NEW FOR 2011:
– New model
On sale in the U.S. since 2003, the Scion brand enters the Canadian market for the first time in 2011. It is the entry-level brand from Toyota but is marketed independently through a unique campaign and through select stand-alone stores or special sections of existing Toyota dealers. For 2011, it will be sold in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal. The 2011 xB is a refreshed version of the 2010 xB sold in the U.S.
Based on a Toyota Matrix platform, the boxy xB four-door hatchback uses a 2.4-litre four cylinder engine, mated to a five-speed manual transmission or optional four-speed automatic.
It comes in a single trim line, and includes 16-inch steel wheels, air conditioning, cloth sport bucket seats, 60/40 split-folding rear seat, cruise control, digital clock, vanity mirrors, outside temperature gauge, power locks with keyless entry, power windows with driver’s auto-down, power port, tilt and telescopic steering wheel with audio controls, chrome exhaust tip, projector-style headlamps, heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, variable intermittent wipers, rear washer/wiper, Pioneer CD/MP3 stereo with six speakers, auxiliary input, USB port, Bluetooth connectivity, active front head restraints, and tire pressure monitoring system.
Available factory- or dealer-installed accessories include 16- or 17-inch alloy wheels, hood deflector, rear spoiler, all-season floor mats, cargo liner, mat, cover and net, heated leather seats, Alpine premium audio, XM satellite radio, block heater, and security system.