2020 Toyota Corolla vs 2020 Honda Civic

If you’re in the market for a reliable, fun and durable sedan, you’ll be faced with plenty of top industry competitors all trying to convince you that they’re the best in the business. However, in the mid-size sedan market, there are only two brands that truly demand your attention - Toyota and Honda. Their respective flagship sedans are the Corolla and Civic, both fitting the bill as ultra-efficient and punchy machines that have much in the way of excitement and innovation all the same. Today, we want to take you on a tour of each!

You have a lot of options as an automotive consumer, and our job at Bob Smith Toyota is to help you learn more about the vehicles that mean the most to you. Come with us today as we show you how the 2020 Corolla and Civic stack up!

2020 Toyota Corolla


2020 Honda Civic


Starting MSRP


2.0-liter Inline 4 / up to 169 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque output

Largest Engine / Horsepower and Torque Output

2.0-liter Inline 4 / up to 180 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque output

Up to 31 miles per gallon city / 40 miles per gallon highway

City and Highway Fuel Economy

Up to 32 miles per gallon city / 42 miles per gallon highway

Up to 528 miles

Maximum Highway Driving Range

Up to 521 miles


Test drive the 2020 Toyota Corolla at Bob Smith Toyota in La Crescenta CA

Though it doesn’t offer quite the same amount of horsepower as its Honda counterpart, the 2020 Corolla’s true strengths lie in its efficiency, safety and overall savviness. It can take you further than the Civic on each tank of gas, and offers class-leading innovations in terms of technology (with Apple CarPlay, Qi-compatible wireless charging, Amazon Alexa compatibility and much more). Not only that, but stepping inside the 2020 Corolla opens you up to a world of unparalleled safety that the Civic can’t match. It features the following driver assistance technologies:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Adaptive Front Lighting System
  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Full Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Many more!

No matter what kind of driver you are, you’ll find plenty to love behind the wheel of the 2020 Toyota Corolla - give Bob Smith Toyota a call today to see what it can do and schedule a test drive!