The Toyota Corolla we all know and love has stepped into a new era and it’s more exciting than ever. With a heritage of more than five decades, it was reborn multiple times. However, this latest incarnation is a double premiere for the Corolla badge: it’s now back with a compact five-door hatchback body with a self-charging hybrid drivetrain. Both novelties are welcome developments for rideshare driving, making the car zippy as well as economical in the city.

At just 4.2L/100km combined, it beats any traditional petrol engine in the fuel economy race, and the electric motor’s instant torque gives you the upper hand when accelerating from a stop. The clever and efficient CVT transmission ensures the smoothest ride currently available, while also saving you money at the service station – in tandem with the regenerative braking system.

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Check out some of the features that make the Toyota Corolla great for ridesharing:

Why you’ll love it

  • 4.2L/100km combined fuel consumption
  • 8″ colour touchscreen multimedia display
  • LED headlights with automatic high beam
  • LED taillights, daytime running lights and rear fog lamps
  • Electronically retractable, heated door mirrors
  • Front bucket seats and 60/40 split-fold rear seats
  • Front and rear power windows
  • Smart entry and start system
  • 4.2″ multi-information display with steering wheel controls
  • Lane departure alert with steering assist
  • Pre-collision safety system
  • Reversing camera
  • Hill-start assist control

Why your riders will love it

  • 7 SRS airbags, 5-star ANCAP rating
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • 4 x cup holders and 4 x bottle holders
  • 6-speaker audio system with AUX, USB and Bluetooth input
  • Smooth ride due to the CVT transmission and all-speed active cruise control
  • Fresh, stylish look

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