“Smart might have kicked off the micro car craze in North America, but it’s Scion that’s taking top honors here [...] Scion’s little city car has its share of quirks, but it drives surprisingly well for such a small car and it won’t sting you to go from empty to full,” our source described the little iQ.
Introduced as a concept car at the 2009 New York Auto Show, the Scion iQ made its production debut a year later. The recent Kelley Blue Book 5-Year Cost to Own Award winner is equipped with a 1.3-liter four-cylinder engines that delivers 94 hp and 89 lb-ft of torque with the help of its CVT. Rated as an Ultra Low Emission Vehicle, the Scion iQ returns an EPA-estimated combined fuel economy rating of 37 miles per gallon.
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