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3/4 Front Glamour 2008 Toyota Matrix

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2008 Toyota Matrix specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2008 Toyota Matrix warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2008 Toyota Matrix Base 5dr Hatchback2008 Toyota Matrix XR 5dr Hatchback
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$15,510$16,990
    Invoice *$14,346$15,373
    Engine1.8L I-4 126 HP1.8L I-4 126 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City26.0 mpg26.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy33.0 mpg33.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine1.8L I-4 126 HP1.8L I-4 126 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    AlternatorN/AN/A
    Battery550 amp550 amp
    Axle Ratio3.943.94
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank13.2 gal.13.2 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel TankN/AN/A
    Exhauststainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishstainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/AN/A
    Locking Hub ControlN/AN/A
    Limited Slip DifferentialN/AN/A
    Traction ControlN/AN/A
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityN/AN/A
    RideN/AN/A
    Ride ControlN/AN/A
    Adaptive SuspensionN/AN/A
    Auto-Levelling SuspensionN/AN/A
    Front Suspensionstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoil
    Front Torsion BarN/AN/A
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensiontorsion beam beamtorsion beam beam
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Steering CoolerN/AN/A
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfront
    Wheels16.0 " steel16.0 " steel
    Front TiresP205/55HR16.0BSW ASP205/55HR16.0BSW AS
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)N/AN/A
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity55
    Front Seat Typebucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AN/A
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscentercenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls4-way6-way
    Easy EntryN/AN/A
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustable
    Rear Child SeatsN/AN/A
    Rear ArmrestsN/AN/A
    Third Row SeatsN/AN/A
    Third Row Child SeatsN/AN/A
    Third Row ArmrestsN/AN/A
    Seat Trimclothcloth
    Door Trimclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-look
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/A
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/AN/A
    Convertible RoofN/AN/A
    Roof FeaturesN/AN/A
    Vanity MirrorsN/AN/A
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AN/A
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-night
    Rear Visor Vanity MirrorN/AN/A
    Glove Boxglove boxglove box
    Cabback InsulatorN/AN/A
    Dome Lightfadefade
    Reading LightsN/Afront
    Floor Consolepartialpartial
    Overhead ConsoleN/AN/A
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagecovered bincovered bin
    Dashboard StorageN/AN/A
    Interior Concealed StorageN/AN/A
    Seatback Storage11
    Refrigerated BoxN/AN/A
    Manufacturer Luggage SetN/AN/A
    Door Binsdualdual
    Rear Door BinsN/AN/A
    Underseat TrayN/AN/A
    Cargo Concealed Storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storage
    Cargo Floor Trimplasticplastic
    Trunk Lid Trimplasticplastic
    Cargo Coverfoldingfolding
    Cargo Netcargo netcargo net
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo light
    Air CompressorN/AN/A
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanual
    Climate ControlN/AN/A
    Rear Air ConditioningN/AN/A
    Air Filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat DuctsN/AN/A
    Automatic Air RecirculationN/AN/A
    Rear HeaterN/AN/A
    RadioAM/FM stereo, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/AN/A
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerN/AN/A
    MiniDisc PlayerN/AN/A
    Speakers44
    AmplifierN/AN/A
    Radio Theft DeterrentN/AN/A
    Antennaintegrated roofintegrated roof
    Cruise ControlN/AN/A
    Door Locksmanualpower with 2 stage unlock
    Heated Door LocksN/AN/A
    Remote Keyless EntryN/Akeyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AN/A
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanical
    Rear Window ReleaseN/Apower
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Fuel Filler Door ReleaseN/AN/A
    Cell PhoneN/AN/A
    Power Outlets22
    AC power outletN/AAC power outlet
    Trunk PulldownN/AN/A
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory PowerN/AN/A
    Garage Door OpenerN/AN/A
    Smokers PackageN/AN/A
    Lighter ElementsN/AN/A
    First Aid KitN/AN/A
    Emergency SOSN/AN/A
    Adjustable PedalsN/AN/A
    Entertainment CenterN/AN/A
    Voice RecorderN/AN/A
    Picnic TableN/AN/A
    Internet AccessN/AN/A
    Instrument Displayanaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometer
    Oil Pressure GaugeN/AN/A
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt GaugeN/AN/A
    InclinometerN/AN/A
    AltimeterN/AN/A
    Heads Up DisplayN/AN/A
    Clockin-dashin-dash
    CompassN/AN/A
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems MonitorN/AN/A
    Check ControlN/AN/A
    Trip ComputerN/AN/A
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/AN/A
    Navigation SystemN/AN/A
    Steering Wheeltilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/Aleather
    Tow BarN/AN/A
    Front Windowsmanualpower
    Rear Windowsmanualpower
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowsmanualpower
    1-Touch OpenN/Adriver
    Tinted Windowslightlight
    Double Pane Side GlassN/AN/A
    Sun BlindsN/AN/A
    Front Windshield Wipersfixed intervalvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersN/AN/A
    Rain Detecting WipersN/AN/A
    Speed Sensitve WipersN/AN/A
    Rear Windshield WiperN/Afixed interval
    Rear Heated WipersN/AN/A
    Electrically Heated WindshieldN/AN/A
    Sun Visor StripN/AN/A
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
    Rear BlindsN/AN/A
    Rear Windshield Typeflip-upflip-up
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)N/AN/A
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact AirbagsN/AN/A
    Passenger Side Impact AirbagN/AN/A
    Overhead AirbagN/AN/A
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Childseat SensorN/AN/A
    Head ProtectionN/AN/A
    Knee AirbagN/AN/A
    Rear Side AirbagN/AN/A
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic AlarmN/Apanic alarm
    Tracker SystemN/AN/A
    Security SystemN/AN/A
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume53.2 cu.ft.53.2 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo LengthN/AN/A
    Exterior Length171.3 "171.3 "
    Exterior Width69.9 "69.9 "
    Exterior Height61.6 "61.6 "
    Wheelbase102 "102 "
    Front Tread60 "60 "
    Rear Tread59 "59 "
    Turning Radius18.4 '18.4 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating3,845 lbs.3,845 lbs.
    Curb Weight2,679 lbs.2,701 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight RatingN/AN/A
    Rear Gross Axle Weight RatingN/AN/A
    PayloadN/AN/A
    Max Trailer Weight1,500 lbs.1,500 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightN/AN/A
    Drag Coefficient.32.32
    Front Legroom41.8 "41.8 "
    Rear Legroom36.3 "36.3 "
    Front Headroom40.6 "40.6 "
    Rear Headroom39.8 "39.8 "
    Third Row HeadroomN/AN/A
    Front Hiproom51.7 "51.7 "
    Rear Hiproom47.8 "47.8 "
    Third Row HiproomN/AN/A
    Front Shoulder Room53.2 "53.2 "
    Rear Shoulder Room52.6 "52.6 "
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/AN/A
    Passenger Volume96 cu.ft.96 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo WidthN/AN/A
    Exterior Cargo VolumeN/AN/A
    Interior Cargo Volume21.8 cu.ft.21.8 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded53.2 cu.ft.53.2 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Mud FlapsN/AN/A
    Rear Spoilerliplip
    Running BoardsN/AN/A
    Skid PlatesN/AN/A
    Trunk RackN/AN/A
    PickupN/AN/A
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear BumperN/AN/A
    Rear Step BumperN/AN/A
    Bodyside MoldingsN/AN/A
    Bodyside InsertN/AN/A
    Bodyside CladdingN/AN/A
    Rocker Panel ExtensionsN/Arocker panel extensions
    Wheel WellN/AN/A
    Fender FlaresN/AN/A
    Grille Moldingsblackblack
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manual remotedual power remote
    TraileringN/AN/A
    Trailering HarnessN/AN/A
    Trailering HitchN/AN/A
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/MilesN/AN/A
    Maintenance Months/MilesN/AN/A
    Accessories Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2008 Toyota Matrix safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
Base 5dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
XR 5dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
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