The Luxury Box Is A Car That Needs To Exist

Actually, it's not just a particular car that needs to exist, it's a whole new segement. And, sure, you'd think that every possible car segment has already been thought of, and while this one may have been considered before, it's not really available. What is this segment? It's the box. But not just any box. The luxury » 3/17/15 4:00pm 3/17/15 4:00pm

Let's Watch Tiff Needell Hoon A Scion xB Again

Sure, this was from this post from a while back, but, screw it, it's Tiff Needell and it's — as far as I know — the only time the man has ever been in a Scion xB. It's fun. Enjoy. » 1/01/15 8:00pm 1/01/15 8:00pm

This '70s Inspired Scion xB Is An Amazing Throwback Shaggin' Wagon

We were a little worried about SEMA when we saw the sad cars Chevy is bringing, but Scion has restored our faith with glorious Cragars and Shag. If there is a proper way to do SEMA, this would be it. » 10/30/14 2:10pm 10/30/14 2:10pm

Why The Olds Bought The Second-Gen Scion xB Instead Of The Youths

The Scion brand was launched in the early 2000s to get people under the age of 90 hooked on Toyotas. There was just one problem, according to Regular Car Reviews: Aging Baby Boomers were the ones who really bought them. » 4/14/14 1:45pm 4/14/14 1:45pm

The Toyota bB Open Deck Is Usefully Bonkers

This week I was in Little Tokyo with my wife and son, and I found this toy Toyota bB Open Deck. I got it for Otto, because how often do you see these, and plus, it's close to the car he usually rides in. When I got home, I did some research, and the more I found out about this quirky trucklet, the more I liked it. » 5/24/13 1:30pm 5/24/13 1:30pm

Watch Legend Tiff Needell Spank My Wife's Scion Around A Track

Tiff Needell is a man used to driving some very serious, very fast cars. It's amazing to watch him in action. But everyone's probably getting pretty sick of seeing him drive finely-tuned, expensive sports cars all the time, right? It's time he took something else on the track. Something that looks more like a washing… » 4/22/13 12:40pm 4/22/13 12:40pm

Watch a biker land on his feet after being rear-ended

A Scion xB driver didn't notice the biker in front of her and slammed into his bike, sending him over his handlebars and onto his feet. Despite the knock he seems okay. Another argument for lane-splitting. (Thanks Ian!) » 2/07/11 12:00pm 2/07/11 12:00pm

Ever Wonder What A Toyota Minivan Stretch Limo Looks Like?

Never say Toyota doesn't understand the crowd at SEMA, bringing a Sienna minivan and Scion xB with bodies engorged several feet like rolling demonstrators for ExtenZe. How else do you put the swagger in your wagon? » 11/02/10 5:15pm 11/02/10 5:15pm

REPORT: Toyota To Build Cheaper "Baby FT-86"

Road&Track claims Toyota's FT-86 will cost more than the $20,000 pricetag the automaker initially hoped for. To meet that Wal-Mart-like price, the magazine reports ToMoCo will offer a less-expensive Scion xB-powered "baby" version. Baby? It's what's for dinner. [Road&Track] » 5/10/10 12:00pm 5/10/10 12:00pm

Scion xB Dance No Match For Chevy Volt Dance

This mostly unrehearsed song and dance for the Scion xB at the this year's LA Auto Show is bad, but it's still not as bad as the Chevy Volt Dance. Just sayin'... (Hat tip to Peter!) » 12/18/09 12:00pm 12/18/09 12:00pm

Scion xB-amino Concept: Cross-Cultural, Retro And Cool

The Scion xB is a favorite of the wacky tuning crowd and this Scion xB "Truck" by Brandon Leung certainly is unique, blending touches of retro-JDM with lakester styling elements, and it doesn't hide the fact it's definitely a Camino. » 11/03/09 10:00am 11/03/09 10:00am

Car Thief Bails From Moving Car, Leaves Girlfriend To Crash

Bailing on a moving stolen vehicle in the middle of a car chase makes you a bad criminal. Bailing on a moving stolen vehicle with your girlfriend still inside makes you an awful boyfriend. Defending the driver? You're Dylan Ratigan. » 8/25/09 12:30pm 8/25/09 12:30pm

20 Least Expensive Cars To Insure For 2009

Like salt and pepper, chocolate and vanilla, our look at the 20 most expensive cars to insure for 2009 has a flip-side. Today we'll be looking at the 20 least expensive cars to insure for 2009. » 6/08/09 2:00pm 6/08/09 2:00pm

Scion-Driving Crazy Lady Forces High Speed Chase, Gets Out To Flip Off…

A lunatic in a Scion xB took California police on a bizarre 40 mile high speed chase, at times stopping to get out of the car to hurl obscenities and "gestures" at officers. » 4/10/09 5:01pm 4/10/09 5:01pm

2010 Nissan Cube Unveiled Early

Tomorrow comes a day too soon in Japan as Nissan has already released a load of pictures of both the USDM and JDM Cube, which is to be "unveiled" tomorrow at the LA Auto Show » 11/18/08 11:00pm 11/18/08 11:00pm. This eccentric little box is vying for the same niche as the polarizing Scion xB. Japanese Cubes are powered by a 107 Horsepower, 109 lb-feet…

Toyota Resorts To Building Taco Truck Scions Ahead Of Financiapocalypse

It takes a certain kind of genius to combine two seemingly disparate products like tacos and paint into one business venture. It took Toyota to do 'em both in this Scion xB » 11/14/08 5:40pm 11/14/08 5:40pm modified for duty as a taco and paint truck. See, now that you've seen it, the imaginary palm to forehead moment is inevitable. This particular …

Grandma and Grandpa Go Ghost Riding, Ghost Riding Officially No Longer…

We knew ghost riding was definitely on the downward trend after being all the rage with rappers and military convoys for going on two years now. But, after seeing this video of Gran and Gramps gettin' jiggy with their Scion, we know it wasn't yet dead. Now it is. However, we find it amusing and sad that these two have… » 5/27/08 3:40pm 5/27/08 3:40pm

Dealer Sets Scion xB On Fire, Destroys It

A forum member over at ScionLife took his Scion xB to the dealer for a technical service bulletin issue this past week and got a call no car owner ever wants to receive. Somehow, the dealer managed to set his car on fire. The customized xB was totaled in the blaze and the Scion dealer has promised to replace the xB.… » 4/08/08 10:15am 4/08/08 10:15am