Toyota Corolla S
The 2018 Toyota Corolla is a front-drive portable vehicle that slots below the midsize Camry and over the subcompact Yaris. Along with the car, the 2018 Corolla is likewise available as a hatchback called the Corolla iM (formerly the Heir iM), which comes as a single well-appointed bundle.
The 2018 Toyota Corolla is powered by a 1.8-liter I-4 with 132 hp as well as 128 lb-ft of torque. The engine is coupled to a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT. In the Corolla Eco, that engine makes 140 hp and also 126 lb-ft yet it only includes the CVT. The Corolla iM makes use of the very same engine as the Corolla Eco sedan but ranked a little reduced at 137 hp and also 126 lb-ft. In the Corolla iM hatch, the engine can be combined to a six-speed handbook or a CVT.
EPA fuel economic climate scores are 27/35 mpg city/highway for manual-equipped Corolla cars as well as the Corolla iM hatchback, and also 28/36 mpg with the CVT. The Corolla Eco is one of the most reliable at 29/38 mpg with the 16-inch alloy wheels or 30/40 mpg with the 15-inch steel wheels. The Corolla car has a 13-cubic-foot trunk that can be increased by means of the typical 60/40 split-folding rear seats. For added functionality, the Corolla iM features 20.8 cubic feet behind the typical 60/40 split-folding back seats.
Common functions on the 2018 Corolla car include 60/40 split-folding rear seats, a USB port, a rearview, Bluetooth connection, Toyota's Entune infomercial system with a 6.1-inch touchscreen, LED headlights, 15-inch steel wheels, and also towel upholstery. Greater trims can be had with alloy wheels as much as 17 inches in diameter, a moonroof, multi-beam LED headlights, leatherette upholstery, a 4.2-inch multi-information display, keyless entry/start, warmed pole positions, and navigation with a 7.0-inch touchscreen.
The Corolla iM hatchback comes criterion with 17-inch alloy wheels, a rearview video camera, dual-zone climate control, a 4.2-inch multi-information display, 60/40 split-folding back seats, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker Pioneer stereo, Bluetooth connection, as well as a USB port. Navigation is optional along with a number of aesthetic devices.
Safety and security
The NHTSA offered the 2018 Corolla car a first-class general safety score (out of a possible 5 star). The IIHS has yet to test a 2018 model yet the 2017 Corolla received a Good rating on all crashworthiness tests as well as Appropriate on the headlights test (Great is the greatest possible score). In the front crash prevention test, the Corolla obtained a Superior rating after it avoided a 12-mph as well as a 25-mph accident (Superior is the highest possible rating in the front crash avoidance examination). Therefore, the Toyota Corolla car received the Top Safety Pick+ award from the IIHS. The Corolla iM hasn't been accident tested by the NHTSA as well as IIHS.
Every 2018 Corolla sedan has standardToyota Security Sense-P, which packages together flexible cruise control, forward crash warning, pedestrian discovery, automatic emergency braking, lane separation cautioning with guiding aid as well as automated high beams. The Corolla iM comes with Toyota Security Sense-C, which only has onward crash warning, automated emergency braking, lane departure caution, as well as automatic high beam of lights.
What We Think
In a 2017 First Drive evaluation, we said that during panic stops, the brakes don't motivate much confidence and that its velocity is sluggish. Indoor area, on the other hand, is generous with lots of rear-seat area and also we appreciated that the automobile comes requirement with innovative security features.
The Corolla iM hatchback supplies a more comfortable trip thanks to its independent back suspension. However, we noted in a 2016 First Examination that it's also slow-moving because it still utilizes the same engine from the Corolla car. Cabin insulation is surprisingly great, with minimal noise entering the cabin. Like the Corolla car, the Corolla iM has a spacious cabin with plenty of space for all guests as well as the hatch makes it even more sensible.
The Toyota Corolla's 1.8-liter I-4 was originally introduced in the 10th generation design when it debuted for the 2008 model year.