Scion is planning to unveil the xB Release Series 10.0 at the 2014 New York International Auto Show on April 16, bringing together the inspiration and functionality of modern technology. According to Scion Vice President Doug Murtha, the xB Release Series 10.0 gets “a fun, technology influence” with features like wireless charging, a backup camera and an exclusive contemporary design.
Scion plans to build just 1,500 examples of the xB Release Series 10.0 – all of which will feature Electric Quartz paint, a pearl white with subtle green highlights. The green highlights can also be seen inside the cabin, complemented by custom colored seats with accent stitching and door inserts. The limited edition models will feature three distinct projections.
Two of them are a Scion logo from the rear bumper to the ground and “xB RS 10.0” on the driver’s side interior carpet.
The third one is sequential number of the specific vehicle on the passenger side floor. The xB Release Series 10.0 comes with improved in-car technology like a backup camera and conductive wireless conductive charging – both coming as standard.
It will feature Scion Display Audio System that includes a 6.1-inch LCD touchscreen, AM/FM/CD/HD Radio technology and hands-free phone capability, as well as music streaming through Bluetooth and AUX/USB port with iPod connectivity. The xB RS 10.0 model will have an MSRP of $20,420, excluding a delivery, processing and handling (DPH) fee of $755. Scion will start selling the xB RS 10.0 this summer.
Other unique features in the xB Release Series 10.0 include: Piano black interior accents on the center console, steering wheel and vent rings; Illuminated door sills with the Scion name; Custom floor mats with "xB Release Series 10.0" in white stitching; Tungsten Gray colored wheel caps;Illuminated center console cup holders.