The 2019th model of Toyota Corolla is running from the eleventh generation of Toyota Corolla being launched in 2014 and it was being loved by everyone because you get everything that you can wish from a high end car. The 2019 model of Toyota Corolla is available in markets in various variants in Pakistan including Toyota Corolla GLi (manual and automatic), Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8, Toyota Corolla Altis Grande 1.8 CVT-i, Toyota Corolla Xli (manual and automatic) and GLi 1.3 VVTi special edition. All these models are introduced with stylish transformation, decent interior, smart transmission and superb features. We will discuss the Toyota Corolla Xli in detail but the GLi and Xli are almost similar being powered by 1299cc engine and almost same in design and both trims are available in manual and automatic transmission, however Xli is cheaper than GLi. However the highest trim level of Toyota Corolla is Toyota Corolla 1.8 CVT-I Altis Grande with a starting price of 30.3 lacs Pakistani rupees. The best thing about choosing any of the Toyota Corolla model is the availability of its spare parts which are readily available in Pakistan at affordable prices. Now talking about the 2019 Toyota Corolla Xli then we should mention that it is extraordinary luxurious car with a style and amazing performance with all basic safety features that a luxury sedan must have to ensure a safe and secure drive with two airbags that minimizes major injuries from any collisions.
Engine and performance of the car:
The 2019 Xli Corolla is powered by DOHC Sixteen valve VVT-I four cylinder 1298cc engine that generates the horsepower of 84hp and torque of 121lb-ft. It offers sequential multiport fuel injection system with petrol being filled in the fuel tank that has the maximum capacity of fifty five liters. The handling of the car is very easy and made smooth because of the MacPherson strut type suspension on front and rear torsion beam on rear while the braking system is made improved with ventilated disc axles on front and solid disc axles on back. It is available in both manual and automatic transmission while it can cover a maximum speed of up to 240 kilometers. Toyota Corolla has always been a fuel economic car covering a satisfying mileage per liter and in the same way the Xli 2019 also has satisfying fuel economy by running a mileage of around twelve to sixteen kilometers per liter.
Exterior and interior features of Toyota Corolla Xli 2019:
Corolla Xli 2019 is 4620 millimeters in length, 1755 millimeters in width and 1475 millimeters in height with a chrome grille on front and the halogen headlights with high beam intensity to make your drive easy while the bumper is redesigned along with the addition of body colored mud flaps, LED clearance lamps and turning side mirrors with an attractive facelift and the fifteen inches wheel caps give a sporty look to the car. It is available in six exterior shades including silver metallic, bronze mica, attitude black, white, grey graphite and strong blue.
The interior cabin is also designed very elegantly with leather covering seats, soft touch padding on the dashboard and central console. The touch screen is mounted on the central console which is controlled by USB, Auxiliary Cable, Bluetooth and Smartphone connectivity. Interior cabin is provided with cup holders, entertainment system with front speakers, front camera, cruise control system, defogger, defroster, central locking, CD player, FM Radio, navigation system, power steering, telescopic steering wheel, tachometer, seat pockets, power mirror along with power doors and power steering, child lock, arm rest and powerful heated and air conditioning system. It provides four speed automatic while five speed manual transmission and it boasts a collection of all luxurious and reinforcing features of a sedan.
Major competitors of Toyota Corolla Xli 2019:
The 2019 Toyota Corolla is one of the most loved car among people despite its strong rivals including the Honda Fit, Honda City, Toyota Vios, Toyota CAMRY, Suzuki CIAZ, Honda Civic and Honda BR-V 2019.
Major differences between Toyota Corolla Xli and GLi 2019:
The GLi model is a bit advanced from the Xli with more advanced features and price rate of three lacs more than Xli. GLi is equipped with anti-lock braking system, brake assistance system and electronic brake distribution while the Xli lacks some features including the remote boot, key less entry and the size of the display screen is relatively smaller than the screen present in GLi. Rear view camera is also lacking in Xli along with high mount stop lamp and the Xli has two speakers for audio while the GLi has four speakers in its audio system. The luggage carrying capacity and the dimensions are same for both the trims and the engine capacity is also same for both the trims. Xli is the lowest trim level available among Toyota Corolla trims but it is equipped with all the basic standard features.
Price in market:
The Xli VVTi manual transmission model is available in 21.09 lacs Pakistani rupees while the Xli Automatic version is available in 21.84 lacs Pakistani rupees. The maintenance value of it is also very reasonable which is the main cause that makes it favorite among the customers and it will not be wrong to call it the most loved and most commonly seen luxurious sedan on roads of our country which is very economical as compared to other competitors of this class.
As the corolla is considered the most affordable because of its spare parts & fuel efficiency but recently there has been heard many news related to corolla not corolla but other brands as well while the most of the news are related to new models of corolla those stuck into accidents but air bags didn’t work & people lost their lives. Other than affordability corolla should considered the safety of the customers that is more important.