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2016 Scion iM
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2016 Scion tC
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Overview

Engine
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 23 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.8-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
137 hp @ 6100 rpm
179 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
126 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
172 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
35.4 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Tires

Front Tire
P225/45HR17
P225/45WR18
Rear Tire
P225/45HR17
P225/45WR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
31 MPG
26 MPG
City
27 MPG
23 MPG
Highway
36 MPG
31 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.7 Tons/yr
6.8 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
14.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
378 miles
333.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
504 miles
449.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
170.5 in
176.6 in
Height
55.3 in
55.7 in
Max Width
69.3 in
70.7 in
Front Width
59.6 in
60.6 in
Rear Width
59.3 in
61.4 in
Wheelbase
102.4 in
106.3 in
Ground Clearance
5.5 in
6.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.6 in
41.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.7 in
37.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.3 in
55.4 in
Front Seat Hip Room
N/A
52.6 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
32.7 in
34.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.5 in
36.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
54.1 in
52.1 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
N/A
48.5 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,943 lbs
3,082 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
20.8 ft³
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Black Sand Pearl
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Electric Storm Blue
  • Spring Green
  • Absolutely Red
  • Black
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blue Streak Metallic
  • Cement
  • Cosmic Gray Mica
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Fabric Upholstery
  • Dark Charcoal, Fabric Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Optional
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
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