2012 Scion xB Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$16,300-$19,060
$15,485-$18,107
22 /CITY / 28 /HWY
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What's New for 2012:
- Limited-edition Release Series 9.0 trim offers color and upholstery options
- Upgraded sound system standard on all trims

Exterior Features
The Scion xB is a highly customizable, front-wheel-drive, compact 5-passenger station wagon with a distinctive boxy profile. The xB is available in Base and Release Series 9.0 trims. The Base model features 16-inch steel wheels, keyless entry, and tinted rear window, while the Release Series 9.0--of which only 1,500 are available--features \"Hot Lava\" exterior paint and a distinctive grille treatment.

Interior Features
The Base Scion xB features cloth upholstery, air conditioning, cruise control, Bluetooth connectivity, some power accessories, and a 6-speaker sound system. The Release Series 9.0 features faux-suede upholstery. The Scion xB offers 21 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats, and 70 cubic feet with those seats folded down.

Optional Features
Options on the 2012 Scion xB include 16- or 17-inch alloy wheels; fog lights; DVD-based rear-seat entertainment system; satellite radio; upgraded sound system with multiple high-tech features; navigation system; reversing camera; rear spoiler; remote ignition; premium ambient lighting; and many other upgrades. Nearly all of these options are dealer-installed.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Scion xB's power plant consists of a 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder engine rated at 158 horsepower and 162 lb.-ft. of torque. A 5-speed manual transmission is standard and a 4-speed automatic transmission is optional.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Scion xB are 22/28/24 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Safety features on the 2012 Scion xB include anti-lock disc brakes, traction control, front-seat side air bags, and side curtain air bags.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not conducted tests on the 2012 Scion xB. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the xB received a \"Good\" rating--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset and side-impact crash protection and roof strength.


What's New for 2012:
- Limited-edition Release Series 9.0 trim offers color and upholstery options
- Upgraded sound system standard on all trims

Exterior Features
The Scion xB is a highly customizable, front-wheel-drive, compact 5-passenger station wagon with a distinctive boxy profile. The xB is available in Base and Release Series 9.0 trims. The Base model features 16-inch steel wheels, keyless entry, and tinted rear window, while the Release Series 9.0--of which only 1,500 are available--features \"Hot Lava\" exterior paint and a distinctive grille treatment.

Interior Features
The Base Scion xB features cloth upholstery, air conditioning, cruise control, Bluetooth connectivity, some power accessories, and a 6-speaker sound system. The Release Series 9.0 features faux-suede upholstery. The Scion xB offers 21 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats, and 70 cubic feet with those seats folded down.

Optional Features
Options on the 2012 Scion xB include 16- or 17-inch alloy wheels; fog lights; DVD-based rear-seat entertainment system; satellite radio; upgraded sound system with multiple high-tech features; navigation system; reversing camera; rear spoiler; remote ignition; premium ambient lighting; and many other upgrades. Nearly all of these options are dealer-installed.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Scion xB's power plant consists of a 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder engine rated at 158 horsepower and 162 lb.-ft. of torque. A 5-speed manual transmission is standard and a 4-speed automatic transmission is optional.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Scion xB are 22/28/24 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Safety features on the 2012 Scion xB include anti-lock disc brakes, traction control, front-seat side air bags, and side curtain air bags.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not conducted tests on the 2012 Scion xB. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the xB received a \"Good\" rating--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset and side-impact crash protection and roof strength.


Available Trims for the 2012 Scion xB
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 5dr Wgn Man (Natl) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 16300.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name 5dr Wgn Man (GS) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 16300.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name 5dr Wgn Man (SE) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 16300.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name 5dr Wgn Auto (Natl) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17250.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name 5dr Wgn Auto (GS) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17250.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name 5dr Wgn Auto (SE) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17250.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name Release Series 9.0 (5dr Wgn Man (Natl)) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18110.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name Release Series 9.0 (5dr Wgn Man (GS)) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18110.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name Release Series 9.0 (5dr Wgn Man (SE)) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 18110.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name Release Series 9.0 (5dr Wgn Auto (Natl)) Transmission Automatic MSRP 19060.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name Release Series 9.0 (5dr Wgn Auto (GS)) Transmission Automatic MSRP 19060.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
Name Release Series 9.0 (5dr Wgn Auto (SE)) Transmission Automatic MSRP 19060.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/28
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INTERIOR
  • Front sport bucket seats w/driver seat height adjustment & armrest
  • 60/40 split fold flat rear seat w/under-seat storage tray
  • Fabric seat trim
  • Center console
  • Cup holders
  • Tilt steering wheel w/audio controls
  • Multi-info display
  • Digital clock
  • Instrumentation-inc: tachometer, trip computer
  • Deep orange instrument panel illumination
  • Aux pwr outlet
  • Pwr windows w/driver side one-touch down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Cruise control
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defogger
  • Driver & front passenger sunvisor w/vanity mirror
  • Cargo area under-floor storage
  • Auto-shift door locking mechanism
  • Premium synthetic suede seat trim
EXTERIOR
  • 16" x 6.5" steel wheels w/wheel covers
  • P205/55R16 all-season tires
  • Temporary spare tire
  • Multi-reflector halogen headlamps w/low beam projector lamp
  • Pwr outside mirrors w/turn indicators
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Intermittent windshield wipers
  • Rear wiper
  • Unique honeycomb patterned lower grille
MECHANICAL
  • 2.4L DOHC SFI 16-valve VVT-i I4 engine
  • 5-speed manual transmission w/OD
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Torsion beam rear suspension
  • Front stabilizer bar
  • Pwr steering
  • Pwr front vented disc/rear solid disc brakes
  • Chrome exhaust tip
  • 4-speed automatic transmission
PACKAGE
  • Release series 9.0 -inc: unique honeycomb patterned lower grille, hot lava exterior paint, dark charcoal/hot lava premium synthetic suede seat trim
SAFETY
  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)
  • Brake assist
  • Vehicle stability control (VSC) w/cut-off switch
  • Traction control
  • Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbags (SRS) -inc: passenger occupant sensor
  • Front seat side body airbags
  • Front & rear side head curtain airbags
  • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions w/driver & front passenger pretensioners & force limiters
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • ISOFIX CRS top tether anchor brackets & lower anchors
  • Tire pressure monitor system
  • First-aid kit
ENTERTAINMENT
  • 160-watt Pioneer AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3/WMA player -inc: satellite radio capability, Sound Retouch digital equalization, Scion sound processing, customizable welcome screen, (6) speakers, auxiliary audio & iPod inputs, HD radio, Bluetooth

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