2016 Toyota Corolla LE Eco a Fuel Efficiency Winner

January 14th, 2016 by

2016 Toyota CorollaThe 2016 Toyota Corolla follows a long line of small cars that have for many years provided drivers with fun and sporty performance and great fuel efficiency. That’s one of the reasons we love the 2016 Toyota Corolla here at Midtown Toyota, and it’s one of the reasons drivers keep coming to our Toyota dealership serving Des Plaines to check it out. And there’s even one model in the lineup that one-ups its siblings. It’s the 2016 Toyota Corolla LE ECO, and it’s designed from the start to get even better fuel efficiency while retaining the fun-to-drive character that makes it such a winner.

The 2016 Toyota Corolla LE Eco is available from your Des Plaines area Toyota dealers in three trim levels. Each model comes equipped with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 140 horsepower and 126 lb-ft of torque, matched to a continuously variable transmission and driving the front wheels. Its engine features advanced Valvematic technology that helps it operate more efficiently while providing an engaging and entertaining driving experience.

The 2016 Toyota Corolla LE Eco also features an ECO Mode that when engaged relaxes the output of the accelerator to reduce fuel usage and maximize efficiency. It also modifies the operation of the air conditioning system to reduce its effects on the car’s systems and increase efficiency. And it comes with 16-inch wheels specially designed to enhance aerodynamics, and a rear spoiler. It all helps the 2016 Toyota Corolla LE Eco achieve fuel economy ratings estimated as high as around 30 miles per gallon in the city and around 42 miles per gallon on the highway.

The 2016 Toyota Corolla is already a fuel efficiency winner, yet Toyota was able to come up with a way to improve fuel efficiency even further with the 2016 Toyota Corolla LE Eco. So if you’d like to learn more about driving a fuel efficient 2016 Toyota Corolla around Des Plaines and the area, come in to Midtown Toyota today to check it out!

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