If you love the power, fuel economy and reliability of the Toyota Corolla, but you have your eye on something other than a sedan, consider the Corolla hatchback model. This athletic vehicle boasts plenty of personality and style all in a sleek package. On the outside, the 2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback is sophisticated with sharp, aerodynamic styling and a low stance.
Take a step inside the cabin and you will find a spacious, comfortable interior with plenty of room for passengers and cargo. Enjoy a wide variety of standard entertainment and convenience features, including Bluetooth, a premium sound system and much more. To best showcase Toyota’s new hatchback, we have paired it against the 2019 Honda Fit. Which model comes out on top? Find out here.
|2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback SE||VS||2019 Honda Fit EX-L|
|168-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder||Engine||128-hp, 1.5-liter four-cylinder|
|13.2 gallons||Fuel Tank Capacity||10.6 gallons|
|*30 city / 38 highway||Fuel Economy||31 city / 36 highway|
|Yes||IIHS Top Safety Pick?||No|
Overall, the two hatchbacks are very close in size with a few additional inches for the 2019 Toyota Corolla. Even with the Toyota Corolla hatchback’s added length, the 2019 Honda Fit has more overall cargo volume thanks to its Honda Magic-folding rear seats. Like the Honda Fit, the 2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback’s rear seats also fold flat to maximize the cargo space in the vehicle.
In addition, the Toyota has *stronger fuel economy figures, more fuel tank capacity and a more powerful engine, compared to the 2019 Honda Fit. Not only that, but the 2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback has also earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s coveted Top Safety Pick award. A distinction that the 2019 Honda Fit can’t claim.
Does the 2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback really live up to all the hype? We invite you to find out for yourself with a test drive. Our award-winning team of experts can answer any questions you might have and help you find your perfect vehicle today.
*2019 Corolla Hatchback XSE with automatic transmission preliminary 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg estimates determined by Toyota. EPA ratings not available at time of posting. Actual mileage will vary.