Base price: $15,995
Price as tested: $20,765 This latest generation of Corolla boasts improved materials and more aggressive styling, but it’s Toyota’s reputation for quality and reliability that makes it a great choice
We like: Currently built in Cambridge, Ont. Segment exclusive standard LED low-beam headlights. “Eco” model offers improved efficiency and more horsepower. Engine: 1.8-litre 4 cylinder
Power/Torque: 132 hp/128 lb-ft
NRC Ratings L/100 km: 7.9 city, 6.1 hwy.
What’s best: Drama-free, and built to stay that way.
What’s worst: Cabin is chock full of hard plastic surfaces.
Value for money: Good.