There's nothing quite like getting around the streets of the Freehold, Englishtown, and Manalapan area in a reliable sedan. If you're in the market for a new sedan, you've probably come across comparing the 2017 Subaru Impreza vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla in your search. Both of these vehicles deliver a great deal of abilities and features to their drivers, but when it comes down to making the actual decision, which one do you choose?

If you're torn between these two sedans, our team at Freehold Subaru will help you make the right choice by highlighting the differences between these vehicles. We'll focus on the respective engine power and performance, interior space and comfort, and even the entertainment and technology. By reading about what sets the vehicles apart, you'll be able to see which one is right for you.

Read a full detailed review of the 2017 Subaru Impreza here.

Subaru Impreza vs. Toyota Corolla: Engine Power & Performance

The first step in determining the victor of the Subaru Impreza vs. Toyota Corolla is by looking under the hood. The Subaru Impreza features the 2.0L four-cylinder Subaru BOXER® engine that is placed flat under the hood while its horizontally-opposed valves feed power into the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system. This engine delivers 152 horsepower and 145 lb-ft of torque. The Toyota Corolla and its 1.8L four-cylinder engine fall short at 132 horsepower and 128 lb-ft of torque.

Subaru Impreza vs. Toyota Corolla: Interior Space & Comfort

The Subaru Impreza opens up with 99.8 cubic feet vs. the 97.5 cubic feet offered in the Toyota Corolla. The difference in volume is more noticeable when looking at the actual passenger space. In the Subaru Impreza, front passengers get 39.8 inches of head room and 43.1 inches of leg room. The Toyota Corolla offers 38.3 inches of head room and 42.3 inches of leg room for passengers in the front. Each vehicle is outfitted with cloth seating appointments for the five passengers that these sedans are capable of carrying.

Subaru Impreza vs. Toyota Corolla: Entertainment & Technology

Both the Subaru Impreza and the Toyota Corolla are each equipped with sophisticated infotainment systems. The Subaru Impreza features the 6.5-inch STARLINK™ screen while the Toyota Corolla features the slightly smaller 6.1-inch Entune™ screen. These respective touchscreens allow drivers to access the media features.

While each sedan features a bevy of entertainment options, the Subaru Impreza features Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, as well as connectivity to Pandora® and Aha™.  Each vehicle features Bluetooth® connectivity, which allows for hands-free communication. You can even use this feature to stream audio entertainment through the respective sound systems.

Learning More to Help You Decide

In this article, you learned all about how the 2017 Subaru Impreza and the 2017 Toyota Corolla differ. You learned that the Subaru Impreza has several advantages, but if you need to learn more, stop by Freehold Subaru to see it for yourself. You can even take it out on the road to get a sense of what the vehicle offers and what it can do.

Schedule your test drive with us at Freehold Subaru-the dealership that's proud to serves drivers all across the Freehold, Englishtown, and Manalapan area.

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