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 |  Jun 25 2013, 12:01 PM

4. New motor; sort of


The 1.8 L engine from the previous Corolla carries over to the new generation, but is joined by another 1.8 L unit. The new motor features Valvematic technology that Toyota claims improves both power and efficiency by five percent.  The new engine is rated at 140 hp and 126 lb-ft of torque and will be used exclusively in the LE Eco trim paired to the new CVTi-S.

  • http://dbcooper.livejournal.com P.F. Bruns

    I would love to see a sport wagon version of this–similar to the Matrix, but replacing that model entirely with a more usable post-C-pillar section.