21 Jul '11, 2pm

2012 Scion iQ: Is 37 MPG Good Enough?

2012 Scion iQ: Is 37 MPG Good Enough?

The all-new 2012 Scion iQ minicar, for which we've just posted full driving impressions over at The Car Connection, starts at around $16K and earns an EPA-rated 36 mpg city, 37 highway, and a combined figure of 37 mpg. But with so many vehicles now on the market that can get 40 mpg on the highway or more—the Hyundai Elantra , Hyundai Accent, Chevrolet Cruze, and Ford Fiesta are just a few—many American shoppers will simply look over those figures and then move on to another, larger model. Why not opt for a larger vehicle if you can, if it costs about the same and gets almost the same mileage? It's a good, very American question, and while we only saw a few cursory thumbs-up for the iQ in a drive that took us through some of the more hurried sections of San Francisco, when we drove a 2011 Smart Fortwo just a few weeks ago we were repeatedly met with comments and amazement t...

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1063512_2012-scion-iq...

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