2018 Toyota Corolla vs 2018 Honda Civic

The compact sedan market is a true favorite here in Northern California, as the models that populate it are well-known for being some of the most efficient, environmentally friendly and innovative in the industry. These are all values that our fellow Californians hold dear, and they are exemplified in the case of the 2018 Toyota Corolla and 2018 Honda Civic. They've both achieved legendary status for many drivers, due in large part to the consistency that each brings to the market year after year. But which one is right for you?

Our Salinas Toyota sales team is dedicated to making your car buying experience informative, knowledgeable and fun, so we've put together some information on the Corolla and Civic models to give you a better idea of how they stack up head-to-head. Check it out and you might just end up with a new favorite car!

2018 Toyota Corolla 


2018 Honda Civic 

$18,600  Starting MSRP  $18,840 
1.8-liter Inline 4  Largest Available Engine  1.5-liter Inline 4 
140 hp / 128 lb-ft  Horsepower / Torque Output  158 hp / 138 lb-ft  
30 miles per gallon city / 40 highway  Fuel Economy  32 miles per gallon city / 42 highway 

Get the 2018 Toyota Corolla in Salinas CA

The 2018 Toyota Corolla in Salinas CA and 2018 Honda Civic form two of the top performers on the market, from fuel economy stretching above 40 miles per gallon on the highway to high-tech infotainment systems that bring you closer than ever to the world around you. However, when it comes to overall comfort, there's no denying the advantages that the Corolla holds. It offers greater legroom than the Civic, a standard moonroof, knee airbags, a heated exterior mirror, and ample driver assistance innovations that all work in tandem to give you a safer and more comprehensive driving experience than most competitors can provide. Some of the available driver assistance features included on board the 2018 Corolla include:

  • Pre-Collision System
  • Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert
  • Steering Assist
  • Many more!

Any way you look at it, the 2018 Corolla can check off every box, and do so with a consistent and reliable drive waiting for you throughout every turn. If you'd like to get inside today, feel free to contact our sales team and schedule a no-hassle test drive at Salinas Toyota! We're happy to show you all the features that make the Corolla such a special model.