Scion FRS - Redbull soapbox racer

This is Scion FR-S - a custom downhill racer built for Red Bull’s Soapbox Derby, and unlike the cardboard-ramshackle boxes , it actually sports a modicum of high-tech components. Concept car builder Five:Axis built a custom, CAD-designed aluminum space frame around a full TEIN suspension and Wilwood disc brakes, then draped the goofy, cute Toyota-aping bodywork on top.

The Five:Axis Toyota FR-S soapbox racer was piloted by none other than Dai Yoshihara, drift champion and Formula D driver in the Falken Tire Nissan 240SX. The Soapbox Derby is currently being held on the 21st in Los Angeles, and will be the latest FR-S to hit the streets until the production version is finally shown in December.