2016 Corolla offers outstanding fuel economy scores

November 18th, 2015 by

2016 Toyota Corolla

Gas Mileage for the 2016 Toyota Corolla

Toyota of Naperville customers considering the 2016 Toyota Corolla are guaranteed to take home a compact sedan with one of the highest fuel economy scores in the segment, if not the entire automotive industry. Across the board, owners will see the gas mileage for the 2016 Toyota Corolla reach near 30 miles per gallon in the city and always hover near or above 40 miles per gallon on the highway. Every trim grade of the 2016 Toyota Corolla starts with the same 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine. However, the LE Eco trim’s motor is tuned slightly to increase horsepower and fuel-economy scores. The difference in gas mileage results for the different versions is dictated by which transmission choice is made.

There are three transmission options for owners to choose from that will affect the gas mileage for the 2016 Toyota Corolla.

Transmission Miles Per Gallon
Four-speed Automatic 27/36
Six-speed Manual 28/37
CVT 29/38

Within in the Toyota Corolla family, the leader in fuel economy scores is the LE Eco version, using a continuously variable transmission the sedan will be able to hit 30 miles per gallon in the city and 42 miles per gallon on the highway. These numbers can be affected by choosing one of the most spirited driving modes, as well as other factors.

Other outstanding features for the 2016 Corolla

Passenger comfort is a major factor in Toyota of Naperville customers choosing the 2016 Corolla over potential rivals from other automakers. Even though the 2016 Corolla is one of the most popular compact sedans on the planet, it offers enough rear leg room for passengers that will rival the most spacious full-size sedans. With a maximum 41 inches of leg space, the 2016 Corolla easily dwarfs what is available from the competition.

2016 Toyota Corolla
2016 Toyota Corolla
2016 Toyota Corolla

Instead of using a hydraulically-based power-steering system, the 2016 Corolla uses an electronically-controlled unit. This new development, in addition with the high-strength body structure makes sure the new Corolla is one of the sharpest handling vehicles on the road today. Drivers may notice differing handling profiles of different versions of the 2016 Corolla. Engineers have used unique springs on some versions to provide either a soft or sport driving experience.

If you would like to take a closer look at the 2016 Toyota Corolla and learn more about its excellent fuel economy scores, make an appointment with a Toyota of Naperville sales professional today.

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