2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic LX CVT in Tinley Park, IL

While the 2017 Toyota Corolla and the 2017 Honda Civic are both comfortable, entertaining, and practical, there is a very good reason that 90-percent of Corolla models sold in the last decade are still on the road today. For our customers that are still on the fence about which sedan model is right for them, the experts at our Toyota dealership in Tinley Park, IL have taken the Corolla and the Civic and highlighted the features they think you’ll most appreciate. Continue reading to learn more about the performance, interior, and warranty information for the 2017 Toyota Corolla and the 2017 Honda Civic.

For this article, we’ll be comparing and contrasting the 2017 Toyota Corolla L, which starts at $18,500 MSRP, and the 2017 Honda Civic LX CVT, which starts at $18,740 MSRP.

If you have any questions for the product specialists at our Tinley Park, IL Toyota dealership, take a moment to give us a call at (708) 429-3900 and we will be more than happy to assist you.

2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic in Tinley Park, IL

2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic: Engine Specifications

Even though the 2.4L I4 engine that comes with the 2017 Honda Civic has slightly better horsepower and torque, when comparing the price, our experts prefer the 1.8L I4 engine inside of the 2017 Toyota Corolla since it offers similar ratings at a lower price point. Take a look at the table below for details on the Toyota Corolla’s engine specifications.

Model

2017 Toyota Corolla L

Engine

1.8L I4 w/ CVTi-S

Horsepower

132 HP @ 6,000 RPM

Torque

128 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 RPM

MPG City/Highway

28/36 MPG

2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic: Interior & Exterior Design

The 2017 Toyota Corolla and the 2017 Honda Civic are both made with highly aesthetic exteriors and extremely relaxing and entertaining interiors. However, when looking a little more closely, we’ve once again chosen the Corolla as the superior of the two sedans. Featuring Entune™ infotainment systems, the Corolla offers next level connectivity to your smartphone’s applications in a way that the Civic simply can’t. Additional Toyota Corolla interior and exterior features include:

  • Fabric-trimmed, six-way adjustable driver’s seat
  • 60/40 split fold-down rear seat
  • Integrated backup camera with projected path
  • Bi-LED headlights
  • Headlight integrated LED daytime running lights
  • 15-in. styled steel wheels
  • Bold front fascia with piano-black grille

2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic: Safety Technology

In spite of a few features that make the Honda Civic a safe vehicle to drive, Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P) and the Star Safety System™ puts the Toyota Corolla over the top with a myriad of passive and active safety features. Toyota Corolla safety features include:

  • Star Safety System™
    • Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control (VSC)
    • Traction Control (TRAC)
    • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
    • Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD)
    • Brake Assist (BA)
    • Smart Stop Technology® (SST)
  • Toyota Safety Sense™ P
    • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection (PCS w/PD)
    • Lane Departure Alert (LDA) with Steering Assist (SA)
    • Auto High Beams (AHB)
    • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC)

2017 Toyota Corolla Interior and Design specs in Tinley Park, IL

2017 Toyota Corolla vs. 2017 Honda Civic: Warranties

Since both the 2017 Toyota Corolla and the 2017 Honda Civic have the same warranty features that cover the same mileage and duration, the decision is ultimately up to you. However, since it’s one of the most dependable vehicles available today, we definitely prefer the Toyota Corolla.

Model

Toyota Corolla

Honda Civic

Basic Warranty

36-months/36,000-miles

36-months/36,000-miles

Powertrain Warranty

60-months/60,000-miles

60-months/60,000-miles

Schedule a Test Drive in Tinley Park, IL Today!

If you are looking for additional information on the 2017 Toyota Corolla, available trim packages, or how you can schedule a test-drive appointment at our Toyota dealership in Tinley Park, IL, please don’t hesitate to contact Orland Toyota using our online form. You can also give us a call at (708) 429-3900 anytime during our regular business hours to talk with us directly.

2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Honda Civic Review in Tinley Park, IL 

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