2019 Toyota RAV4 Preview

November 13th, 2018 by

2019 Toyota RAV4 on tree-lined street

Whether you’re tackling dirt trails near Pooler or taking care of errands, the 2019 Toyota RAV4 is high on the shopping list of many crossover SUV buyers. It’s expected to arrive soon at Savannah Toyota, and new details are emerging about this capable vehicle. A new all-wheel drive system adds dynamic torque vectoring for better control, and a 2.5L 4-cylinder provides plenty of power. There’s even a new Hybrid trim option and upgrades to the Toyota RAV4 Adventure trim. Find out more today!

Updates to the Toyota RAV4 Adventure

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 was offered in the Adventure trim, and 2019 will bring big upgrades to that off-road focused variation. A Multi-Terrain Select system offers the choice between modes suited for sand, mud, snow, and rocks. That ensures versatility over a wider range of terrains and trail conditions.

On top of that, the Dynamic Torque Vectoring All-Wheel Drive is new for 2019. This Toyota all-wheel drive system can send different amounts of power to individual rear wheels, allowing for better control in tight turns. A Rear Driveline Disconnect is added as well, making the RAV4 well suited for trails near Pooler.

New Features for the 2019 Toyota RAV4

At Savannah Toyota, we’re still waiting on the final 2019 Toyota RAV4 price, but its new features were recently revealed at the New York International Auto Show. Many come standard with either the base trim or the upgraded Toyota RAV4 XLE. Expect the following tech and entertainment features for 2019:

  • 11-Speaker JBL Audio system Available with Higher Trim Levels
  • Available Digital Display Rearview Mirror
  • Entune 3.0 Infotainment System
  • Amazon Alexa Voice Commands
  • Apple CarPlay Connectivity
  • Two-Tone Paint Scheme Available with Adventure and XSE Trims

2019 RAV4 Hybrid

One of the biggest highlights of the 2018 Toyota lineup was the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid. For 2019, customers can expect this model to arrive sometime early in the year. It features an efficient 2.5L 4-Cylinder engine and an electronically-controlled continuously variable transmission (ECVT), and it’s offered in a high-performance variation in the new 2019 RAV4 XSE Hybrid trim. Highlights include:

  • Sport-tuned suspension for dynamic handling on Hilton Head streets
  • Head-turning black exterior accents
  • All-wheel drive with Intelligence (AWD-i) offers a 30% increase in rear wheel torque
  • Stylish and illuminating projector beam headlights

Find the 2019 Toyota RAV4

Ready to learn more about the 2019 Toyota RAV4? Get in touch with Savannah Toyota. We’ll help you explore the current model and show you how it stacks up against the 2019 Honda CR-V and the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe. Find out more by contacting us today!

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