2021 Toyota Corolla Cross Hybrid Review | A Segment Defining Crossover

toyota corolla cross
DSC_5615-scaled
DSC_5615-scaled
previous arrow
next arrow

In its first attempt, Toyota Corolla Cross has become a segment-defining crossover SUV with lots of perks and features. The Corolla name strongly resonates amongst the buyers. The world is slowly moving away from the sedans and Toyota realising that, launches the 2021 Corolla Cross hybrid just at the right time.

The Toyota Corolla Cross is 140 mm smaller than the Toyota RAV4 and 170 mm smaller than the Corolla sedan. It borrows a lot of design elements from the RAV4 and Toyota Highlander.

The Corolla Cross Hybrid comes with a 1.8-Litre, 4-cylinder, DOHC engine that produces a modest 96.5 HP and 142 Nm of torque. Since this is a hybrid, there is a permanent magnet synchronous motor mounted in the front that produces 71 HP and 163 Nm of torque. The combined output from this hybrid system comes to 122 HP. This new Corolla Cross delivers a fuel economy of 16.5 to 17.5 kmpl with the use of its hybrid powers unit and a CVT gearbox.

The interiors on the Corolla Cross hybrid is heavily borrowed from the Corolla sedan and Corolla hatchback. it has a 7-inch TFT touch infotainment system.

The Toyota Corolla Cross Hybrid rivals the Kia Seltos, Jeep Compass, Hyundai Kona, Nissan Qashqai, Skoda Karoq, Honda HR-V and Mazda CX-30.

2022 Opel Mokka Review | New & Improved Compact SUV
2022 Hyundai Tucson Review | People Mover Just Got Better
2022 Peugeot 508 GT Review | A Quirky Mid-Size Family Sedan
Ford Mustang GT Convertible Review
First Impressions Of The 2022 Audi S8 & A8L
2022 Honda Civic Sport Review | Gets The Compact Sedan Recipe Right!
2022 Hyundai Veloster N Review | Challenger To The VW Golf GTi?
2022 Audi S3 Review | A Bargain Performance Sports Sedan
Walkaround Of The 2022 Nissan Pathfinder | All You Need To Know
2022 Jaguar F Pace R Dynamic SE Review | Ultimate Luxury Midsize SUV
Top