2012 Scion xD Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$15,345-$17,050
$14,577-$16,196
27 /CITY / 33 /HWY
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What's New for 2012:
- New Pioneer sound system, HD radio, Bluetooth connectivity, and streaming audio are now standard
- New limited-edition model, Release Series 4.0, replaces last year's 3.0 model

Exterior Features
The 2012 Scion xD is a 4-door hatchback available in two trim levels. According to Scion, the xD has aggressive styling, including a long and narrow back window and accentuated wheel flares. Side mirrors include integrated turn signals. Sixteen-inch wheels are standard and come with a choice of three covers. The Release Series 4.0 model is available only in Blizzard Pearl color and includes alloy wheels.

Interior Features
Standard features on the Scion xD include cruise control, full power accessories, tilt steering wheel--without telescope--with ntegrated audio controls, Bluetooth connectivity, streaming audio, and a 6-speaker Pioneer audio system. The Release Series 4.0 uses unique fabric upholstery with white stitching, as well as interior white paint that matches the outside color.

Optional Features
While no factory options are available on the xD, dealers may install accessories, including a rear spoiler, keyless remote entry and ignition, sport steering wheel, auto-dimming rearview mirror, cargo cover, center armrest, navigation system, premium sound system with touch screen, satellite radio, illuminated door sills, and a variety of performance parts.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Scion xD is powered by a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine rated at 128 horsepower and mated with either a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Scion xD are 27/33/29 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Standard safety features on the Scion xD include anti-lock brakes with brake assist, stability control, front-seat side air bags, full-length side curtain air bags, and front active head restraints.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not tested the 2012 Scion xD. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the xD received \"Good\" ratings--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset, side-impact, and rear-impact crash protection, as well as for rollover protection, and named the Scion xD a \"Top Safety Pick\" for 2012.


What's New for 2012:
- New Pioneer sound system, HD radio, Bluetooth connectivity, and streaming audio are now standard
- New limited-edition model, Release Series 4.0, replaces last year's 3.0 model

Exterior Features
The 2012 Scion xD is a 4-door hatchback available in two trim levels. According to Scion, the xD has aggressive styling, including a long and narrow back window and accentuated wheel flares. Side mirrors include integrated turn signals. Sixteen-inch wheels are standard and come with a choice of three covers. The Release Series 4.0 model is available only in Blizzard Pearl color and includes alloy wheels.

Interior Features
Standard features on the Scion xD include cruise control, full power accessories, tilt steering wheel--without telescope--with ntegrated audio controls, Bluetooth connectivity, streaming audio, and a 6-speaker Pioneer audio system. The Release Series 4.0 uses unique fabric upholstery with white stitching, as well as interior white paint that matches the outside color.

Optional Features
While no factory options are available on the xD, dealers may install accessories, including a rear spoiler, keyless remote entry and ignition, sport steering wheel, auto-dimming rearview mirror, cargo cover, center armrest, navigation system, premium sound system with touch screen, satellite radio, illuminated door sills, and a variety of performance parts.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Scion xD is powered by a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine rated at 128 horsepower and mated with either a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Scion xD are 27/33/29 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Safety
Standard safety features on the Scion xD include anti-lock brakes with brake assist, stability control, front-seat side air bags, full-length side curtain air bags, and front active head restraints.

To date, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has not tested the 2012 Scion xD. In tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the xD received \"Good\" ratings--the Institute's highest--for frontal-offset, side-impact, and rear-impact crash protection, as well as for rollover protection, and named the Scion xD a \"Top Safety Pick\" for 2012.


Available Trims for the 2012 Scion xD
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 5dr HB Man (Natl) Transmission Manual MSRP 15345.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name 5dr HB Man (GS) Transmission Manual MSRP 15345.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name 5dr HB Man (SE) Transmission Manual MSRP 15345.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name 5dr HB Auto (Natl) Transmission Automatic MSRP 16145.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name 5dr HB Auto (GS) Transmission Automatic MSRP 16145.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name 5dr HB Auto (SE) Transmission Automatic MSRP 16145.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name Release Series 4.0 (5dr HB Man (Natl)) Transmission Manual MSRP 16250.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name Release Series 4.0 (5dr HB Man (GS)) Transmission Manual MSRP 16250.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name Release Series 4.0 (5dr HB Man (SE)) Transmission Manual MSRP 16250.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name Release Series 4.0 (5dr HB Auto (Natl)) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17050.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name Release Series 4.0 (5dr HB Auto (GS)) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17050.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
Name Release Series 4.0 (5dr HB Auto (SE)) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17050.00 Engine 1.8L/110 City/Hwy MPG 27/33
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INTERIOR
  • Cloth front sport bucket seats
  • 60/40 split folding, reclining & sliding rear seat
  • Cup holders
  • Tilt steering wheel w/audio controls
  • Multi-info display
  • Digital clock
  • Instrumentation -inc: tachometer & trip meter
  • 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
  • Center console w/color tuned trim
  • Carpeted floor mats -inc: release series logo, white border stitching
  • Tilt steering wheel w/audio controls -inc: color-tuned trim
  • Color-tuned door trim
EXTERIOR
  • 16" x 6" steel wheels w/wheel covers
  • P195/60R16 all-season tires
  • Temporary spare tire
  • Multi-reflector halogen headlamps
  • Pwr side mirrors w/turn signal indicators
  • Intermittent front windshield wipers
  • Rear windshield wiper
  • 16" alloy wheels w/smoked platinum finish
MECHANICAL
  • 1.8L DOHC MPFI 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
  • Ventilated front disc/rear drum brakes
  • Chrome exhaust tip
  • 4-speed automatic transmission w/OD
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)
    • Brake assist
    • Traction control
    • Vehicle stability control
    • Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbags (SRS) -inc: passenger occupant sensor
    • Driver & front passenger side airbags
    • Front & rear curtain airbags
    • 3-point seat belts in all seating positions w/driver & front passenger seat belt pretensioners & force limiters
    • Child safety rear door locks
    • 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, user-customizable welcome screen, (6) speakers, aux audio & iPod inputs, HD radio, Bluetooth

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