Winter can be harsh on your vehicle and it can even be the final straw for some older vehicles. When you find yourself car shopping in winter, it is easy to get overwhelmed, but we’re here to help. Here at Wheaton Toyota on the Trail in Edmonton, AB, we know a thing or two about rough winter driving conditions. We will help you find the perfect affordable vehicle that can meet Canadian winters head-on. Today we’re going to take a look at how the Scion iM handles in snow.
Scion iM Winter Features
One of the best things about the Scion iM is that it comes standard with all the features you need. You won’t have to pick and choose between trim levels, because everything you need is already standard. One of these standard features is a powerful and efficient engine. The 2016 Scion iM comes with a 1.8 litre 4-cylinder engine that is able to provide 137 horsepower and 126 lb.ft. of torque. It also had added performance features including front wheel drive, vehicle stability control, traction control and hill-start assist control. All of these features work together to give you the best performance possible even when the road is covered in ice or snow.
The Scion iM also has a number of safety features to help you feel confident on the road. These safety features include an advanced antilock brake system, brake assist, electronic brake force and more. The Scion iM also comes with all season tires, but if you want some extra confidence on the road, you can get winter tires from Wheaton Toyota on the Trail. These tires are specifically designed to get better traction when roads are icy, snowy or covered in slush.
If you are interested in learning more about the 2016 Scion iM or winter tires, call or visit Wheaton Toyota on the Trail. We will be able to answer any further questions you might have as well as make sure you and your vehicle are ready for winter. Come see what other drivers are already loving about the 2016 Scion iM.