep 29, 2015, 4:00 AM

FIRST LOOK: Sporty 2016 Scion iM broadens brand’s appeal

The stylish, well-equipped iM is destined to be the brand’s new core model

The new hatchback iM is a worthy flag-bearer as the Scion brand strives to grow its presence in the Canadian marketplace. Read More

New Cars Aug 24, 2015, 5:55 AM

Honda Fit again named top Back To School car offers its list of top 10 Best Back to School cars for 2015

Fit might be the most versatile vehicle, able to carry as much as a small crossover, yet boasting a smaller footprint and better fuel economy. Read More

New Cars Auto Awards Aug 1, 2015, 1:00 AM

Scion taps into Corolla with new iM hatchback

New sport compact takes on Mazda3 in both size and scope

The 2016 iM bears little resemblance to other members of the Scion family, and more to current Toyota products, with Corolla being the closest. Read More

New Cars Jun 28, 2015, 11:00 PM


Expanded Scion lineup coming to Canada

Five-door hatchback iM model will arrive in Canadian Scion stores this fall

To increase exposure and availability of Scion in Canada, by July almost 60% of Toyota dealerships in Canada will be selling Scions. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Apr 1, 2015, 11:25 AM

Scion iQ departing Canadian market

Toyota's smallest, cutest car never caught on with North American customers

No termination date has been announced but Toyota Canada says the iQ will be retired as the Scion lineup is refreshed over the next few years. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Jan 31, 2015, 1:10 AM

Toyota builds a customer rally car

You can buy a GT86 CS-R3 for yourself – some assembly required

The full FIA-spec rally car kit will be available to private buyers for delivery beginning this May at a price of €79,000 – in Europe of course! Read More

Car Nuts Motor Sports Jan 27, 2015, 5:50 AM

Scion iM concept previews new hatchback set for production

European Toyota Auris-based Scion iM concept to debut at Los Angeles auto show

Scion's European racing-influenced iM concept car previews a production version expected to arrive in North America in 2015. Read More

Future Cars Auto Shows Nov 12, 2014, 6:20 PM


Ford, Toyota each win seven individual used car awards

Vincentric acknowledges excellence in Certified Pre-Owned Value

Honda earns the title of best passenger car brand, Chevrolet that of best truck brand and Buick takes home luxury brand honours. Read More

Used Cars Aug 7, 2014, 5:00 AM

SEMA reveals hottest cars for accessorization

Ford Mustang and F-Series, Scion FR-S and Jeep Wrangler top the trend lists

The SEMA Awards are said to help guide consumers toward the hottest-trending and most accessory friendly vehicles on the market. Read More

Car Nuts Auto Industry Nov 6, 2013, 1:00 PM

What small cars are safest?

Six new small cars earn IIHS Top Safety Pick+ crash test ratings

As a group, small cars fared worse than their mid-size counterparts in the IIHS's small-overlap front crash test but better overall than small SUVs. Read More

Car Safety Aug 9, 2013, 6:00 AM

Finalists announced for World Car Awards

Four widely different entries vie for the overall World Car of the Year title

World Car of the Year, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year to be announced at New York International Auto Show. Read More


Mazda CX-5 is Japan Car of the Year

Mazda crossover utility vehicle edges out Subaru BRZ/Scion FR-S to take the title

The expected close battle between Mazda’s CX-5 and the jointly-developed Subaru/Toyota sports car did not occur as the SUV from Hiroshima pulled away. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Nov 29, 2012, 7:00 PM

SEMA selects hottest cars for accessorization

Ford Mustang and F-Series, Scion FR-S and Jeep Wrangler named hottest at SEMA 2012

This year, SEMA exhibitors are investing more in the Ford Mustang, Ford F-Series, Scion FR-S and Jeep Wrangler than in any other vehicles. Read More

Car Nuts Auto Shows Nov 2, 2012, 9:00 PM

Toyota goes cold on EVs

But the hybrid-vehicle leader plans to add 21 new hybrids in next three years

The current capabilities of electric vehicles don't meet society's needs in terms of driving range, cost or charging time, Toyota says. Read More

Green Cars Future Cars Sep 26, 2012, 12:00 PM

2013 Scion FR-S

The FR-S offers unheard-of agility at anywhere near this price point

The Scion FR-S and its Subaru BRZ twin are ultra-light, sports coupes that put immense amounts of driving fun within reach of the average consumer. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Sep 25, 2012, 8:00 AM


2011 Scion xD is aimed at young buyers

It is based on the Toyota Yaris, but the Scion xD looks nothing like a traditional Toyota

Unique appearance, sporty dynamics, inexpensive and as reliable as anything on wheels, the Scion xD is an attractive proposition for the right buyer. Read More

New Cars Aug 1, 2012, 5:00 PM

Scion plans to go drifting

Scion Canada racing team to make its debut in Canada in 2013 with FR-S drift car

Accomplished Canadian drift-racer Pat Cyr will pilot a Scion FR-S in the 2013 Driftmania Canadian Championship season Read More

Motor Sports Car Nuts May 30, 2012, 10:00 AM

Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S win vehicle dynamics award

Joint Subaru/Toyota sports cars spearheads a new generation of affordable rear-wheel-drive coupes

Less-is-more approach that offers fun at legal speeds cited as reason the Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S are winners right out of the box. Read More

2012 Scion iQ

The iQ is likely to attract more attention to the fledgling to the Scion brand than its siblings

The most fuel-efficient non-hybrid vehicle on the Canadian market brings new life and lots of fun to the Scion brand. Read More

New Cars Feb 12, 2012, 5:00 PM


2011 Scion tC offers style and content at an attractive price

Sporty Scion tC coupe breaks from the right-angled mold of its siblings

The Scion tC is a sporty two-door coupe with a 180-horsepower, 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine and six-speed transmission, whether manual or automatic. Read More

New Cars Feb 24, 2011, 5:00 PM

2011 Scion xB marches to the beat of a different drummer

Beneath its blocky exterior the xB gets it mechanicals and suspension from the Toyota Corolla/Matrix

Scion pricing and equipment levels have been set so buyers get a full kit without paying for a raft of options – just pick a colour and transmission. Read More

New Cars Dec 3, 2010, 5:00 PM