Toyota Corolla History

Toyota Corolla History: The 2018 Toyota Corolla includes a leather-wrapped wheel for the SE and XLE trims. All versions get a brightened sunvisors for the vehicle driver as well as front traveler. The Corolla iM hatchback designs rollover the same for the 2018 model year.

Toyota Corolla History

Vehicle Recap

The 2018 Toyota Corolla is a front-drive small automobile that ports below the midsize Camry as well as over the subcompact Yaris. Along with the car, the 2018 Corolla is likewise available as a hatchback called the Corolla iM (previously the Successor iM), which comes as a single well-appointed plan.


The 2018 Toyota Corolla is powered by a 1.8-liter I-4 with 132 hp and also 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 has the CVT. The Corolla iM makes use of the exact same engine as the Corolla Eco sedan however rated somewhat lower 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 fuel economic situation ratings are 27/35 mpg city/highway for manual-equipped Corolla sedans and also the Corolla iM hatchback, and 28/36 mpg with the CVT. The Corolla Eco is one of the most efficient 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 conventional 60/40 split-folding back seats. For additional usefulness, the Corolla iM includes 20.8 cubic feet behind the standard 60/40 split-folding rear seats.

Basic attributes on the 2018 Corolla car consist of 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 towel furniture. Greater trims can be had with alloy wheels up to 17 inches in size, a moonroof, multi-beam LED fronts lights, leatherette upholstery, a 4.2-inch multi-information screen, keyless entry/start, warmed pole positions, and also navigating with a 7.0-inch touchscreen.

The Corolla iM hatchback comes requirement with 17-inch alloy wheels, a rearview electronic camera, dual-zone climate control, a 4.2-inch multi-information screen, 60/40 split-folding back seats, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker Pioneer audio system, Bluetooth connectivity, and also a USB port. Navigation is optional along with a variety of aesthetic accessories.

Safety and security

The NHTSA offered the 2018 Corolla sedan a first-class total safety and security score (from a feasible five stars). The IIHS has yet to examine a 2018 model however the 2017 Corolla received a Good rating on all crashworthiness examinations as well as Appropriate on the headlights examination (Excellent is the highest feasible score). In the front accident avoidance test, the Corolla received a Superior rating after it avoided a 12-mph as well as a 25-mph collision (Superior is the greatest feasible rating in the front accident avoidance test). As a result, the Toyota Corolla sedan received the Leading Security Select+ honor from the IIHS. The Corolla iM hasn't already been accident checked by the NHTSA as well as IIHS.

Every 2018 Corolla sedan includes standardToyota Safety Sense-P, which bundles with each other flexible cruise control, ahead crash warning, pedestrian detection, automatic emergency braking, lane separation alerting with steering assist and automated high beams. The Corolla iM comes with Toyota Safety and security Sense-C, which just includes onward collision caution, automated emergency braking, lane separation caution, as well as automatic high beams.

What We Think

In a 2017 First Drive evaluation, we claimed that throughout panic stops, the brakes don't motivate much self-confidence which its velocity is sluggish. Interior space, on the other hand, is generous with lots of rear-seat area and we valued that the automobile comes criterion with innovative security features.

The Corolla iM hatchback uses a more comfortable trip thanks to its independent back suspension. Nonetheless, we kept in mind in a 2016 First Test that it's likewise sluggish due to the fact that it still makes use of the exact same engine from the Corolla car. Cabin insulation is surprisingly excellent, with very little sound going into the cabin. Like the Corolla sedan, the Corolla iM has a spacious cabin with a lot of area for all guests and the hatch makes it a lot more practical.

Great Reality

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