Quick Answer: Is Scion As Reliable As Toyota??

Scion cars proved the most reliable, according to owners contributing their experiences in the latest survey by Consumer Reports used to predict car reliability.

Lexus, another brand from Toyota, grabbed the No.

2 spot, and its CT200h model proved the most reliable, even more so than the Scion xD.

Why is Scion being discontinued?

A press release issued this morning said the decision to discontinue Scion was made in part because the younger buyers Scion was founded to attract are happy buying Toyota models.

Is a scion a good car?

The Scion tC is a great, reliable car. Excellent reliability. It’s a Toyota, but more fun.

Are Scion cars still made?

The current Scion iA, iM and FR-S cars will be badged as Toyotas for the 2017 model year when they arrive in dealerships this August. The tC coupe was already in line to be discontinued after the 2016 model year. All warranty, financing and service elements will continue to be handled by Toyota, the automaker said.

What Scion cars is Toyota keeping?

Today, Scion iA, iM and FR-S have transformed and joined the Toyota family as the Yaris, Corolla Hatchback and 86. We hope you’ll join us as Toyota continues to develop cars that meet your needs.

Is Scion A Toyota brand?

Scion is a discontinued marque of Toyota that debuted in 2003. On February 3, 2016, Toyota announced that it would shut down the Scion brand in August 2016, with selected models being re-branded as Toyota vehicles for the 2017 model year.

Why did Toyota get rid of Scion?

What’s happening: Toyota said the Scion brand will be officially discontinued in August. The current Scion iA, iM, and FR-S models won’t be discontinued, though; instead, their 2017-model-year iterations will be rebranded as Toyotas and sold at regular Toyota dealerships.

Are scions expensive to maintain?

YourMechanic.com found that even within a certain brand name, some models were more expensive to maintain than others. The median cost to keep Chrysler’s Sebring running for over 10 years was more than $17,000! New vehicles, on average, will cost a driver $1,186 per year to maintain and repair, according to AAA.

Are Scion parts expensive?

A Toyota is about $10,000 less expensive over 10 years, just in terms of maintenance. Toyota is by far the most economical manufacturer. Scion and Lexus, the second and third most inexpensive brands, are both Toyota subsidiaries. Maintenance costs increase as the car ages.

Photo in the article by “Wikipedia” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scion_tC