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The Toyota Corolla is a compact car produced by Toyota of Japan, known worldwide for its reliability, conventional engineering, and low fuel consumption. In 1997, the Corolla became the best selling nameplate in the world. Toyota has sold over 35 million Corollas since its launch in 1966, making it the best selling car of all time.

Within Toyota ‘s current inventory line-up of American cars, only the Land Cruiser is an older name than the Corolla.

Recent Changes

The Corolla was refreshed for the 2009 model year. The front and rear fascias get sharper, more contemporary styling along with other modifications.

Australsian bound Corollas get Electronic Stability Control as standard equipment except for the base model Ascent but is available as an extra cost option.

In 2009, Toyota Australia released a limited edition Corolla Edge . It gets 16 inch alloy wheels, side skirts and rear spoiler, front fog lamps, 6 disc CD audio with Bluetooth and MP3/USB connectivity, rear mudguards and unique ‘Edge’ floormats and badging. [2]

Toyota Corolla in India

New Toyota Corolla Altis is one of the biggest car brand been launched by Japanese car maker Toyota Motors. This car would be pruduced in India at its Indian plant Toyota Kirloskar Motor. The most amazing about the car is its amazing style and improved engine versions with advanced technologies like engine transmission, which gear up the vehicle for better fuel efficiency. In the Indian auto market, Toyota Corolla is giving tough competition Honda Civic.

Chevrolet Cruze. Skoda Octavia. Skoda Laura and Volkswagen Jetta .

Engine of the new Toyota Corolla is a 1.8L variable valve timing with intelligence (VVT-i). This very special engine of the car is capable of delivering a power of 140bhp. This VVT-i engine is a 4 cylinder type with 16 valves in built, which is capable of delivering a displacement of 1794cc. Maximum power which can be delivered is 132ps at the rate of 6000 rpm.

While on the other hand maximum torque delivered is 17.34 Kg m/4200 rpm. Transmission offered by the car is a four speed automatic with super ECT type. Front suspension are Mac Pherson Strut type while the rear suspension are Torsion beam.

Steering is equipped with Electric Power Steering (EPS) technology.

Toyota Corolla Altis is featured with wider and lower front character line, exterior flow line is also very distinctive. Wing mirror of the car is provided with turn indicators, transmission is totally alectronocally controlled, parking sensors are present at the car at the front and the rear side, AC is auto climate controlled, audio system is totally integrated, steering control is tilt and telescopic vision equipped. Other feature include 08 way power front seat.

The turning radius of the car is just 5.3 meter.

Styles and Major Options

The 2009 Corolla comes in the following models: Standard . LE . XLE . S . and XRS . [1] Options and packages are as follows:

Standard – Available Options and Packages

P195/65 R15 tires

Heavy duty rear window defogger

XM® satellite capable AM/FM/CD audio with four speakers

Filtered air-conditioner

Intermittent windshield wipers

Two 12-volt power outlets

Daytime Running Lights

Folding Power Mirrors

Power Steering

Tilt and telescopic steering wheel

60/40 split folding rear seats

2009 Toyota Corolla shown in Silver

LE – Available Options and Packages

in addition to features on Standard Package

Power Windows with driver-side one-touch-down

Shift-activated Power Doorlocks

Color-keyed manual-folding Power Mirrors.

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XLE – Available Options and Packages

in addition to features on LE Package

P205/55 R16 tires with full wheel covers

Variable intermittent wipers

Remote keyless entry

Optitron gauges

Center console with sliding armrests

Wood grain trim

Driver and passenger rear-seat pockets.

in addition to features on Standard Package

Standard P205/55R16 tires with full wheel covers

Color-keyed front and rear underbody spoilers

Fog lamps

Front sport seats

Leather-wrapped steering wheel

Black headlamp housing

Chrome exhaust tip

XM® capable AM/FM/CD audio with six speakers.

2008 Toyota Corolla interior

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