TOKYO -- Toyota dusts off its sports car credentials with the S-FR concept, a coupe measuring just over 13 feet long.

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The S-FR uses a front engine and rear-wheel-drive layout, which should give it suitable handling for enthusiasts. Toyota points out that the engine is set back from the front axle, making weight more evenly distributed.

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Fifteen-inch wheels seem small for a modern car, but they fit the proportions of the S-FR well. High, black sidewalls also give it a historic vibe.

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As a concept, Toyota doesn't specify an engine for the S-FR, so power is left to the imagination.

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Surprisingly, there are rear seats in the S-FR, although legroom and access looks minimal. The shifter on the console hints at a six-speed manual transmission, but again, the drivetrain is not specified.

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The dashboard concept uses a smartphone holder in the center, and a digital gauge display for the driver. A flat patch on the left steering wheel spoke suggests a thumb-operated touchpad.

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