2013 toyota Rav4 for Sale

The fourth-generation Toyota RAV4 has introduced in Australia with a starting cost of $28,490, a $500 reduction over the outward bound model - 2013 toyota Rav4 for Sale.

The brand new Toyota RAV4 sports an even more contemporary appearance compared to its predecessor as well as is recognisable as part of the brand-new Toyota household of automobiles, sharing a close resemblance with the recently released Corolla.


2013 toyota Rav4 for Sale


One of the most noticeable distinction is the location of the spare wheel, which has actually been relocated from the back door to under the cargo flooring.

There are 16 variants in the 2013 Toyota RAV4 line-up, 3 greater than in the past, thanks greatly to the inclusion-- for the very first time ever before-- of a turbo-diesel engine, which will unquestionably help Toyota's second best-selling SUV counter solid resistance.

The front-wheel-drive versions are powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine that creates 107kW of power and also 187Nm of torque, while sipping 7.7 litres of basic unleaded each 100km when paired to a six-speed handbook. Nothing else engine is used in the front-wheel-drive arrangement. Stepping up to a continuously variable transmission (CVT automated) includes $2500, which makes use of an extra 0.2 L/100km.

Moving up to the AWD RAV4 range, the Toyota SUV is provided with either a 2.5-litre four-cylinder gas engine or a 2.2-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel. The bigger petroleum uses 132kW of power as well as 233Nm of torque while the diesel uses 110kW of power and also 340Nm of torque. The V6 design has actually been dropped and also no hybrids are readily available.

Both are offered with either a six-speed manual or a traditional six-speed automated (not CVT). In spite of being AWD as well as the heaviest of the lot-- the diesel variations-- are the most fuel efficient, with manual models making use of simply 5.6 L/100km and also the automated not too far behind at 6.5 L/100km. The AWD gas is the least reliable in the array, shedding 8.6 L/100km for the manual and 0.1 L/100km more for the auto.

Toyota has consisted of a Sport setting (on all designs other than the hands-on 2WD versions) which the business asserts aids boost managing and provde an extra engaging drive. When in Sport mode the RAV4's guiding system lowers power-steering assistance to give much more steering feeling, while also sharpening throttle feedback, and adjusts the control logic for the automatic as well as CVT transmissions to enable more responsive gearshifts.

The AWD system has additionally been updated, now utilizing a Dynamic Torque Control system that modifies torque circulation between the front and also back wheels, using an electromagnetic coupling in the rear differential real estate.

Although no safety and security outcomes have been launched yet, it's almost ensured the Toyota RAV4 will accomplish the optimum first-class security score, thanks to its high-quality building along with 7 air bags, stability as well as traction control as well as anti-skid braking systems.

Typical functions throughout the variety consist of a tilt- and also telescopic-adjustable steering column, cruise control, projector-style headlamps, Bluetooth-enabled CD player, six speakers, 60:40 split-fold rear seats, rear spoiler as well as roof covering rails. Regardless of the safety and security advantages, the base model GX versions lose out on a reversing video camera as common equipment.

The mid-spec Toyota RAV4 GXL gains over the GX 17-inch alloy wheels, turning around video camera, updated audio system and seats, dual-zone climate control, rain-sensing wipers, power-retractable outside mirrors, keyless wise access and push-button ignition.

The top-of-the-range Cruiser versions add satellite navigation, blind-spot screen (detects vehicles in the driver's unseen area as well as shows a caution on the side mirror), power-operated luggage door, HID headlamps, powered motorist's seat and also a sunroof.

Luggage room measures 577 litres with a short-lived spare wheel aboard or 506 litres with an optional full-size spare ($300). All versions are covered by Toyota's capped-price maintenance program, which implies you'll pay no more than $170 each solution for the very first six services (10,000 km or six-month periods).

2013 Toyota RAV4 manufacturer’s list prices:

2WD petrol – GX manual $28,490 – GXL manual $32,490
AWD petrol – GX manual $31,990 – GXL manual $35,490 – Cruiser manual $42,990
AWD diesel – GX manual $35,490 – GXL manual $38,990 – Cruiser manual $46,490