The Toyota Corolla, the best-selling car of all time, has been given a facelift that modernizes its front and back ends.
Newly designed LED headlights, a new rear sport diffuser, a larger honeycomb grille, dual-tip exhaust, and a rear spoiler are all new to the S-Line Corolla, while LED daytime running lights are now standard across the board.
Remarkably, the 2.0L engine that drives the S-Line Corollas is now standard on the L-Line cars. The new connectivity system and touchscreen interface are included in all models. A new suite of active safety features known as Toyota Safety Sense 3.0 was also added to the vehicle.
What are the standard features?
All 2023 Toyota Corolla trim levels include a number of standard features. All models come standard with wireless Apple CarPlay, wireless Android Auto, hill-start assist, and a spare tyre. All models also include the latest TSS 3.0 safety system, which includes several new features such as an upgraded camera that can detect road conditions ahead.
Key features summary
The 2023 Toyota Corolla is available in ‘L’ and ‘S’ trim levels. In contrast to last year, they now offer the same 2.0-litre engine with 169 horsepower. Check out this guide to the 2023 Toyota Corolla trim levels to see which one you prefer.
How Much Is The 2023 Toyota Corolla?
The prices for each 2023 Toyota Corolla trim level are listed below. The list of pricing below does not include any applicable taxes. These prices, according to their website, include dealer fees up to $990, $100 in air conditioning charges, $25 in tire levies, and $1,930 in freight and PDI. This information is based on prices posted on Toyota.ca in March 2023.
Because there are wait times involved and Toyota changes the prices on their website every few months, check toyota.ca before you pick up your car to ensure you have the most up-to-date pricing.
$28,633 w/ GST, PST
$29,753 w/ GST, PST
$31,545 w/ GST, PST)
$32,049 w/ GST, PST
$34,625 w/ GST, PST
$37,257 w/ GST, PST
The 2023 Corolla’s seat designs vary slightly between trim levels. The XSE is the only trim level that upgrades the standard fabric seats to SofTex leather.
Use this legend to learn about the different types of interiors that are available.
Seat Styles on each Trim
The seats in this vehicle come in a few different styles. Take a look at this gallery to see how they compare visually.
LE, LE Upgrade
Black Fabric with white stitching
SE, SE Upgrade
Black Fabric With Red Accents
Black SofTex Leather With Red Lines
All 2023 Toyota Corolla models include both LED headlights and daytime running lights as standard equipment. Steel wheels are standard on the L and LE, while alloy wheels are standard on all other variants.
The ‘S’ models feature a sportier body style with a broader front grille, a larger rear bumper, and an integrated rear spoiler. Both Upgrade packages, as well as the XSE, come standard with a power sunroof.
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All models now feature a new and improved 4.2-inch gauge cluster in addition to the 7.0-inch cluster seen in the XSE.
The SE, XSE, and XLE trims all get new headlights, and the rest of the Corolla lineup gets LED daytime driving lights. Both the SE and XSE get new 18-inch dark grey alloy wheels and a rear bumper.
One other thing to keep in mind is that neither the L nor the LE has smart keys or a push-button starter. Only the upper-level models and the XSE include steering wheel heating.
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All new Corollas now come with a larger 8.0-inch infotainment screen as standard equipment, replacing older, smaller displays.
The latest version of Toyota’s infotainment system is attractive and functionally enhances Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with a wireless connection. The new Corolla has features that could be helpful if multiple people in your family take turns using the car, such as dual Bluetooth pairing and individual user accounts.
In addition, Toyota has allowed over-the-air update capability, so new features may be added in the future.
All 2023 Toyota Corolla configurations offer several premium services, some of which are free for a limited period and others of which need a subscription fee.
Learn more about each service here:
Remote ConnectVia the Toyota app on compatible smartphones and smartwatches, you can use Toyota Remote Connect and take command of your vehicle from afar. With the help of this feature, you can lock/unlock the doors and start/stop the engine from a distance.
Drive ConnectThe most recent navigation system from Toyota updates traffic using cloud technology. Even with a weak signal, traffic and navigation information can be accessed. Get directions at any moment from a live person. Request information from the AI assistant in the car, such as directions or nearby businesses.
Service ConnectReceive vehicle health and maintenance reports. Service Link offers Vehicle Health Reports, Maintenance Alerts, and Maintenance Reminders. Get confidence in knowing the current state of your vehicle’s maintenance and performance.
Safety ConnectStolen Vehicle Finder uses GPS to assist police locate your stolen vehicle. Toyota’s 24-hour response centre can dispatch emergency medical services and roadside assistance, as well as notify you of airbag deployment and rear-end crashes.
The newest version of Toyota’s comprehensive safety suite, Toyota Safety Sense 3.0, is available on the Toyota Corolla.
Learn more about the Toyota Safety Sense System:
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2.0 Litre 4-cylinder
Direct Shift CVT Automatic
7.4/5.7/6.7 L/100km (L model)
7.6/5.9/6.8 L/100km (S model)
47 Litres (L model)
50 Litres (S model)
463 cm / 182.3 in (L model)
463.5 cm / 182.5 in (S model)
178 cm / 70.1 in
143.5 cm/ 56.5 in
13 cm/ 5.1 in
Number of Seats
Number of Airbags
Blue Springs, Mississippi
2020, 12th Generation