MAKE THE JOURNEY BETTER THAN THE DESTINATION.
These days, finding time to relax and unwind isn’t an easy task. More often than not, 24 hours simply doesn’t feel like enough. Which is why the 2017 RAV4 is designed to help you make the most of every moment, thanks to its responsive handling, striking, sporty design, and a premium interior that includes state-of-the art features. And you can enjoy everything the fully capable RAV4 has to offer in a hybrid model as well. Playing hard has never felt so easy.
New Platinum Package
RAV4 AWD Limited’s Platinum Package includes full body colour, even on front and rear bumper mouldings, as well as Platinum trim, and badging on the carpet mats, door sill plates, and rear door. The smart entry system on all 5 doors comes with a hands-free power rear liftgate.
Comfortable & Stylish Interior
Road trips are a breeze with available 8-way power adjustable front bucket seats that are heated and bolstered for comfort. Take advantage of available dual-zone climate control and moonroof, and a rear fold-down armrest.
Sporty & Aerodynamic Exterior
A sharp front and rear bumper design is complemented by a sporty stance. But there’s function along with form. The body panels were honed to smooth out the airflow and the stabilizing fins and shark fin antenna reduce highway turbulence. Throw in available 17” alloy wheels and there’s no doubt, RAV4 is one good looking vehicle.
RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid include 60/40 split folding seats to enhance versatility and cargo capacity. Power back door (on XLE FWD/AWD and SE AWD/Hybrid) and hands- free power back door (on Limited and Limited Hybrid) help to provide convenient cargo access, while the tonneau cover helps to protect your belongings.
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
Driver and front passenger can set their desired temperature, and RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid’s available climate control system will automatically maintain it.
Bird’s Eye View
See the big picture with RAV4 AWD Limited’s Bird’s Eye View camera. The Perimeter Scan feature gives you live, rotating 360-degree views of your immediate surroundings when parked.
Navigation is available on RAV4 SE AWD and RAV4 SE Hybrid models or on the Limited, with its JBL 11-speaker audio system. It’s displayed on a 7” Touchscreen.
Hybrid Synergy Drive (HSD)
HSD seamlessly controls switching between the gas engine and electric battery power. Regenerative braking captures excess energy from applied brake pressure to recharge the RAV4 Hybrid’s battery – so that you never have to plug in. And Hybrid batteries, designed to last as long as the car, are covered by an 8 year/160,000 km warranty.
Drive Mode Select
Different drive modes can help your RAV4 on different terrain. The modes can increase fuel efficiency, rely solely on the electric motor, or make for a sportier driving experience. EV, ECO, and ‘Normal’ are found on RAV4 Hybrid. Sport, ECO, and Normal are on RAV4.
Hill Start Assist Control
Parked on a hill and afraid of rolling back? Hill Start Assist Control will help to maintain your position while you switch from Park to Drive.
Toyota Safety SenseTM
Toyota’s new Safety Sense system (TSS) includes a pre-collision avoidance system that assists in warning the driver of potential dangers. Also included are automatic high beams, and a lane departure alert system and cruise control supported by a dynamic radar.
Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)
Available BSM puts camera lenses where your eyes can’t. After examining the blind spot on your own, BSM will assist with locating other vehicles or obstructions when changing lanes.
RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid both feature dual stage airbags for driver and passenger as well as driver’s knee, passenger seat cushion and front and rear side curtain airbags.
- Anti-Lock Brake System
- Brake Assist
- Smart Stop Technology
- Vehicle Stability Control
- Traction Control
- Electronic Brakeforce Distribution