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Scion xD

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Scion xD
Scion / Toyota
aka Toyota Urban Cruiser
Production 2008 - present
Class Compact
Body Style 5-door, 5-seat Hatchback
Length 154.7 in.
Width 67.9 in.
Height 60.0 in.
Wheelbase 96.9 in.
Weight 2,625 - 2,665 lb
Transmission 5-speed manual
4-speed automatic
Engine 1.5L DOHC I4
Power 108 hp @ N/A rpm
N/A lb-ft of torque @ N/A rpm
Similar Honda Fit
Toyota Yaris
Designer Designer (lead designer if it was a team effort)

Scion xD is a subcompact car manufactured by the Japanese-American Toyota subsidiary, Scion. The xD is based on the Toyota iSt, just like its predecessor, the Scion xA. It also has a European market-only sister called Toyota Urban Cruiser, badged and manufactured by Scion's parent company Toyota. The xD went on sale during the 2008 MY while the Urban Cruiser went on sale the following model year after debuting at the 2008 Geneva Motor Show.

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Recent Changes

  • xD Release Series 3.0. [1]

Styles and Major Options

The Scion xD has 1 trim line only, but like other Scions, there are many options available to customize the xD, such as 17-inch alloy wheels, shift knobs, and more.

Pricing

Scion xD Trims
Base
MSRP
$14550
Invoice
$13822

Gas Mileage

As seen on the FuelEconomy.gov website, the City/Highway MPG averages are as follows:

Transmission
Manual Automatic
MPG
27/33 26/32

Engine and Transmission

The Scion xD has a 2ZR-FE DOHC 1.8-liter inline four-cylinder engine with VVT. It produces 127 hp and 125 pound-feet of torque. There are 2 transmissions: a 5-speed manual and a 4-speed automatic.

Performance

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Reliability

The xD is a new model, so there is no reliability data. However, the xA, the xD's predecessor, had very good reliability.

Safety

The IIHS crash-tested an xD. Ratings were acceptable for frontal impact, good for side impact, and good for rear impact.

Photos

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Colors

Exterior:
Barcelona Red Metallic
Black Sand Pearl
Hot Lava
Magnetic Gray Metallic
Nautical Blue Metallic
Silver Streak Mica
Super White

Interior:
Charcoal cloth

Main Competitors

Honda Fit
Nissan Versa
Chevrolet Aveo
Toyota Yaris

Hybrid Models

No hybrid model is available.

Unique Attributes

The speedometer and tachometer share the same dial. Also, there is quite a bit of standard equipment for a subcompact, such as side curtain airbags, an advanced ABS system, active head restraints, a high-watt Pioneer stereo (shared with other Scions), and an iPod adapter. The xD also offers electronic stability control, which is a rarity in this class.

Interior

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Resale Values

Since the xD is introduced for 2008, there are no resale values. But Toyota's resale values are usually high.

Criticisms

The driving position is a bit awkward and the ride is buzzy, but a major improvement over the xA.

Generations

Current Generation: (2008–present)

Worldwide

The EU has an xD/iSt called the Toyota Urban Cruiser.

Design quirks and oddities

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Awards

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See Also

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SCION

Toyota Motor Corporation


Toyota | Lexus | Scion | Hino | Daihatsu


Current

xB · tC · xD · iQ


Historic

xA


Concept

t2b Concept · Fuse Concept · Hako Coupe Concept · iQ Concept


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Toyota Corporate website A brand of ToMoCo


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