2019 Toyota Corolla Review

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The fun driving dynamics and ever-growing list of safety features in the Toyota Corolla has endeared this model to the mobile masses around Gastonia, Charlotte, and Lincolnton. So, what’s the 2019 iteration have in store? Well, Toyota of Gastonia aims to answer that question in this 2019 Toyota Corolla review.

Many different facets of the Toyota Corolla will be discussed in the coming sections, including the performance specifications, the interior measurements, and the active safety features. Once you feel you have a grasp on this sedan, we’ll be happy to arrange a test drive!

What’s Under the Hood of the Toyota Corolla?

Toyota Corolla Engine SpecsCreating a Toyota Corolla that fits your everyday lifestyle is simple thanks to the diverse performance specifications you can select from.

For example, the same engine can undergo mechanical tweaks to generate separate outputs. The 1.8L 4-cylinder churns out 132 horsepower and 128 lb-ft of torque in base form. If you want a little more juice, the same engine can be altered to generate 140 horsepower and 126 lb-ft of torque. The choices don’t stop here, however.

Various driving modes are available, giving you the chance to customize your on-road behavior. The modes include Normal, Sport, and ECO. Selecting your transmission is another key choice, although both the 6-speed manual transmission and continuously variable transmission are viable options.

How Much Room is in the Cabin?

Despite its diminutive stature, the 2019 Toyota Corolla carves out plenty of interior space for yourself, your passengers, and everyone’s cargo.

The headroom, for instance, measures 38.3 inches up front and 37.1 inches in the rear seats. Hip room also checks out favorably, measuring 53 inches in front and 43.9 inches in the rear. Lastly, tall passengers will appreciate the legroom at both levels thanks to 42.3 inches up front and 41.4 inches in the rear.

Overall, the Toyota Corolla is a comfortable place for five passengers to relax. If you need a bit of cargo room, open up the trunk and 13 cubic feet of space will be available to you!

Safety in the Toyota Corolla

Toyota CorollaYou can confidently maneuver through tight parking lots, congested traffic, or sweeping rural roads at night thanks to the many driver-assistance features in the Toyota Corolla.

Much of what is provided falls under the Toyota Safety Sense™ P system. Standard on all trim levels, this suite of features comes with:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control

You’ll also benefit from the standard Star Safety System™, which provides Brake Assist, Smart Stop Technology®, and Traction Control.

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How About a Test Drive in the 2019 Toyota Corolla?

While our 2019 Toyota Corolla review is a good introduction to this sterling model, a test drive will further develop your understanding of its capabilities. So, get in touch with our team at Toyota of Gastonia and we’ll be happy to get you out on the roads around Gastonia, Charlotte, and Lincolnton!

Contact us today!