You need an SUV that’s as versatile as you are. Your life is dynamic, and you need features and capabilities that can handle any adventure. Thankfully, there’s an SUV lineup that can check all the boxes, and it’s the 2021 RAV4 series.
Whether life takes you through the city or off the beaten path, there’s sure to be a RAV4 that meets your needs. If fuel efficiency and electric power are important to you, the RAV4 offers these features, too.
You’ll have lots of options to choose from with RAV4, Hybrid and Prime models. We’ll provide you with an overview of each of these 5-passenger RAV4 models, so you can best decide which one is best for you.
The RAV4 provides you with a unique blend of comfort, versatility, fuel economy and even sporty fun. And the 2021 RAV4 is available in 6 non-hybrid models, so no matter which features and capabilities are most important to you, you can rest assured that the RAV4 can handle anything. The exterior showcases a sleek, modern design, and you’ll find differing body features, depending on the trim you choose, for a truly distinct look.
Inside, the RAV4 offers spacious seating for all passengers and thoughtful cargo capability to maximize functionality. In addition to its 60/40 split rear seats, the RAV4 is equipped with a spacious center console, side door pockets and a roomy trunk.
You can further customize your ride with 15 available exterior paint options and 9 interior seating finishes and colours.
The 2021 RAV4 is available in these non-hybrid trims:
- LE FWD
- LE AWD
- XLE FWD
- XLE AWD
- TRAIL AWD
- LIMITED AWD
Conquering any terrain and weather condition is made easy, thanks to the RAV4’s incredible handling and available all-wheel drive. Under the hood, you’ll find 2.5L 4-cylinder DOHC engine and 8-speed automatic transmission. This mechanical combination provides you with up to 203 horsepower. The 2021 RAV4 even provides you with a minimum of 1500 lbs. towing capability. But if you’re looking to take even more with you on the road, the TRAIL AWD trim can tow up to 3500 lbs.
The RAV4 makes your drive easy and safe with standard and available convenience technology. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, rear view camera and Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 are standard on all RAV4 trims. Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 offers included safety features like pre-collision safety with pedestrian detection, lane departure alert with steering assist, and automatic high beams.
Finally, the 2021 RAV4 also offers available appearance packages to make your ride truly reflect you:
- RAV4 XLE with Premium AWD
- RAV4 TRAIL with TRD Off Road
- RAV4 XSE with Premium Technology Package
2021 RAV4 Prime
The RAV4 Prime is Toyota’s first North American plugin hybrid RAV4, promising exceptional fuel efficiency. It’s anticipated to deliver 2.6Le per 100 km. This capability is particularly ideal for daily work commuting because its battery-only range is 60 km. That means you’ll be able to commute to and from work without ever using gas. If you’re on the road longer, don’t worry about looking for a charging station: the RAV4 Prime will convert to a full gasoline-electric hybrid once the 60 km range is depleted. No matter the amount of time spent on the road, you’ll get to your destination with fewer trips to the gas station and with lower fuel emissions.
You won’t be disappointed with the RAV4 Prime’s powerful capability. In fact, the Prime is the most powerful compact SUV in the segment. With an acceleration time of 0-96 km/h in just 5.8 seconds, you can count on 302 horsepower behind the wheel. The RAV4 Prime proves to be the second-quickest vehicle in the Toyota lineup after the GR Supra, and it promises a thrilling feel behind the wheel.
This electrified RAV4 is also ready for any off-road adventure or weather condition. You’ll have advanced, electronic, on-demand all-wheel drive and the responsive handling of its sport-tuned suspension. This combination makes for incredible traction and handling on any terrain type. Like other current RAV4 models, the Prime is built on the same Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform. The TNGA platform features a wider vehicle body stance, extended wheelbase and a lowered center of gravity to give the RAV4 Prime a fresh new look.
The RAV4 Prime is available in 2 trim options:
- PRIME SE
- PRIME XSE
2021 RAV4 Hybrid
If you’re a daily commuter looking to safe on fuel and decrease emissions, there’s a RAV4 for you, too. The RAV4 Hybrid utilizes a Dynamic Force 2.5 L engine and Dynamic torque vectoring. Hybrid Synergy Drive allows you to maximize fuel economy, with an efficiency of 5.7 L city/6.3 L hwy per 100 km.
The RAV4 Hybrid also offers different drive mode options, designed to enhance your driving experience. You can choose between sport mode, normal and electronic all-wheel drive. Each mode is designed to provide different acceleration times and torque capacity. You’ll also experience improved vehicle control in this model. Vehicle sensors will deliver power to where it’s most needed, preserving fuel and delivering the power you want,
The RAV4 Hybrid is available in 4 trim options:
- HYBRID LE AWD
- HYBRID XLE AWD
- HYBRID XSE AWD
- HYBRID LIMITED AWD
So, no matter where you’re headed or what you want to take with you, there’s a 2021 RAV4 for you. Explore, build and compare all RAV4 options here.
And when you’re ready to get behind the wheel of a RAV4 for yourself, visit us at Goderich Toyota!