What is the 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross in St. Louis?
The Toyota Corolla is a favorite among drivers around the globe, including those in the St. Louis, MO area. Its compact design makes it an efficient car, popular among drivers for its remarkable fuel efficiency. Toyota is now expanding on that name by adding a crossover SUV variation of the Corolla to the mix! What is the 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross, and when can you get it at Ackerman Toyota in St. Louis? Read ahead for the details!
2022 Corolla Cross design
Available in front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive configurations, as well as three trims—L, LE, and XLE—the new Corolla Cross fits in nicely with the other stellar crossovers in the Toyota lineup, with a sleek and crafty exterior and a driver-friendly interior. You’ll be given a higher sight line than in the Corolla Sedan and Corolla Hatchback models with this crossover SUV platform, and the integrated rear spoiler and LED lighting add to its appealing look.
When you climb aboard, you will be greeted by a spacious interior that offers plenty of comfortable and convenient amenities. You can opt for available SofTex-trimmed seats as well as an available 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, and even available heated front seats. Also available are a power moonroof and dual-zone automatic climate control. Speaking of climate control, heating and cooling vents for rear passengers are standard on all trims.
Any crossover that wants to compete in a saturated market will need to have a mighty engine under the hood, and the Corolla Cross delivers. Its 2.0-liter Dynamic Force engine is capable of producing 169 horsepower. Furthermore, if you plan to tow anything to take along on your outdoor adventures or even if it’s just necessary for moving day, you’ll be pleased to know that you can tow up to 1,500 pounds when properly equipped.
Infotainment and safety technology
Your safety and convenience are paramount to the experience of driving any Toyota model, and you will find plenty of those features in the 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross. Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ functionalities come standard, and if you’re tired of dealing with charging cables for your phones, you’ll love the available wireless charging on the LE and XLE trims. Your tunes will sound extra sharp on the available JBL® sound system, and some of those tunes can come from the standard three-month trial of SiriusXM All Access, which you can then keep as a paid subscription once the trial period has ended.
When it comes to safety, you’ll have ample smart tech to help you along the way. Toyota Safety Sense, with its bundle of driver-assistance features, comes standard. You can also get Blind Spot Monitor and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert as standard features on the LE and XLE trims, and Front and Rear Parking Assist with Automatic Braking on the XLE.
The 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross is expected to hit dealerships like Ackerman Toyota in St. Louis later this year.