The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is quite the game changer in the mid-SUV category. It is fitted with new technology under the hood which promises you more power. A new redesigning gives it a sharp trim that is not only modern but also classy. It is a car made to handle your daily errands comfortably and has enough torque for off-road without fear of stalling.
2019 Toyota RAV4 – Several Changes
The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is quite a looker, having received a redesign from the previous models. It is available in several colors so the buyer is spoilt for choice. The front of the car is quite trimmed. It is fitted with a large redesigned bumper, foglights and LED headlamps. The grille is also made smaller and more solid.
The car is fitted with five doors for easy entry and loading of luggage. A roof rack runs along the edges of the top while a spoiler further complements the looks of this 2019 Toyota RAV4. With a standard wheelbase of 104.7 inches, you get 17″ alloy wheels. These can comfortably take you through off-road tracks. The car has a turning circle of 36.8 inches and therefore you can easily turn or park in tight spots.
The Interior of this 2019 Toyota RAV4 brings re-freshness. There are five fabric seats, each fitted with a headrest. Five adults can comfortably fit in this car. Additionally, the rear seats have a folding center armrest and can also be reclined. The interior comes either in black or beige/brown. The dashboard is fitted with a friendly info-tenement console that is easily accessible by the driver.
For comfort and convenience, the 2019 Toyota RAV4 is fitted with cruise control, keyless entry, electric power steering, the backup camera, turn signals in rear-view mirrors, front seatback storage, interior air filtration, dual vanity mirrors, front and rear cup-holders and both driver and passenger airbags for safety.
Engine and Fuel Economy
The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is fitted with a 2.5L gasoline engine. It is able to produce 176 hp @ 6000 rpm. It is also able to produce 172 ft-lbs. torque @ 4100rpm. That will comfortably pull you through even when full to capacity without affecting performance. The engine is fitted with VVTi technology to maximize fuel economy.
You will get an estimated 22 mpg and 29 mpg for city and highway respectively. The total fuel the tank can hold is 15.9g. A 2.5L hybrid model is also available. All variants are fitted with the 6-speed manual or CVT automatic transmissions.
Market Price and Release
The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is expected to retail at between $27,000 to $38,000 in the US market. This includes the hybrid variant which is the most costly. Note also that the all wheel drive variants cost slightly more than the front wheel drive only variants. The release date is set for the end of 2018.