2017 Scion IM Concept is a compact sedan raised on Auris, or if you prefer, Corolla platform. With some refreshments in terms of design, engine performances and especially fuel efficiency, this vehicle is ready to step into competition with its competitors like Ford Focus or Kia Forte5.
Exterior and Interior
Exterior design of 2017 Scion IM Concept is quite futuristic. With aerodynamic features and aggressive appearance, this vehicle gives impression of safety and comfort. Raised on Auris platform, Scion IM Concept , this car will have some look-alike features. Mesh-like grille is divided in upper and lower segment. On the front fascia there are also elongated headlights and massive bumper. On the rear side redesigned tail lights are positioned pretty high above the ground. 17-inch alloy wheels will be a part of a standard offer. 2017 Scion IM Concept is available in six colors- Classic Silver Metallic, Barcelona Red Metallic, Blizzard Pearl, Spring Green Metallic, Electric Storm Blue and Black Sand Pearl.
Interior design of the cabin of 2017 Scion IM Concept will be elegant passengers-friendly. Comfortable seats are covered with premium clothing, including leather, while the steering wheel might optionally be wrapped up in leather. On the dashboard, a 7 inches touch screen display is centrally positioned, which include Toyota Entune infotainment system. As of features, there are navigation system, Bluetooth, USB port and Pioneer audio system, dual zone climate controls and many more. Premium safety features will be included as well. Among them, we can find a system of airbags (driver’s knee, front passenger and side curtain), blind spot monitors, a rearview camera, adaptive cruise control and Hill Start Assist.
Under the hood of Scion IM Concept there is a 1.8 liter four cylinder engine. Such engine has a capacity to deliver 137 hp. it is mated to a six speed automatic transmission or CVTi-S, as optional. It is supported by new Valvermatic continuously variable valve timing which improves engine performances and fuel efficiency. As of EPA ratings, 2016 Scion IM Concept has 37 mpg highway, which can be considered as excellent. The top speed of this vehicle is 125 mph.
2017 Scion IM Concept Release Date and Price
New Scion IM Concept was scheduled to be released on the US market in the 2017. Its price starts at approximately $19,000, but it might rise up to $30,000, depending of optional features included.
September 26, 2016