Toyota has been producing its excellent Corolla since 1966 and since the very beginning this model was one of the most popular, best-selling and the most powerful in the company’s lineup. The new model will bring a great number of unique features and enhancements that improve not only the comfort but also the functionality of the vehicle. When you see the new 2018 Toyota Corolla you will immediately notice that the new changes added a slightly sportier flavor to this model that was previously characterized as a bland compact vehicle. We must admit that we really like what Toyota has done on their new Corolla. We bring you a lot of details about the new 2018 Toyota Corolla, stay tuned.
The upcoming 2018 Toyota Corolla will be offered with a standard 17 inch light-alloy wheels that are specially designed and have a gloss black finish. The customers will be offered several exterior colors including Super White, Absolutely Red and Black Sand pearl. The front end is decorated with a wide-mouth grille and angry-like headlights. The grille and the headlights give the new model a more aggressive look. For the side profile, we can say that it is not particularly progressive but it has a subtle crease which acts as a character line rising upward toward the rear end of the car. The rear end of the car is classic-looking. It has a pair of newly designed taillights connected by a horizontal line. Each side of the bumper features origami-like creases.
When you peek inside of the cabin of the newbie, you will immediately fell in love with its black interior with contrasting stitching. The base model is offered with fabric-trimmed seats, while higher trim levels get SofTex seats. The front seats are heated. The cabin is equipped with a 6.1-inch touch screen entertainment display, USB 2.0 port, Bluetooth connectivity, HD radio, and navigation system. Higher trim levels arrive with leather-trimmed steering wheel. Besides excellent infotainment features, the cabin is equipped with a great number of safety features such as stability control, airbags, anti-lock brakes, brake assist, and many others.
2018 Toyota Corolla Engine
The 2018 Toyota Corolla hides a 1.8L 4-cylinder power unit under its hood. Those familiar with the previous generation of this model will notice that the engine is carried over. The maximum output of this engine is 132 hp and 128 pound-feet of torque. It is interesting to mention that the customers will be offered three transmission options. They will be able to choose between the standard continuously variable transmission, a 6-speed manual gearbox and a 4-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economy of the engine depends on the transmission. If you decide for the CVT, fuel economy is rated at 30 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. With the manual shifter, fuel economy is rated at 28 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. With the automatic gearbox, fuel economy is rated at 27 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway.
September 8, 2016