2018 Toyota Corolla vs 2018 Ford Focus

2018 Toyota Corolla vs 2018 Ford Focus

Comparing the 2018 Toyota Corolla vs the 2018 Ford Focus reveals that these competing sedans are two of the most appealing options available in the segment. Between their near-identical amount of trim levels, interior feature availability and performance, it can be difficult to determine which one is the better option. We’ve put together a comparison to help you decide.

It’s worth noting that the 2018 Toyota Corolla is more efficient than the 2018 Ford Focus. The 2018 Corolla received fuel economy ratings of 28 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway by the EPA, for a combined efficiency score of 32 miles per gallon. The 2018 Focus was rated for 25 miles per gallon in the city, 34 miles per gallon on the highway and 28 miles per gallon combined.

2018 Toyota Corolla


2018 Ford Focus

28/36/32 mpg Fuel Economy (City/Hwy/Combined) 25/34/28 mpg
110.5 cu.ft. EPA Interior Volume 103.2 cu.ft.
Standard Lane Departure Warning Optional
Standard Automatic High Beams Optional

2018 Toyota Corolla Safety & Driver Assistance Features

In terms of cabin space, the 2018 Toyota Corolla offers 110.5 cubic feet of interior volume, while the 2018 Ford Focus offers slightly less at 103.2 cubic feet. This translates to more space for storage and more personal space for passengers.

Safety is another area where the 2018 Toyota Corolla outshines the 2018 Ford Focus. Features that are exclusive to the 2018 Ford Focus’ higher trims, such as lane departure warning and automatic high beams, are included as standard features for all 2018 Corolla models.

Other 2018 Toyota Corolla features include: An audio system with four speakers, Bluetooth support, voice commands, Ford’s MyKey system, a rearview camera, a 4.2-inch dashboard display, power locks and mirrors, keyless entry, a USB port and air conditioning.