The 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback vs. the 2017 Toyota Corolla iM
2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback
2017 Toyota Corolla iM
Have you been looking for an accessibly priced small car that offers sleek urban styling, a versatile cargo setup, and a variety of modern tech features? Then the all-new 2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback and the 2017 Toyota Corolla iM are probably on your radar. Once you dig into the details, though, it becomes clear that there are some important areas where the Chevy Cruze Hatchback beats out the Corolla iM. Find out more about both of these vehicles with the help of this comparison guide, and if you like what you see in the new Cruze Hatchback then take the drive from anywhere around Cincinnati to check it out at Tom Gill Chevrolet in Florence, KY.
Performance and Fuel Economy
In terms of both power and efficiency, the Chevy Cruze Hatchback serves up more of what drivers in Florence and Cincinnati are looking for:
- Chevy Cruze Hatchback: The Cruze Hatchback comes standard with a turbocharged 1.4L inline-four engine that makes 153 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque while getting up to an EPA-estimated 40 mpg highway and 30 mpg city.
- Toyota Corolla iM: The Corolla iM’s 1.8L four-cylinder engine only makes 137 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque. On top of that, its maximum EPA fuel economy ratings come in at 36 mpg highway and 28 mpg city.
Both of these vehicles are versatile five-passenger compact hatchbacks, but the 2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback gives you noticeably more in terms of max cargo space:
- Chevy Cruze Hatchback: When you fold down the rear seats, you’ll have a generous max cargo capacity of 47.2 cubic feet.
- Toyota Corolla iM: The Corolla iM only gives you 20.8 cubic feet of max cargo space to work with.
Whether you choose to go with the Chevy Cruze Hatchback or the Toyota Corolla iM, you’ll get standard features like Bluetooth, a rearview camera, a 7-inch touchscreen interface, auto headlights, and much more. Unlike the Toyota Corolla iM, though, the Chevy Cruze Hatchback also comes standard with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and a 4G LTE Wi-Fi connection that turns your car into a portable Internet hotspot. In fact, the Toyota Corolla iM isn’t even available with those features.
Finance the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback at Tom Gill Chevy
From top to bottom, the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback is exciting drivers throughout Cincinnati and Florence. That’s because this all-new take on the compact hatchback is setting to tone for the future of the segment. Get your hands on this all-new model today at Tom Gill Chevrolet, located at 7830 Commerce Dr. in Florence, KY. If you’ve got any question about the Cruze Hatchback before you come in, we will be happy to answer your questions when you contact us.