Japanese automaker Toyota one of the leading company in auto sector has finally came up with their new RAV4 SUV at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. The Toyota RAV4 has been one of the best-selling SUV for the company in the US and successes to sold 4 lakh units of the SUV in 2017.
The new-gen Toyota RAV4 is based on the company’s Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform which also supported by the new Prius, Camry, CH-R and the recently unveiled Corolla hatchback. The new gen Toyota carrying some fantabulous features which makes car lovers more curious about it. the new-gen Toyota RAV4 muscular lines with sharper LED headlamps, rugged-looking grille, large air dam, RAV4 is cladding and skid plate in the front face. The rear of the SUV sports a roof-mounted spoiler, LED tail light cluster and dual exhaust pipes.
The new Toyota RAV4 SUV picked up power from a 2.5 litre four-cylinder petrol engine which is available in both standard and hybrid variants. The engine is mated to a new 8 speed automatic gearbox, whereas the hybrid unit gets the existing CVT gearbox.
The interior of the new Toyota RAV4 is more attractive then before. It features a 7-inch/8-inch floating touchscreen infotainment system, with Toyota’s Entune 3.0 audio system, Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa and navigation. Other features include new upholstery, USB ports, wireless phone chargers and an optional 800-watt JBL audio system.
New RAV4 suv is designed up with Lane Tracing Assist, a feature to steer the SUV automatically to provide driver assistance. The newly unveiled SUV rides on 19-inch black alloy wheels with dual-tone colour options.
The Toyota RAV4 also comes with some awesome safety sense which includes safety features such as dynamic cruise control, forward collision warning with pedestrian detection and emergency braking, steering assist and lane departure warning. Toyota company is planning to that The new Toyota RAV4 comes with a host of updates as compared to the outgoing model. With the new platform, the handling of the SUV will definitely improve. In the global markets, the Toyota RAV4 SUV is giving tough competition to the likes of Jeep Compass and Nissan X-Trail. It will be an interesting and one more awesome product for car lovers in India also. But Toyota has not opened up about to bring the RAV4 to India.