2013 Toyota Corolla Overview
What’s New for the 2013 Toyota Corolla
The 2013 Toyota Corolla sees a few minor changes, such as a redesigned grille and a new audio system for the upper trim levels. Special Edition versions of the LE and S trims are also new for this model year, with unique color schemes and added luxury features.
2013 Toyota Corolla Exterior
For the 2013 model year, Toyota has tried to revamp the Corolla’s practical image a bit. The newly redesigned grille blends in easily with the body of the sedan, while an available spoiler adds spice to the Corolla’s typical dowdy profile.
2013 Toyota Corolla Performance
A 1.8-liter inline-4 powers every 2013 Toyota Corolla, producing a respectable 132 horsepower and 128 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain comes standard with front-wheel-drive and a five-speed manual transmission, though a four-speed automatic is an available option.
2013 Toyota Corolla Efficiency
EPA-estimated fuel economy for the 2013 Corolla is 30 mpg for the standard manual transmission.
2013 Toyota Corolla Interior
The interior of the 2013 Toyota Corolla isn’t the most awe-inspiring feature of the car, with average material quality and a simple, clean design that provides plenty of function. Its plush seats though, are another story. Both soft and comfortable, these seats make you feel as if you’re sitting on clouds, while also offering plenty of space both in the front and back for passengers of any size.
2013 Toyota Corolla Safety
The Corolla received a four star rating out of a possible five stars for overall safety in government crash tests. Standard safety features include stability and traction control, antilock brakes, front side airbags, and side curtain airbags.