New Toyota Corolla
The 2018 Toyota Corolla is a front-drive small car that ports listed below the midsize Camry and above the subcompact Yaris. Along with the sedan, the 2018 Corolla is also available as a hatchback called the Corolla iM (formerly the Scion 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 and 128 lb-ft of torque. The engine is combined 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 just has the CVT. The Corolla iM makes use of the same engine as the Corolla Eco car yet rated somewhat reduced at 137 hp and 126 lb-ft. In the Corolla iM hatch, the engine can be matched to a six-speed manual or a CVT.
EPA fuel economic situation rankings are 27/35 mpg city/highway for manual-equipped Corolla sedans and the Corolla iM hatchback, and 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 broadened through the standard 60/40 split-folding back seats. For extra practicality, the Corolla iM showcases 20.8 cubic feet behind the basic 60/40 split-folding rear seats.
Common features on the 2018 Corolla car include 60/40 split-folding back seats, a USB port, a rearview, Bluetooth connection, Toyota's Entune infotainment system with a 6.1-inch touchscreen, LED fronts lights, 15-inch steel wheels, as well as towel upholstery. Greater trims can be had with alloy wheels approximately 17 inches in diameter, a moonroof, multi-beam LED fronts lights, leatherette upholstery, a 4.2-inch multi-information display, keyless entry/start, heated pole positions, and also navigation with a 7.0-inch touchscreen.
The Corolla iM hatchback comes criterion with 17-inch alloy wheels, a rearview video camera, dual-zone environment control, a 4.2-inch multi-information display, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker Pioneer stereo, Bluetooth connectivity, and also a USB port. Navigation is optional in addition to a number of aesthetic accessories.
The NHTSA offered the 2018 Corolla sedan a five-star general safety ranking (out of a feasible 5 star). The IIHS has yet to test a 2018 design but the 2017 Corolla obtained a Great score on all crashworthiness tests as well as Acceptable on the fronts lights test (Great is the highest feasible score). In the front crash avoidance test, the Corolla obtained a Superior rating after it prevented a 12-mph and a 25-mph crash (Superior is the highest feasible score in the front accident prevention examination). Consequently, the Toyota Corolla car got the Top Safety and security Pick+ honor from the IIHS. The Corolla iM hasn't already been collision examined by the NHTSA and IIHS.
Every 2018 Corolla sedan comes with standardToyota Safety and security Sense-P, which packages with each other flexible cruise ship control, forward collision caution, pedestrian detection, automated emergency braking, lane departure advising with guiding help as well as automatic high light beams. The Corolla iM comes with Toyota Safety and security Sense-C, which just features onward crash warning, automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning, and automated high beams.
What We Think
In a 2017 First Drive testimonial, we said that throughout panic stops, the brakes do not inspire much self-confidence which its acceleration is slow-moving. Interior area, on the other hand, is generous with plenty of rear-seat area and we valued that the cars and truck comes requirement with innovative security functions.
The Corolla iM hatchback offers a much more comfy ride thanks to its independent back suspension. Nonetheless, we kept in mind in a 2016 First Examination that it's also slow-moving because it still uses the same engine from the Corolla car. Cabin insulation is remarkably great, with minimal sound going into the cabin. Like the Corolla car, the Corolla iM has a roomy cabin with plenty of room for all guests and also the hatch makes it much more useful.
The Toyota Corolla's 1.8-liter I-4 was originally presented in the 10th generation model when it debuted for the 2008 model year.