Compare 2006 Scion tC vs 2006 Honda Insight

2006 Scion tC
2006 Honda Insight
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3-Door HB Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door HB Manual 22 29 $15,485 $16,300
3-Door HB Automatic 23 30 $16,245 $17,100
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MT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
MT 60 66 $18,072 $19,330
MT with A/C 60 66 $19,191 $20,530
CVT with A/C 57 56 $20,123 $21,530
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,485
$18,072
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,300
$19,330
Monthly Payment Estimate
$272 / month
$322 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 60 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 66 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sub-compact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
36.6 -
Passenger Capacity
5 2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
50.0 -
Front Leg Room (in)
41.6 42.9
Front Hip Room (in)
53.2 48.7
Second Leg Room (in)
33.6 -
Front Head Room (in)
37.6 38.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
84.7 47.4
Second Hip Room (in)
47.3 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.3 50.5
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in)
174.0 155.1
Height, Overall (in)
55.7 53.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.3 52.2
Wheelbase (in)
106.3 94.5
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.1 66.7
Track Width, Front (in)
59.3 56.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.2 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
12.8 N/A
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- TBD - 16.3
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.59 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA 7.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.83 x - TBD - 9.1 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
4-wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 10.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.1 31.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.15 3.32
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.7 16.4
Tires
Front Tire Size
P215/45ZR17 P165/65SR14
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P215/45ZR17 P165/65SR14
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2,905 1850
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 14 x 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.4 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - N/A
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas/Electric I3
Fuel System
MPFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
163 @ 4000 66 @ 4800/79 @ 1500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.4L/144 1.0/61
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
160 @ 5700 67 @ 5700/73 @ 5700
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 66
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 60
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.24 3.21
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 0.86
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.54 3.46
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.33 1.10
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.58 3.23
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.05 1.75
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
3 Door Hatchback 3 Door Hatchback
Vehicle Name
Scion tC Honda Insight
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.83 0.68
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.71 NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -

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