2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Chevy Sonic

The compact sedan segment has exploded in recent years as people have become more environmentally and economically aware. Vehicles such as Toyota’s best-selling Corolla model offer excellent fuel economy ratings and still have plenty of room for passengers and cargo. The Corolla has been on the market since the late 1960s and has continued to grow in popularity each and every year. The new 2017 Toyota Corolla is by far the best version of this compact sedan that has ever hit the market, which is very exciting.

There are very few vehicles in the world that can match the popularity and iconic status of the Corolla. However, one of the vehicles in the segment that has been gaining steam in recent years is Chevy’s Sonic model. Therefore, we have decided to match up the new 2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Chevy Sonic in order to figure out which vehicle is best in the new model year. Continue reading to find out which vehicle is better this year.

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2017 Toyota Corolla vs 2017 Chevy Sonic
128 @ 4400 RPM Torque 125 @ 3800 RPM
28 MPG City Fuel Economy 26 MPG
37 MPG HWY Fuel Economy 35 MPG
97.5 cu-ft Passenger Capacity 90.3 cu-ft

2017 Toyota Corolla: Efficient and Fun

There are countless ways that the new 2017 Toyota Corolla is superior to the 2017 Chevy Sonic. However, overall fuel economy is probably one of the most notable. As we stated earlier, fuel economy is something that is extremely important to compact sedan shoppers. Therefore, the fact that the 2017 Toyota Corolla has a better fuel economy rating than the 2017 Chevy Sonic is a very big deal. The 2017 Toyota Corolla is able to achieve 28 miles per gallon in the city and an outstanding 37 miles per gallon on the highway. On the other hand, the 2017 Chevy Sonic is only able to get 26 miles per gallon in the city and 35 miles per gallon on the highway. Also, even though the Corolla has a better overall fuel economy rating than the Sonic, it still has a higher torque rating, which is very impressive to us.

In addition to that, the Toyota Corolla is far superior to the Chevy Sonic in regards to reliability. It’s no secret that the Corolla is by far one of the most reliable vehicles on the road today. In fact, more than 90 percent of all Toyota Corollas sold in the last 10 years are still on the road today, which is very impressive. The same thing cannot be said about the Chevy Sonic. Therefore, if you are looking for a reliable vehicle that offers great value, look no further than the 2017 Toyota Corolla.

Infotainment on the 2016 Toyota Corolla
Rear of the 2016 Toyota Corolla
Interior of the 2016 Toyota Corolla
Wheels on the 2016 Toyota Corolla

Front of the 2016 Toyota Sienna
2016 Toyota Tacoma Exterior