First appearance of famous Toyota RAV4 SUV took place back in 1994 and it was one of the best SUV cars on the market since then. All new 2019 Toyota RAV4 will be available on the market very soon. New 2019 RAV4 SUV comes with improved aerodynamics. Production of this SUV has been done on new Toyota Next-Generation Architecture, which has direct impact to cars dimensions. Speaking of dimensions, upcoming 2019 RAV4 SUV is 180.9 inches long, 73 inches wide and 66.9 inches high, along with 105.9 inches long wheelbase. Exterior design up front is characterized by refreshed more angular nose. Side view reveals repositioned mirrors, lower beltline and big 19-inch wheels. RAV4 colors available for 2019 include Blizzard Pearl, Magnetic Grey Metallic, Silver Sky Metallic, Midnight Black Metallic, Blueprint, Blue Flame and Lunar Rock. Inside the cabin, 2019 RAV4 has bigger console, repositioned electrical parking brake, Qi wireless charger, ventilated and heated seats, as well as panoramic moonroof. Entune 3.0 multimedia system comes with Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa and Verizon Wi-Fi Connect. RAV4 also has optional Entune 3.0 Premium Audio with dynamic navigation and Entune 3.0 Audio Plus package. Latter one has Sirius XM radio and 8-inch display. Real audiophiles can opt for high-end JBL sound system with 11 speakers and 800 Watts. Safety systems and features are packed in Toyota’s new Safety Sense Suite. This includes Brake Assist, Automatic Emergency Braking, Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning, Lane Tracing Assist, Road Sign Assist, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist and automatic High-Beam headlights. Some other systems like Bird’s Eye View Camera, Rear Cross Traffic Braking and Intelligent Clearance Sonar are available as optional upgrade.
2019 Toyota RAV4 engine performance and fuel economy specs
2019 Toyota RAV4 engine range includes two different powertrains. First we have Dynamic Force 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with VVT-iE and 8-speed direct-shift automatic transmission. Second choice is same 2.5-liter, but it is combined with Toyota Hybrid System II, along with electronically controlled continuously variable transmission. Future RAV4 for 2019 will be equipped with dynamic torque vectoring AWD, while Hybrid models will get AWD-iu system. 2019 Toyota RAV4 fuel economy specs will be available after some road testing.
2019 Toyota RAV4 release date and price review
2019 Toyota RAV4 price range will probably remain the same as on the current models. Base RAV4 sells for $24,510, while RAV4 hybrid price is set at $27,235. Main rivals on the SUV market for 2019 RAV4 will be Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5. 2019 Toyota RAV4 release date is expected by the end of 2018, while hybrid version is expected at the beginning of 2019.