The boring Corolla gets a kick in the form of a Celica engine, sport-tuned suspension and 16-inch wheels. Priced very much under the 20K mark, the tall Corolla represents good all-round value and practicality.

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Engine : 4 cylinder, DOHC, front engine FWD
Displacement : 1,796 cc
Valve : 16 valves, 4 valves per cylinder
Transmission : 6-spd manual
Fuel economy : city - 26 mpg
highway - 34 mpg

Suspension : F - Independent MacPherson strut
R - Semi-independent torsion beam
Brakes : F - Vented discs
R - Vented discs

Horsepower : 170 hp @ 7600 rpm
Torque : 127 lb-ft @ 4400rpm
Redline : 8200 rpm

Top speed : 130 mph(electronically limited)
0-60 mph : 7.6 sec.
0-ΒΌ mile : 15.8 sec @ 90.0 mph
60-0 braking distance : 125 ft
200 ft skidpad : 0.82 g

Curb Weight : 2670 lbs
Overall length : 178.3 in.
Wheelbase : 102.4 in.
Overall Width : 66.9 in.
Height : 58.1 in.

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Competitors :
Ford Focus ST
Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart
Nissan Sentra SE-R

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