2019 Toyota RAV4
The best selling crossover just got better
Date Posted: November 29, 2018
By Zack Spencer
The Toyota RAV4 is the best selling compact utility and with the new changes that lead will accelerate.
The all-new 2019 Toyota RAV4 is sold is several different trims now. There are still the LE, XLE and Limited models but now there is a more rugged looking Adventure RAV4 in the US, sold as a Trail model in Canada. The sportier XSE is only sold as a hybrid model, featuring a sportier look and a more solid road-feel thanks to a unique suspension.
The gasoline RAV4 models will go on sale before the ned of 2018 and will feature a new D4S 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with 203hp. The power goes to either the front wheels or AWD . the Hybrid model gets a output bump to 219hp combined from the gasoline and electric motors. The Hybrid uses a CVT.
The Inside of all RAV4 models comes with a 7-inch or 8-inch head unit with Apple CarPlay but no Android Auto at this time. The new RAV4 has the latest Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 with more standard equipment.
The RAV4 gasoline starts at just under $28,000. The Hybrid models will go on sale in the spring of 2019, and pricing will come closer to that time.