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Selected Style 2-Door HB Manual (Natl)
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB Manual 23 31 $18,249 $19,210
2-Door HB Automatic 23 31 $19,199 $20,210
2-Door HB Manual Monogram 23 31 $20,329 $21,400
2-Door HB Manual 10 Series 23 31 $20,368 $21,440
2-Door HB Automatic Monogram 23 31 $21,279 $22,400
2-Door HB Automatic 10 Series 23 31 $21,318 $22,440
2-Door Coupe Manual (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe Manual 22 30 $23,465 $24,700
2-Door Coupe Automatic 25 34 $24,510 $25,800
2-Door Coupe Automatic Monogram 25 34 $26,030 $27,400
2-Door Coupe Manual Monogram 22 30 $26,030 $27,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,249
$23,465
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,210
$24,700
Monthly Payment Estimate
$320 / month
$412 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Scion tC coupe has an interesting personality, made a bit better this year, but it's standing in the shadow of the excellent FR-S sports car. Simply built and beautifully executed, the 2014 Scion FR-S is a true sports car.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 23 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 31 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars Minicompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.4 76.5
Second Head Room (in) 36.4 35
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.1 51.7
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 41.9
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.6 53.1
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 29.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.7 37.1
Second Hip Room (in) 48.5 45.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 4.9
Length, Overall (in) 176.6 166.7
Height, Overall (in) 55.7 50.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4 60.6
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 101.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.7 69.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.6 59.8
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 11.4
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 11.6
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 35.4
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/45WR18 P215/45WR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/45WR18 P215/45WR17
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3082 2758
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5 17 X 7
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 172 @ 4100 151 @ 6400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.5 L/152 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 179 @ 6000 200 @ 7000
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Premium Unleaded H-4
Fuel System Sequential MPI Port/Direct Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23 22
Transmission
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.63
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06 4.10
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38 1.54
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.88 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.54 3.44
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.19
Trans Order Code NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.21
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.77
Summary
Vehicle Name Scion tC Scion FR-S
Body Style Coupe Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.0 7.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 6.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - 390
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - 130
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
 
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