2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid

The Toyota Corolla continues to be one of the best-selling models in the history of the automotive industry. For the 2020 model year, the automaker has implemented a series of very important changes that will keep the Corolla in a strong position for years to come. A comparison between the 2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid will show how both versions serve their owners in unique ways. Primarily, the biggest difference between the two Corolla versions is fuel economy. Both are also outfitted with many of the manufacturer’s latest connectivity features, including smartphone integration, GPS navigation and an available Wi-Fi hotspot. Both models continue to provide an engaging handling profile.
A Colonial Toyota customer trying to decide which version of the Corolla to take home will want to examine how much they’ll be driving because of the differences in fuel economy. Base models of the standard 2020 Corolla will be able to offer Environmental Protection Agency fuel economy scores of around 30 miles per gallon in the city and about 38 miles per gallon on the highway. Versions with the more powerful engine option will make approximately the same in the city and around 40 miles per gallon on the highway. On the other side of the equation is the hybrid version of the 2020 Corolla with its EPA scores of 53 miles per gallon in the city and 52 miles per gallon on the highway.

2020 Toyota Corolla


2020 Corolla Hybrid

1.8-L, 4-Cyl. Engine 1.8-L, 4-Cyl., Hybrid
139/126 Horsepower/Torque 121/105
30/38 Base Fuel Economy 53/52
13.1 cu.-ft. Trunk Space 13.1 cu.-ft.

Performance Specs

Buyers considering the 2020 Toyota Corolla will have a pair of power plant options to examine. Base models will have 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine attached to a continuously variable transmission that will make 139 horsepower and 126 pound-feet of torque. The SE and XSE models of the 2020 Corolla will produce 169 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. Customers that decide to take the hybrid model home with them will have a version of the 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine under the hood that employs a powerful electric motor to help achieve the incredible fuel economy scores. The 2020 Corolla Hybrid will make 121 horsepower and 105 pound-feet of torque.
A rear photo of the 2020 Corolla Hybrid.
A photo of the hybrid monitoring system in the 2020 Corolla Hybrid.
An overhead photo of the 2020 Toyota Corolla.
A photo of the touchscreen used in the 2020 Toyota Corolla.