Continuing the Corolla range’s “plus alpha” concept, the new Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid combines the spacious interior and outstanding utility of an SUV with powerful performance and superb fuel efficiency.
This five-seater hybrid SUV is propelled by a four-cylinder inline engine that produces 96 bhp and 142 Nm of maximum torque with a front motor system output of 71 bhp and 163 Nm of torque, coupled with an E-CVT transmission. It also comes with three driving modes, including Eco, Normal and Power for a tailored driving experience.
Offering a fresh, innovative and expansive form for the demands of the modern age, the new Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid outperforms its top rivals with more power, style and practicality.
Special Features of the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid
7-inch Infotainment System
Showcasing the latest innovation of the Japanese brand, the new Toyota Corolla Cross comes equipped with a 7-inch infotainment system that allows you to connect your smartphones through Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto integration.
Such a feature enables you to access your favourite apps on your device while driving.
Manual Adjustable Driver’s Seat
Experience a new form of comfortable driving with the 6-way manually adjustable driver’s seat of the new Toyota Corolla.
This feature allows the driver to manually adjust the seat forward, backward, cushion, backrest and seat height.
17-inch Alloy Wheels
Complementing Corolla Cross’ athletic stance is the machined-finish 17-inch steel wheels.
Their clean design balances a look that’s sporty and chic while its wheel caps reduce the accumulation of dirt and moisture.
Smart Entry System
Showcasing maximum convenience, the smart entry system allows you to lock, unlock, and start the engine easily without the use of your physical car key.
It uses wireless technology to “recognize” when both the key and the vehicle are within 2.3 feet of either the front or back door handles.
Drive Selection Mode
For that bespoke driving experience, the new Corolla Cross features three drive modes that elevate its power dynamics.
It includes Eco mode that helps improve fuel economy, Normal mode for everyday movement in town and under average speeds, and Power mode for increasing hybrid system acceleration response.
An EV drive mode switch is also added to allow you to drive with pure electric power at low speeds.
Toyota Safety Sense
The Toyota Safety Sense is designed to help protect you and your passengers and is packed with active safety features.
These smart safety features are Lane Departure Alert, Pre-Collision Safety System, Radar Cruise Control, Road sign assist, Automatic High Beam, and Preceding vehicle start notification function.
Interior of the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid
Luxurious and Spacious Interior
The Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid offers numerous advanced technologies and practical features, led by a 7-inch infotainment system with Bluetooth, Apple Carplay and Android Auto compatibility.
Maximum comfort and versatility are guaranteed with a 6-way manually adjustable driver’s seat, a 4-way manually adjustable front passenger seat and a 60:40 split-folding rear seat with a reclining function.
3-Spoke Steering Wheel
Covered in genuine leather and painted in silver, the 3-spoke steering wheel features innovative and convenient functions that help your drive efficiently and relaxed.
It includes electric power steering that uses an electric motor rather than a hydraulic system to assist the driver and tilt & telescopic steering allow the drivers to adjust the steering wheels position according to their preferences.
With the advanced analogue metre with a 4.2-inch TFT colour display, this multi-information display shows various information and messages to keep you informed about the vehicle’s operation, external weather conditions, and safety systems.
It is located directly in front of the steering wheel so you have all the important information at eye level.
4-way Manual Front Passenger Seat
The passenger seat in the new Toyota Corolla is equipped with a manual 4-way seat that provides a comfortable driving position. It allows the passenger to manually adjust the seat forward, backward, up, and down.
6:4 Split Foldable Rear Seat
Expanding the luggage area, this all-new compact SUV comes with an innovative 60:40 split foldable rear seat with a reclining function.
These seats can be folded down into various ways to provide ample space for extra passengers or bulky luggage items.
Center Console Box
Toyota has equipped the Corolla with a centre console storage compartment where you can keep small items easily accessible without cluttering your dashboard.
This allows you to better organize the interior of your vehicle, which contributes to a comfortable and stress-free drive. It also houses a 12V DC accessory socket and a USB port for charging your electronic devices.
Exterior of the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid
Commanding and Powerful Exterior
This compact SUV features a clean, fuss-free design complemented by the double trapezoidal front grille and flared 3-dimensional fenders.
A full set of 17-inch steel wheels with wheel caps complete its athletic and robust appearance.
Automatic High Beam
Giving you a clear view of the road ahead, the automatic high beam is part of the Toyota Safety Sense that detects oncoming lights of other vehicles and protects you and other drivers from being blinded by high beams.
It switches off the high beam and activates the low beam as soon as it detects headlights and turns the high beams back on when the headlights pass.
Rear Combination Lamp
To ensure better visibility at night and guarantee more safety when driving, the rear combination lamp is consist of an LED tail & stop lamp and turn lamp that is equipped with various bulb systems.
The LED tail and stop lamp automatically light up when the vehicle slows down while the LED turn lamp flashes light indicating that is turning left or right, notifying other drivers trailing behind you.
Power Operated Windows
The power-operated windows on the new Toyota Corolla Cross enhance the convenience of every passenger on board. It is raised and lowered by a motor, controlled by a switch.
When the switch is pressed, it completes a circuit and sends electricity to the motor which then moves the window up or down.
Auto Electric Retractable Remote Control
Experience a convenient drive as this five-seater hybrid SUV comes with an auto electric retractable remote control that automatically retracts or restores the exterior mirrors with the integrated car door’s locking mechanism.
It also comes equipped with a LED side turn lamp and coloured door mirror auxiliary confirmation device with a heater.
One of the most common aerodynamic accessories, the rear spoiler disrupts the airflow at the back of the vehicle to prevent it from lifting when the air goes under the vehicle.
It also complements the aggressive and sporty look of the new Toyota Corolla Cross.
Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid Specifications
- 3-Spoke steering wheel with controls (genuine leather-wrapped, silver-painted)
- Shift knob (Genuine leather-wrapped and satin plated)
- Drive selection mode (Eco, Normal, Power)
- EV drive mode switch
- Analog meter + 4.2 inch TFT colour multi-information display
- Hybrid system indicator
- Electric power steering
- Tilt & Telescopic steering
- Power windows (front and rear – one-touch type)
- Brake / Fuel / Fuel lid opener
- Shift position indicator
- Factory Fabric seats
- Front Seat
- Driver 6-way manual seat
- Passenger seat 4-way manual seat
- 6:4 split foldable rear seat (with reclining function)
- Front console Tray
- Center side register bezel knob
- Shifter bezel (satin like paint + piano black)
- Center console box
- Sun visor (with vanity mirror/ticket holder for driver/passenger seat) with LED light
- Inside door handle
- Automatic air-conditional and heater control panel (with electric inverter compressor) – dual climate
- Illuminated entry system (LED room lamp, front personal lamp)
- Clean air filter
- Door scuff plate
- Front cup holder (2 pieces) Front and rear door pocket (with 1 bottle holder)
- Passenger seat back pocket
- Accessory socket (DC12V / 120W / 1 in center console box)
- USB terminal for charging
- Smart entry (driver, passenger and luggage door)
- Anti-theft system immobilizer system
- 17” Wheels – Steel (with cap)
- Front lower grille and rear lower bumper – Black
- Door window frame moulding – Black
- Rear Spoiler
- Front & rear power operated windows
- Electric Power Steering
- Regenerative braking system
- LED headlamp
- Turning Signal + clearance lamp
- Rear combination lamp
- LED tail & stop lamp + turn lamp
- LED high mount stop lamp (12 lights)
- Auto electric retractable remote control with LED side turn lamp, coloured door mirror auxiliary confirmation device (with heater)
- Anti-glare inner mirror
- SRS airbags
- Dual front
- Front side
- Full-length curtain airbags
- Driver’s knee airbag
- Toyota Safety Sense
- Lane Departure Alert
- Pre-Collision Safety System (pedestrian – day/night) (bicycle – day)
- Radar Cruise Control
- Road sign assist (RSA)
- Automatic High Beam (AHB)
- Preceding vehicle start notification function
- Parking support brakeSpot (prevention of front and rear)
- Electronic parking brake and brake hold
- Manual Headlamp levelling
- ABS and brake assist with EBD
- Hill start assist control
- Rear window defogger with timer
- General purpose ISOFIX compatible child seat fixing bar / top tether anchor
- Seatbelt sign + reminder (warning sound)
- 7” infotainment player with Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto TM compatible
- Speakers (4)
- LED front fog lights
- Rear LED foglights (on right side only)
- Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) + Parking support brake (vehicle approaching from behind)
- Steering heater
Technical Data of the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid
|Engine||In-line 4 cylinder|
|Engine Capacity||1,797 cc|
|Max Output||96 bhp (72 kW) / 5,200 rpm|
|Max Torque||142 Nm / 3,600 rpm|
|Front Motor Output||71 bhp (52 kW)|
|Front Motor Torque||163 Nm|
|Top Speed||TBA km/h|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||4,490 mm x 1,825 mm x 1,620 mm|
|Fuel Tank capacity||36L|
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History of Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid
The Toyota Corolla Cross is a C-segment compact crossover SUV produced by Toyota since 2020. It adopts the Corolla nameplate and is positioned as a more practical and larger alternative to the C- HR.
This new Corolla Cross Hybrid is based on the same TNGA-C or GA-C platform as the Corolla E210 series. It was first introduced in Thailand in July 2020 and in other Southeast Asian markets and Taiwan in the same year, while its launch in other markets started in 2021.
The Corolla Cross shares the same 2,640 mm wheelbase as the C-HR but has a larger footprint with a focus on interior space and practicality. Its interior is the same as the regular Corolla with minor revisions and offers a boot capacity of 487 litres.
In September 2021, the Japanese-marketed Corolla Cross was unveiled with a differentiated front end, headlights and taillights, as well as the special Corolla “C” logo on the front. It is also available in a range of trim levels including X, G, S, and Z, and is offered with the 1.8-litre 2ZR-FAE petrol engine and a 1.8-litre 2ZR-FXE hybrid petrol engine.
From December 2021, the Corolla Cross is available in Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Brazil, the United States, South Africa, Malaysia, and China. In late 2022, Toyota Australia has confirmed that it will import the vehicle from Japan.
Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid FAQ
How many seats do the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid have?
The Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid has a five seating capacity.
How many cc/power does the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid have?
The Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid has a 1,797 cc and has a maximum output of 96 bhp and 142 Nm of torque.
In what colour does the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid available?
The Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid is available in Cement Gray Metallic, Silver Metallic, Attitude Black Mica, Avant-garde Bronze Metallic, and Dark blue Mica Metallic.
What is its fuel efficiency?
The Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid has a fuel tank capacity of 47 litres and a fuel economy of 26.2km/L with an E-CVT transmission.
Where can I view the Toyota Corolla Cross 1.8G Hybrid?