2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback vs. 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback

There might not be two more fierce rivals in the automotive industry than the Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic. Both models are among the most popular in history and compete for the same set of customers year in and year out. For the new model year, Toyota has added a new element to the game and is going after Honda where it lives. A comparison of the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback vs. 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback reveals a few interesting facts. While both vehicles are very closely matched in terms of overall performance, the 2019 Corolla Hatchback is able to record better fuel economy scores and offers more advanced connectivity technology than its Honda Civic Hatchback competitor. The 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback has finally arrived at the Colonial Toyota showroom. Anyone who would like to take a closer look can schedule a test drive with a product expert today by calling, 203-403-6890.
Nobody should be fooled by the slim dimensions of the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback, this is very capable and nimble platform. Toyota has used its global architecture technology that is combined with a revised sport-tuned suspension to make 2019 Corolla Hatchback one of the sharpest-handling vehicles in this specialized segment of the automotive industry. However, where the newest member of the Corolla family really outshines the 2018 Civic Hatchback is available technology. The 2019 Corolla Hatchback is equipped with Toyota’s newest infotainment system, Entune 3.0. It is not only compatible with applications available with Apple CarPlay and digital assistants like Amazon Alexa, owners can also use a high-speed 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot. The base trim of the Civic Hatchback doesn’t offer smartphone integration and the internet connection isn’t available at all with the Honda vehicle.

2019 Corolla Hatchback


2019 Civic Hatchback

2.0-L, 4-Cyl. Engine Turbo., 1.5-L, 4-Cyl.
CVT Transmission CVT
32/42 Fuel Economy 31/40
Yes Wi-Fi Hotspot No

Performance and Efficiency Specs

The naturally aspirated 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine equipped under the hood of all versions of the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback is the most powerful powerplant the automaker has equipped in the Corolla. Drivers will be able to use 168 horsepower and 151 pound-torque with a choice between a continuously variable transmission or six-speed manual. It’s true that the analogous powertrain of the 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback makes a bit more power. However, the new Toyota hatchback is more efficient and can record Environmental Protection Agency fuel economy scores up to 32 miles per gallon in the city and 42 miles per gallon on the highway, when properly equipped.
An interior photo of the touchscreen in the 2019 Corolla Hatchback.
A photo of the climate control system in the 2019 Corolla Hatchback.
A photo of the front seats in the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback.
A photo of the rear seats in the 2019 Corolla Hatchback.