Video: New Toyota RAV4 Was Much More Expensive Than Its Predecessor
With the change of generation, the basic ToyotRAV4 with front-wheel drive and "mechanics" has risen in price by 140,000 rubles and now costs 1,756,000 rubles. And the most affordable all-wheel drive crossover with a CVT will cost 2 087 000 rubles - 285 000 rubles more than in the previous generation.
In Russia, the new RAV4 is offered with two gasoline aspirated engines - a two-liter 150 hp. (from 1 756 000 ₽) and 200-strong 2.5 (from 2 280 000 ₽). They belong to a new generation of engines of the Dynamic Force series with combined fuel injection and high compression ratio (13: 1), but at the same time they can be refueled with AI-92 gasoline.
The two-liter engine is combined with a six-speed "mechanics" or with a variator, and a more powerful engine - only with a new eight-speed "automatic". The RAV4's ground clearance is 195 millimeters and it has two all-wheel drive transmissions at once. Basic - with a multi-plate clutch in the rear axle drive - will be available in two initial trim levels. The second transmission, which received the top version, is equipped with two separate clutches on each of the rear wheels, which allows better distribution of traction on difficult surfaces.
The new generation ToyotRAV4 has four configurations. The initial "Standard" (from 1,756,000 rubles) has seven airbags, a stabilization system, 17-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights, air conditioning, multimedia with a seven-inch display, heated steering wheel and front seats.
- The "Comfort" version (from 1,980,000 rubles) has 18-inch wheels, fog lights, roof rails, dual-zone climate control, electric heated windshield, eight-inch multimedia system screen, cruise control, rear parking sensors, a rear view camera, keyless entry system, electric tailgate.
- The Prestige package (from RUB 2,290,000) is retrofitted with 19-inch wheels, front parking sensors, Multi-Terrain Select off-road driving modes, leather interior, power driver's seat, wireless smartphone charging, interior background lighting, heated rear seats.
- The top version "Prestige Safety" (from 2 661 000 ₽) has adaptive cruise control, all-round cameras, navigation, automatic braking systems, keeping in the occupied lane and monitoring the degree of driver fatigue.
The production of the new generation ToyotRAV4 has already started at the company's plant in St. Petersburg. The first crossovers will reach dealers in early November 2019.