Scion xB Information
With the body of a miniature delivery truck nobody can say the Scion xB doesnât stand out. Marketed for the coveted 18-34 demographic, the youth-oriented Toyota compact car has been sold in the US since 2003. Initially the xB was only sold in California before being gradually moving to bigger markets across the US in 2005.
While only appearing a little over 10 years ago, what makes this car so unique is its customizable features. Through different release series vehicle for each model year, no two cars are likely to be the same. From 2004-2006 the xB RS 1.0-1.4 were introduced, each was painted a different color, had different grille features, color tuned interiors, turn signals, wheel covering, mufflers, and produced different decibel levels.
The second generation xB debuted at the 2006 New York Auto Show. With five doors, this version was meant to be âless boxyâ than previous models and was 600 pounds heavier than the original. A choice of three new head units was available with the 2008 Scions, plus all sound systems featured six speakers and iPod connectivity.
Like the first generation, these xBâs also had a line of RSâs. These modelsâ5.0 through 2013âs 10.0âall came in customizable paint colors and featured similar options as the first generation.
Antilock brakes, air-conditioning, stability and traction control, power windows, mirrors and locks, customizable 15 inch steel wheels, side and head curtain airbags, four-wheel anti-lock brakes, brake assist, electronic brake force distribution, Vehicle Stability Control, and a first-aid kit.
- The Scion 2008 xB was one of Car and Drivers Top Safety Vehicles of 2008 that was under $25,000
- Cars.com 2013 Top 10 Best Base Models
There are 3,402 used Scion xBs in our used car listings, including the Scion tC, Scion xD and Scion FR-S. 55% of these vehicles have only one previous owner and 83% have no accident history.