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2021 Toyota Corolla vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Hybrid Review

New 2021 Toyota Corolla

2021 Toyota
Corolla

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New 2021 Toyota Corolla Hybrid

2021 Toyota
Corolla Hybrid

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MSRP*
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$19,925 to $28,210
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$23,500
Invoice* $18,830 to $26,119 $21,760
MPG - City 29 - 31 53
MPG - Hwy 36 - 40 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*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
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Corolla than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. The Toyota Corolla will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Convenience
With the Toyota Corolla Hybrid you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Toyota Corolla, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). The Toyota Corolla is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Toyota Corolla and the Toyota Corolla Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Toyota Corolla is about the same width as the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. When looking at overall length, the Toyota Corolla takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Toyota Corolla transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Handling
The Toyota Corolla has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Toyota Corolla has a much more powerful engine than the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Toyota Corolla and the Toyota Corolla Hybrid. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Toyota Corolla as you will in the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.

Warranty
The Toyota Corolla comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.