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Old 01-10-2020, 12:46 PM   #1
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Old 01-12-2020, 01:36 PM   #2
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They call it a Global Release so I had hopes it would finds its way to the US but it seems like that’s a no
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Old 01-13-2020, 12:45 PM   #3
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If Toyota thought that there was a decently-sizable market for it (in terms of profit) then they would release it here. Unfortunetly (& sadly), the U.S. is the land of abundant muffin-tops driving their SUV/Crossover vehicles & Trucks. They would never pay $30-40K for a subcompact "Yaris" performance car - even if they could actually fit into them.

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Old 01-13-2020, 02:22 PM   #4
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If Toyota thought that there was a decently-sizable market for it (in terms of profit) then they would release it here. Unfortunetly (& sadly), the U.S. is the land of abundant muffin-tops driving their SUV/Crossover vehicles & Trucks. They would never pay $30-40K for a subcompact "Yaris" performance car - even if they could actually fit into them.

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absolutely right. And honestly, I doubt I'd buy it. It would be hard to justify with 3 kids and a dog.
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Old 01-14-2020, 12:22 AM   #5
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We need these in America! Lol
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Old 01-14-2020, 12:33 PM   #6
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If Toyota thought that there was a decently-sizable market for it (in terms of profit) then they would release it here. Unfortunetly (& sadly), the U.S. is the land of abundant muffin-tops driving their SUV/Crossover vehicles & Trucks. They would never pay $30-40K for a subcompact "Yaris" performance car - even if they could actually fit into them.

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You can get a nice gently used Benz for 30-40k. I actually seen a low mileage 2008 s550 amg for 32k yesterday. And I'll even bet at 8400 lbs, it's faster.
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Old 01-21-2020, 03:04 PM   #7
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Aaaaand they boosted it. Not surprising, but it was good to see all the struggles they overcame to make it work. Definitely a good head check for anyone considering the "cheap" route.
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