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Selected Style 5-Door Wagon STD Manual (Natl)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon Manual STD 30 36 $13,744 $14,860
4-Door Wagon Automatic STD 28 34 $14,484 $15,660
4-Door Wagon Automatic AWD STD 26 31 $16,088 $17,395
4-Door Wagon Manual XR 30 36 $14,786 $16,340
4-Door Wagon Automatic XR 28 34 $15,537 $17,170
4-Door Wagon Automatic AWD XR 26 31 $16,954 $18,735
4-Door Wagon 6-Speed Manual XRS 25 32 $17,058 $18,850
5-Door Wagon Manual (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Manual 31 34 $13,043 $13,730
5-Door Wagon Automatic 31 35 $13,803 $14,530
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,744
$13,043
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,860
$13,730
Monthly Payment Estimate
$248 / month
$229 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 30 mpg 31 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Station Wagon Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.7 50.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3 38.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 118.0 90.1
Front Head Room (in) 40.6 46.1
Second Hip Room (in) 47.8 50.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.2 48.6
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 45.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 50.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 45.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.9 56.3
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 98.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.9 66.5
Track Width, Front (in) 59.6 57.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.9 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 171.3 155.3
Height, Overall (in) 61.6 64.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 21.2
Brakes
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD - 8.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x - TBD - 10.0 x 0.9
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 11.9
Steering
Steering Type Variable Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 3.07
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.5 17.3
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.5 36.1
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16 P185/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/55R16 P185/60R15
Spare Tire Size - TBD - T125/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2675 2395
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9 4.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 4200 105 @ 4200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.8L/110 1.5L/96
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 6000 108 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System SEFI MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 30 31
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.17 3.54
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.31
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94 4.31
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89 0.96
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Matrix Scion xB
Body Style 5 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.79 0.68
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.95 0.98
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Torsion Bars
 
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