Toyota Corolla Reviews

Toyota Corolla Reviews: The 2018 Toyota Corolla adds a leather-wrapped wheel for the SE and also XLE trims. All versions get a brightened sunvisors for the motorist and front passenger. The Corolla iM hatchback designs carry over the same for the 2018 design year.

Toyota Corolla Reviews

Vehicle Summary

The 2018 Toyota Corolla is a front-drive small auto that ports below the midsize Camry and also above the subcompact Yaris. In addition to the car, the 2018 Corolla is additionally readily available as a hatchback called the Corolla iM (formerly the Scion iM), which comes as a solitary well-appointed plan.


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 matched to a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT. In the Corolla Eco, that engine makes 140 hp as well as 126 lb-ft however it only includes the CVT. The Corolla iM makes use of the very same engine as the Corolla Eco sedan however rated a little reduced at 137 hp as well as 126 lb-ft. In the Corolla iM hatch, the engine can be coupled to a six-speed handbook or a CVT.

EPA gas economic climate ratings are 27/35 mpg city/highway for manual-equipped Corolla cars and the Corolla iM hatchback, as well as 28/36 mpg with the CVT. The Corolla Eco is 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 expanded through the common 60/40 split-folding back seats. For added functionality, the Corolla iM showcases 20.8 cubic feet behind the standard 60/40 split-folding back seats.

Basic features on the 2018 Corolla sedan include 60/40 split-folding rear seats, a USB port, a rearview, Bluetooth connection, Toyota's Entune infotainment system with a 6.1-inch touchscreen, LED headlights, 15-inch steel wheels, as well as cloth furniture. Higher trims can be had with alloy wheels as much as 17 inches in size, a moonroof, multi-beam LED fronts lights, leatherette furniture, a 4.2-inch multi-information screen, keyless entry/start, warmed front seats, as well as navigation with a 7.0-inch touchscreen.

The Corolla iM hatchback comes requirement with 17-inch alloy wheels, a rearview video camera, dual-zone environment control, a 4.2-inch multi-information display screen, 60/40 split-folding back seats, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker Pioneer stereo, Bluetooth connectivity, as well as a USB port. Navigation is optional in addition to a number of visual accessories.


The NHTSA gave the 2018 Corolla sedan a first-class overall security score (out of a possible 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 Appropriate on the headlights test (Great is the highest feasible rating). In the front crash prevention examination, the Corolla got a Superior rating after it stayed clear of a 12-mph and also a 25-mph collision (Superior is the greatest feasible score in the front accident prevention examination). Therefore, the Toyota Corolla sedan got the Leading Safety and security Pick+ honor from the IIHS. The Corolla iM hasn't been crash checked by the NHTSA as well as IIHS.

Every 2018 Corolla car includes standardToyota Security Sense-P, which packages with each other adaptive cruise ship control, onward accident warning, pedestrian discovery, automated emergency braking, lane separation cautioning with steering assist as well as automatic high beam of lights. The Corolla iM comes with Toyota Safety and security Sense-C, which only features onward accident caution, automatic emergency braking, lane separation caution, and automated high beams.

What We Believe

In a 2017 First Drive evaluation, we stated that throughout panic stops, the brakes don't inspire much confidence and that its acceleration is slow. Interior space, on the other hand, is generous with lots of rear-seat area as well as we appreciated that the cars and truck comes criterion with advanced safety and security functions.

The Corolla iM hatchback offers a much more comfortable flight thanks to its independent rear suspension. Nonetheless, we kept in mind in a 2016 First Test that it's additionally slow since it still utilizes the very same engine from the Corolla sedan. Cabin insulation is surprisingly excellent, with minimal sound going into the cabin. Like the Corolla sedan, the Corolla iM has a roomy cabin with lots of area for all guests as well as the hatch makes it even more sensible.

Great Fact

The Toyota Corolla's 1.8-liter I-4 was initially introduced in the 10th generation version when it debuted for the 2008 model year.