Find Out The Difference In The Four 2014 Toyota Corolla Models
Without a doubt, the Toyota Corolla is among the most significant models that Toyota has ever made. Throughout the years, it has long become among the best selling vehicle among its lineup of sedan models available in America. With its return as a 2014 model, plenty are looking forward to the new features added to the sedan. Boasting of an edgier styling, larger dimensions, and a higher fuel economy estimate, what more is there to love about the 2014 Toyota Corolla?
Available in four trim levels: L, LE, S, and LE Eco; each trim offering a different set of features that are easy to love about the 2014 Toyota Corolla. Apart from these four main trims, each model comes with two sub-trims (Plus and Premium) except for the L trim. So what sets each trim differently from one another? Read on!
2014 Toyota Corolla L
As the base trim level of the 2014 Toyota Corolla, the L trim comes with 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine, six-speed manual transmission, full power accessories, 15-inch steel wheels, rear drum brakes, 60/40 split folding rear seatback, LED low beam headlights, LED running lights, four-speaker audio system with iPod connectivity and USB port, and Bluetooth. There is an option to upgrade to a four-speed automatic transmission for the L trim. MSRP starts at $17,610.
2014 Toyota Corolla LE
Adding to the features on the base L trim model, the 2014 Toyota Corolla LE trim comes with 16-inch steel wheels, cruise control, power locks with remote entry, variable intermittent windshield wipers, standard continuously variable automatic transmission, six speakers, backup camera, 6.1-inch touchscreen display, Entune audio system with voice control, and automatic climate control. The LE Plus trim comes with alloy wheels, while the LE Premium adds in heated front seats and simulated leather upholstery. Optional on the two sub-trims are a navigation system, sunroof, and a smart key. The MSRP for the LE trim starts at $19,110.
2014 Toyota Corolla S
Compared to the earlier trim levels, the 2014 Toyota Corolla S comes with a sportier appeal accentuated by its features a black insert, chrome grille accents, fog lights, rear spoiler, body-color heated mirrors, a chrome-tipped exhaust, 16-inch steel wheels, sport seats, trip computer, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel and paddle shifters. The S Plus model comes with CVT or six-speed manual transmission, rear disc brakes, and 17-inch alloy wheels. On the other hand, the S Premium trim is equipped with CVT, 17-inch alloy wheels, and power and heated front seats. The two also come with an option for a navigation system, sunroof, and smart key. The MSRP for this trim starts at $19,810.
2014 Toyota Corolla LE Eco
As the last trim offered for the 2014 Toyota Corolla, the LE Eco trim is considered as the most efficient model. Having an EPA estimate rating of fuel economy at 30/42 mpg city/highway*, the LE Eco is also the most potent horsepower with 140 production. The trim comes with standard 15-inch steel wheels and CVT transmission, and continues the interior features specified on the LE trim. The LE Eco Plus comes with an Eco switch for fuel economy boosting and 16-inch alloy wheels. Similar options are available on the LE Eco Plus and Premium. MSRP for this trim starts at $19,510.
*Based on EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.