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After four years in its original form, the boxy Scion xB was totally redesigned for 2008. Scion said that owners...

2009 Scion xB Trim Comparison

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General Pricing

Resale Value $16,700.00
Destination $670.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.4L I4
Horsepower 158 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 162 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4
Displacement (cc) 2362
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.8
Compression Ratio 9.8:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 22
Highway (mpg) 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3086.5
Wheelbase (in.) 102.4
Length (in.) 167.3
Width (in.) 69.3
Height (in.) 62.6
Track Front (in.) 60.0
Track Rear (in.) 59.8
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5
Front Headroom (in.) 40.0
Rear Headroom (in.) 41.2
Front Legroom (in.) 40.7
Rear Legroom (in.) 38.0
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 55.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 52.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) 46.7

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 100.8

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut
Rear Suspension torsion
Tires 205/55R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std.

Braking & Traction

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

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

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


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

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std.


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


Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A


Sunroof / Moonroof N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std.

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