The all-fresh 2016 Scion iM concept is the suitable answer for juvenile buyers, who are in search of an athletic hatchback. The new hatchback comes with ripped bodylines, with a well-designed, roomy cabin to provide the occupants of the vehicle a comfortable and hassle-free ride throughout the journey.
2016 Scion iM Redesign, Changes
Much effort has been taken by the manufacturer to improve the exterior design to offer it an attractive look. The performance and fuel efficiency of the new Scion iM hatchback are improved by introducing the powerful DOHC Valvematic engine. It comes with a highly developed chassis, with refined double-wishbone back suspension and 17-inch alloy wheels, with highly gripped 225/45R17 tires as standard. With this, the new hatchback is prepared to stabilize urban bumps and docile daring curves. It also comes with a six- speed stick shift for additional hands-on driving enjoyment.
The next Scion iM demonstrates a well-known face, by means of sharp-eyed headlights, a hexagon lower grille, and side bezels through honeycomb mesh design. That aerodynamic look carries into the profile that conveys active movement from the lower front to the back. It is similar to a swoosh line, offered in steel.
The standard sporty body aero kit, piano black grille management, LED daylight running lights and taillights leave a unique signature. The color range offers a marvelous visual pop to the exterior design of the vehicle.
New 2016 Scion iM colors comes with six body vaiants, such as:
Classic Silver Metallic
Black Sand Pearl
Spring Green Metallic
Barcelona Red Metallic
Electric Storm Blue
Scion iM 2016 Interior
The front seats in the cabin of the Scion iM concept are equipped with sporty bolstered seats, with the incorporation of a Whiplash Injury Lessen arrangement for occupant safety. High quality stuffs are plentiful all through the cabin. The design of the leather covered dashboard combines the styling of a sports-hatchback-stimulated instrument panel, with easy to access and use controls. By means of ideas adopted from the luxury hatchback monarchy, the new iM offers a 100 % silent ride by means of an audio layer windshield, foam-type filling and ground silencer sheets.
The premium feel of the new Scion hatchback on the highway is harmonized by a long list of quality amenities, all incorporated as standard with the renowned mono-spec plan of the brand. The seating starts with the adaptability that comes from the 60/40 fold-down back seats and standard consignment cover. A spacious console box and glove box are augmented by several front door pouches and storage bins all through the cabin. Display is 7-inch with infotainment system with standard multi-media system, 6-speaker Pioneer sound system… Main display is 4.2-inch TFT multi-information on car dash with the instrument cluster displays(M mode activity) and all kind vehicle information.
Specs, 0-60, mpg
The Scion iM 2016 engine is expected to come with a 4-cylinder, 1.8 liter influential DOHC Valvematic. This engine improves the performance and the fuel efficiency of the vehicle, with the maximum power output of 137 HP and the required torque of 126 lbs per feet. It accelerate from 0-60 mph for 9.5 seconds with top speed of 115 mph (Est.)
The engine is mated to six-speed manual transmission as standard. The optional continuously variable automatic Transmission automatic is perfectly suited to the influential DOHC Valvematic engine, as well to offer the vehicle a better mileage of 30 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway when compared to the mileage of 27 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway in the case of manual transmission models.
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Price and release date
With the affordable starting price of $20,000, the 2016 Scion iM release will be with a bounty of features during the concluding part of 2015.