The 2017 Scion FR-S is a popular sports car by Toyota, Scion. The 2017 Scion FRS is a well-regarded sports car known for its engaging driving dynamics, precise handling, and driver-focused experience. The interior of the FR-S/86 offers a driver-focused layout with supportive front seats and a simple, yet functional, design.
The 2017 Scion FR-S/Toyota 86 is a compact rear-wheel-drive sports car that offers a sporty driving experience and was designed with a focus on handling and performance. Scion features a low center of gravity, a sleek exterior design, and a two-plus-two seating configuration. The Scion FR-S also has a new rear bumper and LED taillamps. Badges Sport 86 logos adorn the front fenders and are integrated with the headlights.
The Scion FR-S 2017 model front has been revised to a more Toyota rescue grille, LED headlights and turn signals, and a redesigned bumper. It comes with a standard six-speed manual transmission, while a six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters is available as an option.
2017 Scion FR-S : Interior
Inside, the interior of the 2017 Toyota 86 is driver-focused and simple, with a sporty design. The materials used are of decent quality, although some hard plastics are present. The front seats are supportive and comfortable, while the rear seats are best suited for occasional use or as extra storage space. The trunk is small but adequate for a sports car. The 2017 Toyota 86 is relatively basic when it comes to technology features. It offers a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Bluetooth connectivity, and a USB port. However, more advanced features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto were not available at the time. The seats will receive softer new upholstery, picked out with silver stitching, and to forget someone that a Toyota 86, there is an 86-logo in the steering wheel hub.
2017 Scion FR-S : Engine
FR-S Subaru is equipped with 2.0L, 5 horsepower, and 5-pound-feet of torque, increasing its peak numbers to 205 and 196, respectively. The increase applies only to models with the standard 6-speed manual transmission; those equipped with optional paddle shift 6-speed automatic are unchanged. Also, engineers’ chassis revised spring rates and shock absorber damping for an improved transient response. The 2017 Toyota 86 delivers respectable fuel efficiency for a sports car. It has an EPA-estimated fuel economy of around 24 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway with the manual transmission.
2017 Scion FR-S : Safety
The 2017 Scion FR-S prioritizes safety to ensure a secure driving experience for its occupants. It comes equipped with a range of safety features that provide peace of mind on the road. The FR-S incorporates advanced airbag systems, including front seat-mounted side airbags and side curtain airbags, to protect passengers in the event of a collision. It also features a reinforced body structure that enhances the car’s overall rigidity while effectively absorbing impact forces. The vehicle is equipped with stability control, traction control, and anti-lock brakes to enhance stability and prevent skidding during sudden maneuvers or slippery road conditions. Scion FR-S includes a tire pressure monitoring system to alert drivers of any significant changes in tire pressure, promoting optimal handling and safety.