2008 Scion tC Base Specs

Scion tC

2008 Scion Hatchback Manual powered by 2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas Engine.

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Overview
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$17,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
Engine
2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
N/A
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Hatchback
Seating capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
12.8 ft³
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas
  • Horsepower
    161 hp @ 6000 rpm
  • Torque
    162 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
  • Drivetrain
    Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

  • Steering Type
    Pwr Rack & Pinion
  • Turning Diameter
    36.1 ft

Wheels

  • Front Wheel Size
    17" x 7.0"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    17" x 7.0"

Suspension

  • Front Suspension
    Independent
  • Rear Suspension
    Independent

Tires

  • Front Tire
    P215/45ZR17
  • Rear Tire
    P215/45ZR17
  • Spare Tire
    T125/70D17

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • City
    20 MPG
  • Highway
    27 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    14.5 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    290 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    391.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    174 in
  • Height
    55.7 in
  • Max Width
    69.1 in
  • Front Width
    59.3 in
  • Rear Width
    59.3 in
  • Wheelbase
    106.3 in
  • Ground Clearance
    5.2 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    41.6 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    37.6 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    54.3 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    53.2 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    33.6 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    36.6 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    50 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    47.3 in

Weight and Towing

  • Curb Weight
    2,932 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Trunk Volume
    12.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • FABRIC SEAT TRIM

Optional Interior Materials

  • ALCANTARA SEAT TRIM

Features and Options

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
    Standard
  • Leather Seats
    Standard
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
    Standard
  • Vinyl Seats
    Standard
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof
    Not Available

Additional Packages

RELEASE SERIES 4.0

$2,770

DAMD body kit & mesh-style upper grille, Alcantara 2-tone seats w/unique "tC RS 4.0" embroidery on each seat, leather wrapped steering wheel, RAZO shift knob, individually numbered badge *Limited Availability* *Affects Color Availability*

Warranty

Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    5 Years / Unlimited Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles