White 2021 Toyota Corolla Side Exterior in a Desert

Updated 2021 Toyota Corolla Adds Track-Tuned Apex Edition to Lineup

What’s New for the 2021 Toyota Corolla Design? 

Your favorite Toyota models change from year to year – adding additional trim levels, new technology, updated style cues and more. The debut of the 2021 Toyota Corolla has many car shoppers asking – what’s new for the 2021 Toyota Corolla design? We are here to help at Downeast Toyota with an overview of the 2021 Toyota Corolla release date, features and specs. 


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2021 Toyota Corolla Release Date and Trim Levels 

The 2021 Toyota Corolla is set to arrive at Downeast Toyota in the summer of 2020. When it arrives, the 2021 Toyota Corolla will be available in seven trim levels – L, LE, SE, SE Nightshade Edition, XLE, XSE and the track-focused Apex Edition – with a price tag that starts at $19,825. The Corolla Apex Edition is built on the foundation of the Corolla SE with 6,000 models expected to be made. 

Silver 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition Front Exterior on Gray Background
Silver 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition Rear Exterior on Gray Background
2021 Toyota Corolla Steering Wheel and Dashboard

2021 Toyota Corolla Apex Edition and Engine Options 

Are you ready to take your Toyota Corolla to the track? The Toyota Corolla Apex Edition will check all the boxes with a 169-horsepower 2.0-liter Dynamic Force four-cylinder engine under the hood that is paired with a 10-speed Sequential Shiftmatic Continuously Variable Transmission or a six-speed Intelligent Manual Transmission. Equipped with a custom body package, a multi-link rear suspension, 18-inch cast aluminum wheels and a sport-tuned exhaust system, the Corolla Apex Edition is ready for the track. The rest of the Toyota Corolla lineup is powered by a base 139-horsepower 1.8-liter four-cylinder, an available 169-horsepower 2.0-liter Dynamic Force four-cylinder and a 1.8-liter Toyota Hybrid System.  

2021 Toyota Corolla Technology and Features 

Safety is a primary focus for many Bangor-area car shoppers and the 2021 Toyota Corolla will deliver award-winning safety with Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 technology that will add a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beams, Lane Tracing Assist and Road Sign Assist. Entertainment is provided by a standard 7-inch Toyota Entune™ 3.0 touchscreen infotainment system that will now give you access to Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa. Additional highlights available for Toyota Corolla models include Toyota SofTex® upholstery, heated front seats, Toyota Smart Key® with Push Button Start, a nine-speaker JBL® stereo system, an 8-inch Entune™ 3.0 touchscreen display and Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert. 


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Are you looking for a reliable, affordable and fun-to-drive compact sedan? The 2021 Toyota Corolla may fit the bill with an updated model lineup and spec sheet. Find out what’s new for the 2021 Toyota Corolla design with this overview by Downeast Toyota. Check out the Downeast Toyota online inventory today to find a Toyota model that matches your lifestyle and specifications!