New Corolla arrives in China
THE WAIT for the new generation Corolla is finally over, as Toyota introduced it at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition. Based on the Toyota New Global Architecture, it will come in hatchback, wagon and sedan form. The sale will start by mid-2019 in China and will be gradually launched in more than 150 countries. The Corolla has improved on its performance and also drive quality, and according to Toyota, the new platform offers the latest safety features. The Corolla will be offered in hybrid powertrain along with the 2.0-litre engine and an option for CVT or 6-speed manual gearbox. The new Corolla comes equipped with advanced safety features such as the latest Toyota Safety Sense. India, will however, have to wait till the end of next year for the Corolla.