At a Glance
|Pricing||$19,275 - $22,415|
|Drive Types||FWD, AWD|
|Engines||1.8l I4, 2.4l I4|
|Transmissions||A4, A5, M5|
|Fuel Economy||20-26 (city), 26-32 (highway)|
The Toyota Matrix is a small five-door hatchback which is closely related to the Corolla. A standard 132-bhp 1.8L I-4 drives the front wheels in the base models; whereas a larger displacement 2.4L four-cylinder rated at 158-bhp is found in the higher S trim level. Introduced in 2009, the second generation Matrix lost its tall crossover wagon styling but still offers an all-wheel-drive model for increased traction. The versatile 5-door body style has a large hatch which provides access to a cargo area finished in a hard durable plastic for utility. At one time, the Matrix was a unique body style, but segment is more robust today and includes uniquely stylish vehicles like the Kia Soul and the more fuel-efficient, all-wheel-drive Impreza.
The versatile and sporty Toyota Matrix, which received a significant refresh for 2011, moves into 2012 continuing with two model grades and two powertrain offerings and available all-wheel drive. All Matrix models also include the Toyota Care complimentary maintenance plan, which covers the car for two years or 25,000 miles, whichever comes first. The five-door Toyota Matrix deftly combines a fun-to-drive spirit with the utility of a small SUV and excellent fuel economy. The 2012 Matrix...Read.
|Matrix L||1.8l I4 (132-bhp)||M5||FWD||26/32/29||$19,275|
|Matrix L||1.8l I4 (132-bhp)||A4||FWD||25/32/28||$20,115|
|Matrix S||2.4l I4 (158-bhp)||M5||FWD||21/28/24||$20,265|
|Matrix S||2.4l I4 (158-bhp)||A5||FWD||21/29/25||$21,455|
|Matrix S-AWD||2.4l I4 (158-bhp)||A4||AWD||20/26/23||$22,415|