2008 toyota Corolla S

2008 Toyota Corolla S: Since the Japanese automaker has included the Yaris to its schedule, the 2008 Toyota Corolla is the second the very least costly vehicle in its schedule (not counting the Successor automobiles). The 2008 Corolla is the last of its kind-- Toyota is upgrading the auto for the 2009 model year-- as well as in its final year, the Corolla looks practically as it's looked considering that it arised in 2003. It's modern-day, sober, and considerable, but hardly amazing or younger. That feeling of elegance reaches the inside, which is cleanly styled, easy to use, as well as remarkably roomy.

A standard 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine makes 126 horsepower in the 2008 Toyota Corolla. It gets a bit rough at greater revs as well as isn't peaceful about its work, yet it does provide 28/37 mpg with the five-speed guidebook, as well as 26/35 mpg with a four-speed automatic. The MacPherson strut front and also torsion light beam back suspension could not be more regular in spec, however it's positioned, composed, and also driver-blunder-resistant. The taking care of limitations are instead low, however the Corollas run efficiently as well as quietly. Include respectable front disc/rear drum brakes (anti-lock brakes are optional on the S and LE) and also superb rack-and-pinion guiding, and also this is as close to a high-end car ride and experience as any kind of little economy sedan has ever. Requirement on all vehicles is a 60/40 folding back seat and a CD player; all kind of power alternatives are readily available, as well as some versions also have "timber" cut that does not look regrettable.

Front-seat side as well as curtain airbags and also anti-lock brakes with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) are readily available as options for all model qualities. The 2008 Toyota Corolla obtains 5 star rankings ahead crash protection from the NHTSA, in addition to 4 stars for side effect when outfitted with side air bags.


2008 Toyota Corolla S


Performance

Much like the 2008 Toyota Corolla's styling, performance won't leave you breathless, yet it is far more than appropriate for a compact car.

Every trim level of the 2008 Toyota Corolla (3 in total amount: the CE, LE, as well as S) includes the exact same 126-hp four-cylinder engine that puts power to the front wheels with either a four-speed automatic or five-speed handbook. Initially glimpse, this might give the Corolla the appearance of being underpowered, yet Auto123.com mentions that "we utilized to obtain about great with 85-hp cars and trucks Twenty Years earlier, so 126 ponies is more than enough for city and highway driving."

Nevertheless, BusinessWeek calls it "pokey" with the optional automatic transmission, and also keeps in mind that it's "much slower" compared to the Honda Civic, its principal competitor. With the Corolla, Toyota's developed a car that's not engaging to drive, although "firmer guiding, better-damped ride, and bigger brakes" identify it from the previous Corolla. Toyota's crafted in sufficient performance for the city, however Cars.com records that "on the freeway ... the engine's modest power rankings restrict the Corolla's efficiency; the automatic-transmission Corolla I checked only had a very little amount of power for fast passing." Automobile and also Chauffeur amounts it up: "Simply keeping up on the interstate requires a hefty foot-- and also stimulates."

he 2008 Toyota Corolla supplies 28/37 mpg with the five-speed guidebook, as well as 26/35 mpg with a four-speed automatic.

Handling is nothing remarkable, yet the ride is of a far better high quality compared to typical among small cars and trucks. Cars.com discovers the 2008 Toyota Corolla to be "really maneuverable" and "body roll is effectively regulated when cornering," however feels that "the flight gets a little bit uneven on the highway." Cornering isn't really its forte: with the Corolla, Toyota has actually designed a "thoroughly implemented option to your transport issue," Auto and Vehicle driver recommends. "For entertainment, look somewhere else."

Attributes

The 2008 Toyota Corolla can be found in three trim levels with varying levels of common as well as optional functions.

There's a suitable amount of standard equipment in the base CE version of the Corolla; Toyota sets up such features as a four-speaker AM/FM/CD sound system, cooling, as well as power mirrors and also tilt steering wheel. Autospectator.com really feels that with these typical features in the Corolla, "Toyota got rid of the traditional notion of a 'base' model." Going up the trim levels brings some small outside enhancements and some chrome trim on the S. The top-end LE includes a lot more, as well as Cars.com praises the auto's "power home windows, keyless entrance as well as dynamic electroluminescent assesses that are easy to read."