Used Toyota Corolla at Thompson Auto Group
Are you thinking about purchasing a used sedan but have no idea where to start? Then this review is for you! We could not recommend a used Toyota Corolla compact sedan more! Corolla sedans are designed with impressive exterior style and offer ample passenger room in a well-organized cabin so that everyone will be comfortable. Plus rear passengers will benefit from legroom that even some mid-size sedans can’t offer! Used Toyota Corollas also offer great fuel economy, perfect for those that have long commutes to work or love a good road trip! Check out the rest of our review to learn more about the used Toyota Corolla and all its features from the inside to safety and even the powertrain!
- 1.8-Liter Four-Cylinder Engine
- Four-Speed Automatic Transmission
- 36 MPG Highway
- Stability and Traction Control
- Anti-Lock Brakes with Brake Assist
- Front Side Airbags
- Siri Eyes Free Voice Control System
- Bluetooth Connectivity
- 6.1-inch Touchscreen
What features will I typically find in a used Corolla?
You will typically find the five-passenger Corolla in one of four trim levels: L, LE, LE Eco, and S. Standard features generally consist of Siri Eyes Free voice control system, auxiliary and USB audio inputs, a CD player, six speakers, voice controls, a 6.1-inch touchscreen with the Entune Audio system, and Bluetooth connectivity. Further standard features typically include a rear seat with 60/40 split folding, adjustable driver and front passenger seats, a tilt/telescoping steering wheel with audio controls, powered accessories, LED running lights, LED low-beam headlights with halogen high beams, and 15-inch steel wheels. If you find a higher trim level you might gain features like a rearview camera, keyless entry, fog lights, a sunroof, a rear spoiler, low-rolling-resistance tires, sport front seats, automatic climate control and more!
What kind of engine will I find powering a used Corolla?
When looking at the powertrain of a used Toyota Corolla you are most likely to find a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine underneath the hood. In most models, this engine creates 132 horsepower and 128 pound-feet of torque. There are a few different transmission options depending on the trim level that you find. They include a six-speed manual, four-speed automatic, and a continuously variable transmission. Fuel economy depends on the trim level that you find as well. Typically with the four-speed automatic transmission this engine gets 36 miles per gallon on the highway and 27 mpg in the city. With the CVT those numbers increase to 38 mpg highway and 29 mpg city. For those looking for the best fuel economy, a used Corolla can offer, keep your eyes peeled for an LE Eco model which gets an impressive 42 miles per gallon on the highway and 30 mpg in the city.
What are some of the safety features offered in a used Corolla?
Toyota takes safety to the next level in all their vehicles, equipping each and every vehicle with the latest safety technology and equipment available that year. Standard safety and security features for a used Corolla typically include a passenger seat cushion airbag, a driver knee airbag, front and rear side curtain airbags, front side airbags, rear drum brakes, anti-lock brakes with brake assist, and stability and traction control. You may find that some models come equipped with features like rear disc brakes and a rearview camera so you can safely back up and back into spaces with no worries.
Final Thoughts on the Used Toyota Corolla
A used Toyota Corolla is a great choice for those that are looking for a fuel-efficient, comfortable and stylish compact sedan! There is no end to all the great features you may find from technology to safety and security. Want to learn even more about the used Toyota Corolla? Come on down to the Thompson Auto Group lot and speak with a sales team member and check out our current inventory. You can also give our sales department a call to learn more about the process of purchasing a used car!