2007 toyota Matrix

2007 toyota matrix: Toyota introduced its youth-focused Matrix as a very early 2003 design. Called a crossover energy lorry, the Matrix was claimed to incorporate the performance of a sport utility vehicle with the picture and performance of a cars. That's no longer the instance, as the 2007 design year sees completion of its high-performance XRS version as well as optional all-wheel-drive system. Pontiac markets a relevant Ambiance design.

High clearance and also versatile seatsing positions are amongst the Matrix's staying remarkable features. 2 trim levels are offered: base and also step-up XR. A special-edition M-Theory bundle attempts to bring back some of the XRS' gloss with updated wheels, paint and brakes-- though it's more program than go, as Toyota's high-performance 1.8-liter inline-four is gone from the picture. Toyota will certainly limit M-Theory production to 2,500 units.


2007 toyota matrix


A digital security system as well as six-CD stereo are amongst the notable alternatives.

Outside

The Matrix hatchback is improved a system much like the one utilized for Toyota's popular Corolla sedan. Gauging 171.3 inches long on the whole, the Matrix has a 102.4-inch wheelbase and also stands 61.6 inches high. Base wheels measure 16 inches in size. The M-Theory edition includes 17-inch alloy wheels, four-wheel-disc brakes, a rear looter and also a strut tower support under the hood for reduced body roll.

Inside

The Matrix seats up to 5 people. With the rear seats folded, freight capacity measures 53.2 cubic feet. Typical tools consists of air conditioning, intermittent wipers, a CD player as well as a tilt steering wheel. The XR includes remote keyless access, a sporting activity steering wheel, motorist's seat elevation adjustment, and also power home windows, locks and also mirrors.

Under the Hood

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

Safety and security

Side-impact as well as side curtain airbags are optional. Optional antilock brakes are disc/drum on base and also XR designs, as well as all-disc with the M-Theory. An electronic stability system is likewise optional.

Driving Perceptions

The Matrix is stylish, strong and also well developed, however it's somewhat loud. It's quiet enough when travelling, but the engine might roar as well as whimper throughout velocity. Roadway noise is likewise recognizable. The engine teamed with the automatic transmission doesn't have much zest, either. Automatic-transmission gear modifications are visible but not annoying.

Security is good, and it's simple to keep the Matrix on training course. It guides with more precision and less wheel vibration than the Corolla, however still falls short of boosting.