If you are familiar with the Scion iA, then you already know more or less what to expect from the 2017 Yaris iA. This sedan is a highly affordable subcompact that joined the Toyota lineup as part of the absorption of Scion models. The Yaris iA is great for Texas drivers on a budget or who live in the city thanks to its small size, maneuverability, and budget-friendly pricing.
The 2017 Toyota Yaris iA: 1st Impressions
The exterior of the 2017 Yaris iA delivers a great first impression. Its standard 16-inch split 5-spoke alloy wheels were designed to optimize performance and style. The exterior mirrors are power-operated and include LED turn signal indicators to make driving much easier. Daytime Running Lights and a chrome-tipped exhaust complete the exterior.
Yaris iA Interior Comfort and Convenience
Sitting inside the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA is always a comfortable experience. The standard remote keyless entry combines with push-button start to let you leave your keys in your pocket or purse and get moving with ease. The sport seats will cradle you perfectly with their contours. They are highly supportive and also show clear influences from high-performance vehicles. The Yaris iA is also versatile with its split-folding rear seats.
The Yaris iA also gives you plenty of technology, most of which is accessible through the 7-inch touchscreen display audio system. Those who like the feel of buttons can also use the control knob that is conveniently between the seats. You also get steering wheel controls, Bluetooth music streaming and hands-free phone, and a USB input with iPod compatibility. In terms of safety tech, the low-speed pre-collision system comes standard, along with a tire pressure monitor system and more safety amenities.
The Toyota Yaris iA’s Engine
If you decide that you want a slightly sportier feel while driving the Yaris iA, just press the Sport Mode button. It will automatically adjust the shift points and engine control unit to deliver a sportier feel. You can also take advantage of the manual shift mode that puts you in complete control.
See the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA for yourself at Kinsel Toyota. While here, take it on a test drive around Beaumont, Texas, to get a feel for its fun handling.