Scion xB. Click image to enlarge
Toronto, Ontario – Scions won’t go on sale in Canada until September, but Toyota is showing three highly customized Scion models at the Toyota display at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto:
The Scion Revault tC: The 2009 Scion Tuner Challenge winner features modern architectural elements, a custom wide-body kit, a turbocharged engine, and a unique in-car entertainment system – plus dozens of tuner modifications to enhance performance and handling.
The 2010 Scion xB Release Series 7.0: This production model – a limited edition of 2,000 individually badged vehicles – features a four-piece DAMD body kit with side skirts plus front & rear lower lips, a unique TRD sport muffler, TRD lowering springs for more athletic handling, and a unique colour.
The 2010 Scion xD by MV Designz: This model features a 5-Axis body kit, custom wheels, performance shocks and lowering springs, a TRD performance exhaust, and a customized Pioneer Premium Audio System.
“SCION’s first 45 Dealers have been selected – including 20 in the Greater Toronto Area – and all are gearing up for our official Canadian launch in September, 2010,” said Stephen Beatty, Managing Director of Toyota Canada. “Our urban savvy, high style, highly customizable models are exactly the type of vehicles the Scion Nation has told us they want and we look forward to reaching out to this new generation of Canadian drivers in a way that is relevant to their unique lifestyles. Moreover, our innovative approaches to marketing the brand represent the fresh thinking that all auto companies need if they are to reach the next generation of Canadian drivers.”