Toyota Corolla

Price $19,350 – $28,950
Fuel consumption 4.4 – 8.4 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 79%(view ratings)
This year, another special edition of the Toyota Corolla awaits Canadian customers. Called APEX, it is available with the sedan only and enhances handling. In other news, Android Auto is now included as standard on every trim level. Powertrain choices consist of two gasoline engines producing 139 and 169 horsepower, plus a hybrid variant that serves up 121 horsepower along with terrific fuel economy (4.5 L/100 km). No wonder it’s such a great seller.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 79%
Fuel economy 8/10
Reliability 10/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 6/10
Driving 6/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2021

Corolla Hatchback: new Special Edition, addition of equipment. Corolla Sedan: Android Auto as standard, new APEX Edition, additional equipment.


  • Comfortable and refined
  • Spacious (sedan version)
  • Very fuel efficient hybrid version
  • Excellent reliability


  • Sports versions are not really sporty
  • Slow hybrid version
  • Too much power steering
  • Annoying CVT