Toyota iQ – Encyclopedia

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Toyota iQ

The Toyota iQ is a city car first shown to the public at the March 2008 Geneva Auto Show. with Japanese sales having begun in October 2008 and European sales in January 2009. [ 1 ] The production iQ followed a concept vehicle presented at the 2007 Frankfurt Auto Show. [ 2 ] A North American version of the iQ, branded as the Scion iQ . was released in the U.S. beginning in October 2011 with the West Coast states [ 3 ] and Canada in 2012. [ 4 ] Deliveries of an all-electric version with a range of 80#160;km (50#160;mi)Template:Convert/track/abbr/on began in the U.S. in March 2013. Production of the Scion iQ EV (Toyota eQ in Japan) will be limited to 100 units for special fleet use in Japan and carsharing demonstration projects in the U.S. [ 5 ] [ 6 ]

Engines [edit ]

90#160;PS (66#160;kW; 89#160;hp)Template:Convert/track/abbr/on @#160;3400

FT-EV concept [edit ]

It is a battery electric concept vehicle with an estimated capacity of 50 miles (80#160;km). Toyota plans to launch the production version of FT-EV in 2012. [ 16 ]

A slightly modified version was shown as the FT-EV II at the October 2009 Tokyo Motor Show .

iQ Customize Car (2009–) [edit ]

This is a family of Toyota iQ custom body kits in Japanese market. [ 17 ]

MODELLISTA MAXI includes custom front bumper, side skirt, rear bumper. MODELLISTA MIXTURE includes custom B-pillar shadow, mirror cover, back window panel, side door trim. MODELLISTA MIXTURE side make set only includes custom mirror cover and side door trim.

Toyota iQ GAZOO Racing tuned by MN (130G, 2009–) [edit ]

This is a limited (100 units) version for Japanese market. It included 1,329 cubic centimetres (1.329#160;L; 81.1#160;cu in) I4 engine, 6-speed manual transmission. stiffer sport suspension that lowers its ride height by 30#160;mm (1.2#160;in)Template:Convert/track/abbr/on. rear disk brakes, RAYS 16×5.5-in aluminium wheels with 175/60R16 tires, enhanced brakes, stiffening brace, tachometer, aluminium pedals, rear spoiler, GRMN emblem, sport exhaust system. [ 18 ] [ 19 ]

The GAZOO Racing package adds a front bumper spoiler, side mudguards, rear bumper spoiler centre muffler, Toyota front fog lamps, original decal, front sport seat covers.

The vehicle was unveiled at the January 2009 Tokyo Auto Salon .

The GAZOO Racing cars were sold through Toyota’s Netz dealer channel. [ 20 ] It has MSRP of ¥1,972,000 (¥1,878,095+tax).

iQ for Sports/iQ Collection (2009) [edit ]

These are show cars that demonstrate possibilities for customers to personalise their cars.

iQ for Sports reflects modern urban chic through a purpose-made body kit emphasizing the iQ’s broad stance, powerful geometry and clean sweeping lines.

iQ Collection focuses on interior customisation. [ 21 ]

The vehicles were unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. [ 22 ]

Scion iQ [edit ]

Scion iQ (US)

The Scion iQ Concept car was built by Five Axis (California, USA) based on the Toyota iQ and displayed in April 2009 at the New York Auto Show. It is based on the production Toyota iQ, has a four cylinder engine, 18 wheels and widened wheel arches, with eleven airbags. [ 23 ]

The production Scion iQ was revealed at the 2010 New York Auto Show. It is now currently for sale throughout the United States. [ 24 ]

GRMN iQ Racing Concept (2011) [edit ]

The GRMN iQ Racing Concept was based on Toyota iQ GAZOO Racing tuned by MN car sold in 2009, but with a super charger and roll cage.

The vehicle was unveiled in 2011 Tokyo Auto Salon. [ 25 ]

GRMN iQ Supercharger (2012) [edit ]

It is a limited (100 units) version of Toyota iQ for Japanese market, based on the Toyota iQ 130G MT. It included the supercharger found in the GRMN iQ Racing Concept car.

The prototype vehicle was unveiled in 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon. [ 26 ]

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