Highlights: The Corolla is the first automatic gasoline engine in the segment pushing out 42-mpg on the highway. And, despite having a dated design, the Corolla still managed to place number two in sales for the segment in 2012. Over the past 45 years 10 million Corollas have been sold.
Price Range: The 2014 Corolla is priced from $17,600 for the base L model, climbing to near $22,100 when opting for the sporty like S trim with a manual transmission.
Seating Capacity: 5
Standard Safety Features: 8 airbags (driver, passenger, knee, side and rear); driver and passenger whiplash injury seats; a tire pressure monitoring system; and Toyota’s signature Smart Stop Technology which includes stability control, ABS, traction control, brake distribution, and brake assist.
Standard Equipment: 15-inch wheels; LED daytime running lights; power windows; power door locks; a tilt/telescopic steering wheel; and a manually operated cloth front seats
Standard Audio: a 4-speaker AM/FM/CD with MP3, iPod Connectivity and Music Streaming Capabilities
Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty: 3 years or 36,000 miles
Powertrain Warranty: 5 years or 60,000 miles
Bluetooth Compatibility: Yes
1.8-liter, 4-cylinder/140-hp (LE and Eco models)
Recommended Fuel: Regular Unleaded
Standard Fuel Mileage:
28 city/37 hwy – 1.8, 4-cylinder
30 city/42 hwy – 1.8, 4-cylinder (LE and Eco models)