The All-New 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback VS The Honda Civic Hatchback

When shopping for a new car it is always smart to check out the competition to ensure you are getting the vehicle with all of the features you want, and at the price you want to pay. This is the first year that the all-new Toyota Corolla hatchback will be available and we want to help our customers see just how great the new Corolla hatchback is we have compared it to the Honda Civic hatchback. This way you can easily and quickly find the information you are looking for and come down to Gullo Toyota of Conroe to go for a test drive.


Everyone wants to drive a vehicle that is good on gas and also fun to drive; which are standard features of the Toyota Corolla hatchback. Powering the Corolla hatchback is a spirited 168 horsepower, 2.0L four-cylinder engine with a standard manual transmission and offers an available automatic transmission. The Honda Civic hatchback also comes standard with a manual transmission and is powered by a 1.5L four-cylinder engine that is slightly more powerful than the Corolla. But the Corolla is more efficient and comes standard with Limited Slip Differential which isn't offered on the Civic. The Civic and Corolla hatchback are comparable in their highway and city mileage with 28 city and 37 highway. But the Corolla has a cruising range of 403 miles while the Civic only has 396.

Safety Features

Safety is very important to drivers as well as Toyota. Which is why the every 2019 Toyota Corolla comes equipped with Toyota Safety Sense standard. Toyota Safety Sense is a collection of four advanced safety features that monitor the flow of traffic around you to alert and react to prevent of minimizing a collision. Toyota Safety Sense includes Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. Many of the advanced safety features that the Toyota Corolla comes standard with are only available on select trim levels of the Honda Civic. The only Honda Civic hatchback model that comes standard with some of the same safety features is the top of the line trim level. Forcing drivers to spend a lot more money for standard advanced safety features.


After performance and safety interior features are the something extra that makes an already great deal even better and the 2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback has a lot to offer. Like a stunning 8-inch multimedia touchscreen Entune 3.0 audio system with standard Apple CarPlay & Android Auto. The Honda Civic features a standard 5-inch screen and Apple CarPlay & Android Auto aren't available on every trim level.  Another feature that the Toyota Corolla has to offer that isn't available on the Honda Civic is Smart Key System. The Smart Key system lets you unlock, lock the doors and truck without digging for the key fob in your bag. The Smart Key also starts the Corolla too.

Price & Value

At the end of the day the biggest deciding factor for many drivers is the price. Which is just one more way that the Toyota Corolla hatchback outshines the Honda Civic. The Honda Civic hatchback has a starting price of $21,045. The Toyota Corolla hatchback starts at just under the Honda Civic, $20,910, but comes with ToyotaCare 2-year, 25,000-mile no cost maintenance plan with 24-hour roadside assistance. The Honda Civic doesn't offer anything similar. In additions to all of the reasons above as to why the Toyota Corolla is a superior hatchback than the Honda Civic, it is also a better buy.


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