2019 Toyota Corolla Touring Sports: Specs, Price, Hybrid
With the 2019 Toyota Corolla Touring Sports, Toyota will be offering a practical combination from 2019 Again. The diesel is no longer available, but there are two hybrid variants in the Future.
The World’s best-selling car is not the Ford F series, not even the VW Golf. Most frequently purchased this year was the Toyota Corolla (Auris). By May alone, it was over half a million. With the new Corolla kombi, nickname Touring sports, there could be more in the future, especially in Europe.
From the 12th generation onwards, Toyota’s Compact will also be called Corolla from Spring. The name Auris is then history. Toyota not only changes the name but almost everything. The new generation is based on the Toyota New global architecture (TNGA) platform and comes on the market for the first time with two different hybrid drives.
Body and wheelbase grow by four Centimeters. In the future, the combi will measure 4.65 meters of the sloping stern 4.37 meters in Length. For athletic proportions, The body is three centimeters wider and four centimeters flatter. The wheelbase at the Combi extended Toyota to 2.70 meters, at the same time the distance between the front and rear seats increased to 92.8 Centimeters. This gives much more legroom compared to the Predecessor. At the front, the predecessor offered enough space, now even adults can ride in the back for hours without getting stiff knees.
2019 Toyota Corolla Touring Sports Engine: gasoline & Hybrid
A new display behind the steering wheel displays driving information, and the optional entertainment system is operated via a touchscreen on the dashboard. Depending on the equipment, there is a JBL sound system, head-up display, and a wireless smartphone charging function. For the Kombi, customers can order an adaptive suspension for the first time, known as the Toyota Adaptive Variable Suspension (AVS).
In future, the engines will be powered by a gasoline engine and two hybrid models. A diesel will not exist anymore. Homologation data are not yet available, the pure gasoline engine will get out of a 1.2-liter turbo engine about 120 hp. The small hybrid with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder achieves a system output of 122 hp, the stronger with 2.0-liter gasoline engine 180 hp. With the low installation height of the engine and the seats, the center of gravity is low. The hybrid battery under the rear seats reduces the center of gravity again. Overall, this improves handling compared to its predecessor. so Toyota.
2019 Toyota Corolla Touring Sports Redesign Exterior & Interior
Externally, the hatchback wagon differs mainly due to the larger outer length, the longer wheelbase and the large rear with 598 liters of storage volume. In the lower compartment of the double loading floor, trifles, tools or tow rope disappear, over which a flat loading surface is created. For long goods, the rear seatbacks can be folded quickly.
Robust, but only conditionally cute Toyota dresses the interior with lots of plastic. Very efficient: The areas in constant physical contact, such as a door, steering wheel, and armrest, leather Toyota pleasantly soft. The center armrest has 12 Volt and USB ports and a large compartment.
- Length: 4,653 m
- Width: 1,790 m
- Height: 1.435 m
- Wheelbase: 2,700 m
- Trunk: 598 l (VDA)
2019 Toyota Corolla Touring Sports Price & Release Date
Toyota has not yet announced prices for the new Corolla, which will be available from Spring 2019. The current Auris Touring Sports currently costs 24,490 euros, about 1,200 euros more than the five-door. For the Corolla station wagon Toyota has yet another role: With the production end of the Avensis, he is from 2019, the only classic station wagon in the program. As the successor to the Avensis sedan, Toyota brings the Camry Hybrid to Europe. In contrast, the Kombi customers are to resort to Corolla in the future.