Corolla S with the CVT-IS comes with the
sport mode button behind the shift lever. you can press it when you want to
enhance performance. when engaged, four things happen: First, a sport mode
indicator appears in the instrument panel. Second, throttle response is
increased to help you accelerate faster Third, the transmission programming is
changed to shift at a higher, more performance-oriented RPM than normal. and fourth, the electric power steering assist will adjust to give you a sportier
driving feel at road speeds. Press the button again to return to normal mode or, simply turn the engine off. Next time it’s started you’ll be back in normal mode.