The 2016 Scion iQ is a small vehicle, which is ideal for those seeking a small automobile for a city drive. With the total length of 120.1 inches, the new iQ from Scion is excellent for all those who have problem in searching out a parking area as well as for people who require low-price and economic vehicle. The iQ was first introduced to the market in 2008, and the primary generation of this small three-door rear door sedan continues to be under production for the model year 2016.
2016 Scion iQ Exterior
The new Scion iQ 2016 comes with an enticing external look mainly because of its attractively designed gigantic 17-inch aluminum wheels, wearing all season tires that offer the vehicle an aggressive look, as well. It comes with the external body dimensions of 120.1 inches in length, 66.1 inches in width and a height of 59.1 inches with the wheelbase length of 78.7 inches. With these small body measurements, it offers a comfortable ride to its occupants by means of strut type of suspension in the front and the Torsion Beam type of suspension at its back. The new vehicle is designed to offer better handling capability by means of its disc brakes in the front and drum brakes at its back. The new Scion iQ comes in seven attractive body colors, such as:
Classic Silver Metallic.
Black Currant Metallic.
Magnetic Gray Metallic.
Pacific Blue Metallic.
Black Sand Pearl.
2016 Scion iQ Interior
Even though the iQ is a small-size vehicle, it is basically an automobile that is designed to house three passengers and one driver. Next to two seats in the front, there is one seat at the back of the driver’s seat and also one small seat, which is suitable for a baby. Inside the 2016 iQ, there might not be sufficient space, but on the opposite side, it is choked with stylish and useful options. All components inside the cabin are made from premium materials. Besides stylish options, it is offered with several other standard features, such as:
Vehicle solidity management.
Electronic brake force distribution.
2016 Scion iQ Interior
Sometimes, small automotive comes equipped with a small engine and the iQ is no exception. The new iQ will be powered by a four-cylinder, 1.3 cubic decimeter engine, which is capable of generating a maximum power of 94 horsepower at 6000 RPM and a maximum torque of 89 pounds per foot at 4400 RPM. This power output and torque is more than sufficient to operate this small vehicle, such that its owners actually will not feel lack of velocity and swiftness. This 2016 Scion iQ engine also offers better acceleration to the new vehicle that makes it to attain the speed from 0-60 mph in 12 seconds, whereas prime velocity is about 100 mph. This engine will be mated to a six-speed continuously variable transmission and alongside fine performances.
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The quantifiable fuel consumption is 36 mpg for the city drive and 37 mpg on the highway drive. The new iQ comes with the fuel tank capacity of 8.5 gallons.
Price and the release date
The new Scion is anticipated to be released for sale during the fourth quarter of 2016 with the starting price of $ 16,000.