FR-S: First 86 Behind the Wheel
BY Scion CM
Photo Courtesy of Rodland Toyota of Everett.
Last month, the First 86 FR-S owners got to come out to California and visit Scion Headquarters, test drive the FR-S, and get VIP treatment at Formula D: Round 1 Streets of Long Beach. This month, they're picking up their keys…before anyone else!
Photo Courtesy of Fred Hass Toyota Country of Houston.
The anticipation for this car has risen so high that Scion dealerships across the country decided to throw parties for the giving-the-keys ceremony! How much fun are these First 86 owners having!? Check it out…
Photo Courtesy of Penske Toyota Scion of Downey.
Penske Toyota in Downey, California delivered the first set of keys – along with a car show and party. The new FR-S owner even got some extra goodies – including a spoiler from FIVE:AD.
Photo Courtesy of Fred Haas Toyota Country of Houston.
Freed Hass Toyota Country of Houston, Texas threw a shindig with an unveiling, dj, and free food.
Photo Courtesy of Greens Toyota of Lexington.
First86 owners are getting these special covers – like this one going home from Greens Toyota of Lexington, Kentucky.
Photos Courtesy of Longo Scion of El Monte.
They're also getting other goodies like this cool logo'd plague seen being given to first owner from Longo Scion in El Monte, California.
Photo Courtesy of Sam Haymart, Phoenix Examiner.
Right Toyota of Scottsdale, Arizona decided to take their new FR-S owner out on the town – he and a bunch of his friends were bought via limo to a restaurant and unveiling. Read more about it in their local newspaper article.
Photo Courtesy of Quality Scion of Fort Walton Beach.
Florida has a number of First 86 owners also – one was picked up at Quality Scion in Fort Walton Beach, Florida…
Photo Courtesy of Lehman Toyota/Scion of Miami.
…and here's another one getting picked up at Lehman Toyota/Scion in Miami.
Photo Courtesy of Ron Tonkin Toyota in Portland.
Rounding out the country, we've got a new FR-S owner in Portland, Oregon getting his keys from Tonkin Toyota…
Photo Courtesy of Kings Toyota Scion in Cincinnati.
And representing the mid-west is this owner from Cincinnati, Ohio at the Kings Toyota Scion dealership.
Many other First 86 events have been going on around the country. Everyone else may be a little jealous…but come June 1st they'll be able to start getting their own!
When are you getting yours?