Long view of front of 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback driving on empty highway

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2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback performance features and specifications

Recently, we filled you in on the all-new features of the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback, which is set to bring some awesome, incredible innovation to the table. This extends from its updated exterior styling to its upgraded engine lying under the hood. Today we’ll be checking out the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback performance features and specifications, and we think you’ll be impressed at what this upcoming icon has to offer!

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback upgraded engine specs and drivetrain

New for the 2019 model year will come a 2.0-liter Dynamic Force Inline 4 engine, featuring a 16-valve Dual Overhead Cam and Dual VVT-I intake system. What that means for you is that with its larger capacity, the Corolla Hatchback’s new motor has been left much more powerful, both in terms of initial takeoff and top-end horsepower. You can expect a maximum rating of 168 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque, both greatly upgraded from years prior.

Rear view of silver 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback driving on empty highway ramp

In addition, the Corolla Hatchback’s drivetrain has been built with narrower belt angles and a reduced input load, making shifting much faster and easier. This, combined with the hatchback’s new Intelligent Manual Transmission (iMT), gives you more powerful and predictable acceleration, as well as the ability to change gears and shift more smoothly than ever before!

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Get more information on the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback with Toyota Palo Alto

The 2019 Corolla Hatchback is set to debut here in Palo Alto CA later this year, and rough price estimates have placed it around the $23,000 range, highly affordable for anyone looking for a fun and rejuvenating way to head across town or on longer trips. If you’d like more information, be sure to contact our sales team; we’re always happy to help you out with anything you’d like to know!