Visually, the front falls above all LED headlights up, which got a new lamp graphic. The slightly sharper radiator grille comes with a new pattern, and there will also be three new colors. The black roof and the hinted rear diffuser look a bit sportier, the exhaust trims, which were previously in chrome, disappear with the facelift.
Greater efficiency thanks to new full hybrid technology
On the engine side, there will still be the 1.8 and 2.0 liter hybrid variants. But these are with the latest full hybrid technology from Toyota fitted. The Japanese promise more torque, more electrical power and greater efficiency.
The total power of the 1.8 engine is now 140 hp, so he breaks the 100 mark after 9.2 seconds – 1.7 seconds faster than before. The performance of the two-liter unit climbs to 196 hpwhich makes the sprint to 100 km/h around half a second faster in 7.5 seconds.
Sales of the revised Corolla will start in 2022, and the first models will hit dealerships at the end of January 2023. Toyota is not revealing anything about the prices at the moment, it currently starts at 27,550 euros.