Toyota is one of the most well-known vehicle brands globally, and the Toyota RAV4 is one of their most famous cars. It offers unique styling and advanced driver assistance features like cutting-edge blind-spot monitoring and sturdy black alloy wheels to give motorists a smooth and luxurious driving experience. This article will examine everything you need to know about the Toyota RAV4 to help you decide if this car is a worthwhile fit.

Read About The Toyota RAV4 Specs

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RAV4 Trims

The Toyota RAV4 is a compact crossover SUV that allows you to adventure anywhere you want to go. The RAV4 is celebrated for its practical functionality and its fuel efficiency. Of course, Toyota also happens to be one of the most dependable vehicle producers in the world. Millions of Toyota owners around the world can testify to the hardiness and dependability of their vehicles. When it comes to the RAV4, there are 5 different trim levels to choose from. The GX-R variants are the entry-level models and the VX variants are premium-level models.

Toyota RAV4 2.0 GX-R CVT AWD From R 624 800

Blue toyota RAV4 2.0 GX-R CVT AWD

Toyota RAV4 2.0 VX CVT 2WD From R635 500

black Toyota RAV4 2.0 VX  CVT 2WD

Toyota RAV4 2.5 GX-R CVT Hybrid E-Four From R663 400

blue Toyota RAV4 2.5 GX-R CVT Hybrid E-Four

Toyota RAV4 2.5 VX AT AWD From R723 400

light grey Toyota RAV4 2.5 VX AT AWD

Toyota RAV4 2.5 VX CVT Hybrid E-Four From R744 900

red Toyota RAV4 2.5 VX CVT Hybrid E-Four

One of the best aspects of the RAV4 is its capability to tackle different terrains. The AWD (all-wheel drive) is perfect for adventures that may take you on the road less tRAV4elled. The GX-R and VX AWD models are equipped with Multi-Terrain Select to make your drive that much smoother.

CFAO Toyota has all of the newest vehicle stock for you to peruse. If a RAV4 variant has caught your eye, we recommend that you book a complimentary test drive. If you have any additional questions, we encourage you to reach out to a dealership near you.

For full details on a specific Trimline, contact your nearest CFAO Toyota dealership or download the full Toyota RAV4 Specs brochure here.

Toyota RAV4 Specifications

There are 3 variants of the normal Toyota RAV4 – as opposed to the new hybrid model. We will be taking a closer look at each of their specifications so that you have all the information you need to pick the right trim line.

RAV4 Engine Specs

Specifications 2.0 GX-R CVT AWD 2.0 VX CVT 2WD 2.5 VX AT AWD
Max Power (kW @ r/min) 127 @ 6600 127 @ 6600 152 @ 6600
Max Torque (Nm @ r/min) 203 @ 4400 - 4900 203 @ 4400 - 4900 243 @ 4000 - 5000
Fuel System Petrol-SFI + D-4S Petrol-SFI + D-4S Petrol-SFI + D-4S
Fuel Consumption (l/100km) 6.7 6.5 7.3
CO2 Emissions (g/km) 153 147 166

toyota RAV4 driving fast on a road by the beach

RAV4 Dimensions & Capacities Specs

Specifications 2.0 GX-R CVT AWD 2.0 VX CVT 2WD 2.5 VX AT AWD
Dimensions & Capacities
Height (mm) 1685 1690 1690
Length (mm) 4615 4600 4600
Width (mm) 1865 1855 1855
Fuel Tank Size (l) 55 55 55
Luggage Capacity (l) 733 733 733
Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) 2175 2115 2195
Towing Capacity - Braked (kg) 1000 1000 1500

interior space in the toyota RAV4 with sunset in background

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Specifications

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You can choose between two different hybrid vehicles in the Toyota RAV4 range. The Toyota RAV4 stays ahead of the game in this category, with strong monetary and environmental perks relative to the competition. Continue reading to learn more about the RAV4 Hybrid specs.

RAV4 Engine Specs

Specifications 2.5 GX-R CVT Hybrid E-Four 2.5 VX CVT Hybrid E-Four
Max Power (kW @ r/min) 131 @ 5700 131 @ 5700
Max Torque (Nm @ r/min) 221 @ 3600 - 5200 221 @ 3600 - 5200
Fuel System Petrol Hybrid-SFI + D-4S Petrol Hybrid-SFI + D-4S
Fuel Consumption (l/100km) 4.8 4.8
CO2 Emissions (g/km) 110 109

silver RAV4 hybrid driving down a country road

RAV4 Hybrid Dimensions & Capacities Specs

Specifications 2.5 GX-R CVT Hybrid E-Four 2.5 VX CVT Hybrid E-Four
Dimensions & Capacities
Height (mm) 1685 1685
Length (mm) 4615 4600
Width (mm) 1865 1855
Fuel Tank Size (l) 55 55
Luggage Capacity (l) 733 733
Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) 2230 2230
Towing Capacity - Braked (kg) 1000 1000

white RAV4 Hybrid back exterior view

Toyota RAV4 FAQs

Are RAV4 reliable cars?

The RAV4 is a car that is known for its dependability and reliable performance. According to Auto Express Online, the RAV4 scored 5 out of 5 stars in the Euro NCAP crash test tests. The vehicle also received 4 out of 5 stars for its reliability and safety rating from AutoExpress Online.

Is a RAV4 an AWD?

The RAV4 comes in a variety of different wheel mechanisms. The RAV4 is available in AWD (all-wheel drive), FWD (front-wheel drive) and E-Four in the hybrid models.

What problems does the Toyota RAV4 have?

The RAV4 has had previous issues with transmission problems, however, these complaints are only from models produced before 2021. The full article can be read here if you want to know more.

Is the RAV4 worth buying?

The RAV4 is an incredible fuel-efficient car and comes standard with a host of safety & technology features. This makes this compact SUV crossover one of the most cost-effective automotive investments on the market.

Invest In Your Toyota RAV4

If you’d like to find a Toyota RAV4 for sale near you, we are here to help! We have various certified Toyota dealerships across the country that can assist you with purchasing your next car. If you’d like to test out the RAV4 please book a test drive online to save you money and time!

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