2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2019 Toyota Corolla

Within the pantheon of Toyota vehicles that have been produced for, and delivered to customers, few have as instant recognition as the Toyota Corolla. In fact, more than 46 million Corolla models have been sold throughout the world. The automaker is taking the popular compact sedan to the next level for the upcoming model year. Each of the improvements become very clear in looking at a comparison between the 2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2019 Toyota Corolla. When the all-new Corolla arrives at the Colonial Toyota showroom, it will feature the automaker’s new global architecture as well as a more powerful and efficient power train. Colonial Toyota customers will be able to see the 2020 Corolla later this and can start the pre-ordering process for either model today by calling, 203-403-6890.
The most noticeable difference between the 2020 Corolla and the 2019 model year is the level of technology Toyota has added to the newest version. Someone interested in the 2020 Toyota Corolla will have the Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 suite as standard equipment. The new iteration of Toyota Safety Sense includes all of the same base sensors and systems the previous version offered. However, TSS 2.0 adds Late Tracing Assist and Road Sign Assist. Both of these assistance systems will help the driver stay safe on the road, as well as avoid missing important traffic signs. Smartphone and digital assistant integration have been getting more common in new Toyota vehicles. Owners of the 2020 Corolla will be able to have access to the Apple CarPlay™ suite of applications as well as the ability to expand the use of Amazon Alexa.

2020 Toyota Corolla


2019 Toyota Corolla

2.0-L, 4-Cyl. Engine 1.8-L, 4-Cyl.
169/151 Horsepower/Torque 132/128
CVT Transmission CVT
Yes Smartphone Integration No

Performance Specs

Most versions of the 2020 Toyota Corolla will employ an updated version of the 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine. Early information released about the new Corolla reports that the standard engine will produce more power and better fuel economy scores than the previous power plant. The 2019 Corolla had a rated output of 132 horsepower and 128 pound-feet of torque. All 2019 model used this engine, but some models were tuned differently to make a bit more power. When the 2020 Corolla is finally delivered, XSE and SE trims will be outfitted with a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine and it will be mated to a more advanced continuously variable transmission. It will make 169 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque.
An interior photo of the driver's cockpit inside of the 2020 Toyota Corolla.
A photo of the touchscreen interface in the 2020 Toyota Corolla.
A photo of the back seat in the 2020 Corolla.
A photo of the front wheel equipped on the 2020 Toyota Corolla.