Hey, it’s the middle of 2019 and new year 2020 is ahead. With all other things, car lovers in Pakistan are also waiting for new hybrid sedan Toyota Corolla 2020 in Pakistan after corolla hatchback.
As everyone love Toyota vehicles and corolla is one of the exciting and best-selling cars around the world so the Toyota company is trying to introduce new features and design modification every year.
So, what are your expectations about the corolla Pakistan 2020 sedan?
As far as I was thinking about new Corolla that maybe it will come with just some minor modification in exterior or may be little change in headlamp design. But when I saw the latest updates from Toyota about its new corolla 2020 Pakistan, I was really surprised because of major powertrain change.
Yes, this is true and it is a self-charging hybrid system which is now coming in our favorite car Toyota Corolla 2020.
This major change in powertrain will make corolla 2020 more attractive to those customers who are interested in dual power system vehicles. This will be a new market for Toyota company to capture those customers.
Anyway, Let’s discuss specification and features of corolla 2020 in detail.
Toyota Corolla 2020 – In-depth review
I’m categorizing this article into important headings for you so that you could have all the information by clicking on it at once.
Starting with engine specification,
Engine specification – Corolla Hybrid sedan 2020
An engine is the heart of any vehicle. Taking corolla’s engine into account, 2020 Corolla will have similar 1.8-liter, 4 cylinders in-line engine like Corolla 2018 but with an additional self-charging hybrid powertrain.
New Corolla will be available also without a hybrid system with 1.6-liter engine capacity.
There will be five trim levels available in Toyota Corolla 2020 in Pakistan,
- 1.8 Liter – self-charging hybrid powertrain – “Corolla sol saloon”
- 1.8 Liter – self-charging hybrid – “Corolla Luna sports saloon”
- 1.8 Liter – self-charging hybrid – “Corolla Luna saloon”
- 1.8 Liter – self-charging hybrid – “Aura saloon”
- 1.6 Liter – without hybrid – Petrol Engine “Corolla Aura saloon”
Note: Above trim levels are categorized based on some features. Not all variants will be available in every country.
Price – Toyota corolla 2020 price in Pakistan
Buying a new car is exciting but the price factor can’t be overlooked. Toyota prices are affordable by the way and new Toyota Corolla 2020 model in Pakistan variants will be available with different price ranges.
Price of 1.6-liter Corolla that’s coming without hybrid powertrain will be similar like old corolla models or with little difference.
Price ranges are given as follows,
- Corolla sol saloon Price = 36,028 USD
- Luna sports saloon Price = 34,085 USD
- Luna saloon Price = 31,477 USD
- Aura saloon Price = 30,477 USD
- 1.6-liter Aura saloon Price = 29187.84 USD
Note: These price ranges are given just to give you an idea about the upcoming Corolla model and its variants. For the more accurate price and availability of the model variant, please contact your local dealers.
The transmission will vary according to trim level as following,
- 1.6 Liter – 6-speed manual transmission
- 1.8 Liter – CVT – 7-speed sport sequential
Mechanical performance – Toyota corolla 2020
- 1.8 Liter self-charging Hybrid – Produces 90 kW/122 DIN horsepower with outstanding fuel consumption that is 3.4 L/100 km
- 1.6 Liter – without the Hybrid system – Produces 97 kW/132 DIN horsepower with minimal 5.8 L/100 km fuel consumption
- 1.8 Liter Hybrid models offer up to 50% electric drive
If we talk about the reliability and safety of a car, Toyota vehicles are top of the list. No doubt
As most of us know about well-known safety system of Toyota that is TSS (Toyota safety sense™) that includes many safety features e.g. VSC (vehicle stability control), TRC (traction control) and ABS brakes with EBD and BA, GOA body etc.
Read these features in detail here in my previous article All these safety features are available without additional cost and exist in almost all upcoming Toyota cars.
But at this time, we’re interested in What are the new safety features this corolla 2020 is going to offer? Hold on, just continue reading.
TSS with additional active & passive safety features – 2020 Toyota Corolla in Pakistan
Adding more excitement to your new corolla craze, let me tell you that new corolla 2020 will be in the TNGA category that includes following new safety features. But before going to proceed with features, telling you little about TNGA.
What is TNGA?
TNGA “Toyota new global architecture” is a challenge platform made by Toyota company in 2015. This platform was made based on a concept of “making ever-better cars”. The main focus of TNGA is to enhance each model unique features by strengthening its core components.
Back to safety features, here’s the list
- PCS (Pre-collision system) available with pedestrian detection
- LDA (Lane departure alert)
- AHB (Automatic high beam)
- RSA (Road sign assistance)
- ACC (Adaptive Cruise dynamic control)
- Other features include SRS airbags, seatbelts for front and rear seat passengers
All hybrid corolla 2020 versions include one more safety feature that is,
- LTA (Lane trace Assistance)
When LTA and ACC both are active, they give more steering control to the driver and keep the car in the lane and maintain an appropriate distance from the vehicle in front.
When Interior is in the discussion, I prefer a car that provides the highest level of comfortability and aesthetics.
In comparison with other competitor cars, some Toyota models have average interior I admit but TNGA platform cars including new Toyota Corolla 2020 will have a luxury interior and have user-friendly features.
Some important features detail is here,
- Sensory cabin coupled with advanced technology
- Multi-information display – 7 inches
- Multimedia display touch screen – 8 inches
- Advance air condition & heating system
- Rear seat heaters
- Sufficient legroom for rear seat passengers
Note: Availability of interior features is according to trim levels
Now let’s talk on my favorite part of the article, car Exterior – front and rear styling – It’s overall personality.
No doubt, exterior plays a vital role for any car. Most of the customers attract toward any model by its looks first then go to engine specification and other features.
As far as the exterior of Toyota Corolla 2020 in Pakistan is concerned, Toyota maintained its corolla family front and rear look in its upcoming model with little difference.
At the front, Headlamps are sharply designed and its top is connected with the upper grille that has three dimensions. Powerful front bends that are projecting over lower grille giving a firm appearance to the car.
Taking Rear style into consideration, dynamic shaped rear bumper, uniquely designed trunk lid and sharp rear and front LED lights giving a perfect overall look to 2020 Toyota Corolla.
Some important features detail is here,
- Wheelbase – 2700mm
- GOA body structure – more 60% rigid body shell
- Front & rear headlamps – LED projection
- Front fog lamps
- Colored outside handles
Note: Availability of exterior features is according to trim levels
Availability in Pakistan – expected arrival month
This new Corolla 2020 will be available in Pakistan at the start of 2020 hopefully in between February and April after its first roadshow that was held in Ireland on 13th December 2018. Contact your local dealers regarding the exact date of arrival to your country.
That’s all about Toyota Corolla 2020 in Pakistan. I tried to cover all available and relevant information regarding the topic. Hope you’ll enjoy reading. Appreciation and suggestions are highly appreciated so keep in touch.
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