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Honda Civic vs. Toyota Corolla | Bourbonnais, IL

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Are you torn between which new sedan you want to accommodate your morning commute? You've likely considered the 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Toyota Corolla, but which model is superior? The experts at Bill Kay Honda in Bourbonnais, IL have done the research for you to highlight the key aspects of both sedans to help you determine which is right for you. Continue reading the following comparison to learn more, or contact our dealership directly by calling (877) 316-5359.

 

Performance

Whether you're commuting to work or running errands, you want your sedan to be efficient and fun to drive. The 2019 Honda Civic provides a significantly more potent engine with over 40 more horsepower than the Toyota Corolla. When you choose the 2019 Civic, you won't have to sacrifice power for efficiency. The Civic is also more efficient than the Toyota Corolla, which only produces 35 MPG highway, compared to the Civic's 42 MPG. Additional engine info can be found below.

2019 Honda Civic

Vs.

2019 Toyota Corolla

1.5L I4 Turbo

Engine

1.8L I4

174 HP

Horsepower

132 HP

162 lb.-ft.

Torque

128 lb.-ft.

32/42

MPG city/highway

28/35

 

Safety

 

Honda and Toyota are both known for manufacturing some of the safest vehicles available. However, our experts agree you'll appreciate the Honda Sensing® safety suite over the Toyota Safety Sense™ system. The Honda EX also adds Honda LaneWatch™ blind spot alert system, while the Corolla does not include a similar feature. Key safety features included with the Honda Civic are as follows:

  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping Assist System
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Interior

 

Your new sedan should keep you comfortable on trips of any length. Both the 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Toyota Corolla include five-passenger seating, but only the Civic provides a truly relaxing drive. Featuring a one-touch power moonroof and an 8-way power adjustable front seat, the Honda Civic has the interior amenities you want most. Additional features include:

  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
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Technology

 

Both the 2019 Honda Civic and 2019 Toyota Corolla offer similar technology features such as a 7-in. touchscreen and modern infotainment systems. The 2019 Civic takes it a step further by including Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. Additional tech features you can expect from the Honda Civic include:

  • SiriusXM® radio
  • Remote start
  • CabinControl™ remote compatibility
  • Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock®
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Schedule a Honda Civic Test Drive in Bourbonnais, IL

Have you decided that the 2019 Honda Civic is the sedan you want to upgrade your daily drive with? Head over to the new inventory available at Bill Kay Honda in Bourbonnais, IL to find the Honda Civic model you like best. Schedule a test drive appointment today by calling our dealership at (877) 316-5359.If you're looking for a competitive offer on your new Civic, head over to our lease specials to find a deal that works for you.

2018 Honda Civic vs. 2018 Toyota Corolla in Bourbonnais, IL

2018 Honda Civic vs 2018 Toyota Corolla

Your daily drive is ready for an upgrade, but choosing between Honda and Toyota can be a challenge. The 2018 Honda Civic and 2018 Toyota Corolla have been commuter favorites for years and provide the fuel efficiency and size you’re looking for. However, there are a few important differences between the popular compact sedans. Learn where the current models have advantages in performance, connected technology, and interior elements below. If you have questions after getting additional details on both compact sedans, you can contact the team at Bill Kay Honda in Bourbonnais, IL by calling (877) 316-5359.

For our comparison, the 2018 Honda Civic LX will be compared to the 2018 Toyota Corolla L.

2018 Honda Civic vs. 2018 Toyota Corolla: Performance & Efficiency

While both the 2018 Honda Civic and the 2018 Toyota Corolla come with four-cylinder engines, there are several differences in performance and fuel efficiency. To learn where the new Civic stands out and the new Corolla lags behind, please refer to the following table:

2018 Honda Civic

Compact Sedan

2018 Toyota Corolla

2.0L 4-cylinder

Engine

1.8L 4-cylinder

158 HP

Horsepower

132 HP

138 lb.-ft.

Torque

128 lb.-ft.

31 MPG city
40 MPG highway

Fuel Efficiency

28 MPG city
36 MPG highway

2018 Honda Civic vs. 2018 Toyota Corolla: Connected Technology

Staying connected to your home or office during your daily drive is more important now than ever. The 2018 Toyota Corolla comes with the Entune™ multimedia bundle to add media streaming and hands-free calling to your daily drive. However, the 2018 Honda Civic takes it to another level with advanced connectivity features, including:

  • 160-watt audio system with four speakers
  • 5-in. color LCD screen
  • Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® and streaming audio
  • USB port
  • Available upgrade to the Honda Sensing® technology suite

2018 Honda Civic vs. 2018 Toyota Corolla: Interior Design

Seating for up to five adult passengers comes standard with the new Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla, but there are important differences in interior dimensions and amenities. Key differences that you’ll want to learn more about on your test drive at our dealership in Bourbonnais, IL are as follows:

  • The new Civic offers 15.1 cu. ft. of cargo space. The new Corolla has 13.0 cu. ft. of cargo room.
  • Front legroom is an identical 42.3 in. for both compact sedans, but the Civic provides more space for your shoulders with 57.0 in.
  • An automatic climate control system is standard for the 2018 Civic, but only available on higher trim levels of the 2018 Corolla
  • LED pocket lights, map lights, and cargo area lights are standard with the Civic, while the Corolla doesn’t offer nearly as many lighting options
  • Cloth seating is included with both compact sedans, but the Civic provides greater adjustment options and comfort

Get an ePrice on a new compact sedan today!

Developed with superior performance, advanced technology, and a contemporary design, the new Honda Civic is ideal for your daily drive. Discover your new Civic in the inventory at Bill Kay Honda in Bourbonnais, IL, and then contact our team to get your ePrice. Give us a call at (877) 316-5359 or use our inquiry form to learn more about pricing details for the new Honda Civic that’s sure to upgrade your daily drive.

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**Based on 2013 EPA mileage estimates, reflecting new EPA fuel economy methods beginning with 2008 models. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

For EV Models, 132 city/105 highway/118 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) rating; 82 mile combined (city/highway) driving range rating (adjusted). Ratings determined by EPA. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe and range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors. For additional information about EPA ratings, visit http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/label/learn-more-electric-label.shtml.

For 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid, 115 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) electric rating; 47 city/46 highway/46 combined MPG gasoline only rating. 13 mile maximum EV mode driving range rating. 570 mile combined gas-electric driving range rating. Based on 2014 EPA mileage and driving range ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, lithium-ion battery age/condition, and other factors. For additional information about EPA ratings, visit http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/label/learn-more-PHEV-label.shtml.

For 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid, 50 city/45 highway/47 combined mpg rating. Based on 2014 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.