2019 Honda Civic

Honda Civic

2019 Toyota Corolla

Toyota Corolla

2020 Honda Civic vs. 2020 Toyota Corolla

1.5L I-4 engine


1.8L 4-cylinder engine
174 hp


139 hp
162 lb-ft


126 lb-ft
46.2 cubic feet

Cargo Space

13.1 cubic feet

With so many new sedans hitting Watford City and Dickinson roads, you may need some help choosing between options such as the 2020 Honda Civic or Toyota Corolla. While both come with strong offerings when it comes to power, safety, and cabin space, only one can truly be right for you. Find out which sedan is right for you with our 2020 Corolla vs. Civic comparison from the auto experts at Ryan Honda.

Honda Civic vs. Toyota Corolla: Performance Specs

Performance is one of the first things sedan customers will want to compare and while the Civic comes with a slightly smaller engine configuration and transmission than the Corolla, it displays a stronger overall performance under the hood. See how much more power and torque you’ll have behind the wheel of the Civic over the Corolla below:

2020 Honda Civic Sedan: 

  • 1.5L I-4 engine
  • CVT transmission
  • 158 hp
  • 138 lb-ft of torque

2020 Toyota Corolla: 

  • 1.8L 4-cylinder engine
  • 2-speed CVT transmission
  • 139 hp
  • 126 lb-ft of torque

Honda Civic vs. Toyota Corolla: Safety Features

When you get behind the wheel of your next sedan, you want to feel safe no matter where the road takes you. That’s why when you compare the Corolla vs. Civic, you’ll see they feature their own safety suits which are Honda Sensing® and Toyota Safety Sense™. When you take home the Civic, you’ll have additional driver-assist features not found in the Corolla such as:

  • Lane Keeping Assist System
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System
  • Traffic Sign Recognition

Honda Civic vs. Toyota Corolla: Cargo and Passenger Space

While you can surely count on room for five passengers to come along for the ride, there are some differences in cabin space between the 2020 Civic and Corolla. The new Civic not only features plenty of passenger space so that everyone can get comfortable but also additional cargo space over the Corolla to ensure that nothing gets left behind. See how much passenger and cargo space you’ll have available in both standard trim levels below:

2020 Honda Civic Sedan: 

  • Cargo Space: 46.2 cubic feet
  • Rear Head Room: 37.4 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 36 inches
  • Front Head Room: 39.3 inches
  • Front Legroom: 42.3 inches

2020 Toyota Corolla: 

  • Cargo Space: 13.1 cubic feet
  • Rear Head Room: 37.1 inches
  • Rear Legroom: 34.8 inches
  • Front Head Room: 38.3 inches
  • Front Legroom: 42 inches

Find the 2020 Honda Civic and More at Ryan Honda

Now that you’ve compared the 2020 Corolla vs. Civic, you can learn more about the Civic’s fuel economy and then make your way over to Ryan Honda and experience your favorite Honda sedan in person. Browse our inventory of new Honda Civic models for sale or our Civic lease deals to meet your driving needs and fit your budget. Contact us today for auto finance information and to schedule a test drive at our dealership near New Town and Stanly!

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