2019 Honda Civic vs. 2019 Toyota Corolla: Head to Head

2019 Toyota Corolla (Top) / 2019 Honda Civic
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Which Japanese Compact Car is Right For You?

The Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla are two of the world’s best-selling cars. The two models go head to head, battling for buyers’ bucks here in the U.S. year after year. With both cars offering plenty to like – and in the fierce compact car market – it can be tough to choose the right one.

When you’re trying to figure out which model is right for you, it’s important to look at the full picture. This slideshow delivers an in-depth look at each vehicle, using various statistics and U.S. News ratings. Our aim is to tell the true story of each model, and to help you make the most informed decision possible.

Both models have been updated for the 2019 model year. For the Civic, Honda now offers a Sport trim, as well as a refreshed exterior appearance, standard Honda Sensing on all trim levels, and an upgraded Display Audio system.

Though the Toyota Corolla sedan hasn’t been updated, the Corolla Hatchback returned as a completely redesigned model for 2019. The hatchback now comes standard with Toyota’s all-new advanced safety system, as well as Apple CarPlay. The 2020 Corolla sedan received a complete redesign.

When this slideshow was published, the scores were accurate. We continually update our scores as new reviews are published and fresh information comes in, so they may have changed a bit here and there since publication.

Keep reading to find out which of these compact cars is right for you.

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