North Charlotte Toyota Shoppers seeking a sporty vehicle with incredible performance as well as crossover capabilities will love the 2012 Toyota Matrix. This model boasts two fuel-efficient engines for this model year along with tons of standard features that drivers and passengers alike are sure to enjoy.
The 2012 Matrix is available for North Charlotte Toyota shoppers in two grades, the base Matrix and the sporty S grade. Powertrain choices include 1.8-liter and 2.4-liter four-cylinder engines, a five-speed manual transmission, and either four- or five-speed automatic transmissions. The all-wheel-drive (AWD) Matrix S is equipped with the 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine and the ECT four-speed automatic transmission.
The Matrix grade has earned an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of 26-mpg in the city and 32-mpg on the highway for the 1.8-liter with the five-speed manual transmission. 25-mpg in the city and 32-mpg on the highway can be achieved with the 1.8-liter engine when paired with the four-speed automatic transmission.
The Matrix S is powered by the 2.4-liter engine with five-speed manual transmission and achieves an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 21-mpg in the city and 28-mpg on the highway. With the five speed automatic transmission, it earns 21-mpg in the city and 29-mpg on the highway. Both impressive models are available at Toyota of North Charlotte.
Designed for form, fun and functionality, the 2012 Matrix provides a sporty, youthful look and flexible utility. The standard tilt-and-telescopic sport steering wheel enhances driving-position comfort for a wide range of driver physiques. The 60/40 split folding rear seat includes a center-position headrest.
Generous standard equipment on the Matrix grade includes power windows with driver’s side auto down, power door locks, cruise control, and color-keyed power heated outside rearview mirrors. A tilt and telescopic sport steering wheel, daytime running lights, and heavy-duty rear window defogger are also standard. AM/FM/CD audio with four speakers with MP3/WMA playback capability, an auxiliary audio jack, and auto sound leveling will keep all drivers from Toyota dealer serving North Charlotte entertained.
The Matrix is equipped with a high-efficiency air-conditioning system with large vents. Significantly, the system’s compressor electronically varies output capacity based on heat load and engine speed, rather than simply cycling the compressor on and off. This feature reduces noise and enhances interior comfort for North Charlotte Toyota fans.
The Matrix S grade also adds metallic interior trim, a 115-volt power outlet, integrated fog lamps, and a fold-flat front passenger seat. Remote keyless entry, AM/FM/CD with MP3/WMA playback capability, and six speakers are all included for added entertainment and convenience.
Toyota of North Charlotte offers shoppers a full inventory of the latest Toyota models, including the versatile 2012 Matrix. With a hassle-free and friendly atmosphere, buying a car is made easy and even enjoyable at this reputable North Charlotte Toyota dealership. Contact them today by calling 888-475-3924 and be on your way to test driving the incredible 2012 Matrix!