2011 Scion tC Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$18,275-$19,275
$17,361-$18,311
23 /CITY / 31 /HWY
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The Scion tC is a two-door coupe that was first introduced for the 2005 model year. After a complete redesign, but riding on the same platform, the second-generation model is all-new for 2011. Compared to its predecessor, the new model offers a more powerful engine and improved suspension tuning.

The tC is offered in just one trim level, but there is an extensive list of options to customize the vehicle to individual owner tastes. In standard trim, the tC arrives with air conditioning, keyless entry, full power accessories, panoramic sunroof, tilt-and-telescope steering wheel, 18-inch alloy wheels, eight-speaker audio system, and more. The two-door hatchback is configured with standard second-row 60/40 split-folding rear seats. There are no factory options, but Scion dealerships offer a long list of equipment such as Bluetooth phone connectivity, navigation system, satellite radio, upgraded audio, remote ignition, body kit, spoiler, and much more.

The Scion tC is offered with one engine-a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that is rated at 180 horsepower. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, with a six-speed automatic transmission optional. All tC models are front-wheel drive. The EPA rates the fuel economy of the 2011 Scion tC between 23 mpg city and 31 mpg highway, depending on powertrain.

The 2011 Scion tC starts with a base price of about $19,500.

The Scion tC is a two-door coupe that was first introduced for the 2005 model year. After a complete redesign, but riding on the same platform, the second-generation model is all-new for 2011. Compared to its predecessor, the new model offers a more powerful engine and improved suspension tuning.

The tC is offered in just one trim level, but there is an extensive list of options to customize the vehicle to individual owner tastes. In standard trim, the tC arrives with air conditioning, keyless entry, full power accessories, panoramic sunroof, tilt-and-telescope steering wheel, 18-inch alloy wheels, eight-speaker audio system, and more. The two-door hatchback is configured with standard second-row 60/40 split-folding rear seats. There are no factory options, but Scion dealerships offer a long list of equipment such as Bluetooth phone connectivity, navigation system, satellite radio, upgraded audio, remote ignition, body kit, spoiler, and much more.

The Scion tC is offered with one engine-a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that is rated at 180 horsepower. A six-speed manual transmission is standard, with a six-speed automatic transmission optional. All tC models are front-wheel drive. The EPA rates the fuel economy of the 2011 Scion tC between 23 mpg city and 31 mpg highway, depending on powertrain.

The 2011 Scion tC starts with a base price of about $19,500.

Available Trims for the 2011 Scion tC
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 2dr HB Man (Natl) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18275.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2dr HB Man (GS) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18275.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2dr HB Man (SE) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18275.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2dr HB Auto (Natl) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 19275.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2dr HB Auto (GS) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 19275.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
Name 2dr HB Auto (SE) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 19275.00 Engine 2.5L/152 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
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INTERIOR
  • Front sport bucket seats w/driver seat adjustable height
  • Driver seat one-touch walk-in w/track & seat angle memory
  • Reclining 60/40 split folding rear seat -inc: (3) head restraints
  • Fabric seat trim
  • Center console box w/cover
  • Tilt/telescoping leather-wrapped 3-spoke steering wheel w/audio controls
  • Instrumentation -inc: tachometer, trip meter
  • Outside temp gauge
  • Deep orange instrument panel illumination
  • Dual pwr outlets
  • Pwr windows w/driver one-touch auto down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry w/electronic rear hatch locking system
  • Cruise control
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defogger
  • Driver/front passenger visor vanity mirrors w/cover
  • Cargo area under-floor storage
EXTERIOR
  • 18" x 7.5" split 7-spoke aluminum wheels w/graphite finish
  • P225/45R18 all-season tires
  • T145/80D16 temporary spare tire
  • Panorama moonroof w/dual manual sunshades
  • Folding pwr side mirrors w/LED turn signal indicators
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
MECHANICAL
  • 2.5L DOHC SFI 16-valve dual VVT-i I4 engine
  • 6-speed manual transmission w/OD
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Independent double wishbone rear suspension
  • Front & rear stabilizer bars
  • Electric pwr steering
  • Front ventilated disc/rear solid disc brakes
  • Chrome exhaust tip
  • 6-speed automatic sequential-shift transmission w/OD
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
    • Electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)
    • Brake assist
    • Brake override system
    • Vehicle stability control (VSC)
    • Traction control
    • Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbags (SRS) -inc: passenger occupant sensor
    • Front seat mounted side airbags
    • Front & rear side curtain airbags
    • Driver knee airbag
    • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions -inc: driver & front passenger pretensioners w/force limiters
    • Front active head restraints
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • CRS top tether anchor brackets & lower anchors
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    • First-aid kit
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • 160-watt Pioneer AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: amplifier, (8) speakers, satellite radio capability, RCA output jacks, auxiliary audio & USB inputs
    • Rear fender-mounted antenna

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