Toyota Corolla Sedan vs Hatchback In New Westminster, BC

Toyota Corolla Hatchback or Toyota Corolla Sedan

Which One Is Right For You In New Westminster, British Columbia.

If you're in the market for a subcompact vehicle, there are many great models to choose from. There is one model that has always been at the top of the shopping list for consumers from Burnaby, Delta, Greater Vancouver, Vancouver Lower Mainland, and surrounding areas of British Columbia. The Toyota Corolla has established itself as a vehicle that offers the reliability, features, technology, and comfort consumers expect. However, to make the decision more interesting, Toyota now offers a Toyota Corolla Hatchback alongside the legendary sedan. Once you decide that the Corolla is the vehicle for you, which we know you will, now it's time to find out if the hatchback or sedan is a better fit.

At Westminster Toyota, we are happy to announce that our new inventory features both the Toyota Corolla Hatchback and Toyota Corolla Sedan. So let's dive a bit deeper into their differences and similarities so you can make an educated decision. But before we get there, make sure to visit our finance centre and get pre-approved for your new Corolla!

Comparing Interior Space

Both models offer an abundance of interior space; however, there are a couple of differences. If you are looking for more cargo space, nothing beats a hatchback because you are not limited vertically vs having a trunk. In turn, the Corolla Hatchback offers 17.8 cubic feet versus the sedans 13 cubic feet in the trunk.

It is important to note that though the Corolla Hatchback has more cargo space, it does sacrifice some passenger room. The Corolla Sedans total passenger volume is 97.4 cubic feet and rear-seat legroom of 41.4 inches. While the Corolla Hatchback only has 95.7 cubic feet of total passenger volume and 29.9 inches of rear-seat legroom.

Performance and Efficiency

Since they are the same vehicle, it only makes sense they utilize the same engine; however, the only difference is the Corolla Sedan offers a bit more choice. The 1.8-litre in-line four-cylinder is standard, while the 2.0-litre in-line four-cylinder is optional. They produce 139 horsepower and 126 lb-ft of torque and 169 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque, respectively. The Corolla Hatchback comes standard with the 2.0-litre.

The 1.8-litre offers fantastic fuel efficiency numbers 8.0 City/6.0 Hwy/7.1 Combined while the 2.0-litre provides 8.2 City/6.5 Hwy/7.4 Combined.

Which Style is Best for You

This is a tough question to answer because it all depends on your personal wants and needs. Whether you enjoy the style and cargo space of the Hatchback or the extra legroom and design of the Sedan, you are getting into a vehicle that is sure to make you smile. Please contact us if you require more information.

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    New Westminster, BC V3M 0L6

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