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Review I wanted a commuter car and got the xB. It had 20k on it when I bought it. I've put 60k on it. Had a salvage title. It does everything I wanted it to and more. I'm not too diligent about maintenance but it's still rock-solid reliable. Spacious cabin room and very easy for the 3 kids to get in and out of. Not perfect, but just fine driving the occasional 200 mile trip to visit family. Consistently gets 30mpg *in town.* Here are some shortcomings to be aware of, although I don't hold them against the car AT ALL: weak on power; small cargo space in back; stock sound not very good; jeez, I really can't think of anything else. GREAT car. FYI, I'm 6'5", 210lbs and fit just fine in it.
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What options are available on the 2005 Scion xB?
Available Scion xB 2005 Submodel Types: Wagon
Available Trims: Base, Release Series 7.0, 686 Parklan Edition, Scion 10 Series, Release Series 8.0
Exterior Colors: Black Sand Pearl, Super White, Classic Silver Metallic, Nautical Blue Metallic, Sizzling Crimson Mica, Blue Onyx Pearl, Absolutely Red, Amry Rock Metallic, Thunder Cloud Metallic, Army Rock Metallic, Envy Green, Silver Ignition, Stingray Metallic, Blackberry Crush Metallic, Cocoa Bean Metallic, Elusive Blue Metallic, Hypnotic Teal Mica, Murasaki, Polar White, Voodoo Blue
Interior Colors: Dark Charcoal cloth, Dark Gray cloth, Black and Blue Highlights cloth, Black premium cloth
Popular Features: Fold Flat Rear Seats, Rear Bench Seats, Stability Control, Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel, Aux Audio Inputs, Tire Pressure Warning, Trip Computer, USB Inputs, Bluetooth, Back-up camera, Upgraded Stereo, Alarm, Navigation, Sunroof/Moonroof