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Toyota Corolla Nurburgring edition celebrates seventh-place finish in 24-hour race

The Toyota Corolla Nurburgring special edition has been released in Thailand to celebrate the company’s seventh-place finish in its class at last year’s Nurburgring 24-hour race...

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2015 Toyota Corolla hatchback - new images and details
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2015 Toyota Corolla hatchback - new images and details

The 2015 Toyota Corolla hatchback has been revealed in further images and with new details at the 2015 Geneva motor show. Described as being "substantially upgraded" by Toyota's local arm, the new-look Corolla hatchback - which is sold as the Auris in Europe - is said to offer "improvements in the key areas of design, sensory quality and dynamics"...


2015 Toyota Corolla facelift revealed
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2015 Toyota Corolla facelift revealed

An updated version of the Toyota Corolla will debut at next month’s Geneva motor show sporting fresh exterior styling, revisions to the cabin, and additional comfort and safety features. The three teaser images of Auris Hybrid (as the petrol-electric version of the Corolla is called in some European markets) reveal the front three-quarter angles of the updated hatch and wagon body styles and give a look at the new model's upgraded interior...


Toyota Corolla: Australia's best-selling car in 2014
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Toyota Corolla: Australia's best-selling car in 2014

The Toyota Corolla has taken out the title of best-selling vehicle in 2014, claiming top-spot honours for the second year straight by just pipping the Mazda 3. The Corolla notched up 43,735 sales over the calendar year - just a few hundred units more than its nearest rival, which also happens to be a Japanese small car, the Mazda 3 (43,313)...


Toyota Corolla RZ special edition launches from $22,290
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Toyota Corolla RZ special edition launches from $22,290

The Toyota Corolla RZ special edition has launched in Australia, injecting a dose of sporting flair into the top-selling small hatch range. Priced from $22,290 before on-road costs with the standard six-speed manual transmission and $24,540 with the optional automatic continuously variable transmission (CVT), Toyota says the Corolla RZ adds $2000 in features for just $1000 over the Ascent Sport on which it’s based...


Scion iM concept previews new Corolla-based sports hatch
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Scion iM concept previews new Corolla-based sports hatch

Toyota’s North American performance arm Scion has unveiled the Corolla-based iM concept at the Los Angeles auto show. The Scion iM concept offers a thinly veiled look at a new sporty hatchback based on Toyota’s top-selling small car that will debut in production form at April’s New York auto show...


Toyota coy about Corolla sales targets
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Toyota coy about Corolla sales targets

The Toyota Corolla is fast gaining ground on the leading Mazda 3 in the battle to be Australia’s top-selling car in 2014, but the company’s Australian arm says it is not particularly concerned with ending the year on top of the charts. The carry-over champ currently sits fewer than 400 units behind the newer Mazda3, which launched earlier this year...


Toyota recalls 19,600 Corolla, Avensis Verso, Lexus SC430 vehicles a second time
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Toyota recalls 19,600 Corolla, Avensis Verso, Lexus SC430 vehicles a second time

Almost 20,000 Toyota and Lexus vehicles recalled last year over an airbag defect will be forced back to dealerships to have the issue addressed a second time. Toyota Australia says the issue affects approximately 19,600 Toyota Corolla and Avensis Verso and Lexus SC430 models produced between January 2001 and May 2003...


2014 Toyota Corolla sedan to be imported from Thailand in February
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2014 Toyota Corolla sedan to be imported from Thailand in February

The all-new Toyota Corolla sedan headed to Australian showrooms in mid February will be shipped here from Thailand for the first time in the car's history. Toyota Australia says the shift from Japanese to Thai production for the 11th-generation Corolla sedan allows the company to take advantage of the Free Trade Agreement existing between the two countries...


Toyota Corolla sedan struggles in IIHS crash test
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Toyota Corolla sedan struggles in IIHS crash test

The all-new Toyota Corolla sedan has earned a 'marginal' safety rating in a tough new crash test in the US. The new four-door Corolla – due in Australia in mid 2014 – struggled in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) small overlap front crash test, which is designed to replicate a crash where 25 per cent of the car’s front-end makes contact with a fixed object like a tree or a pole at 64km/h...


Toyota Corolla Axio, Fielder: Japan-only hybrid duo launched
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Toyota Corolla Axio, Fielder: Japan-only hybrid duo launched

Toyota has launched two hybrid versions of the Japanese domestic market's 11th-generation Corolla. Launched together – and differing from the Australian, European and US markets’ small car of the same name – the Corolla Axio sedan and Corolla Fielder wagon both offer the same Toyota Hybrid System II propulsion unit. Teaming a 54kW/111Nm 1...


2014 Toyota Corolla sedan details revealed
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2014 Toyota Corolla sedan details revealed

Details of the European-spec Toyota Corolla sedan have been released, previewing a larger, more spacious small car due to arrive in local showrooms in 2014. Influenced by the styling of the Corolla Furia concept first seen at this year’s Detroit auto show, the all-new 11th-generation Toyota Corolla sedan is 80mm longer, 15mm wider and 5mm lower than its predecessor and 345mm longer than the hatch...


Toyota Corolla gets hybrid wagon option for Europe
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Toyota Corolla gets hybrid wagon option for Europe

The current generation Toyota Corolla has scored petrol-electric power in a wagon configuration, but it will be available in Europe only. Badged as the Toyota Auris Touring Sports - the Corolla is called Auris in Europe - it gets a 100kW Hybrid Synergy Drive unit comprising a 1.8-litre petrol engine and an electric motor, following the already available hybrid system in the Corolla/Auris hatchback...


Mazda 3 faces battle to retain sales crown but confident of 2014 win
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Mazda 3 faces battle to retain sales crown but confident of 2014 win

Mazda Australia admits the Mazda 3 small car has a fight on its hands to stop the Toyota Corolla from usurping its title as Australia's favourite car this year. The second-generation Mazda 3 topped Australia’s sales charts in 2011 and 2012, but has slipped behind the Corolla after five months of 2013 (Corolla 16,774 vs Mazda 3 16,405)...


Toyota Corolla Levin ZR Review
Rating: 610 /10
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Toyota Corolla Levin ZR Review

The top-spec Corolla has plenty to offer but struggles to justify its price against cheaper siblings and strong rivals.

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2014 Toyota Corolla sedan unveiled
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2014 Toyota Corolla sedan unveiled

After what seemed like countless teaser and concepts, the 11th generation of the world’s best selling car has been unveiled in sedan form. The Toyota Corolla sedan made its world debut yesterday with the design borrowing heavily from the Corolla Furia concept first seen at this year’s Detroit auto show. Having sold almost 40 million Corollas since 1966, of which 1...


Toyota Corolla sedan: more teaser images revealed
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Toyota Corolla sedan: more teaser images revealed

More teaser images of the Toyota Corolla sedan have been released ahead of its unveiling at the end of this week. The latest images reveal the new four-door small car's angular LED headlights, front badge and grille, alloy wheels, and lower front intake and foglight design, all of which draw inspiration from the sporty Toyota Corolla Furia concept from January’s Detroit auto show...


2014 Toyota Corolla sedan teased ahead of June 6 debut
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2014 Toyota Corolla sedan teased ahead of June 6 debut

The 2014 Toyota Corolla sedan has been teased for the first time ahead of its world premiere on June 6. The tightly cropped image reveals part of the rear corner of the new Toyota Corolla sedan, and confirms the production model will draw inspiration from the Toyota Corolla Furia concept (pictured below) that debuted at January's Detroit auto show...


2013 Toyota Corolla Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2013 Toyota Corolla Review

The newest generation Corolla hatch breaks new ground with its styling, performance and general dynamics.

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Small car comparison: Toyota Corolla v Hyundai i30 v Mazda3 v Ford Focus

Small car comparison: Toyota Corolla v Hyundai i30 v Mazda3 v Ford Focus

With an all-new Toyota Corolla launched with a $19,990 price tag, we find out which is the best entry-level small car for the money, putting the world's best selling small car up against the Ford Focus, Hyundai i30 and Mazda3. Words: Daniel DeGasperi. Photos: Easton Chang. Comparison tests don’t come more relevant than this...

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$21,990