The S design fits between the base CE and also the upscale LE. In 2014's most inexpensive design, the VE, is gone.
Chevrolet offers a clone of the Corolla as the Prizm, which has different styling yet uses the very same front-drive system as well as mechanical elements. Both are developed at a plant the two companies cooperate California. Some Corollas sold in the USA likewise are built in Ontario, Canada.
Toyota's existing strategies ask for the Corolla to be revamped for the 2003 design year, when it is expected to obtain more younger styling.
2001 Toyota Corolla
This year's new look inclusives a brand-new front fascia, multireflector halogen headlamps, a lower front bumper and also chrome trim, and also brand-new taillights. The new S model includes color-keyed side moldings, grille as well as back mudguards.
The Corolla is 174 inches long-- about an inch shorter than the Honda Civic or Ford Emphasis.
The Corolla's typical devices is skimpy as compared to some rivals. Cooling as well as power home windows, locks and also mirrors are optional also on the high-grade LE, which is the only design that includes a basic cassette player.
All designs seat five. The S and also LE include a remote trunk release as well as a 60/40 split back seat that broadens the trunk's freight capacity to 12.1 cubic feet.
Under the Hood
All versions make use of a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine with 125 horse power. A five-speed manual transmission is common across the board. A three-speed automated is optional on the CE, and also a four-speed automatic is optional on the S and LE.
Side-impact airbags are optional on all three versions, as well as antilock brakes are optional on the S as well as LE. Toyota says the bumpers can hold up against a 5-mph collision without damage-- a case some bigger cars and trucks or even some trucks can not make.
The Corolla is just one of the excellent designs in the small-car section, offering an excellent blend of economic climate, refinement, reliability and toughness that is hard to beat. The engine delivers snappy velocity, the trip is smooth, and also the Corolla is quieter than a number of larger sedans.
Conventional designing as well as a dull photo, however, have steered young purchasers away from the Corolla to autos such as the Honda Civic, Volkswagen Jetta and Ford Focus. Image aside, this is still one of the very best subcompacts on the marketplace.