2012 Scion iQ Review Specs Pictures Price & MPG

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2012 Scion iQ

With the escalation of gas prices the reduction of parking space, the demand for cars are becoming much Subcompact cars are becoming the trend in the automotive market. they are long popular in because of the “K-car” segment, are now getting worldwide attention because of vehicles such as the Fortwo.

Recognizing this, is now entering the worldwide subcompact with the Scion iQ . The iQ, according to is the world’s smallest four and is targeted for a younger audience.


Looking at the iQ, the first that one is going to observe is its Its measurements are just startling: it in at just 120 inches in length, is almost 2 feet shorter compact cars such as the Cooper and just 1 foot than the Smart Fortwo, is actually a 2 seater. But still, its small proportion, it still has for 4 full sized people, or so it

As for the design, it is cute and compact, a contemporary look that it suit well in these times. Given its size, it be interesting how Toyota is going to the Scion iQ the world’s smallest 4 car. And those that able to ride one have feelings about it.

First, say that the front seats are enough for even tall

But as for the rear seats, it is a completely story. They think the rear seats are best for children, unless front occupants want to compromise own space. As for features, it comes a full sound system inputs for both music and USBs.

As for cargo space, the rear seats are folded, about it, because the rear is extremely close to the trunk.

One that people should be about the iQ is that despite its size, it is packed with a list of safety equipment: 10 anti lock brakes, control, and stability control.

The 1.0 liter engine that 67 horsepower has been upgraded a 1.3 liter engine that somewhere in between 90 and 100 horsepower. almost equates to a 30% power that should translate in the speed category. Together its compact size, it is expected to well in those tight

Pros Cons

Those were able to drive the iQ have mixed opinions in how car has performed. Of course, they appreciated the level of innovation and that it took in order to this car in the first place. The is something that fits in with Toyota’s target for this car, and the fact they have managed to fit in so gizmos inside its small is an achievement in itself.

The Competition

There are a handful of comparable to the iQ worth looking at, include the smart fortwo $14,690; 33 city / 41 hwy), the Fiat 500 (MSRP $15,500; 30 / 38 hwy), and the Mini Cooper $19,500; 29 city / 37 hwy). You find the Mini Cooper at a higher price range but you get more room.

Despite its size, people (at least on the are bound to feel at home a driver or a passenger on this And when you add its comprehensive list of equipment, it sounds like a place to be. However, a lot has bemoaned the that its rear seats are ineffective and that luggage is nearly nonexistent.

Also, the fuel economy for the upgraded engine, while in most cases, is considered considering its size.

The 2012 iQ has a lot inside its little package. It may not be the ideal car, but it is an innovative car Expect it to spearhead the subcompact within the coming years.


What others

“The 2012 Scion iQ is a roller skate on wheels, but it econocar drab in favor of an sporty, and nicely detailed and feel.” Car Connection

“For the part, the steering is light and to handle. It gives some feedback when turning, but feel is mostly numb. iQ somewhat in fast turns, but not to be unnerving. An extremely tight radius enables easy on crowded, two-lane city Consumer Guide

“The 2012 Scion iQ is a metropolitan runabout that great fuel economy. and utility are the messages here, not excitement.” Edmunds


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