- The Toyota RAV4 is new for 2019 with a new style, fresh interior and impressive package of standard security technology.
- RAV4 is the best-selling compact crossover SUV in the US, ahead of competitors such as Honda CR-V, Nissan Rogue, Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, Subaru Forester and Mazda CX-5.
- Business Insider recently had a chance to spend a week with the Toyota RAV4 prototype from 2019 in Limited Trim.
- Base 2019 The Toyota RAV4 LE with front wheel drive starts at $ 25,500, while the top limit on limited equipment ranges from $ 33,500. With options and fees, our 2019 Toyota RAV4 Limited has tested a $ 38,565 test.
Toyota RAV4 is the best-selling SUV in America. More than 427,000 RAV4s came out of US sales halls in 2018, behind just Ford's F, Chevrolet Silverado and RAM 1500 trucks.
The original RAV4 debuted in the US in 1996 and has become the dominant force in the segment of compact SUVs in the next two decades, which now make approximately one out of every five vehicles sold in America.
On the market, RAV4 is a direct rival to the Honda CR-V, the Nissan Rogue, the Subaru Forester, the Mazda CX-5, the Chevrolet Equinox and Ford Escape.
For 2019, Toyota introduced a new version of the RAV4 fifth generation.
Business Insider recently had a chance to spend a week with the Toyota RAV4 prototype from 2019 in Limited Trim.
"The new Toyota RAV4 delivers a capable, high-tech, and easy-to-use, compact crossover in a nicely designed package," we said in our review.
Read more: We were driving $ 39,000 Toyota RAV4 to see if the best-selling SUV in America was worth the money. Here's verdic t.
However, we also expressed dissatisfaction with Toyota's sharp drive.
"The 2.5-liter engine is one of the happiest four-cylinder engines I have met for a long time," we said. "Under a strong acceleration, engine buzzes and strains as a badly executed 20-year-old Honda Civic tuner."
The basic model 2019 Toyota RAV4 LE ranges from $ 25,500, while middle class XLE, XLE Premium and Adventure range from $ 27,300, $ 29,500, and $ 32,900. The top-of-the-line limousines range from $ 33,500.
The hybrid version of RAV4 starts at $ 27,700 for LE and runs to a limited limit, starting at $ 35,700.
The all-wheel drive is available as an option of $ 1,400 on all liners, except in the adventures and hybrid variants, where the standard is.
With options and fees, our 2019 Toyota RAV4 Limited has tested a $ 38,565 test.
Here's a closer look at its top features: