2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid in Birmingham, AL
Hybrid vehicles are continuing to take the automotive market by storm. Each year more and more hybrids make their way to the already extensive lineup of vehicles to choose from, which makes it increasingly difficult for prospective car buyers to choose the hybrid that best suits their needs. Our team here at Serra Toyota is sharing exclusive details regarding the newest hybrid to debut on the Toyota lineup - the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid. It’s the eighth hybrid vehicle available from Toyota, and it offers a fuel economy that is sure to impress even the toughest of critics.
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is the most powerful, fuel efficient RAV4 ever made, so drivers looking to save on fuel costs should consider it for their next vehicle. This small SUV is not only efficient, but it’s versatile and stylish as well. It’s capable of performing in all situations, especially because both Hybrid models are equipped with Electronic On-Demand All-Wheel-Drive System with intelligence as a standard feature. The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid is capable of towing up to 1,750 pounds, so drivers won’t have to worry about the extra cargo they’re planning to bring along on the next trip.
Each 2016 RAV4 Hybrid has a 2.5-liter Atkinson cycle 4-cylinder engine with a small high-torque electric motor, and in combination it’s capable of producing 194 horsepower. Regenerative braking allows for extra energy storage for better performance overall.
Both models are set with a multi-information display that offers customizable settings and important vehicle details such as fuel economy, trip information, distance to empty, cruising range, scheduled maintenance, warning messages and much more.
The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid is equipped with the traditional Toyota Hybrid Synergy Drive system, which powers the vehicle through a combination of the gas engine and electric motor. With this system, the RAV4 Hybrid gets an estimated 34 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.
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There are two models available for drivers to choose from for the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid - the XLE and the Limited. Both models offer seating for five passengers with more than 100 cubic feet of passenger volume. Storage space is plentiful with 35.6 cubic feet when the second row seat is up and more than 70 cubic feet when the second row is folded down. Drivers of the 2016 RAV4 will not only save on fuel costs, but they also won’t have to worry about being able to fit their most important possessions.
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid was designed to offer an easy driving experience. There is a Hybrid System Indicator and a fuel consumption indicator, which helps to guide the driver into the most efficient driving habits. There are three driving modes available - Eco, Sport and EV - which adjust various aspects of the vehicle in order to improve performance and fuel efficiency.
When it comes to the exterior, the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid features a refreshed style that drivers will notice is more sporty and sleek than years past. It comes standard with daytime running lights and integrated fog lights for safety. Power heated exterior mirrors are also standard and equipped with turn signals, a folding feature and blind spot mirrors. For convenience, the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid offers a Smart Key System with Push Button Start as well as cruise control and a standard backup camera.
Those interested in learning more about the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid are encouraged to contact our team here at Serra Toyota for more information. Drivers looking to get behind the wheel of this fuel efficient compact SUV can do so by scheduling a test drive online today.