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2dr HB Man (SE)


Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 575
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.8


Displacement 2.5 L/152
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Sequential MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 179 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 172 @ 4100

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in) 60.6
Length, Overall (in) 176.6
Wheelbase (in) 106.3
Height, Overall (in) 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) 48.5
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.1
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Second Head Room (in) 36.4
Front Hip Room (in) 52.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Front Head Room (in) 37.7


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4
Steering Type Rack-Pinion


Vehicle Name Scion tC
Body Style Coupe


Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone


Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P235/35WR19
Front Tire Size P225/45WR18
Rear Tire Size P235/35WR19
Rear Tire Size P225/45WR18
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code NONTR
Rear Tire Order Code 31
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code NONTR
Front Tire Order Code 31


Trans Type 6
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.54
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.88
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.54
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.06


EPA Classification Compact Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3082


Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel