2018 Toyota Camry vs Corolla | Germain Toyota of Columbus

Specs at a Glance

2018 Toyota Camry

2018 Toyota Camry

Engine

2.5L

Horsepower

203hp

MPG (City/Highway)

29/41 *

Transmission

8-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission


2018 Toyota Corolla

2018 Toyota Corolla

Engine

1.8L

Horsepower

132hp

MPG (City/Highway)

28/36 *

Transmission

Continuously Variable Transmission

2018 Toyota Camry vs 2018 Toyota Corolla

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If you’re looking for a reliable mid-size sedan with premium options, then the 2018 Toyota Camry is the right choice. The 2018 Toyota Corolla is a great option if you’re seeking an inexpensive car with great fuel efficiency. Both models have the Toyota Safety Sense P technology that has impressive accident-avoidance capabilities. The Camry also boasts several all-new safety features, like the Intelligence Clearance Sonar.

Performance

The 2018 Camry’s 2.5 L engine runs on the all-new Dynamic Force platform. This I-4 engine generates slightly more than 200 horsepower and 180 lb-ft of torque. If you’re looking for a more thrilling drive, choose the 3.5 L V6 engine that has a peak rating of just above 300 hp and approximately 270 lb-ft of torque. A hybrid system is also available for this premium Toyota sedan.

When you explore what’s under the hood of the 2018 Corolla, a 1.8 L engine will be the main item of interest. Depending on the trim, this four-cylinder engine yields slightly more than 130 hp and under 130 lb-ft of torque. The Continuously Variable Transmission with intelligence and Shift Mode (CVTi-S) is available in this compact Toyota car. Installed only in the Camry hybrid models, the Electronically Controlled Continuously Variable Transmission (ECVT) also delivers superb handling. The other Camry editions include an eight-speed automatic transmission with the Direct Shift technology. Both Toyota vehicles can run on the ECO, Normal and Sport settings. You can also choose the EV Mode for the Camry hybrid.

Appearance

Blue Crush, Galactic Aqua and Ruby Flare are some of the hot body paints that could be applied to the 2018 Camry. Other choices on the color palette include Blue Streak, Super White, Predawn Gray and Brownstone. All of these finishes combine well with chrome-covered exhaust tips. This Toyota sedan can be furnished with 19-inch wheels with a black gloss and alloy finish. A rear spoiler with a two-tone Midnight Black design is optional for the Camry. A sport front grille with a mesh insert is another stylish installation on this vehicle.

For its economical design, the 2018 Corolla has some impressive exterior color options, such as Barcelona Red and Blue Crush. This compact model rolls on 16-inch wheels that have alloy or steel composition. A rear spoiler and the Piano Black grille add some sporty style to the Corolla.

Safety

When talking about active safety technology in the 2018 Camry and Corolla, the Toyota Safety Sense P (TSS-P) dominates the conversation. The Pre-Collision System and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control decrease the risk of a forward crash. Active if you don’t react to the Lane Departure Warning, the Steering Assist turns the steering system in the proper direction. Available as part of an optional package in the Camry, the Blind Spot Monitor sharpens your awareness of vehicles in adjacent lanes. This Toyota also has the Intelligent Clearance Sonar and Rear Cross-Traffic Braking for safe movement in reverse. During an accident, 10 air bags protect the vehicle’s occupants from harm. Equipped with eight air bags, the Corolla also shields passengers from severe impacts. Additionally, both of these Toyota models have the standard Star Safety System.

Visit our dealership to compare the 2018 Toyota Camry with the Corolla. You’ll get the opportunity to fully experience what both of these Toyota sedans have to offer.


* 2018 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.