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2017 Toyota RAV4 vs 2018 Toyota C-HR

When you're looking for your next crossover vehicle, you want to make sure that you're getting the right model for your lifestyle. Whether you're an adventurer or an urban dweller, there is a crossover to suit you. Both the 2017 Toyota RAV4 and the 2018 Toyota C-HR offer drivers a number of benefits and beneficial qualities. Built with characteristic styling and serious attitudes, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs the 2018 Toyota C-HR is a comparison that hinges upon your own preference. 

Both of the models in this comparison are meticulously crafted with drivers in mind and excitement at heart. The models feature advanced technology, innovative safety features, and a ton of attitude. Built with high-performance equipment and daring designs, the RAV4 and the C-HR are ready to keep you moving forward. Each model is sporty and is built to adventure, but the RAV4 caters to the outdoor explorations and the C-HR to the urban environments

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2017 Toyota RAV4 vs 2018 Toyota C-HR
2.5-liter 4-cylinder Engine Specs 2.0-liter 4-cylinder
Standard Toyota Safety Sense Standard
23 city/30 hwy* Fuel Economy 27 city/37 hwy**
73.4 cubic feet Max Cargo Capacity 36.4 cubic feet

Key Features of the 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs 2018 Toyota C-HR 

As you can see from looking at the table above, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 and the 2018 Toyota C-HR both have qualities that are beneficial for drivers. The RAV4 has a bit more power than the C-HR, but the C-HR gives you a better mpg rating than the RAV4. One of the biggest perks of either vehicle is the integration of active safety across all trim levels. The RAV4 and the C-HR both have Toyota Safety Sense as a standard feature. These systems help to keep you alert to potential hazards and keep you safer while on the road. 

One of the biggest differences between the two models is the performance equipment they offer. Both have stunning performance features, however, the RAV4 gives a bit more acceleration potential than the C-HR. The RAV4 gives drivers access to 176 horsepower, and the C-HR gives drivers 144 horsepower. The ultimate determinant will be what your individual needs are as a driver.

Both vehicles have stunning exterior designs that are unique. The C-HR is daring and modern, while the RAV4 is sporty and adventurous. The RAV4 is built to handle a bit more cargo than the C-HR, which aids in its reputation as an exploratory vehicle. The C-HR is sleek and refined, giving you room to carry luggage, but may not accommodate camping gear like the RAV4 can. The decision between which model will be better for you will be based on what you need to carry with you when you drive. 

Need some help deciding? Contact us at Serra Toyota! We'll show you around each vehicle in person so you can get a realistic feel of their differences and similarities. You can contact us with any questions about the 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs the 2018 Toyota C-HR and then stop by to test drive each model!

2017 Toyota RAV4 Exterior View in White
2017 Toyota RAV4 Interior View of Dashboard and Steering Wheel
2018 Toyota C-HR Cargo Capacity
2018 Toyota C-HR Interior View of Dash and Steering Wheel in Black

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*2017 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.

**2018 C-HR preliminary 27 city/31 highway/29 combined mpg estimates determined by Toyota. EPA ratings not available at the time of posting. Actual mileage will vary.


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