Toyota RAV4 Updated in South Africa


Toyota has updated the specification of its popular RAV4 compact SUV in South Africa. Herewith the details…

The RAV4 is one of the best-selling compact SUVs in South Africa and Toyota has now updated the specification of the RAV4.

Buyers looking purchase the GX derivatives will now have the convenience of cruise control at their fingertips and the steering wheel now features improved tactile quality with the inclusion of leather upholstery. Buyers can also opt for a new Red metallic exterior colour.

RAV4 GX derivatives are now equipped with cruise control activated using the steering wheel-mounted controls. 

The RAV4 model lineup remains unchanged with 3 engine options and 2 trim levels on offer, including GX and VX.

Engine options include a 107 kW / 187 Nm 2.0-litre petrol engine that can be mated to either a 6-speed manual transmission or CVT. A 2.5-litre petrol engine with 132 kW and 233 Nm of torque is also offered in VX guise with a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Buyers looking for a diesel-powered RAV4 can opt for the 2.2-litre turbodiesel engine with 110 kW and 340 Nm of torque and it’s available with in GX guise with a 6-manual transmission and in VX guise with a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Toyota RAV4 - Price in South Africa

RAV4 2.0 GX 6MT – R 374 500

RAV4 2.0 GX CVT – R 387 200

RAV4 2.2D GX 6MT – R467 500

RAV4 2.2D VX 6AT – R 552 400

RAV4 2.5 VX 6AT – R 518 200

All RAV4 models come standard with a 3-year/100 000 km warranty and 5-year/90 000 km service plan.

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