The Toyota Corolla is back for the 2020 model year and for the first time ever in the U.S. a Corolla Hybrid came along with it. After 11 generations of Corolla models, gas-powered and hybrid Corolla vehicles are both available among the seven-model lineup - L, LE, Hybrid LE, SE CVT, SE (6MT), XLE, and XSE. Adding in a hybrid option makes the 2020 Toyota Corolla even more desirable among Decatur-area drivers.
Shoppers may be wondering, though, how the 2020 Corolla stacks up against the rest of the 2020 competition. This 2020 Toyota Corolla vs 2020 Hyundai Elantra comparison is going to break down what sets these two sedans apart and show why the Corolla reigns supreme. Continue reading to learn all about the 2020 Corolla or click the link above to view our in-stock Corolla lineup.
Key Differences – 2020 Toyota Corolla vs 2020 Hyundai Elantra
Every model in the 2020 Toyota Corolla lineup comes equipped with the full suite of Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 features. Drivers will enjoy the security and convenience of included safety features like Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist and Road Edge Detection, Automatic High Beams, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Lane Tracing Assist, and Road Sign Assist. The standard 7-inch touchscreen infotainment screen brings everything into one, allowing drivers to quickly and easily navigate vehicle settings, entertainment settings, and more with just the touch of a fingertip. Amazon Alexa and Apple CarPlay® connectivity come standard in each Corolla model. The competing 2020 Hyundai Elantra features a standard 5-inch color audio system display and offers Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® only in select models.
Gas-powered Corolla models pair a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine to a Continuously Variable Transmission with intelligence and Shift Mode. These Corolla models generate 139 horsepower and 126 pound-feet of torque on the road. Corolla Hybrid models feature a Toyota hybrid system that combines two motor/generators with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine. Hybrid models generate 121 horsepower and 105 pound-feet of torque while earning an EPA-estimated 53 city/52 highway mpg. The competing 2020 Hyundai Elantra is fitted with a 2.0-liter Inline 4-cylinder engine paired to a Smartstream® Intelligent Variable Transmission and generates 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque.