Toyota has announced plans to make the essential changes to the 2019 Toyota RAV4 SUV so that it can maintain its presence in the market. The new Toyota RAV4 mid-size SUV will not only offer a bigger cabin, but many changes are expected in the exterior, interior and engine performance.
The company claims the next RAV4 will highlight incredible performance that supersedes the past model. The reason is that the incoming RAV4 will become productive in gas consumption. The driving experience will similarly be better.
The next-generation mid-size car becomes impressive when it comes to driving and handling experience. Regarding the competition arena, our next RAV4 is likely to take on the likes of Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5.
2019 Toyota RAV4 – More Appealing and Elegant
The 2019 Toyota RAV4 offers a fresh look that is more appealing, elegant and splendid. It comes with a whole new grille design and razor-sharp fender. The supposed headlights get the support of the latest LEDs alongside daytime running light fixtures. At the rear end, we can see the tail lighting fixtures that comprise the LEDs as well.
The much-awaited RAV4 will ride on 20-inch alloy wheels that feature a massive wheelbase. It appears that the huge wheelbase is suited to both off-road and highway driving. Overall, the incoming RAV4’s exterior varies with the prior model as far as outward appearance goes.
Moreover, the inbound 2019 Toyota RAV4 offers a roomy interior. It switches to an entirely new TNGA architecture, that’s why it boasts one of the roomiest interiors ever seen in a mid-size crossover. The car’s cabin and seating area will receive high-end materials, including wood and all-natural leather material. Besides, we can also see vulnerable plastic-type material and lightweight aluminum in the cabin region.
Those opting for the Platinum trim can expect a more premium experience with a panoramic glass roof, rear-seat vents, rear cross-traffic braking and a color head-up display. You will also notice that the contrasting black styling elements are replaced with the monochromatic paint scheme. A full suite of active safety features, such as a multi-camera parking system, will be availed as standard in the inbound RAV4 model.
2019 Toyota RAV4 – Powertrain Options
The 2019 Toyota RAV4 uses a variety of engines depending on the nation in which it is offered. For instance, a 2.5-liter inline four engine system becomes available in the US industry. This unit has the potential to spew up to 194 horsepower. Additionally, it is likely to be linked to either an eight-speed automatic transmission or a six-speed manual transmission program.
In Europe, the incoming RAV4 gets a 2.5-liter engine with the capacity to generate up to 176 horsepower. The new vehicle results in efficient gas utilization. And, the velocity becomes a lot better than the previous edition.
2019 Toyota RAV4 – Price and Release Date
Although the automaker hasn’t divulged anything concerning the price and release date, we have our best estimates. The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is likely to arrive in the early stages of next year, which is 2018 calendar year. As far as prices go, the inbound Toyota RAV4 kicks off at $27,000 for the base model. Note that prices vary significantly depending on the specs you choose, such as the type of engine and quality of the interior.