2024 Nissan Kicks vs. 2023 Toyota Corolla Cross Review

Picture of the 2024 Nissan Kicks

2024 Nissan
Kicks

MSRP*: $21,050 to $23,610
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Picture of the 2023 Toyota Corolla Cross

2023 Toyota
Corolla Cross

MSRP*: $23,610 to $29,015
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MPG - City 31 MPG 29 - 31 MPG
MPG - Hwy 36 MPG 32 - 33 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 32.3 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 122-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 169-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 194-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission Continuously Variable Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 122 hp 169 - 194 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 169.1 in 175.6 in
Exterior Width 69.3 in 71.9 in
Leg Room Front 43.7 in
Rear 33.5 in
Front 42.9 in
Rear 32.0 in
Head Room Front 40.4 in
Rear 38.5 in
Front 38.6 in
Rear 39.0 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Nissan Kicks offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Toyota Corolla Cross. The Nissan Kicks will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Corolla Cross.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Nissan Kicks as you will with the Toyota Corolla Cross, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Nissan Kicks will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Toyota Corolla Cross.

Dimensions
Since the Nissan Kicks is much slimmer than the Toyota Corolla Cross, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Nissan Kicks is slightly shorter than the Toyota Corolla Cross, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Nissan Kicks has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Corolla Cross, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Kicks has a lot less horsepower than the Toyota Corolla Cross.

Powertrain
The Nissan Kicks has much lower torque than the Toyota Corolla Cross, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Nissan Kicks and the Toyota Corolla Cross.