2012 Scion tC Model Comparison

Base Hatchback

General Pricing

Resale Value $19,575.00 $16,145.00 $17,250.00
Destination $730.00 $730.00 $755.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.5L I4 1.8L I4 2.4L I4
Horsepower 180 @ 6000 RPM 128 @ 6000 RPM 158 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 173 @ 4100 RPM 125 @ 4400 RPM 162 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2494 1798 2362
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.9 3.2 X 3.5 3.5 X 3.8
Compression Ratio 10.4:1 10.0:1 9.8:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 23 27 22
Highway (mpg) 31 33 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3101.9 2665.4 3084.3
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3 96.9 102.4
Length (in.) 174.0 154.7 167.3
Width (in.) 70.7 67.9 69.3
Height (in.) 55.7 60.0 63.4
Track Front (in.) 60.6 58.5 60.0
Track Rear (in.) 61.4 58.7 59.8
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 37.7 38.9 40.0
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.4 37.6 41.2
Front Legroom (in.) 41.8 40.3 40.7
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.6 33.9 38.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.4 51.9 55.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 52.1 50.7 54.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.6 51.1 52.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) 48.5 50.1 46.7

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 88.4 84.5 100.8

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension wishbone torsion torsion
Tires 225/45R18 195/60R16 205/55R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes N/A Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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