2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Release Date and Changes
New cars come every year and Toyota knows how to survive on market. 2019 Toyota RAV4 gets new updates to attract more customers to enjoy pleasurable journey and driving.
2019 Toyota RAV4 belongs to fourth generation and part of crossover car from Toyota flagship. As you know, Toyota only produces this car specifically to fulfill market demand for crossover. There are many competitors in this market, but it still stays at the top selling car.
Toyota is not new in car industry and you may recognize many vehicles with different characteristic and specifications. Actually, RAV4 was SUV model that introduced in 1994 as first generation. The model is changed dramatically and put into fourth generation.
Design of 2019 Toyota RAV4
This car is the combination between SUV and compact car. First generation was very box-shaped. Last generation is already smoother in countries and frame. It is more aerodynamic which is less wind resistant.
2019 Toyota RAV4 uses sharp front grille with Toyota emblem and tight headlamp. It is already in LED to improve visibility of driver during harsh journey. The car has two doors on the left and right then one upside-down mode at back.
After exterior, it is time to open the door and see its cabin. The seats are two-row with high-grade leather covers this area. Four to five people are able to sit inside the cars, include driver. This car is already equipped with seatbelt and airbags to increase the safety measure.
This car uses new technology to improve driving panel and instrument. You can see the display at front dashboard with some menus to control the car condition. It is also part of navigation to provide reliable information about weather, traffic, road, and direction.
Engine of 2019 Toyota RAV4
2019 Toyota RAV4 has three types of engines: petrol, diesel, and hybrid. For petrol or gasoline, the engine capacity is 2.0 and 2.5 liter to exhaust 149 and 176 horsepower respectively. Another engine is diesel with capacity 2.0 and 2.2 liter. The powertrains are 122 and 148 horsepower respectively.
The last engine is hybrid which combines gasoline and electric machine. It has 2.5-liter capacity and the powertrain is about 194 horsepower. Hybrid is new variant and the price is more expensive than standard variant.
This car has medium acceleration time and reaches 100 km/h in eight to nine second. Good news about Toyota is about high fuel efficiency. Based on eligible test, this car is able to reach 34 miles for 1 gallon. Therefore, the car is reliable for daily transportation at urban and rural area.
Specs and design determine the price of car. Initial price starts from $25,000 and it may go higher for advanced variants. You should ask local dealer for the definite price. If you want a compact car and SUV at single vehicle, 2019 Toyota RAV4 is the right choice.