Big decisions; 2016 Toyota Camry or 2016 Toyota Corolla?

January 2nd, 2015 by

Both the Toyota Camry and the Toyota Corolla are top-selling vehicles. Their reputation for reliability, outstanding fuel economy, comfortable interior design, and pain-free ownership set them apart from the competition.

There are a few key attributes that set them apart from each other, as well. Depending on your personal priorities, driving habits, and budget, one may offer advantages over the other.

You’ve already decided to either replace your current car or add a vehicle to your personal fleet. Now it’s time to compare two of Toyota’s top selling models and figure out if the Camry or the Corolla will best serve your needs.

2016 Toyota Camry

Performance and options




The 2016 Toyota Camry is a well-loved family sedan offering two engine options. Choose between the 2.5-liter, four cylinder, 178 horsepower engine and the 3.5-liter, V6, 268 horsepower engine. Equipped with a spacious 118.1 cubic foot interior volume, the Camry offers plenty of room for the whole crew and their cargo.

With a starting MSRP of $23,070, the Camry comes in at a higher price than Corolla, but is also better equipped. The fuel economy of this sedan comes in a 25 miles per gallon for city driving and 35 miles per gallon for highway driving. The Special Edition model is new for 2016 and offers blue interior accents, smoked taillights and a sporty gauge cluster.

2016 Toyota Corolla

The economical choice




The 2016 Toyota Corolla offers a budget-friendly starting MSRP of $17,230. The smaller 1.8-liter, four-cylinder, 132 horsepower engine isn’t as powerful as the Camry’s engine, but it offers better fuel economy. The Corolla LE Eco offers a small amount of extra power with 140 horsepower engine. With a 28 mile per gallon city and 37 mile per gallon highway rating, Corolla lets drivers enjoy more time between trips to the gas station.

With an updated Entune audio system, the 2016 Toyota Corolla is a natural choice for the budget-conscious Toyota customer. The S Special Edition offers a few cosmetic upgrades that are worth checking out, as well.

For more information about the 2016 Toyota Camry and the 2016 Toyota Corolla and all of the options they offer, please contact us.