2013 Scion FR-S Long-Term Road Test

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edited September 2014 in Scion

image2013 Scion FR-S Long-Term Road Test

Edmunds conducts a Long-Term Test of the 2013 Scion FR-S and tests the acceleration of its Innovate Motorsports supercharger kit.

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  • hooninaroundhooninaround Member Posts: 40
    Ok...
  • stovt001_stovt001_ Member Posts: 799
    So somehow it is slower to 30. Hmm.
  • glossgloss Member Posts: 150
    per the article, they're saying tire wear is to blame for the slower launch, and that the trap speed is more indicative of the performance gains.
  • gslippygslippy Member Posts: 514
    Well, that was a waste of money and time, not to mention the added complication and noise under the hood, plus added risk to the engine.
  • agentorangeagentorange Member Posts: 893
    As I posted elsewhere, the real gains will be in 5th and 6th gear with the revs at the previous torque hole. Those are the sort of revs that most folk drive at 95% of the time. I would be really interested to see how this kit runs on an automatic.
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