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i always thought the rear end not being any different than the M2 it's based off of was a bad thing

Scion should have made changes to the rear end in line to what they did to the front end
 

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i always thought the rear end not being any different than the M2 it's based off of was a bad thing

Scion should have made changes to the rear end in line to what they did to the front end
they couldn't the rear profile design is dependant on the design of the rear
 

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^ Very true.

Going about the differences in the way they did doesn't set the two apart much on the manufacturing end and of course with how we see it.

Anything else would be too much effort, too risky.
 

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My problem is less with the profile and more so with the rear not matching the front. I think that it would have been a good move for them to slightly alter the tail lights from what we see on the Mazda2. All they did was add the chrome to the top of the tail lights.



 

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That all comes back to how expensive it would be to make changes in the rear than it is in the front.

Front end was distinctively Mazda, rear not nearly as much
 

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My problem is less with the profile and more so with the rear not matching the front. I think that it would have been a good move for them to slightly alter the tail lights from what we see on the Mazda2. All they did was add the chrome to the top of the tail lights.



Did Toyota partner up with Mazda on this venture because the rear ends looks pretty much exactly the same..?
 
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