New 2023 Toyota Corolla ( Overview ). HIGHS
– Attractive styling, many standard safety features, hyper-efficient hybrid powertrain.
– Underachiever four-cylinder engine, less-than-entertaining to drive, hatchback sacrifices cargo and passenger space.
– Style, safety, and fuel efficiency are at the top of the Corolla’s priority list, but excitement is at the bottom.
Comfortable ride quality
High fuel economy
Too much road noise on the highway
Less rear headroom than most rivals
– What’s new
Minor styling and powertrain updates
Next-generation infotainment systems debuts
Enhanced driver assist and collision avoidance technologies
Discontinued L and Apex Edition trims
Part of the 12th Corolla generation introduced for 2020
Everybody has a Toyota Corolla story. This compact car made Toyota a household brand in the U.S. well before there was a Camry, a RAV4 or a Tacoma, making a name for itself with its dependability, fuel efficiency and practicality. Those traits continue to define the modern Toyota Corolla, which gets numerous updates for the 2023 model year.