Which Trumps the Competition: the Toyota Corolla or the Honda Civic?

You've done your due diligence, researching potential sedans so much that you're sure you could earn a degree in the subject. Yet, even though you've managed to narrow down your substantial initial list to two top contenders, you're still stumped. Both of the remaining cars-the Toyota Corolla and the Honda Civic-are great. So how do you decide which one to choose? At Metro Toyota we'll show you why we believe you'll be happier long-term with the Toyota Corolla. 

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Toyota Corolla vs. the Honda Civic

  • Starting with cost, you'll enjoy a significant savings when you choose the Toyota Corolla over the pricier Honda Civic.
  • The fuel capacity for the Toyota Corolla is a little more than the Honda Civic, meaning you'll enjoy more time between fill up's at the gas station.
  • Passengers in the rear seats will have a greater amount of leg room in the Toyota Corolla than in the Honda Civic. 
  • Because the Toyota Corolla is a bit narrower than the Honda Civic, it makes maneuvering into and out of tight parking spots easier.
  • According to consumer ratings on Edmunds.com, drivers gave higher marks to the Toyota Corolla in the area of Technology than they did to the Honda Civic.

Trim levels for the Toyota Corolla include the following: Toyota Corolla L (manual and automatic), LE Plus, S Plus (manual and CVT), S, LE, LE Premium and LE ECO Premium, LE ECO, S Premium and S trim with Special Edition Package. Phew! That's a lot of choices, isn't it? At Metro Toyota, in Kalamazoo, MI, we'd be happy to show you around our inventory of new Toyota Corolla cars. Please stop in soon, we're just a short drive from the nearby areas of Mattawan, Battle Creek, Paw Paw and Portage, MI.