Toyota RAV4 Model Review

23/30  CITY/HWY
EPA-Estimated MPG
8.3  Sec.
0-60 MPH
4
Doors
5
Seats
73.4  cu ft
Cargo Space

What's New for the 2018 Toyota RAV4?

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 tackles city streets and off-road trails in all kinds of weather while keeping passengers safe and comfortable. Updates for the year include an Adventure trim level that adds a Tow Package to maximize hauling, a heated steering wheel, and optional built-in heating and power-operations for front seats on lower-level trims that contain cloth upholstery.

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2018 Toyota RAV4 Trims & Features

On the LE, Front-Wheel Drive eases road maneuvers with rack-and-pinion Electric Power Steering and a turning circle diameter of 34.8 feet from curb to curb. Halogen projector-beam headlights automatically come on and off. For the XLE, Cut through inclement weather with fog lights that are integrated into the front bumper. Heating built into the power outside mirrors help eliminated frost and snow in the winter. With the Adventure trim, the higher ride height and 18-inch alloy wheels easily conquer broken terrain. Plug in equipment like extra lights using the 120-volt power outlet in the cargo area. For the SE, Paddle shifters that are mounted on the steering wheel make it more convenient to switch gears while keeping your hands on the wheels. LED increase the brightness and durability of the projector-beam headlights. With the Limited, Instantly recall the settings you defined for the power-adjustable 8-way driver seat using the built-in memory. Apps like Pandora for music and Facebook Places for city info are now included in Entune Audio. Finally the Platinum, merges views from multiple cameras, the Bird's Eye View Camera creates a virtual perspective of what surrounds your vehicle. The Smart Key System for all doors avoids fumbling for keys when you enter the vehicle.

2018 Toyota RAV4 Horsepower

2018 Toyota RAV4 MufflerThe following power plants are available for nearly all 2018 Toyota RAV4 trims except for the Adventure and Platinum, which are only available with conventional engines. To produce 176 horsepower and 172 lb.-ft. of torque, the 2.5L inline-4 depends on Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence and Dual Overhead Cams. The 6-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission with intelligence delivers 23 MPG in the city and 30 MPG on the highway while maximizing towing to 1,500 lbs. When you combine the engine, battery and electric motor into a hybrid system, you get up to 34 MPG in the city and 30 MPG on the highway using the Continuously Variable Transmission. You can track your driving operations to optimize efficiency at 194 horsepower through the energy monitor and a unique gauge cluster.

2018 Toyota RAV4 Safety

2018 Toyota RAV4 RearThe Toyota RAV4 protects you and your riders with the following. The Star Safety System works behind the scenes to ensure that the mechanical features of the vehicle keep you free from harm. They include Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Smart Stop Technology, Anti-lock Brake System, Brake Assist, and Electronic Brake-force Distribution. Toyota Safety Sense™ P is a suite of protective features that rely on sensors and cameras to monitor for unsafe situations. They include Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Pre-Collision with Pedestrian Detection and Automatic High Beams. Additional safety systems include the Blind Spot Monitor for detecting if a vehicle is in your blind zone, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert to monitor for cars crossing your backward path and eight airbags that deploy during a collision.

You will want to try out the advantages of the 2018 Toyota RAV4 to find out if they provide what you want in a vehicle. Take one out for a test drive by contacting Village Pointe Toyota today.

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