2017 Honda Civic vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla in Crystal Lake, IL

Is it time for you to upgrade your daily commute with a new compact sedan? The Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla are two of the most popular, best-selling models available for sale in the Crystal Lake, IL area, and for good reason. Both models provide modern performance and efficiency, along with contemporary styling and technology, but there are several unique features that can make the difference between finding the right car and making a purchase that you’ll regret.

2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic

Are you already thinking about adding a 2017 Toyota Corolla to your driveway? Browse through the new Toyota inventory at our dealership in Crystal Lake, IL to find the newest edition of the Corolla in the latest trim packages and colors.

2017 Honda Civic vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla: Performance & Efficiency

Designed to maximize fuel efficiency while still delivering power where you need it, the 2017 Toyota Corolla gives drivers a 1.8L four-cylinder engine with VALVEMATIC. The 2017 Honda Civic offers a similar powertrain, but it isn’t designed with the same eye towards efficiency or responsiveness. Key performance specs for the 2017 Toyota Corolla include:

Model 2017 Toyota Corolla
Engine 1.8L four-cylinder
Horsepower 138 HP
Torque 126 lb.-ft.
Fuel Efficiency with CVT Transmission 28 MPG City/ 36 MPG Highway
Maximum Fuel Range 504 miles

2017 Toyota Corolla 17 Alloy Wheels

2017 Honda Civic vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla: Design Elements

When it comes to exterior design, the recent upgrades included with the 2017 Toyota Corolla far outweigh the limited features included with the new Honda Civic. Designed with a refreshed design for its 50th anniversary, the new Toyota Corolla delivers several unique interior and exterior features that aren’t available with the Civic. Special features for the 50th anniversary edition of the new Toyota Corolla are as follows:

  • Updated front fascia with a unique black grille
  • Restyled taillights
  • 17-in. machine-finished alloy wheels with dark gray inserts
  • Unique 50th anniversary floor mats and badging
  • Black cherry accented interior
  • Black interior with black seats and dark cherry contrast stitching
  • Available moonroof

2017 Honda Civic vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla: Safety & Technology

Both the 2017 Civic and 2017 Corolla are engineered to provide advanced safety and protection systems, only the compact sedan from Toyota offers the Safety Sense™ C system with several adaptive driver aids included. The latest safety updates from Toyota that come standard on the new Corolla include:

  • A pre-collision system with pedestrian detection function
  • Dynamic radar cruise control
  • Lane departure alert with steering assist function
  • Automatic high beams
  • The Star Safety System™ with Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake System, Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Brake Assist & Smart Stop Technology

2017 Toyota Corolla Safety Sense

Test Drive a new Toyota Corolla Today!

The new 2017 Toyota Corolla starts at $18,500 MSRP, while the 2017 Honda Civic will cost more with an MSRP over $20,000, but offer fewer standard features than the new Toyota model when it comes to drivability, technology, and design.

Our Toyota dealership in Crystal Lake, IL has several new Corolla models available for sale right now. Check out our new inventory and find the 2017 Toyota Corolla with the trim package and color that you want to see on your daily drive. Contact our team of product specialists through our online form or by phone at (888) 459-7100 to get more information or schedule a test drive.

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