2015 Scion iQ

If you are looking for a small car which is perfect for a city drive, you should consider this car very seriously. This car is only 10 feet long, so it is perfect for all those who have problem to find a parking space and also for those who want cheap and economic car. It was originally launched in 2008, while in U.S. market it is present from 2011. The first generation of this small three-door hatchback is still under production.

2015 Scion iQ front view

2015 Scion iQ redesign and features

Although 2015 Scion iQ is basically a two-seater, it can accommodate 3+1 passenger. Beside two seats in front, there is one seat behind driver’s seat and also one small seat, which is suitable for a child. It may be square-looking, but this car looks very attractive. There are big 17-inch alloy wheels which make this car look much tough than, for example Smart. Inside of 2015 iQ may not be spacious as Smart, but on the other side it is full of modern and useful features. All parts inside are made of high-quality materials. Beside hi-tech features, 2015 Scion iQ is equipped with many features like, for example, 11 airbags, include one that protects passenger touching side window. Vehicle Stability Control, traction control, anti-lock brakes, brake assist, and electronic brake force distribution come as standard. This model got 4-star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

2015 Scion iQ side view

2015 Scion iQ engine and mpg

Small car usually comes with small engine and this car is no exception. The 2015 Scion iQ is powered by 1.3 liter four-cylinder engine which outputs 94 horses. This amount of horses is more than enough for this type of vehicle, so you definitely won’t feel lack of speed and quickness. It sprints to 60 mph in less than 12 seconds, while top speed is around 100 mph. This engine is paired with 6-speed continuously variable transmission and beside great performances, you should expect fuel economy on the very high level in 2015  iQ. The estimated fuel consumption is 36 mpg for city drive and 37 mpg on highway.

2015 Scion iQ interior

2015 Scion iQ price

The starting price of 2015 Scion iQ is around 16.000 dollars.