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Selected Style 4-Door HB Manual (Natl)
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Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door HB Manual 32 37 $12,140 $12,780
4-Door HB Automatic 31 38 $12,900 $13,580
3-Door HB Manual (SE)
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Transmission

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
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,140
$15,485
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,780
$16,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$213 / month
$272 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 37 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 53.2
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6 33.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 37.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 86.0 84.7
Second Hip Room (in) 53.4 47.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.9 54.3
Second Head Room (in) 38.8 36.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.4 50.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.6
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 69.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.3 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 5.2
Length, Overall (in) 154.1 174.0
Height, Overall (in) 60.2 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.3 59.3
Wheelbase (in) 93.3 106.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.7 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 12.8
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x - TBD - 10.83 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.59 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 14.5
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.07 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.6 17.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 36.1
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size P185/60R15 P215/45ZR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/60R15 P215/45ZR17
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16 T125/70D17
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2340 2,905
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.7 6.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 1.5L/91 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 103 @ 6000 160 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 101 @ 4200 163 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 22
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.33
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.78
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 2.05
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 4.24
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.54
Summary
Vehicle Name Scion xA Scion tC
Body Style 5 Door Hatchback 3 Door Hatchback
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.98 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Double Wishbone
 
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