2005 Toyota Corolla

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35 reviews
Available Price Range $3,102-$8,726 Trims4 Combined MPG 30-36 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2005 Toyota Corolla

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Price
  • Backseat legroom

Notable Features

  • Choice of two four-cylinders
  • Manual or automatic
  • FWD
  • New performance-oriented XRS model


Our Expert Reviews

Toyota Corolla As for toys of the motorized variety, Toyota has brought out a limited-edition Corolla to commemorate the introduction of the nameplate in the U.S. 35 years ago, a car that bowed at $1,666 and was powered by a 1.1-liter, 60-horsepower 4-cylinder engine. While that first Corolla, which failed to make much of a dent in the U.S. with sales of 7,247 units, helped launch the economy-c... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

4.2 out of 5

Based on 35 reviews

A good value car

by Muffler from New Hampshire on October 23, 2011

We got this in 2008 when my grandad died. So far it's been really good to us. Regular maintenence and inspection is the only thing this car's ever been in the shop for. It occasionally won't start rig... Read Full Review

4 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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