Toyota Corolla S

Toyota Corolla S: The 2018 Toyota Corolla adds a leather-wrapped steering wheel for the SE and also XLE trims. All versions obtain an illuminated sunvisors for the chauffeur as well as front guest. The Corolla iM hatchback models carry over unchanged for the 2018 version year.

Toyota Corolla S

Lorry Summary

The 2018 Toyota Corolla is a front-drive compact cars and truck that slots below the midsize Camry and over the subcompact Yaris. Along with the sedan, the 2018 Corolla is additionally offered as a hatchback called the Corolla iM (formerly the Successor iM), which comes as a solitary well-equipped 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 coupled to a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT. In the Corolla Eco, that engine makes 140 hp and 126 lb-ft but it only includes the CVT. The Corolla iM uses the same engine as the Corolla Eco car yet rated somewhat reduced at 137 hp and also 126 lb-ft. In the Corolla iM hatch, the engine can be matched to a six-speed handbook or a CVT.

EPA fuel economy rankings are 27/35 mpg city/highway for manual-equipped Corolla sedans as well as the Corolla iM hatchback, and also 28/36 mpg with the CVT. The Corolla Eco is 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 sedan has a 13-cubic-foot trunk that can be expanded using the common 60/40 split-folding back seats. For added usefulness, the Corolla iM includes 20.8 cubic feet behind the typical 60/40 split-folding back seats.

Typical functions on the 2018 Corolla car include 60/40 split-folding back seats, a USB port, a rearview, Bluetooth connection, Toyota's Entune infomercial system with a 6.1-inch touchscreen, LED fronts lights, 15-inch steel wheels, and also cloth upholstery. Greater trims can be had with alloy wheels up to 17 inches in diameter, a moonroof, multi-beam LED fronts lights, leatherette upholstery, a 4.2-inch multi-information screen, keyless entry/start, heated pole positions, and also navigation with a 7.0-inch touchscreen.

The Corolla iM hatchback comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, a rearview video camera, dual-zone climate control, a 4.2-inch multi-information screen, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker Leader stereo, Bluetooth connection, and also a USB port. Navigating is optional along with a number of visual accessories.


The NHTSA offered the 2018 Corolla sedan a luxury total safety rating (out of a possible five stars). The IIHS has yet to check a 2018 model but the 2017 Corolla got a Good score on all crashworthiness examinations and also Appropriate on the headlights test (Great is the greatest possible rating). In the front collision avoidance examination, the Corolla got a Superior ranking after it stayed clear of a 12-mph and a 25-mph accident (Superior is the greatest feasible rating in the front accident prevention examination). Consequently, the Toyota Corolla car obtained the Top Safety Select+ award from the IIHS. The Corolla iM hasn't already been crash tested by the NHTSA and IIHS.

Every 2018 Corolla sedan comes with standardToyota Safety and security Sense-P, which packages together adaptive cruise ship control, forward collision warning, pedestrian detection, automatic emergency braking, lane departure cautioning with guiding assist and also automated high beam of lights. The Corolla iM includes Toyota Security Sense-C, which just comes with onward accident caution, automated emergency braking, lane separation caution, as well as automatic high beams.

What We Assume

In a 2017 First Drive testimonial, we said that during panic stops, the brakes don't inspire much confidence which its velocity is slow-moving. Indoor area, on the other hand, is generous with lots of rear-seat area and we appreciated that the cars and truck comes criterion with innovative security functions.

The Corolla iM hatchback supplies an extra comfy ride thanks to its independent back suspension. However, we noted in a 2016 First Examination that it's likewise sluggish due to the fact that it still utilizes the very same engine from the Corolla car. Cabin insulation is surprisingly great, with minimal sound going into the cabin. Like the Corolla car, the Corolla iM has a roomy cabin with a lot of area for all travelers and also the hatch makes it much more practical.

Trendy Reality

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