It seems like that 2019 Toyota RAV4 will launch a redesign of this popular SUV. The in-demand crossover will shine once again since there are many changes on the upcoming vehicle. Modifications of the exterior are significant. Interior is larger, and it is possible that people in Toyota will launch a new engine. With larger cargo room, an engine with more power would increase the towing numbers. However, it will have the cost in fuel economy. We will see what else it brings. Finally, expect a quick response from Nissan Rogue and Ford Escape.
2019 Toyota RAV4 drivetrain
Under the hood of the 2019 Toyota RAV4 will be an inline-4 drivetrain with a displacement of 2.0-l. Buyers can count on 230 horses coming out from this unit, and 200 pound-feet of torque. There are two possibilities for the transmission system. The automatic version is an 8-speed box, while 6-pace shifts manually. On the other hand, buyers in Europe and Asia are getting a different engine for new RAV4. In this part of the world, we will see the crossover with the 1.5-l 4-cylinder powertrain. This one can make approximately 180 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque.
2019 Toyota RAV4 redesign
Many parts are about to suffer changes on 2019 Toyota RAV4. First of all, the entire front area gets a new look. Larger grille presents bolder look. With more aggressive headlights, the SUV will be more attractive. Not only that but also bumpers and hood will get a new shape. Side panels are using more aluminum, and wheels are again 17-inchers for the base unit. Nevertheless, Toyota prepares additional trims. Top of the class SUVs carries 18-inch wheels. Interior is comfortable and safe. There are some latest warning systems, such as lane departure and parking sensors. Finally, there is a navigation, but available only as additional equipment and in higher trims.
2019 Toyota RAV4 release and price
The price of the 2019 Toyota RAV4 is not going to be much higher than current vehicle costs. This crossover gained its popularity with a combination of reliability, durability, and value, and bosses are not changing that. We believe the entry-level model will be available for $25,000, or even less.