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Toyota Matrix

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Price

$18,540

Fuel efficiency

6.1 - 7.7 l/100 km

The Car Guide rating

71
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Plus

  • Nice-looking kisser
  • Extremely reliable
  • Interesting AWD version
  • Roomy trunk
  • Very good resale value

Moins

  • Nearing the end of the road
  • 1.8-litre engine is good for a lawnmower
  • Some substandard plastics
  • Unexciting handling
  • Very high price for a used vehicle

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Toyota Matrix

Price
Base price $18,540 (CAD)
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Monthly payments $350/month (?)
Engine
Type I-4 1.8 litre
Power 132 hp @ 6,000 rpm (98 kW)
Torque 128 lb·ft @ 4,400 rpm (174 N·m)
Induction Atmospheric
Power to weight ratio 76.6 W/kg
Bore 80 mm
Stroke 88 mm
Fuel type Regular
CO₂ emissions 3,220 kg/year
Other engines none
Transmission
  • 5-speed manual (base)
  • 4-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Hatchback
Category Compacts Cars
Assembly Cambridge, ON
Generation 2
What's new N/A
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 7.7 l/100km
Highway 6.1 l/100km
Autonomy 649 km
Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Safety
Steering rack and pinion, electrical variable assist
Traction control yes
Stability control yes
Seat belts 5
Airbags 6
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension semi-independent, torsion beam
Front brakes disc (ABS)
Rear brakes disc (ABS)
Front tires P205/55R16
Rear tires P205/55R16
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,365 mm (172″)
Width 1,765 mm (69″)
Height 1,550 mm (61″)
Wheelbase 2,600 mm (102″)
Front track 1,519 mm (60″)
Rear track 1,522 mm (60″)
Weight 1,285 kg (2,833 lbs)
Weight distribution front-rear N/A
Capacities
Passengers 5
Fuel tank 50 l (13 gal)
Trunk 561 to 1,398 l (20 to 49 ft³)
Towing 680 kg (1,499 lbs)
Box length N/A
Performance
0-100 km/h 9.4 s
80-120 km/h 8.8 s
Top speed N/A
Braking distance 42.6 m
Warranty
Base warranty 3 years / 60,000 km
Powetrain warranty 5 years / 100,000 km
Insurability rating 4 Good
Insurance
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Guide de l'Auto ratings
Driving
6.0/10
Safety
8.0/10
Interior
7.0/10
Reliability
9.0/10
Winter driving
6.0/10
Comfort
7.0/10
Overall 71%
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