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Compare 2011 Ford Focus vs 2011 Scion tC

2011 Ford Focus
2011 Scion tC
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4-Door Sedan S
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Focus 4-Door Sedan S 25 35 $15,724 $16,640
Focus 4-Door Sedan SE 25 35 $16,131 $17,270
Focus 4-Door Sedan SEL 25 34 $18,315 $19,670
Focus 4-Door Sedan SES 25 35 $17,587 $18,870
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2-Door HB Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
tC 2-Door HB Automatic 23 31 $18,311 $19,275
tC 2-Door HB Manual 23 31 $17,361 $18,275
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,724
$18,311
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,640
$19,275
Monthly Payment Estimate
$277 / month
$321 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.2
7.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2011 Scion tC is not a tremendous value any more, but it finally has some character to call its own.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
35 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Large
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.6 52.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.7 41.8
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
50.4 52.6
Second Leg Room (in)
36.1 34.6
Front Head Room (in)
39.2 37.7
Second Hip Room (in)
50.9 48.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.4 55.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.4 88.4
Second Head Room (in)
38.3 36.4
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
58.6 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.1 61.4
Wheelbase (in)
102.9 106.3
Liftover Height (in)
29.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.8 70.7
Track Width, Front (in)
58.6 60.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 6.3
Length, Overall (in)
175.0 174.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.8 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
- 34.5
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- TBD - 10.98 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.8 x - TBD - 11.65 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-wheel 4-wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13.5 14.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.2 37.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 2.81
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.8 14.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact T145/80D16
Front Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Spare Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/60TR15 P225/45R18
Rear Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Front Tire Size
P195/60TR15 P225/45R18
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2672 3102
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 18 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 6.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
140 @ 6000 180 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
136 @ 4250 173 @ 4100
Engine Order Code
99N NA
Displacement
2.0L/121 2.5L/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
35 31
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.72 4.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.14 1.90
Trans Order Code
- TBD - NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.56 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.61
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.67 3.30
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 1.42
Trans Type
5 6
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 3 Door Hatchback
Vehicle Name
Ford Focus Scion tC
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
SLA Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.87
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.83 0.95
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Independent
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5 7.2
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7 6
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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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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