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Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016

The new 2016 Toyota RAV4 EV is the new and latest model of the former model. The model was virtually not changed since it was fully redesigned two years ago. The model was made with Tesla propulsion system.

When we talk about innovation and creativeness Toyota car manufacturers cannot be equaled to any. This new model is an electric vehicle and this only sows how innovative the car manufacturers are when we consider other tough competitors such as Volvo, Mitsubishi and BMW.


Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 Engine

The new Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 is an electric motor with 154 horsepower at 2800 rpm equipped with an advanced lithium ion battery of 42 kWh and delivers up to 103 EPA rated miles of range.

You will be able to enjoy a quiet ride with the powered RAV4 battery. RAV4 EV uses no gas and so it gets mpg equivalent or mpge estimates, which represents the number of miles the car using the same energy content as a gallon of gasoline with quantity fuel.

The performance of the car is also magnificent. The powerful electric motor can go from 0-60 in only 7 seconds and to maximum speed of 100mph, in sport mode.

It uses zero gas and has no internal combustions drive train of any kind and so it does not emit any tailpipe pollution hence Eco efficiency.

RAV4 EV has been certified as a Zero Emission Vehicle.


Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 Interior

When it comes to the interior of the Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 the cabin is made of premium materials. It will be fitted with cozy seats upholstered in simulation leather softex.

The cabin can accommodate five passengers. Also fitted with dual front and side airbags with side curtain airbags in both rows of seat.

It is also equipped with a dual zone automatic climate control as well as interior air filtration. It has also been installed with electric power telescopic steering wheel and it is lined with fine leather.

At the center it will have an 8 inch touch screen. Also fitted with Toyota’s Entune infotainment system. The SUV is also equipped with anti-lock braking system and a rear view camera.


Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 Exterior

The physique of the new Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 is similar to the former model with very few adjustments to the front grille and the use of high tech materials and sensors putting in mind the safety of the passengers and the driver’s visibility.

It is set up with two piece grille and has the company logo at the center. The rear and the front bumpers are colored. It features LED daytime running lights, LED rear lights with big headlights and LED front lights with halogen projector headlamps.

Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 Price and Release Date

The crossover Toyota RAV4 EV SUV 2016 will sell at a price quotation of 49800 dollars while the release date is expected sometime next year. It will have a variety of competitors such as the Honda Fit, Nissan Leaf and Ford Focus angling for a piece of the market.



Robert • July 2, 2015

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