Toyota is looking to import the RAV4 SUV to India in limited numbers, in an effort to bolster its SUV range in our market, and promote its hybrid drive technology. We tell you more about it.
- Toyota RAV4 to come with 218hp petrol-hybrid powertrain.
- Will get an improved CVT gearbox
- Expected to be priced upwards of Rs 60 lakh (ex-showroom)
What is the Toyota RAV4?
The RAV4 is one of Toyota’s most popular SUVs globally. Now in its fifth generation and based on the brand’s TNGA architecture, the crossover has a relatively low, car-like stance, as well as angular and edgy styling. The new RAV4 is 4,600mm long and 1,855mm wide, but doesn’t stand very tall, at 1,685mm. It has a long, 2,690mm wheelbase, however, which helps give it a spacious interior.
Like its exterior, the dash design is very modern and, to some extent, de-constructed. Individual elements like…