2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition

This car doesn’t need any special introduction. It is the best-selling model in history of car industry. In 2013, Corolla officially reached the milestone of 40 million units sold. Original model was introduced in 1966 and so far, we have seen eleven generations of it. Current model was launched in 2013 and although it is present only for less than two years, company already prepares some exciting novelties for next-year model. Next year this model celebrates fifty years of existence, so company will release limited series with unique features. It will be called 2016 Toyota Corolla special edition.

2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition

2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition specs

This variant will be produced in only 800 units. The 2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition will be based on the sporty S Plus trim level, but it will feature several unique features. When it is about exterior look, this model will feature standard new look, which came in 2013. It will have very modern and aggressive look, which will be additionally stressed by many design tweaks. Most notable feature will definitely be specially-designed light-alloy 17-inch wheels in gloss black finish. The 2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition will be available in three exclusive colors – Absolutely Red, Black Sand Pearl and Super White.

2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition side view

Interior will be also based on S Plus model. It will be in black color, whit some red accents to give additional sporty feel. Some of notable features will be Smart Key System with pushbutton start, Special Edition floor mats with “Special Edition” logos, Entune Premium Audio with Navigation and App Suite, powered sunroof and many other. When it is about engines, 2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition will be available with only one engine which is already used in “standard” models. It is a 1.8 liter four-cylinder petrol engine, which is paired with Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). Company decided to offer this special model without some additional boosts, so it will have standard amount of power, which is 132 horses and 128 pound-feet of torque.

2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition interior

2016 Toyota Corolla Special Edition release date, price and competition

This model has been already present at 2015 Chicago Auto Show, so it will be available very soon. The 2016 Toyota Corolla is expected to cost around 23.000 dollars. Ford Focus and Chevrolet Cruze are considered as main competitors.