Scion tC Ratings

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    2005 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: Appearance, performance, quality, standard equipment

    Cons: Fuel economy

    Advice: Get the Azure Pearl (best-looking color for this car)

    I'm a long-time subcompact owner, and I was looking to replace my wonderful (but bland) Honda Civic. I read quite a bit about Scion, particularly the tC (didn't quite fit Toyota's target demographic being 48, but oh well). When I finally got the chance to test-drive one, I was hooked! The tC may be the best automotive value you can get for under $18,000. WHAT I LIKE: 1. Standard equipment(have yet to get any add-on accessories; don't need 'em! Lots of cool places to store your stuff, too) 2. Overall appearance (the car turns heads; I recommend the Azure Pearl finish, although this is apparently the hardest color to find) 3. Comfort (seats 4 adults comfortably; it's roomier than it looks) 4. Drivability (more than adequate acceleration, responsive handling, solid feel on road) 5. Quality (looks more expensive than it is; excellent fit-and-finish of materials) WHAT I DON'T LIKE 1. Fuel economy is a bit below-average for a subcompact. 2. Minor blind spot at the C-pillar. 3. Toyota may have a clear idea about how they want to market and sell this car, but I'm not sure the dealers do; almost seems as if they don't know how to sell it, and finding the color you want (particularly the above-mentioned Azure Pearl) might be difficult, depending on where you live. 4. Optional equipment (spoiler, foglamps, stereo upgrade) are a little pricey.

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    2006 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: The moonroof.

    Cons: Theres not one.

    Advice: GO GET ONE!

    I test drove this car and fell in love with it. I went back the next day and bought it! I had a 2001 Jeep Grande Cherokee, with tons of room in it, to a car with not as much, but I absolutley love it! You would think the back seat would be cramped, but actually there is a lot of leg room back there, just not so much head room for those tall ones. You will LOVE this car! Go get one!

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    2006 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: all the extras. comes standard with moonroof and a/c is awesome

    Cons: the exterior styling needs a little work

    Advice: get one now

    awesome!

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    2006 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: Sunroof

    Cons: rims

    Advice: Go for it, and buy this car!

    This car is bomb. It is the best car yet. The acceleration is smooth and easy, great steering, & my favorite part is the sunroof! I have an automatic, white 2006 scion tc with the rear lip spoiler and iPod hookups. It is worth what you pay for it. You also get great gas mileage! I can fillup my tank with around $20.

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    2005 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: Speaker System

    Cons: Nothing

    Advice: It's an awesome car, perfect buy!

    Really nice car. Sporty and affordable. I got the 2006 Special Edition and I love it. Drives wonderful!

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    2006 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: When you drive this car it does not feel like you are driving a low cost vehicle

    Cons: Gas mileage - should be higher

    Advice: Buy it....

    I have an SUV and a BMW Z4 convertible. I decided I was going to buy a small car to drive for work since I tend to put a lot of miles on my car. After checking out the small car market nothing compares to this car when you come to options and value

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    2006 Scion tC - (M5)

    Pros: Pioneer system

    Cons: Nothing...I love it!!

    Advice: BUY IT!!!

    My 2002 VW Jetta broke down on me completely with only 65,000 miles on it. (don't buy VW) So I was in desperate need of a new car. I test drove the Dodge Caliber, Honda Civic, and Toyota Corolla, I couldn't make up my mind as to which car to get. Neither of these cars had the 'complete' package. It was 2 weeks of stress and became overwhelmed, until I came across the Scion TC. I have to admit that buying my 2006 Tc was the best choice I have ever made in my life!! I love this car!!!, it has the look, quality, comfort...and best of all it gives me great mpg!!!