One of America’s favorite sedans is now celebrating its 50th anniversary of tried and true performance. The 2017 Toyota Corolla arrives in Fox Lake in seven different trims which includes one special 50th Anniversary edition to celebrate its duration of successful sales. This compact offers new standard safety features, including Toyota’s Safety Sense-P package with Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beams, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. Find out all about each of the seven trims below, then come in from the McHenry and Grayslake area to have a test drive today!
Under the Hood
All new Toyota Corolla models are powered by a 1.8L 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence. On the LE Eco trim, this engine produces up to 140-hp and 126 lb.-ft. of torque. On the rest of the lineup, it delivers up to 132-hp and 128 lb.-ft. of torque. You can choose between a 6-speed manual transmission and a continuously variable transmission.
2017 Toyota Corolla L
The L is the base model of the 2017 Toyota Corolla. Framing the piano black grille are Bi-LED headlights paired with LED daytime running lights. Color-keyed power outside mirrors sit on either side. Standard on this model is are 15-inch steel wheels. Inside, fabric-lined seats accommodate up to five occupants in the cabin. A 6-inch touchscreen display is programmed with Toyota’s Entune Audio infotainment system as well as the integrated backup camera with projected path. A USB port is standard to allow you to connect and charge your smart phone. Air conditioning with a dust and pollen filter is standard.
2017 Toyota Corolla LE
In addition to the above, the LE moves the wheels up to 16-inch steel wheels, and the power side mirrors add heating capabilities for better visibility on foggy days. Premium fabric lines the seats, and the air-conditioning system is upgraded to automatic climate control with a dust and pollen filter. In the rear, the 60/40 rear split-folding seat includes an armrest with two cupholders for the convenience of rear passengers.
2017 Toyota Corolla LE Eco
With a little boosted engine output, the LE Eco is a variation of the LE. An available package adds Normal and Eco driving modes to give you added efficiency. Chrome window trim is also an available option. Like the L, this trim sits on 15-inch steel wheels.
2017 Toyota Corolla XLE
At the front of the XLE, you’ll upgrade to Multi-LED headlights with bumper integrated LED daytime running lights. 16-inch alloy wheels with dark accents add exterior style to this model. Inside of the cabin, you’ll have SofTex®-trimmed seats with power adjustments and heating abilities to make Fox Lake winters a little easier. A tilting and sliding moonroof is standard as is the Smart Key system. Your touchscreen display will be upgraded to a 7-inch version with an integrated navigation system. Behind the steering wheel column, a 4.2-inch multi-information display shows you your performance information.
2017 Toyota Corolla SE
On the sportier side of things, the SE features a sporty gloss black mesh grille on its front fascia. Sitting on 17-inch machined alloy wheels with black inserts, this model has a dash of more style. Inside of the cabin, you’ll have SofTex®-trimmed sport seats with premium fabric inserts and a leather-trimmed steering wheel. The 4.2-inch multi-information display shows off the sport information cluster as well.
2017 Toyota Corolla XSE
Inside of the XSE, SofTex®-trimmed seats have power adjustments, and heated front seats are standard. Sport mode is an available drive mode for a more dynamic driving experience. As with the SE, you’ll have a leather-trimmed steering wheel and the sport information cluster. Paddle shifters next to the steering wheel allow you to change gears manually when you choose to.
2017 Toyota Corolla 50th Anniversary Edition
This special edition Corolla has noticeable exterior and interior styling differences. Your paint color options are Black Cherry Pearl, Blizzard Pearl, and Classic Silver Metallic. It sits on 17-inch alloy wheels with dark gray inserts. Inside of the cabin, 50th anniversary badging is featured on door sill plates, floor mats, and accented seats have contrasted stitching with black cherry thread.
Test Drive the 2017 Toyota Corolla Today
To see the 2017 Toyota Corolla in all of its available trims, stop by the dealership at 75 U.S. 12 in Fox Lake, IL. We’re open Monday-Saturday, and you can give us a call to make an appointment at 847-497-9094. If you have any questions about the Corolla or any other services we can provide to our McHenry and Grayslake customers, feel free to contact us online.