New and Used Scion xB: Prices, Photos, Reviews, Specs – The Car Connection

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Scion xB

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The xB is a small, boxy hatchback can seat up to five with its cargo room. It competes cars like the Nissan and Kia Soul, and also some like the Kia Sportage, Nissan Mazda CX-5, and the Hyundai

For more information on the current including pricing with see our full review of the 2013 xB .

The xB was the first in a new ‘genre’ of vehicles it launched in the U.S. nearly a ago; that original was only sold from through 2006, and the current in 2007 and now long in the tooth–grew a compact car. The new xB has never as beloved as the quirky original, it continues to sell for Toyota’s brand, Scion. The new car retains the characteristic boxy looks, and affordably priced to appeal to first-time car buyers and their parents.

The revised xB hasn’t achieved the and cool factor of the early xB, nor its sales reached the same Scion has continued to issue at one xB “Release series” special every year since These limited editions unique paint in bright and matching interior trim, combinations of options and accessories set them apart from xBs.

Each Release model carries a badge its limited-edition serial number.

first small, slab-sided Scion xB subcompact “box” was the car that launched Scion, youth brand for the U.S. only. The new brand targeted Y buyers (born between1980 and as a way to address the gradual aging of core buyers. To the company’s the xB outsold the more conventional xA five-door hatchback by almost two to and it quickly became the vehicle envisioned when hearing

The first generation xB sold 2004 to 2006 was based on the bB, a Japanese-market model using Echo/Yaris mechanicals that the did not expect to export to the States. It in only one body style, a plethora of options. But its quirky quickly garnered attention for and buyers loved its combination of space and small on-road

The 108-horsepower, 1.5-liter four-cylinder (offered with a five-speed or four-speed automatic transmission) was a road rocket, but that what the xB was all about. Instead, could customize the xB using not an extensive array of factory but an even longer list of accessories that meant no two xB were ever quite

Over time, the success of the Scion xB spawned a wave of imitators in different sizes, the Honda Element, Nissan and Kia Soul, though that first xB generation likely more directly with hatchbacks from Honda, Hyundai, and Nissan. Some suggest that one day the first-generation will be prized by collectors for quirkiness.

Today’s Scion xB is essentially to the model introduced in 2007, it was lightly revised for 2011, a size. Compared to its predecessor, it was a longer and fully 600 pounds and its 158-hp, 2.4-liter engine was and more powerful to handle the heavier car. The array of equipment and dealer accessories as long as ever, though, but its ratings fell as well.

For the company had added a standard audio system (a 200-watt remains an option). It includes / USB connectivity, an auxiliary-in jack, and a RCA output for adding external as well as Bluetooth and HD Radio.

For 2013, Scion gave the xB a exterior and interior retouch, a new glossy-black lower grille, and a few exterior changes. New bronze and accents, and a new seat fabric, the extent of the interior changes. The is to make the xB look a little a black rear diffuser and LED lighting.

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