Scion iQ2 (2014)
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Scion iQ2 (2014) review: 37 facts and highlights

1. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
6.5l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
6.4l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

3. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
91Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

4. Has front-wheel drive

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
Scion iQ2 (2014)
84% have it

5. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
200mm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

6. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Scion iQ2 (2014)
76% have it

7. shorter length

2.98m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

8. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
4.2m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m

9. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Scion iQ2 (2014)
73% have it

10. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
4.4l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

11. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
473l
Fiat Doblo 1.4 (2014): 3200l

12. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
32l
Kia Rio LX (2015): 73l

13. higher Euro NCAP rating

The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.
5
Ford Fiesta ST (2014): 6

14. less CO2 emissions

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.
99g/km
Nissan Leaf Acenta (2014): 0g/km

15. Has air suspension

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.
Scion iQ2 (2014)
33% have it

16. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
4
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 6

17. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
912mm
Skoda Roomster S (2014): 1.01m

18. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
67hp
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 306hp

19. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Scion iQ2 (2014)
82% have it

20. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
958mm
Mini Clubman (2014): 1.06m

21. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Ford Focus ST (2014): 2

22. lower ground clearance

The ground clearance is the distance between the lowest point of the car and the road surface. A shorter ground clearance lowers a vehicle’s center of gravity - increasing its handling ability and reducing the chance of a rollover. However, a higher ground clearance allows you to go over more uneven terrain.
136mm
SEAT Altea 1.6 TDI (2014): 66mm

23. larger interior

A larger interior volume makes for a more comfortable driving experience, giving more space for you and your passengers.
2890l
Hyundai Elantra GT (2014): 3373l

24. weight

905kg
Opel Ampera Positiv (2014): 1.69kg

25. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
16
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 24

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