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2020 Toyota Corolla

2019 Honda Civic Sedan LX Manual

2020 Honda Civic*

2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2020 Honda Civic

2020 Toyota Corolla


2020 Honda Civic
$19,600 MSRP**

Starting Price

$20,550 MSRP
1.8L 4-Cylinder


2.0L DOHC i-VTEC 4-Cylinder
30/38 mpg (city/highway)

Fuel Economy (Base Trim)

30/38 mpg (city/highway)


Continuously Variable Transmission with intelligence and Shift Mode (CVTi-S)


Continuously Variable Transmission

The 2020 Toyota Corolla and the Honda Civic have long been rivals in the Louisville vehicle market, but with the new 2020 models, the Toyota Corolla soars ahead in affordability, performance, and comfort with its 2020 model. Compare the Corolla vs. Civic in our guide below, then look at our Toyota Corolla inventory to see what Toyota of Louisville has to offer!

Corolla vs. Civic: Starting Price

Drivers in New Albany who are looking for a low monthly payment without sacrificing convenient features will be thrilled with the affordability of the 2020 Toyota Corolla. On its base L trim, the Toyota Corolla begins at just $19,600 MSRP*. In comparison, the 2020 Honda Civic begins at $20,550 MSRP on its base LX trim. Both vehicles offer excellent safety features and performance capabilities for their price range, but if you’re looking for additional savings, the 2020 Toyota Corolla will give you the new features you expect in a 2020 model without breaking your budget.

Blue 2020 Toyota Corolla making a right turn

Corolla vs. Civic: Performance

If you’re looking to add some excitement to your morning commute in Elizabethtown, the 2020 Toyota Corolla offers impressive performance with its base engine and fuel efficiency. The Honda Civic follows close behind with its performance features as well but falls just short of the fuel efficiency savings offered by the Corolla. Which vehicle provides a petter performance on the Lexington roads: Civic or Corolla? Find out below!

2020 Toyota Corolla L:

  • Engine: 1.4L 4-Cylinder
  • Horsepower: 139
  • Transmission: Continuously Variable Transmission with intelligence and Shift Mode (CVTi-S)
  • Fuel Economy: 30/38 mpg (city/highway)

2020 Honda Civic LX:

  • Engine: 2.0L I-4
  • Horsepower: 158
  • Transmission: Continuously Variable Transmission
  • Fuel Economy: 30/38 mpg (city/highway)

white 2020 Toyota Corolla on open road

Test Drive The Toyota Corolla at Toyota of Louisville!

Now that you’ve compared the 2020 Toyota Corolla and the 2020 Honda Civic, see the Corolla’s safety featuresthe Corolla MPGToyota Corolla color options, and read about its new features. When you’re ready to schedule a test drive, contact us and our friendly staff will introduce you to our Corolla inventory, help you value your trade-in, and apply for financing!

*2019 model year shown.

**MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $955 for Cars (Yaris HB, Yaris, Yaris iA, 86, Corolla, Corolla HB, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius Prime, Mirai, Avalon, Avalon HV, Supra), $1,120 for Small/Medium Trucks, SUVs and Van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,325 for Large SUVs (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,595 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.

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