The weight of a Toyota Corolla is roughly 2,800 pounds, as of 2014. The Corolla has been in production since 1966 and was the best-selling car in the world in 1974. The Corolla has continued to be one of the best-selling cars.
The Corolla was classified as a subcompact car from 1966 to 1991, and after 1991, it became classified as a compact car. Corollas were initially produced as rear-wheel drive cars, but modern models are front-wheel drive. The main competitor of the Corolla is the Honda Civic. There were over 40 million Corollas sold and 11 different generations produced by 2013. The Corolla's predecessor was the Toyota Publica.