Toyota Trim Levels Explained at Northridge Toyota. Your Toyota dealership serving Porter Ranch, Chatsworth, Mission Hills.

Northridge Toyota Trim Levels Explained | Serving Porter Ranch, Chatsworth, Mission Hills

Northridge Toyota Trim Levels Explained | Serving Porter Ranch, Chatsworth, Mission Hills

Finding a new Toyota model should be a fun and exciting experience for car shoppers, and often it is. However, sometimes buyers have concerns or questions about their new Toyota purchase. You might find yourself asking, "Why am I paying $320 a month for my Corolla, but my friend is paying $229 for the same year and model of his/her Corolla?" You also might wonder why your friend’s Camry has a moonroof, and yours doesn’t. At Northridge Toyota near Reseda, we understand your frustrations, and we are here to help.

When it comes to choosing your next new Toyota vehicle, it’s important to understand the different trim levels that are available for each model. Each trim level might come with unique performance options, design details, technology enhancements, safety features, or more.

What Does Each Acronym Mean?

Have you ever wondered what each trim level acronym meant? Each trim level has an acronym that indicates its standing in the lineup. A good tip to remember is that each trim level often builds off the previous one. We can definitely help you understand how each model organizes its trim levels a little better. First, let’s review some of designations below before we get into specific Toyota models that are available at Northridge Toyota.

Toyota Model Acronyms

CE Classic Edition
DX Deluxe
L Entry-Level
LE Luxury Edition
S Sport
SE Sport Edition
SLE Sport Luxury Edition
SR Sport Rally
SR5 Sport Rally 5-Speed
VE Value Edition
XL Executive Luxury
XLE Executive Luxury Edition
XLS Executive Luxury Sport
XR Extreme Rally
XRS Extreme Rally Sport
Limited Luxury Grade
Trail Trail Rated Edition
TRD Toyota Racing Development

 Corolla L vs Corolla SE steering wheel| Northridge Toyota, serving Lake Balboa

Corolla L ("Entry Level") basic steering wheel vs Corolla SE ("Sport Edition") leather stitch steering wheel.


Tacoma SR vs Tacoma SR5 dashboard | Northridge Toyota, serving Chastworth

Different trim can mean a more valuable vehicle and a more comfortable ride; Such as Tacoma SR vs Tacoma SR5 dashboard.


Camry LE vs Camry XLE moonroof | Northridge Toyota, serving Chastworth

Same make, model and year. But trim levels also plays a big part in its overall value. Such as one person paying a certain amount for a lower level trim versus another who pays more for additional luxurious features on a higher trim.

Toyota Model Trim Levels Available at Northridge Toyota Near Reseda

2019 Toyota Corolla

2017 Corolla BLUE CRUSH METALLIC | Northridge Toyota serving Chatsworth

Base Model to High End Trim Levels

  • L
  • LE
  • LE ECO
  • SE
  • XLE
  • XSE

2019 Toyota Camry

2017 Camry RUBY FLARE PEARL | Northridge Toyota serving Porter Ranch

Base Model to High End Trim Levels

  • L
  • LE
  • SE
  • XSE
  • XLE

2019 Toyota Tacoma

2017 Tacoma BLAZING BLUE PEARL | Northridge Toyota serving Canoga Park

Base Model to High End Trim Levels

  • SR
  • SR5
  • TRD Sport
  • TRD Off Road
  • Limited
  • TRD Pro

2019 Toyota Tundra

2017 Tundra BARCELONA RED METALLIC | Northridge Toyota serving Winnetka

Base Model to High End Trim Levels

  • SR
  • SR5
  • Limited
  • Plantinum
  • 1794 Edition
  • TRD Pro

2018 Toyota Rav4

2017 Rav4 BLIZZARD PEARL | Northridge Toyota serving Lake Balboa

Base Model to High End Trim Levels.

  • LE
  • XLE
  • Adventure
  • SE
  • Limited
  • Plantinum

2019 Toyota Highlander

2017 Highlander MIDNIGHT BLACK METALLIC | Northridge Toyota serving Tarzana

Base Model to High End Trim Levels

  • LE
  • LE Plus
  • XLE
  • SE
  • Limited

Toyota Models With One Trim Option

Currently, there are four Toyota models that have only one trim option. The Toyota 86, Corolla iM, Land Cruiser, and Yaris iA each come in one grade, although you can opt for additional packages to personalize your ride. For example, here is the Toyota 86 with its standard trim option, and with its optional TRD sports package:

Toyota 86 single trim but multiple packages | Northridge Toyota, serving Canoga Park, Mission Hills

Toyota Prius Trim Levels

The Toyota Prius, Prius c, and Prius v also do not follow the typical Toyota trim levels. Instead, they are labeled with numbers from one to four to signify their place in the model lineup.

We hope this quick overview of Toyota trim levels has proven helpful when you explore our impressive inventory for your next vehicle. If you have any questions, we will be more than happy to help! Contact our sales team at Northridge Toyota near Reseda with any questions you may have about specific models, trim levels or features.

Northridge Toyota is your neighborhood Toyota dealer, proudly serving the Chatsworth and Reseda areas for more than 40 years.

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