Excellent fuel economy from base 4-cylinder engine
Supportive and comfortable seats
Strong safety ratings
Rental car level transportation
Flimsy steering response
Behind-the-times 4-speed automatic
The Toyota Corolla is a safe bet for those seeking basic transportation in a compact sedan that is also a good value. But other cars in the same class have proven that boring and safe can also be brought together with excitement and value.
The 2011 Toyota Corolla is available in Base, LE, XLE, S and XRS trims. Pricing for the Base model starts at $15,900
The Toyota Corolla is a safe, fuel-efficient car that has a strong reliability record and comes well equipped . However, if you want to drive something that has more excitement than an NPR news broadcast, then there many other cars in this class, such as the Ford Fiesta or Hyundai Elantra, that offer a lot more than just vanilla flavored automobile fare.