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2020 Toyota 86 vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Review

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2020 Toyota
86

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2021 Toyota
Corolla Hatchback

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MSRP*
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$27,060 to $30,190
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$20,715 to $24,765
Invoice* $25,707 to $28,681 $19,180 to $22,930
MPG - City 21 28 - 32
MPG - Hwy 28 37 - 41
Engine(s) Horizontal Inline-4
Seating Capacity 4 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Corolla Hatchback than the Toyota 86, due to its greater head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Toyota 86, drivers may find the Toyota Corolla Hatchback a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

Convenience
With the Toyota Corolla Hatchback you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Toyota 86, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Toyota 86 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Toyota 86 will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback.

Dimensions
The Toyota 86 is about the same width as the Toyota Corolla Hatchback. The Toyota 86 is slightly shorter than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Toyota 86 and the Toyota Corolla Hatchback do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Toyota 86 has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Toyota 86 is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback.

Utility
The Toyota 86 has less seating than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, making the Toyota Corolla Hatchback the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers.

Warranty
The Toyota 86 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Corolla Hatchback.