Article Index
Test Drive: 2012 Scion tC
Page 2
All Pages

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

OEM Audio Plus Reference 400CF tuned exclusively for the 2011-12 Scion tC offered with free shipping!
This system offers carbon fiber speaker cone technology and provides “Drop-in / Plug N' Play” installation optimized for use with all Scion tC factory radios.

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


More Vehicle Features

Breakin' it Down: 2005 Scion tC

The car was built to not only display Pioneer’s well-respected car audio components, but their DJ products as well. Pioneer and Scion have a longstanding relationship in North America. Ever since the Scion brand was launched, they have worked together…
Read More

Abflug Schwarzer: Akihiro Tamura's 1997 Toyota Supra JZA80

Written by Adam Zillin / Photography by Adam Zillin Abflug has always tended to be a brand that absolutely polarizes people. You either love the styling or you hate it. That public acceptance (or lack thereof) hasn’t stopped a great…
Read More

Midnight Special

Seem like only yesterday I was on the phone with Ken Block putting together an article. Back in 2004, Ken was hard at work putting together a trio of Subaru STi for the upcoming Gumball 3000 event. The move marked…
Read More

Drift Junkie: Darren McNamara's 2009 Saturn Sky

Text and photos by Andrew Jennings Darren “D-Mac” McNamara has been competing professionally in the Formula Drift series since 2007. The native of Cork, Ireland won the 2006 Irish Prodrift series championship before Team Falken Tire gave him a full-time…
Read More


The last time I saw a Honda with a wall of four 15s was in 1998. Now who in their right mind would be insane enough to do something like that you say; it was yours truly. The look on…
Read More