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SPECS 2013 Scion tC
Engine displacement (liters): 2.5L (2AR - FE) (2494CC) DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with dual VVT-i
Horsepower (HP): 180 @ 6000 rpm
Torque (lb-ft): 173 @ 4100 rpm
Transmission: 6MT / 6AT Sequential ignition systemToyota Direct Ignition (TDI) drivetrainfwd brakes front / rear: Ventilated Disc / Solid Disc Braking SystemABS with EBD & Brake Assist
Tires[2]: P225/45R18

Traction Control (TRAC): Standard
Vehicle Stability Control (VSC): Standard
Steering: Electric - Power Steering (EPS)
Front Suspension: MacPherson® Strut
Rear Suspension: Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bars: Front/ Rear
Fuel Capacity (gal.): 14.5
Curb Weight (lbs.): (MT / AT)3070 / 3115

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and photos by Jacob Leveton and photos by Jacob Leveton
and photos by Jacob Leveton and photos by Jacob Leveton


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