The 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid makes no compromises. The new RAV4 Hybrid leads the CUV segment with 40 mpg combined, standard all wheel drive, and aggressive new styling. The RAV4 Hybrid also features a revised hybrid drive system producing 219 horsepower making this generation’s vehicle the most powerful RAV4 to date.
2019 RAV4 Hybrid Performance
New for the 2019 model year, the RAV4 Hybrid will be available in the sportier XSE trim level equipping the crossover with sport-tuned suspension, stiffer springs, shock absorber tuning, and 18-inch black-painted sport alloy wheels that perfectly suit the improved performance of the RAV4 Hybrid. Although there is a slight price bump for the 2019 RAV4 Hybrid (starting at $27,700 vs. $25,500 for its FWD gas sibling) you will benefit from considerably better fuel economy (41/37 mpg vs 31/27 mpg) and standard all wheel drive capability.
2019 RAV4 Hybrid Safety
Toyota Safety Sense is also standard on the 2019 RAV4 Hybrid. This advanced suite of safety features includes a pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, full-speed dynamic radar cruise control, automatic high beams, and more. The packed CUV segment can be daunting for those looking to make a purchase decision, but the 2019 RAV4 Hybrid makes this a simple choice with segment topping performance, efficiency, and technology.
The 2019 RAV4 Hybrid’s improvements do not stop at the upgraded drivetrain. The RAV4 Hybrid is available with all the upgraded interior technologies of its gas counterparts including an 8-inch Entune 3.0 multimedia system with available JBL audio units, five USB ports, wireless charging, and available Apple CarPlay.