2019 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 2019 Toyota RAV4?

The Toyota RAV4 has undergone extensive changes between 1995 when the first model was released for sale in the United States and now. The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is in its fifth generation, and this year's model brings substantial changes in comparison to last year. Notably, the entire exterior has been overhauled, and the powertrain has also been updated. New standard features have been loaded into the various trim levels, and there are even a few new trim levels for buyers to choose from. With so many substantial changes in the RAV4, it makes sense to head over to Crown Toyota of Decatur soon to explore all that the new RAV4 offers.

2019 Toyota RAV4

How Have the Trims Evolved for 2019?

During your visit, you will have the chance to learn more about each of the trims that are available for the 2019 RAV4. The six trim levels from lowest to highest are the XLE, the XSE, the XSE Hybrid, the Adventure and the Limited. While each trim level has its own unique list of standard features as well as a few powertrain differences, you may be pleased to learn that each is also well-appointed with a list of exceptional features that promote your comfort behind the wheel.

The features that are available for all trim levels in the 2019 model year include a JBL audio system, five USB ports with QI wireless charging, a seven-inch touchscreen display, Entune 3.0 that gives you access to Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa, a wireless hotspot and more. On the highest end of the spectrum, the Limited comes with an eight-inch touchscreen as well as larger standard wheels, leather seats and an impressive rearview mirror that has the ability to provide you with a wider rear view camera-like look at what is behind the vehicle.

Is a Hybrid Model Available?

2019 Toyota RAV4The Toyota RAV4 has always been a vehicle that is known for its overall functionality. This year's RAV4 is available in both gas-powered and hybrid options. Four-wheel drive continues to be an option, but the Adventure and Limited trim levels now come with an advanced torque-vectoring feature. It boasts all-wheel drive with a rear drive disconnection function.

The base engine for the gas-powered options is a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine that comes with an eight-speed automatic transmission. In the hybrid trim, you will benefit from a continuously variable transmission as well as a redesigned battery pack. A special Multi Terrain Select feature is also available so that you can more easily navigate rough terrain. A great idea is to visit the dealership soon to test drive the various trim levels that you are most interested in purchasing soon.

The 2019 RAV4 Stays Safe On or Off-Road

2019 Toyota RAV4The Toyota brand has a solid reputation for providing its drivers with exceptional safety features as standard equipment at all trim levels, and this tradition carries on with the 2019 Toyota RAV4. Regardless of the trim level that you opt for, you will benefit from the Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 suite. It includes lane tracing assistance, road sign assistance, a pre-collision safety alert, pedestrian detection, auto high beams, lane departure assistance and dynamic radar cruise control.

Keep in mind that the features in this suite are combined with a lengthy array of additional standard safety features. This includes a three-point center harness in the rear row, rear row child safety seat latches, child safety door locks, engine immobilization, improved management of the traction and stability control features, an anti-theft feature and more.

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