After a long wait full of speculations and rumors, Scion has finally announced the upcoming release of the all new 2017 Scion xB. It was believed that Scion was planning to replace this model with a more compact one. However, that seems to be a thing of the past since the 2017 Scion xB is expected to hit the roads as soon as possible. With both major and minor changes expected, this car is no doubt going to be the next big thing when it comes to compact SUV’s doing rounds in North America.
2017 Scion xB – Redesign Exterior and Interior
The most critical change in the 2017 Scion xB will be new and updated design. The exterior specs of this car will receive refreshment and innovation. The exterior side will show chic and contemporary style. The improvement is also possible in body line shades, LED lights, and entrance bumper. To make this vehicle superior, beautiful and nice, we can expect new color combination for this model. Rumors announce that this model will enjoy body concept. The overall look of this vehicle will give a different perception. The features on the rear side will also enjoy some improvements like the new bumper, camera, and other features. The selection or installation of a new platform is also possible in the upcoming model. The overall body size like length, width, and height of vehicle will not change in this model.One of the most detectable and highly recognizable exterior changes will no doubt be the frontal bumper. Since the car comes with a box design, the frontal bumper has been designed in such a manner that, it perfectly goes hand in hand with the body artwork. The LED headlights have also been redesigned to facilitate proper vision whether traveling during the night or basically during a foggy day. With these headlights, visibility problems will be a thing of the past. New sets of color schemes will also be available hence giving the buyer the opportunity to select the best color based on their preferences.
This upcoming model is anticipated to have an elegant and luxurious interior especially considering that the previous model had a very comfortable interior. One of the most outstanding interior features includes a beautiful trim made using genuine wood. The dashboard of the vehicle also gets some improvements to make it more interactive and user-friendly. The gear and the steering wheel are all covered with leather which gives the driver better grip. Furthermore, the seats inside the 2017 Scion xB are covered with cow hides and use the latest heating technology to enhance comfort. Users of this vehicle get to enjoy properly regulated temperatures which are provided through the modern zonal climate system. There are also a variety of connection options which give the occupants freedom to connect different kinds of modern devices and also assist the driver to navigate the vehicle in a better way. It is also possible to enjoy quality entertainment while inside the vehicle since it comes with an upgraded modern infotainment unit The utilization of most recent infotainment features like LCD, touch screen, speakers and radio is normal. These electronic gadgets will likewise bolster MP3, MP4, FM and radio. The travelers will likewise appreciate Bluetooth, WI-FI, and wireless internet connection. The combination of every one of these features will grant a decent look to the interior side of this vehicle. For safety purposes, there are automatic airbags and safety belts for all the occupants.
2017 Scion xB – Engine Specs
By current news, we can expect installation of 2.4-liter four cylinder engine in 2017 Scion xB. This unit may generate 162 lb/ft of torque and 158 hp of power. It will show the good value of fuel economy and emission of C02. There is no chance of the presence of multiple engine options in this vehicle. This engine will also possess automatic gearbox, advanced braking system, and other specs. The value of fuel economy of this model is expected around 24 mpg on highway road conditions.
2017 Scion xB – Release Date and Price
Though the official release date of the 2017 Scion xB has not been announced, it’s expected that this compact SUV will hit the market either in early or mid-2017. The official selling price is expected to be between $18,000 and $20,000.