RCFR-S: Dan Favalaro’s 2016 Scion FR-S

Photography by Ryan Cabeceira


Dan Favalaro picked up his 2016 Scion FR-S in late August of 2015, and almost immediately went over to Nextmod with plans to modify it. After a bit of planning, he decided it would become his first real build in the car scene. Inspired by numerous extensive builds he found on social media, he transformed his FR-S into a true show piece with the help of some important sponsors and friends.

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“I wanted a vehicle that had a large number of aftermarket parts available so I was able to stand out from the crowd and make a build unlike anyone else has built in the FRS/BRZ scene,” he tells us. That wide array of aftermarket parts availability helped him shape his build with carefully selected parts from across the globe. Having built a 2007 Dodge Caliber previously, he already had a grasp on aftermarket modification, so he knew to shop for quality parts right away, and thanks to Nextmod, those parts were attainable.

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ESSENTIALS

Owner: Dan Favalaro
Vehicle: 2016 Scion FR-S
Location: Burlington, ON
Club: Nextmod / LowByNature

SOCIAL

Instagram: @rcfrs

ENGINE

  • Password JDM carbon fiber engine dress-us

EXHAUST

  • Invidia N1 cat-back exhaust

WHEELS / TIRES

  • Work Durandal DD5.2 wheels - 18x10.5 -9 (f), 18x11.5-22 (r)
  • General G-Max tires - 255/35/18 (f), 295/30/18 (r)

CHASSIS / SUSPENSION

  • Air Lift Performance 3P air suspension system
  • Godspeed (lower control arms, toe arms)
  • SPC camber bolts

EXTERIOR

  • Aimgain x Stancenation V2 widebody kit
  • Aimgain V2 front bumper
  • TRD-style carbon fiber fender garnish
  • FT86SF headlights
  • 2017+ OEM tail lights

INTERIOR

  • Custom wood grain/ivory interior
  • Leather interior panels
  • Clazzio brown leather and ivory diamond-stitched seat covers

SPONSORS

  • Nextmod
  • E&N Autobody
  • Password JDM
  • Restorfxontario
  • Special Vehicle Transport
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