2021 Toyota Corolla vs Toyota Camry

2021 Toyota Corolla


2021 Toyota Camry
$19,825 MSRP*

Starting Price

$24,970 MSRP*
139-hp 1.8L 4-Cylinder

Starting Engine

203-hp 2.5L 4-Cylinder
31 mpg city, 38 mpg highway

Max Fuel Economy**

28 mpg city, 39 mpg highway
Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0

Standard Safety System

Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5+ (TSS-2.5+)
13.1 cubic feet

Cargo Space (Maximum)

15.1 cubic feet
88.6 cubic feet

Passenger Room

100.4 cubic feet

Toyota has been known for providing exceptional sedans that make getting around Tampa a breeze. If you’re looking for your next sedan and want to know the difference between the Toyota Camry and Corolla models, Wesley Chapel Toyota is here to help. Both of these Toyota sedans provide a unique experience to drivers from their engineering to their interior space, but only one can end up in your driveway. See which is right for you with the Toyota Camry vs. Toyota Corolla, then explore our vast inventory in person today!

Toyota Camry vs. Corolla: Price and Trim Levels

The 2021 Toyota Camry has a starting price of $24,970 MSRP*, while the new 2021 Toyota Corolla features a competitive $19,825 MSRP*, making each a great option for your wallet. But aside from strong starting prices, customers will also be impressed with the many choices they’ll have to find their next sedan as the Camry comes in 12 unique trim levels, while there are nine distinct Corolla trim packages to choose from.

Toyota Camry vs. Corolla: MPG and Performance

As you take on Tampa roads in your next sedan, you want to make sure that you have a vehicle that will fit your commuting needs. If you want more power behind the wheel for your daily drives, then the Toyota Camry has two performance-focused engine options for you to consider. If you want to prioritize fuel economy, then the Toyota Corolla has the fuel-efficient engine options you’re looking for. Explore the engine specs of each model below:

2021 Toyota Camry

  • Standard 2.5L four-cylinder engine with 203 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque
  • Base 8-speed electronic controlled automatic transmission
  • Standard 29 mpg city / 41 mpg highway**
  • Available 3.5L V6 engine with 301 horsepower and 267 lb-ft of torque
  • Available 22 mpg city and 32 mpg highway**
2021 Toyota Corolla

  • Standard 1.8L four-cylinder engine with 121 horsepower and 105 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard CVT transmission
  • Standard 31 mpg city, 38 mpg highway**
  • Available 2.0L four-cylinder engine with 169 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque
  • Available 6-speed Intelligent manual transmission
  • Available 29 mpg city / 36 mpg highway**

The Toyota Camry and the Toyota Corolla also offer hybrid models for Wesley Chapel drivers who are torn between performance and fuel efficiency. Explore our Toyota Corolla Hybrid inventory and our Toyota Camry Hybrid inventory if you’re considering a Hybrid sedan!

Toyota Camry vs. Corolla: Interior Features

When it comes to your sedan interior you want to have access to the latest technology and safety features to complete your ride. That’s why you’ll have peace of mind behind the wheel of either option as you’ll have access to the Toyota Safety Sense and Star Safety systems which offers a range of advanced driver assist features such as Lane Departure Alert, Pedestrian Detection, Traction ControlAutomatic High Beams, Anti-lock Brake System, Brake Assist, and so much more. Plus, you can stay connected and entertained with the accessible 8-inch touchscreen displays found on the Camry trims as well as the Corolla.

Toyota Camry vs. Corolla: Interior Space

If you’re looking for a sedan that provides ample interior space, you can take advantage of similar cargo measurements in either model, but you’ll have just a bit more passenger room with the Camry. See the interior dimensions of both vehicles below:

2021 Toyota Camry L

  • Passenger Volume: 100.4 cubic feet
  • Cargo Room: 14.1 cubic feet on the base trim, 15.1 cubic feet in every other configuration
  • Legroom (Front/Rear): 42.1 inches / 38 inches
  • Shoulder Room (Front/Rear): 57.7 inches / 55.7 inches
  • Hip Room (Front/Rear): 55.4 inches / 54.7 inches
2021 Toyota Corolla L 

  • Passenger Volume: 88.6 cubic feet
  • Cargo Room: 13.1 cubic feet
  • Legroom (Front/Rear): 42 inches / 34.8 inches
  • Shoulder Room (Front/Rear): 54 inches / 51.7 inches
  • Hip Room (Front/Rear): 53.9 inches / 51.3 inches


Compare Toyota Camry vs. Corolla at Wesley Chapel Toyota

Now that you know the difference between Camry and Corolla models, are you ready to explore and experience what these Toyota sedans have to offer to St. Pete area drivers? At Wesley Chapel Toyota you’ll find a great selection of new Toyota Camry and new Toyota Corolla models for sale, along with many other savings on new and recent sedans on our lot. Speak with a member of our finance team to learn more about your leasing and financing options, or to see how much your current vehicle is worth so you can save more on your next vehicle purchase. Contact us today for more information and to schedule an appointment at our dealership near Tampa Bay!



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*MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $955 for Cars (Yaris, Yaris iA, 86, Corolla, Corolla HB, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius Prime, Mirai, Avalon, Avalon HV), $1,120 for Small/Medium Trucks, SUVs and Van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,325 for Large SUVs (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,595 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.
**Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.

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