Toyota puts the sensible in SUV with the all-new Corolla Cross

The Corolla Cross may not look particularly striking but this hybrid SUV could be the answer to what many of the Japanese brand’s buyers are seeking

Toyota Corolla Cross: the five-seat hybrid SUV is entering what is arguably the most competitive – and potentially lucrative – market segment

It takes time for any product to become a household name, but with 50 million units sold in the 55 years since its introduction, the Corolla nameplate has certainly become a hugely successful one for Toyota. In fact, back in 2018, Toyota dropped the name of its Auris hatchback and estate in favour of a return to the more widely known “Corolla” badge.

Now the Japanese car maker is bolstering that name with the addition ...