2015 Corolla LE vs S


The 2015 Toyota Corolla is a solid pick for Manassas drivers looking for a reliable sedan. This tried and true Toyota classic is available in four main trims with most offering sub-trims: L, LE, LE Eco and S. All but L can be had as Plus and Premium upgrades.

The Toyota Corolla offers drivers an abundance of practicality with the perfect combination of fuel economy, features, and versatility for an excellent value. While the mid-level LE and S both have the Corolla name and Toyota reliability on their side, they have key points of difference including exterior styling, price, and features.

As a Corolla, the 2015 Toyota Corolla LE and S are both four-door compact sedans that seat five passengers each. Overall, the Corolla sports incredibly spaciousness, with abundant legroom for rear passengers that makes any journey enjoyable.

Both the LE and S come equipped with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine paired to a continuously variable transmission. The fuel economy in both vehicles is almost identical, with 32 mpg in combined driving.* The LE achieves 29 mpg city and 38 mpg highway, while the S returns 29 mpg city and 37 mph highway. This difference is almost negligible, but it’s noteworthy because while each has the same fuel capacity, the LE can go 502 miles, versus the S’s 488 miles, on one tank of gas in highway driving.

The main difference between the S and LE are features. As a step higher up in the line up, the sport-tuned and styled Corolla S has more to offer. Both the S and LE get standard Bluetooth connectivity, heated mirrors, a rearview camera, upgraded six-speaker sound system, and 6-inch touchscreen audio display with app suite. The sporty Corolla S also comes equipped with stylish accents including chrome grill frame, rear spoiler, chrome exhaust tip, and unique wheel covers in addition to interior sport-themed touches like a leather-wrapped steering wheel with paddle shifters with Sport mode for the CVT, and more. Plus and Premium sub-trims add even more features to both trims.

As you can see, both vehicles are equally impressive which can make it hard to choose. Experience the 2015 Corolla LE vs S difference for yourself with a test drive at Miller Toyota in Chantilly, VA today.

*EPA estimates are for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage will vary based on personal driving habits and vehicle maintenance among other factors.

February 19, 2015
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