2023 Toyota Corolla
2023 Toyota Corolla at Stampede Toyota in Calgary, Alberta
A compact family sedan with a trim level for everyone in the family, from the Corolla Hybrid to the sport-tuned Corolla XSE CVT, the 2023 Toyota Corolla offers everything you want in a vehicle—and then some! From it’s sleek and sporty good looks, to its abundance of safety features and equipment, the 2023 Corolla packs amazing value into its compact frame. Read on to learn more about the 2023 Toyota Corolla at Calgary’s home for all things automotive: Stampede Toyota!
A compact sedan with the sharp looks of a sports coupe, the 2023 Toyota Corolla is a sleek and stylish addition to the Toyota lineup starting with its J-shaped bi-beam LED headlamps and honeycomb grille. A low center of gravity and wide wheel wells hint at the performance potential of the 2023 Corolla, while the spacious interior offers up no shortage of comfort. All new for 2023, AWD is now available providing never before seen capability in a Corolla. An ergonomic, driver-focused instrument panel allows you a clear look at the road ahead, while premium, soft-touch materials like Sport Cloth and SofTex Leather hug your body as you zip around corners. Or sink into the 8-way power adjustable driver’s seat found on the XLE CVT, SXE CVT, and Hybrid Premium trims for even more customizable comfort.
Regardless of which Corolla trim you choose, you’ll find unique details that set this sedan apart, from the Triple J-shaped clearance lamps of the S Line models to unrivaled capability of the AWD models. One thing all the Corolla trims have in common? They all provide the kind of stylish looks you didn’t know you could find at the Corolla’s price point.
2023 Toyota Corolla Dimensions
|Exterior Dimensions||2022 Toyota Corolla L CVT|
|Length (mm/in)||4,630 / 182.3|
|Width (mm/in)||1,780 / 70.1|
|Height (mm/in)||1,435 / 56.5|
|Wheelbase (mm/in)||2,700 / 106.3|
|Gross Vehicle Weight (kg/lbs)||1,785 / 3935.2|
|Interior Dimensions||2022 Toyota Corolla L CVT|
|Headroom (front) (mm/in)||973 / 38.3|
|Headroom (rear) (mm/in)||942 / 37.1|
|Legroom (front) (mm/in)||1,074 / 42.3|
|Legroom (rear) (mm/in)||1,051 / 41.4|
|Cargo Capacity (L/cu-ft)||371 / 13.1|
After switching to the Toyota New Global Architecture platform—the more rigid, wider-track foundation of the 2023 Toyota Corolla—this legendary compact sedan offers even more thrilling performance than ever. Multi-link rear suspension and active cornering assist give the 2023 Corolla impeccable handling and control, while the choice of engines offers equally potent power under the hood.
Choose between two highly compelling powertrains; the incredibly sporty 2.0-litre Dynamic Force engine, found in the SE and XSE trims, capable of rocketing the 2023 Corolla forward with 169 horses. If you’re really serious about going green, the award-winning Toyota Corolla Hybrid combines the 1.8-litre gas engine with two electric motors for 134 horses alongside sharp and responsive torque—not to mention being named the Most Fuel-Efficient Compact in its class by National Resources Canada.
Now offering AWD, the 2023 Corolla is more well-rounded than ever before. No matter the road conditions, the highly intelligent AWD system found in the Corolla is sure to keep the car on track and ensure confidence even on the worst of winter days.
Either choice comes matched to the incredibly smart and efficient Toyota Direct Shift CVT (continuously variable transmission), giving you the option of a smooth and simple automatic transmission or a more engaging driving experience. Add in the type of fuel economy that made the Corolla Green Car Journal’s 2020 Green Car of the Year, and you’ve got a sedan that’s as smart to drive as it is fun.
2023 Toyota Corolla Performance
|Engine||Transmission||Horsepower||Fuel Efficiency (city/hwy/combined)|
|2.0L Dynamic Force||CVT||169 hp||7.7 / 6.1 / 7.0 L/100 km|
|1.8L Hybrid Synergy Drive||eCVT||134 hp||4.4 / 5.1 / 4.7 L/100 km|
|1.6L Turbo (GR Corolla)||6MT||300 hp||To Be Announced|
Safety & Technology
Adding even more value to the 2023 Toyota Corolla is a wealth of standard infotainment and safety features, starting with Toyota’s Connected Services system. Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatible, Connected Services offers up stellar convenience thanks to features like Remote Connect, Service Connect, Destination Connect, and Safety Connect®. Upgrade to the XSE trim, and you’ll also be treated to a premium stereo system for a more immersive audio experience.
Speaking of safety, we’re betting you won’t find the same level of comfort and confidence in any other vehicle on the market thanks to Toyota Safety Sense™, standard on all 2023 Corolla trims. Intuitive and advanced active safety technology like Pre-Collision System, Daytime Bicycle Detection, Lane Tracing Assist, and Automatic High Beams offer up a helping hand on the road, while available features like Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Full Speed Dynamic Radar Cruise Control make parking and driving a breeze. New for 2023, the rear lights of the Corolla now illuminate when the vehicle is in motion, providing next level visibility alongside the front daytime running lights.
Toyota Corolla Model Changes
In its 12th generation, the 2023 version of this award-winning sedan has set the bar for other vehicles in its segment; now, all that’s left to do is dial in the fine details, which the Corolla does. While the 2021 Toyota Corolla saw the addition of the sporty and limited edition Apex trim, as well as a variety of new standard features like engine stop-start, Apple CarPlay™, and rear-seat side airbags, the 2022 Corolla adds available AWD, a big step for this segment.
Confirmed for 2023, Corolla adds a Gazoo Racing (GR) version with standard AWD, a turbocharged 3 cylinder engine and highly aggressive styling. This car is sure to lead the hot hatch segment and is a very welcome model for many enthusiasts. Years in the making, the GR Corolla has been honed on the track and is one of the most exciting performance cars of the year!
With a wealth of trim choices—not to mention incredible standard equipment—the 2023 Toyota Corolla is the most complete compact sedan on the market today. Packing a ton of performance, safety, and good looks into such a compact car isn’t easy, but Toyota does it—and does it at an exceptional value, too.
To learn more about the 2023 Corolla, or to take it for a test drive, contact the team at Stampede Toyota via the form below. Or, if you’re interested in learning more about the various Toyota models we carry in our new and pre-owned inventory, checkout our vehicle lineup here. Beyond our extensive collection of vehicles, we also offer vehicle service, financing, parts, and more—making Stampede Toyota the premier destination for all things automotive in Calgary and the surrounding Alberta communities.