2019 Honda Civic Hatchback vs. Toyota Corolla Hatchback

August 6th, 2019 by

2019 Honda Civic Hatchback Exterior Side Angle Night Drive

Drivers comparing 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback vs. Toyota Corolla Hatchback are typically looking for a vehicle with roomy dimensions and an ideal balance of performance and efficiency. As such, it isn’t surprising to see the Honda Civic Hatchback invariably edging ahead.

To understand why, simply read on to compare the Honda Civic Hatchback and Toyota Corolla Hatchback on:

  • MSRP and Residual Value
  • Power and MPG
  • Passenger and Cargo Space

MSRP and Residual Value 

2019 Honda Civic Hatchback Interior Cargo SpaceAt $21,450 MSRP* for the 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback vs. $20,140 MSRP for the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, the Honda Civic Hatchback is actually priced a little higher. However, its enduring popularity and excellent reputation mean it holds considerably more value as time passes.

  • ALG Residual Value % After 36 Months: 56% with the Honda Civic Hatchback vs. 45% with the Toyota Corolla Hatchback.
  • ALG Residual Value % After 60 Months: 38% with the Honda Civic Hatchback vs. 27% with the Toyota Corolla Hatchback.

Power and MPG

2019 Honda Civic Hatchback LX CVT 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback SE 6MT
174 Horsepower 168
162 Torque 155
Up to an EPA-estimated 31** City MPG Up to an EPA-estimated 28
Up to an EPA-estimated 40** Highway MPG Up to an EPA-estimated 37

It’s rare for one vehicle to offer both stronger engine specs and higher MPG ratings than another, but the Honda Civic Hatchback does just that. With the standard Toyota Corolla Hatchback, you’ll put in more fuel only to receive inferior performance.


Passenger and Cargo Space

2019 Honda Civic Hatchback 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback
25.7 Cubic Feet Trunk Volume 17.8 Cubic Feet
97.2 Cubic Feet Passenger Volume 84.6 Cubic Feet
39.3 Inches Front Headroom 38.4 Inches
42.3 Inches Front Legroom 42.0 Inches
57.0 Inches Front Shoulder Room 54.0 Inches

The Honda Civic Hatchback and Toyota Corolla Hatchback might be compact models, but only the Toyota Corolla actually feels compact once you get inside. From cargo space to legroom, the Honda Civic is considerably more accommodating.


Nothing Quite Compares to the 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback

As summed up by Edmunds.com, “the 2019 Honda Civic is the one to beat”. Whether you want to explore trim levels, check our special offers, or arrange a test drive, don’t hesitate to contact us directly or visit your nearest Tri-State Honda dealer.

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $930.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

**Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.