Toyota Corolla vs. Volkswagen e-Golf

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 2018 Volkswagen e-Golf 4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback SE 1301-OEM Exterior 3/4 Rear Left-Facing

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$18,600
$30,495

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
132 hp
134 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.8L I
100KW 134HP Electric

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
41.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
38.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
41.4 in.
35.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 in.
38.1 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P195/65SR15
P205/55HR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
103.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.6 ft.
35.8 ft.

Length

Length
183.1 in.
168.1 in.

Width

Width
69.9 in.
70.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2840 lbs.
3455 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
132 hp
134 hp

Torque

Torque
128 ft. lbs.
214 ft. lbs.

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
32 mpg
119 mpg

City

City
28 mpg
126 mpg

Highway

Highway
36 mpg
111 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Toyota Corolla
Volkswagen e-Golf

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
97.5 ft³.
93.5 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2840 lbs.
3455 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
32 mpg.
Electric

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
28 mpg.
1

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
36 mpg.
Automatic

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
2.70

Displacement

Displacement
1.8 L/110
2.70

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
3.61

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
Strut

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD
Multi-Link

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.48 - 0.40
Strut

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.60
Multi-Link

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.76
P205/55HR16

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
390
P205/55HR16

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.5
16 X 6.5 in.

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80
16 X 6.5 in.

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Aluminum

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Aluminum

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Rack-Pinion

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
35.8 ft.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P195/65SR15
4-Wheel Disc

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P195/65SR15
4-Wheel

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Yes

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 6 in.
Yes

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 6 in.
11.3 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
10.7 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Styled Steel
38.4 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Styled Steel
41.2 in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
55.9 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
38.1 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.6 ft.
35.6 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
53.9 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
103.5 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
168.1 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.8 in.
70.8 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
9 in.
57.2 in.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
60.8 in.

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
9 in.
59.5 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.2 gal.
22.8 ft³.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
52.7 ft³.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
126

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.8 in.
111

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53 in.
119

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 in.
125 mi.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
41.4 in.
Golf

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.8 in.
Compact

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
43.9 in.
Hatchback