Toyota has opened the order books for the 2023 Corolla in the UK roughly three months after the facelifted model was unveiled for the European market.
British shoppers can order the 2023 Toyota Corolla in Icon, Design, GR Sport, and Excel guises, all of which are available in hatchback and Touring Sports Wagon body styles. Prices kick off at £29,610 ($34,591) for the Corolla Icon in hatchback guise with the 1.8-liter hybrid powertrain and increase to £30,945 ($36,527) for the Touring Sports Wagon. Those seeking the 2.0-liter hybrid will need to cough up at least £31,355 ($37,010) for the Icon hatchback and £32,690 ($38,586) for the Icon Touring Sports Wagon.
A host of features come standard on the Icon. These include 16-inch alloy wheels, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, Smart Connect infotainment system with a 10.5-inch display, wireless charger, smart entry, front and rear parking sensors, scuff plates, and upgraded remote services.
The 2023 Corolla Design range is available from £31,180 ($36,804) for the 1.8-liter hatchback and tops out at £34,260 ($40,439) for the 2.0-liter Touring Sports Wagon. Among the upgrades enjoyed by the Design include 17-inch wheels, bi-LED headlights, rear privacy glass, auto-folding door mirrors, rain-sensing wipers, ambient cabin illumination, and an auto-dimming rear-view mirror. A panoramic roof is optional.
Next is the Corolla GR Sport that kicks off at £32,390 ($38,232) and tops out at £35,850 ($42,316). It adds 18-inch alloy wheels, distinctive paint finishes, and GR sports seats with part-leather bolsters.
Last but not least is the Excel. Priced from £32,800 ($38,716) and topping out the range at £36,260 ($42,800), the Corolla Excel benefits from unique 18-inch wheels, adaptive headlights, sports seats with leather upholstery, power front seat lumbar adjustment, head-up display, rear seat air conditioning control, power tailgate with kick sensors, Blind Spot Monitor, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Bi-tone paint and a panoramic roof can also be optioned.