Toyota Corolla is a "monument" of the world's best-selling cars with a total of 11 generations born since 1966 to the present. The 12th generation has just launched in early 2018 at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show auto show called Toyota Auris. Not to stop there, Japan's "big man" continues to bring Toyota Corolla 2019 to the 2018 New York International Auto Show as an upgraded hatchback.

  1. New highlights on Toyota Corolla hatchback 2019:
  2. New exterior design
  3. New TNGA platform
  4. Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 safety technology application
  5. Availability of Apple CarPlay, 8-inch entertainment screen
  6. New 2.0L engine, 6-speed iMT standard gearbox and automatic Dynamic-Shift CVT
  7. Opening time for summer sale of 2018

Overall dimensions of Toyota Corolla hatchback 2019 in turn x width x height are 4370 x 1790 x 1440 (mm). Wheelbase reaches 2640 mm. Compared to the predecessor version of Toyota Corolla iM 2018, the new car model is 38mm longer, 30mm wider and 23mm lower. In fact, Toyota is not too poor in exterior design, but it is not really impressive. Thankfully, the 2019 Corolla hatchback has been well adapted to its latest design languages.
It is known that Toyota is pursuing the theme of "Shooting Robust", referring to the target of the sports coupe segment. Or to put it simply, Toyota is making its products faster and more aggressive.

Evaluate Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 on the top design
The innovation process starts at the beginning of the car - where the "nose" is more plump than the eye-catching chrome decoration details. The stylized grille set takes up most of the area ahead. Trapezoidal meshes are part of Toyota's design language to emphasize the width of the car. Toyota Corolla hatchback 2019 has a slender pair of J-shaped headlamps extending from the logo in the center to the side. Bi-Beam LED fog lamp cluster is located on both sides.

Evaluate Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 car body design
While the car's head attracts a lot of attention, the body is relatively simple and modest. The longitudinal veins of the body are located at the lower part, extending to the rear. Black car window frames are designed in the shape of water droplets. Toyota equips the new Corolla hatchback with standard alloy wheels of 16 inches to 18 inches depending on the variant.

Evaluate Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 on rear-end design

At the rear of the Corolla Hatchback 2019 will be attractive and new lines. According to Toyota automobile information, this is a sporty design with angled taillights blended with soft curves. Double rectangular exhaust system arranged on both sides.

Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 for the US market has many color options such as: Blizzard Pearl white, black Midnight Black, Galactic Blue Aqua Mica, Scarlet red and Bronze Oxide Bronze.

According to experts assessing the car, the interior of Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 is quite nice and comfortable. The special simple interior layout makes the feeling more subtle, spacious and luxurious than before. The all-new multifunction steering wheel incorporates fuzzy function keys with moderate distance to the finger, making it easy to control.
The Corolla 2019's center console is equipped with a high-resolution 8 inch touch screen, upgraded from the central display on its predecessor. This helps to change a variety of installation programs, audio systems, navigation systems, and support for mobile phone connections and other applications. Now users can update the climate control information on a digital display and adjust with small keys.

Evaluate Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 on seat system

The seats are equipped with a sleek and quite youthful side design support. Contrast silver stitching lines stand out on the black background of the chair. In it, the front passenger seat is lower, only about 27.5 cm. The new cushion helps create a more comfortable feeling, the cup holder on the door is also wider to accommodate larger items. The second row of seats is also similarly renovated.
Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 has 2 versions selected for US guests including SE and XSE. In particular, the SE version is equipped with automatic air-conditioning standards, leather upholstery, gear shifters, electronic parking brakes, SmartKey system, automatic power windows and two USD connectors on the side. before.

With the XSE premium version, users will have two independent climate control automatic air conditioning, leather and fabric seats, heated front seats and 8-way power driver seats. In addition, users will encounter floating seams on the dashboard, doors and clock clusters. The 7-inch TFT Multi-Information Display multi-screen display provides a range of essential information and locates each route for the driver.
The infotainment system on Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 is Entune 3.0 type, combined with Apple CarPlay application and Amazon Alexa. The SE variant deploys this platform on 8-inch touchscreen and 6-speaker sound system, Entune 3.0 App Suite Connect system, Safety Connect, Wi-Fi, Scout GPS Link Compatibility, Siri Eyes Free, two connection ports USB, iPod, AM / FM, MP3, voice control, hands-free phone function, Bluetooth connectivity, custom home screen and weather and traffic updates.
Entune 3.0 Audio Plus system will be standard equipment on the XSE versions and equipped with options on the SE version with CVT gearbox. The word "Plus" represents high-end equipment such as HD Radio that combines weather and traffic updates, SiriusXM satellite radio, Entune 3.0 Connected Service, Service Connect and Remote Connect.

Finally, Entune 3.0 Audio Premium is an optional package on the XSE versions that possess a CVT gearbox. The word "Premium" includes an 8-speaker JBL audio rig, Clari-Fi audio assist technology, a built-in subwoofer subwoofer, Dynamic Voice Recognition voice recognition system, Dynamic Navigation navigation, display Display frequent destinations and connect Destination Assist Connect.

Evaluate Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 about the engine

The engine of Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 is the Dynamic-Force natural gas refueling machine with a capacity of 2 liters of 4 cylinders in line. Called M20A-FKS, this engine is capable of direct fuel injection, 16 valves, DOHC and integrated electronic valve control variable VVT-i.

Compared to its predecessor, the 2019 Corolla is stronger, more efficient and less emissions. It is known that the new engine is much smaller and lighter than the old 1.8-liter engine. This has increased engine efficiency and significantly reduced vehicle weight.

The D-4S direct fuel injection system provides both high pressure and low pressure injectors to meet the maximum fuel demand. In addition, the electronic control system for variable valve loading Dual VVT-I includes VVT-iE for input and VVT-i for output. VVT-iE uses a single electric motor to control variable valves, as opposed to oil pressure on a traditional system.

Currently, Toyota still keeps the engine's power secret. Reportedly, the current version Corolla version for 132 horsepower. That's the basis for us to believe that Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 will have power over 150 horsepower.

Options on the powertrain include the all-new Dynamic-Shift CVT completely variable gearbox and 6-speed manual gearbox. In addition, it also has a Sequential Shiftmatic steering wheel lever and Sport Mode steering mode.

Evaluate Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 on safety technology

Besides dozens of upgrades to the infotainment system, Corolla Hatchback 2019 is also invested in safety technology. Users will encounter the second generation safety technology package Toyota Safety Sense (TSS) 2.0 which comes with a variety of active features such as: shockproof system integrating features to detect pedestrians PCS w / PD , cruise control system with radar at all speeds (Full-Speed ​​DRCC), false lane departure warning, AHB automatic headlights and Lane Tracing Assist lane tracking support.

The usual safety equipment is indispensable: 7 airbags, electronic balance system, traction control, electronic brake, brake assist, anti-lock braking, Smart Stop Technology intelligent stop technology . Blind spot monitoring system is standard on XSE and optional on the SE version. Besides the standard reversing camera.


Toyota Corolla hatchback 2019 is known as the successor version of the Corolla iM, but Toyota has made a bold decision to remove the name "iM" instead of "hatchback". Target customers are young, dynamic people, so it must be accompanied by flexibility and less bulky.

Experts judged that Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 said that thanks to a series of modern technologies and features, the car will win the hearts of the target customers. However, in terms of speed, it seems that Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019 will be slightly slower than expected. Anyway, the big Toyota is doing quite well in the compact segment.

Advantages Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019
- Sharp design
- Practical
- Full of technology and utilities
Disadvantages Toyota Corolla Hatchback 2019
- Competitive compact compact size segment
- Not really sports?
- Polarized design