The 2012 Scion xB is a five door compact hatchback, sporting a unique box-shaped design. A 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine produces 158 hp and 162 lb-ft of torque can either be paired with a standard 5-speed manual or optional 4-speed automatic transmission. Utilizing a FWD drivetrain, the xB achieves fuel mileage within an EPA estimated range of 22 mpg city to 28 mpg highway. Standard features include air conditioning, remote keyless entry system, sport bucket front seats, 60/40 split fold-flat rear seats, cruise control, chrome tipped exhaust, LED turn signal indicators, auxiliary input jack, USB port with iPod® connectivity, and a 6-speaker audio system. Safety is comprised of vehicle stability control, traction control, anti-lock braking, electronic brake distribution, brake assist, smart stop technology, front airbags, side curtain airbags, and tire pressure monitoring. The xB is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
The 2012 Scion xB receives a new Release Series 9.0 package that includes special unique appearance items.
Distinctive shape; roomy interior; wide range of standard features and customizable options
First introduced in 2003, the Scion xB is a 5-door wagon with a one-piece rear liftgate. Its top competitors are the Honda Element and the Nissan cube. The 2012 Scion xB is a good choice for urban drivers who require convenience, maneuverability, affordability and fuel efficiency. Although compact, the Scion xB has plenty of cargo space and a back seat comfortable enough for three adults. Like other Scions, the xB comes well-equipped. Estimated fuel economy is strong-- the xB achieves 24 mpg on the highway.