2018 Toyota RAV4 Specs, Release Date

Early next year, to the satisfaction of many lovers of good cars, the latest 2018 Toyota RAV4 will be presented to the audience. Although it will have a very strong competition, the new 2018 RAV4 will continue to be on the top list of the best SUVs in the coming year.

The new SUV will have the opportunity to offer you a capable all-wheel-drive (AWD) system, but will not be off-road-ready like some other models such as Subaru Forester or Jeep Cherokee. This new model will not have premium features and expensive engine options. Which, of course, does not mean that there will not be well-equipped.

On the contrary. If you are looking for a quality SUV, which will provide you with comfort and safety, then the new 2018 Toyota RAV4 the right choice for you.

2018 Toyota RAV4 - front

2018 Toyota RAV4 – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes

All that is good, should not be changed. So, the new 2018 Toyota RAV4 will not be significantly altered. The outer appearance will suffer minimal changes. Comparing the new model to its predecessor, we see that the new SUV will have sharper lines. On Platinum and  Limited models, a power assist is standard. This model will feature a brand new LED lights. The model will have more color options Magnetic Gray, Silver Star, Barcelona Red, Galatic Aqua, Black Currant, Storm Blue, S Code Super White.

Interior:

The interior of this model offers you comfort and commodity. This model will have soft-touch surfaces and high-quality plastics. The model like Base LE will have colors that are contrasting.  When this model in question, certain that the seats upholstered with quality materials. But, the leather is not available. The seats are very comfortable, so you do long trips will not be difficult. Models such as Limited and Platinum have lumbar support. Ample legroom will be for passengers in the back seat. This model offers a great space for luggage.

2018 Toyota RAV4 - interior

2018 Toyota RAV4 – Main Power Production Unit

The latest 2018 RAV4 has two engine variants. The first version of the engine is 2.5-liter inline-4. This engine is capable of producing 176 hp and 172 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy model with this version of the engine is:

  1. 23 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway (FWD),
  2. 22 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway (AWD).

Hybrid model RAV4 have the same version of the engine, means the 2.5-liter inline-4 engine, but with the additional. Atkinson-cycle technology. This system is connected to another two small electric motors. This version of the engine has the ability to produce 194 hp and 206 lb-ft of torque. The model with this engine has a fuel economy of 34 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.

2018 Toyota RAV4 - rear

2018 Toyota RAV4 – Expected Date of Arrival and Price

The official release date of this model does not exist. But, as noted, it is known only that we can expect next year. The price of new Toyota RAV4 2018 will be in the range of $26,700 to $37,200.

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