Maximizing Fuel Efficiency Without Sacrificing Space or Style
About the xD
At Peterson Scion in Boise, Idaho, we offer the 2012 Scion xD. The xD is a five door hatchback that will help you maximize your fuel efficiency without sacrificing space or style. The 2012 xD has a starting MSRP of $15,345 and is powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine packing 128 hp and 125 lb/ft of torque. As far as a hatchback goes, that’s a lot of power. The interior features up to 35.7 cubic feet of cargo capacity, and owners can have fun driving with the knowledge that fuel economy won’t suffer. The xD delivers an EPA-estimated 27 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway. A xD buyers can choose from a standard five-speed manual transmission or a smooth-shifting four-speed automatic.The xD offers a lot of style, technology and performance, and Scion engineers saved their most impressive work for safety. Every xD features the Star Safety System™, which includes Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake System, Electronic Brake Distribution, Brake Assist and Smart Stop Technology. Those are just the features that help avoid an accident altogether. If occupants are involved in a crash, the xD features front airbags, seat-mounted side airbags and curtain airbags that span both the first and second rows. The xD features so many outstanding safety technologies that the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) named the hatchback a “Top Safety Pick” for 2012.
The xD also features terrific standard features including:
- a 160-watt Pioneer audio system
- HD Radio
- Scion BLU Logic® hands-free communication system Bluetooth compatibility
- USB port with iPod connectivity
- six high-quality speakers
Scion Accesories, Personalizing your Scion
Scion has the ability to accessorize their vehicles. Want to upgrade the audio? Scion offers available systems to fit most any budget. One of the top accessory options is the Scion Navigation System 200, which features a brilliant, seven-inch LCD screen that can also play DVD movies. Buyers can also opt for an upgraded Pioneer sound system that features a color touch-screen with Bluetooth connectivity, plus the highly popular Pandora Internet Radio and iTunes tagging. Many Scion trademark accessories are available for the xD from none other than Toyota’s performance division, TRD Racing. The xD can be upgraded with performance parts that include a TRD Performance oil filter, brake pads, a rear sway bar, sport muffler, air filter and shiftknob. The xD can also be had with TRD Performance shocks, which deliver even more impressive driving dynamics.
Interior add-ons include:
- an array of cargo covers
- liners and trays
- plus a center armrest
- the Scion Security System
- Scion Remote Engine Start system
Exterior upgrades may include:
- optional 18-inch alloy wheels
- a rear spoiler
- Scion Paint Protection System
For More Information About the Scion
The 2012 Scion xD is the model that combines the best features of every Scion model. With great looks, surprising roominess and athletic handling, the Scion xD is not the typical hatchback, so come in and check out the 2012 Scion xD today. Call 208.378.9000 today to speak with a Scion Specialist about a new Scion or Scion accessories.