Drivers in the market for an efficient crossover are in luck because the 2017 Toyota RAV4 has been refreshed and is ready for another great year. There is an all-new, top-of-the-line Platinum model as well as an all-new SE Hybrid model for drivers to choose from. In addition to that, all models will come standard with Toyota Safety Sense P. Let’s dig deeper to see what else the 2017 Toyota RAV4 has to offer.
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Drivers will have the option between the following five models for the 2017 RAV4: LE, XLE, SE, Limited and Platinum. Those interested in the 2017 RAV4 Hybrid model will have the choice between the XLE, SE and Limited models. We’re going to focus on the gas models for this blog, but be sure to stay tuned for more details on the hybrid models.
2017 Toyota RAV4: Features & Performance Capabilities
All five of the 2017 Toyota RAV4 gas models are equipped with an efficient 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that pumps out 176 horsepower and gets 172 lb.-ft. of torque. Each model offers the option between either front- or all-wheel drive, and they’re paired with a six-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission with intelligence.
We’re going to highlight some available features below to give you an idea of what the RAV4 has to offer:
2017 Toyota RAV4 Exterior –
- LED Daytime Running Lights
- Front bumper integrated fog lights
- Front & rear parking sonar
- Heated power outside mirrors
2017 Toyota RAV4 Interior –
- Bird’s Eye View Camera
- ECO & Sport Modes
- Heated steering wheel
- 60/40 split, reclining, fold-flat rear seat
Although the fuel economy does vary from model to model, drivers will average 23 mpg in the city and 30 on the highway. With seating for five, there’s plenty of room for passengers and cargo. Drivers will find 38.4 cubic feet of space behind the second row seats and 73.4 cubic feet of cargo volume with the rear seats folded down. In addition to the cabin space, the 2017 RAV4 is capable of towing up to 1,500 pounds.
Those interested in learning more about the 2017 Toyota RAV4 are encouraged to contact our team here at Western Slope Toyota for more information. Drivers can get behind the wheel of this exciting crossover by scheduling a test drive online today.