2012 Scion tC Top Comparisons

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2012 Scion tCReview
Jason writes:
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Its good on gas, but still peppy. Ill be saving money from both the payments and gas consumption. With pickup trucks so expensive these days, Im putting miles on the car and saving my truck for when I get big things that you cant fit in the trunk of a car. Its a good car for that.

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2012 Scion tC BaseReview
Brandi writes:
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Sporty — Love this car! It picks up very quickly and handles like a charm. Great rear seating. The only down side is the amount of blind spots. Low visibility. The cargo space is great, too. I'm very happy with my purchase.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Speed, looks

Cons: Backing, blind spots

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2012 Scion tC BaseReview
Nick writes:
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A Fun Little Head-turner — It's a solid car. If you want something cheap, but sporty, this is the car for you. It also gives you plenty of room to upgrade from the base model later, so you don't have to put a ton of money down for options you don't really need.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Looks great, runs great.

Cons: A bit small, and a bit sluggish. Not too "sporty" for a coupe.

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2012 Scion tC RS 7.0 Review
chris says:
Love the Tc. Reliable sturdy chassis with a reliable Camry engine that can run well over 300k+ miles. The automatic is quick to downshift and strong. That being said with the coupe design and sharp edges of the body its a nice sporty daily car. Con is the cheap interior and certain kinds of the stock stereos.
vs2012 Honda Civic Coupe Si
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Power Ranked 2012 Honda Civic Coupe Si worse.
"Though the Si has a few more ponies under the hood the factor of the Si having a Forced Induction 1.5L vs the Scion Tc Naturally Aspirated 2.5L makes it hard to compare. "
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2012 Scion tC Review
GuruZP5KC says:
vs2012 Mazda MAZDA3 i Sport
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Power Ranked 2012 Mazda MAZDA3 i Sport worse.
"Fun to drive and be seen in"
Family Car Ranked 2012 Mazda MAZDA3 i Sport worse.
"More space"
2012 Scion tC RS 7.0 Review
bretterzsp says:
Very zippy, tight handling, cool design, great gas mileage.
vs2012 Toyota Corolla L
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Front Seats Ranked 2012 Toyota Corolla L worse.
"Design"
Family Car Ranked 2012 Toyota Corolla L better.
"4 Doors"
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2012 Scion tC RS 7.0 Review
GuruZP5KC says:
Beautiful car drives great looks awesome.
vs2012 Scion tC Base
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vs2012 Toyota Camry SE Sport Limited Edition
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Power Ranked 2012 Scion tC Base worse.
"Special edition"
Front Seats Ranked 2012 Toyota Camry SE Sport Limited Edition worse.
"More sporty"
Would Buy Ranked 2012 Scion tC Base worse.
"Special edition only2200 made beautiful color very different"
Would Buy Ranked 2012 Toyota Camry SE Sport Limited Edition worse.
"Fun to drive looks amazing one of a kind"
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2012 Scion tC Base Review
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Power Ranked 2012 Scion tC Base worse.
"Special edition"
Would Buy Ranked 2012 Scion tC Base worse.
"Special edition only2200 made beautiful color very different"

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2015 Scion tC Reviews

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2014 Scion tC Reviews

Review By Marc

Great Family honest and easy to deal with. great to find private party seller. Car was just what we were looking for. Thank you! Read More

Review By Devaun

Drive it once after really looking at it and youd agree. Read More

2013 Scion tC Reviews

Review By Thomas

Most of them have been abused and in wrecks, not fixed correctly and they feel heavy like a small tank Read More

Review By Missmom04

Scion tc coupe,is super sporty,easy on gas,and is all around a great looking car. So sad they dont make these anymore. Read More

2011 Scion tC Reviews

Review By Guru9XGLRH

I love it. The 2011 scion tc was one of the best choices Ive ever made on a car. It runs nice and very clean. Sporty also. Read More

Review By Topsy

Simply a Toyota built vehicle, at a lower cost, with a sporty look to it. Great running car, great fuel economy. Not many complaints to think about, if any. Read More

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