The Toyota RAV4 is the kind of SUV that you can trust whether you’re running errands or going off-roading. So, how dependable is it? Ron Hibbard Toyota finds out for drivers in Nashville, Gallatin, and Madison with this review of the 2019 Toyota RAV4 reliability.
Toyota RAV4 Dependability
The Toyota RAV4 delivers an efficient performance with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that gets up to 203 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. This engine can also help you bring some extra cargo with a towing capacity of up to 3,500 pounds.
The powertrain is designed to maximize power and productivity with Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i). To manage it, you’ll have a smart 8-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i). Together, they help the 2019 Toyota RAV4 get up to an EPA-estimated 26 MPG city and 35 MPG highway.[i] Check out our full Toyota RAV4 MPG review!
Toyota RAV4 Safety
The Toyota RAV4 provides you with a safe and stable drive by placing eight airbags throughout the interior. This system even includes front and rear side curtain airbags that cover both rows of seats.
Underneath the interior, you’ll have a choice between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. You can also adjust the drivetrain to match the conditions you’re driving through with the Multi-Terrain Select feature. It lets you quickly switch among four different driving modes.
To give you more awareness and help prevent accidents, Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 comes standard. This intelligent system looks out for your SUV with driver assistance features, such as:
- Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
- Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
- Automatic High Beams
- Road Sign Assist
- Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
Toyota RAV4 Interior
Inside the Toyota RAV4, there’s seating for up to five people. Everyone can expect a comfortable ride with 98.9 cubic feet of passenger room. To give your passengers enough space for their gear, there’s a roomy trunk, as well as 60/40 fold-flat rear seats for when you need more cargo room.
|Cargo Room Behind Row||
69.8 cubic feet
37.6 cubic feet
The front of the cabin is home to the Entune™ infotainment system. It features a 7-inch touchscreen in the center of the dashboard. It’s Bluetooth®-compatible and has Wi-Fi Connect® Powered by Verizon. You’ll be able to stay connected, make calls, and stream music. Plus, you can access apps from your smartphone with Apple CarPlay®.
Test Drive the Toyota RAV4
Visit Ron Hibbard Toyota to learn more about the Toyota RAV4 reliability and take it for a test drive. It offers a comfortable interior, peace of mind, and the kind of performance drivers in Nashville, Gallatin, and Madison can count on. Contact our team online!
[i] 2019 EPA-estimated 26 city/35 hwy/30 combined mpg for RAV4 LE FWD, XLE FWD, XLE Premium FWD and Limited FWD; 27 city/34 hwy/30 combined mpg for LE AWD; 25 city/33 hwy/28 combined mpg for XLE AWD, XLE Premium AWD, Adventure and Limited AWD; and 41 city/38 hwy/40 combined mpg for RAV4 LE Hybrid, XLE Hybrid, XSE Hybrid and Limited Hybrid. Actual mileage will vary.