First order of business: The incredibly hot machine pictured directly above these words.
To the people visiting this week’s New York Auto Show, that gloriously sculpted red automobile is the Scion FR-S. To regular readers of this blog and fans of economical sports cars everywhere, it’s the latest concept incarnation of the infamous Toyota FT-86.
Why infamous? Because the frustratingly slow tease of this thing seems to come in a string of never-ending concepts, with no firm date for a production version. While this one looks closer to a showroom version, there are a few elements that just don’t have a chance at making it.