Toyota Matrix 2007

toyota matrix 2007: Toyota introduced its youth-focused Matrix as a very early 2003 version. Called a crossover utility vehicle, the Matrix was claimed to combine the capability of a sport utility vehicle with the image as well as performance of a cars. That's not the instance, as the 2007 version year sees completion of its high-performance XRS version and also optional all-wheel-drive system. Pontiac markets a related Vibe design.

High headroom and also flexible seating positions are among the Matrix's remaining notable characteristics. 2 trim levels are available: base and also step-up XR. A special-edition M-Theory bundle attempts to bring back some of the XRS' appeal with upgraded wheels, paint and brakes-- though it's even more program than go, as Toyota's high-performance 1.8-liter inline-four is gone from the picture. Toyota will certainly restrict M-Theory manufacturing to 2,500 devices.


toyota matrix 2007


An electronic stability system as well as six-CD stereo are amongst the remarkable options.

Outside

The Matrix hatchback is built on a platform just like the one utilized for Toyota's popular Corolla sedan. Gauging 171.3 inches long in general, the Matrix has a 102.4-inch wheelbase and stands 61.6 inches high. Base wheels determine 16 inches in diameter. The M-Theory version adds 17-inch alloy wheels, four-wheel-disc brakes, a back looter and a strut tower brace under the hood for decreased body roll.

Interior

The Matrix seats as much as five people. With the rear seats folded up, cargo capacity measures 53.2 cubic feet. Typical devices consists of a/c, periodic wipers, a CD player as well as a tilt guiding wheel. The XR adds remote keyless access, a sport steering wheel, vehicle driver's seat elevation modification, as well as power windows, locks as well as mirrors.

Under the Hood

The 1.8-liter four-cylinder produces 126 horse power. Either a four-speed automated or five-speed manual transmission can be mounted.

Safety

Side-impact and also side drape air bags are optional. Optional anti-skid brakes are disc/drum on base as well as XR versions, and also all-disc with the M-Theory. An electronic stability system is likewise optional.

Driving Perceptions

The Matrix is elegant, durable and also perfectly developed, yet it's rather loud. It's quiet enough when travelling, however the engine might roar and also grumble throughout acceleration. Road noise is additionally obvious. The engine teamed with the automatic transmission does not have much pizzazz, either. Automatic-transmission equipment changes are obvious however not irritating.

Security readies, and it's very easy to maintain the Matrix on program. It guides with even more accuracy and much less wheel resonance than the Corolla, however still falls short of promoting.

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