Toyota Corolla Trim Levels

Toyota Corolla Trim Levels

The 2021 Toyota Corolla has a lot to offer your daily Trevose, Philadelphia, or Bensalem, PA, area commutes. How? Let’s take a closer look at the sedan’s selection of trim levels. There’s a host of options from which you can choose. In fact, the Corolla provides nine trims to match your lifestyle.

To help you find the Corolla that’s customized to fit your distinct sensibilities, the team at Faulkner Toyota Trevose has come up with the following information detailing all of the 2021 Toyota Corolla trim levels. Go ahead and dive in to find out what’s different about each one!

Toyota Corolla L

Toyota Corolla Trim LevelsThe Toyota Corolla L is the base 2021 Corolla trim. This highly efficient model sets the tone in terms of performance, safety, and convenience. Under the hood, you’ll find a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder DOHC 16-valve engine that supplies a full-bodied driving experience to the tune of 139 horsepower and 126 lb-ft of torque.

Some of this trim’s convenience aspects include the fabric-trimmed 6-way adjustable driver’s seat, the 4-way adjustable front passenger seat, and a 7-inch touchscreen display. From this sleek-looking display, you’ll be able to access:

  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay®
  • Amazon Alexa

So, how does this trim support your routine? The air conditioning system comes with a dust and pollen filter for a healthier and more comfortable ride.

Toyota Corolla LE

With the Toyota Corolla LE, you’ll find convenience has been taken up a notch. Such features as the automatic climate control system make it easier to utilize the sedan’s push-button controls. Also worth mentioning are:

  • Bumper-integrated LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Color-keyed power outside mirrors
  • Back front grille with sport mesh insert

The color-keyed power outside mirrors with optional heating function provide optimal visibility in winter. Not only do they help melt snow as you drive, but the feature cuts down on the time clearing snow from your vehicle before heading to work.

When it comes to safety, the LE effectively increases your overall awareness and confidence year-round. Its design reassures you with such features as Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0. This comprehensive driver-assistive suite includes the following:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control

Standard in each of the 2021 Toyota Corolla trim levels, Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 makes commuting safer. Parking is a breeze in this sedan, too. The integrated backup camera with projected path helps you glide into a narrow parking space.

Toyota Corolla Hybrid LE

Toyota Corolla Trim LevelsThe next Toyota Corolla trim level is the Hybrid LE. The hybrid design is a game changer for drivers who emphasize fuel economy in their commutes. The sedan is powered by a 1.8L Hybrid engine. How does design inject value into your commutes?

The engine reaches an efficient EPA-estimated 53 city/52 highway MPG.* What does this mean? You’ll be able to save time and money in your travels. With fewer stops at the pump, drivers are finding more value with the hybrid trim of the Corolla.

Hybrid LE drivers also gain an inside advantage. The 8-inch touchscreen provides easier access to the Corolla’s infotainment. You’ll also get a 3-month trial to SiriusXM® All Access. The satellite radio service provides a broad selection of music to keep each trip feeling fresh.

Toyota Corolla XLE

One of the conveniences you can expect from the XLE is the standard Smart Key System for the front doors and trunk. Paired with Push Button Start, it’s easier to begin your day when you start the sedan’s engine in the morning.

You’ll be better able to enjoy your surroundings, too. This trim also comes with a power tilt/slide moonroof that features a sliding sunshade.

Toyota Corolla SE

Toyota Corolla Trim LevelsAt this level, the color-keyed heated power outside mirrors conveniently include turn signal indicators. This makes driving safer for you and others on the road.

The Toyota Corolla SE also keeps your vehicle more secure. A multifunction in-key remote keyless entry system comes with lock, unlock, panic, and trunk-release functions.

The SE also increases the sedan’s power output. If you drive over hills on your way to work, you’ll do so with more authority thanks to the 2.0L 4-cylinder engine. This engine achieves 169 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque.

Toyota Corolla SE Apex Edition

To add a finishing touch that shows the Corolla’s additional power, you can select the SE Apex Edition. This sedan is equipped with:

  • Bronze/black side rocker panels
  • Rear diffuser accent
  • Color-keyed rear spoiler

Each of these adds to the exterior of the SE Apex Edition, providing drivers with confidence on the inside.

Toyota Corolla SE Nightshade Edition

Add a power color to provide an immersive driving experience. The SE Nightshade edition is outfitted with:

  • Black outside door handles
  • Black-painted sport side rocker panels and rear spoiler
  • 18-inch black-painted alloy wheels and P225/40R18 tires
  • Blacked-out Corolla, SE, and Toyota badging
  • Black roof-mounted shark-fin antenna and window trim

These refinements provide drivers with what they need to travel from Point A to Point B
in style.

Toyota Corolla XSE

Toyota Corolla Trim LevelsWith this next 2021 Toyota Corolla trim level, you and your passengers get an upgrade in comfort. SofTex®-trimmed heated front seats and an 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat help front-row riders relax on the way home from date night. Your copilot can also adjust their positioning with a 4-way adjustable front passenger seat.

Toyota Corolla XSE Apex Edition

The final tier of the 2021 Toyota trim levels is the XSE Apex Edition. How does it elevate your driving?

The exterior receives an upgrade with a sport-tuned exhaust with conical-shaped tip. Bronze and black side rocker panels and rear diffuser accent provide a finishing touch for drivers looking to add a racing feel to their daily commutes.

Find the 2021 Toyota Corolla Trim Level That Makes the Most Sense for You

Now that you have a better idea about what each of the Corolla trim levels is all about, contact the team at Faulkner Toyota Trevose. A test drive at our dealership will help you get a feel for the 2021 Corolla that’s right for you.

Our team can help drivers near Trevose, Philadelphia, and Bensalem schedule a test drive and get a closer look at the trims that interest them most.


* EPA-estimated 53 city/ 52 hwy/52 combined mpg for 2021 Corolla Hybrid LE. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle’s condition and how/where you drive. See