When Toyota unveiled the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime in November, the car garnered numerous consideration as a result of it achieved two seemingly conflicting targets. It was Toyota’s most gasoline environment friendly and considered one of its strongest automobiles.
Now, it’s getting reward for managing a base worth underneath $40,000. Toyota mentioned Friday that the usual trim of the plug-in car, the RAV4 Prime SE, will begin at $39,220, a worth that features the necessary $1,120 vacation spot cost.
This plug-in RAV4 may have an all-wheel drive, sport-tuned suspension. When in pure EV mode it has a manufacturer-estimated 42 miles of vary — placing it forward of different plug-in SUVs. Toyota mentioned it has a additionally has as much as a manufacturer-estimated 94 mixed miles per gallon equal. We’re nonetheless ready on official EPA estimates.
The car has a tuned 2.5-liter, four-cylinder gasoline engine and when mixed with the electrical motors will ship 302 horsepower and be capable to journey from Zero to 60 miles per hour in a projected 5.Eight seconds.
The plug-in RAV4 shall be provided in two variants. Toyota equips all of its RAV4 fashions with its commonplace energetic security methods that features a pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, full-speed vary dynamic radar cruise management, lane departure alert with steering help, automatic excessive beams, lane tracing help and street signal help.
The cheaper SE comes commonplace with some notable options like 18-inch painted and machined alloy wheels, heated entrance seats, an influence liftgate, a 3-kilowatt onboard charger and a 8-inch touchscreen together with Amazon Alexa integration and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility. Some superior driver help options equivalent to blind spot monitor with rear cross site visitors alert additionally comes commonplace.
There’s a climate and moonroof bundle for an extra $1,665 improve, that provides extras like a heated steering wheel, heated rear outboard seats and rain-sensing windshield wipers with de-icer perform.
The pricier XSE trim begins at $42,545 (with the vacation spot worth included) and presents extra luxurious touches equivalent to a two-tone exterior paint scheme pairing a black roof with choose colours, 19-inch two-tone alloy wheels, paddle shifters, wi-fi cellphone charger and a 9-inch touchscreen. There are a number of different upgrades, after all, together with one for the multimedia system that provides dynamic navigation and a JBL speaker system. The daddy of upgrades on the XSE prices $5,760 and covers climate, audio and premium options together with a heads-up show, panoramic moonroof, digital rearview mirror, surround-view cameras and four-door keyless entry.
The car is predicted to point out up at dealerships this summer time.