The Toyota RAV4 is one of the best-selling models in the Toyota lineup year after year for a reason, and that reason is versatility. Inside, the 2018 RAV4 offers adjustable seating configurations that make it possible to easily switch from passenger-friendly options for commuting or family hauling on weekdays to cargo-focused options for trips to the hardware store or the local lake on the weekends.
The RAV4's versatility also extends to its lineup of trim levels with plenty of configurations available with traditional and hybrid engines. Today, let's compare the 2018 Toyota RAV4 vs the 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid to see what each unique model has to offer. Find additional specs and information below.
|2018 Toyota RAV4||vs||2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid|
|LE, XLE, Adventure, SE, Limited, Platinum||Trim Levels||LE Hybrid, XLE Hybrid, SE Hybrid, Limited Hybrid|
While there are some differences in the features and amenities being offered on the 2018 Toyota RAV4 and the 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid that we will get to below, the obvious difference between the two is fuel economy. The 2018 Toyota RAV4, equipped with a traditional engine, has an EPA-estimated fuel rating of 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has an EPA-estimated fuel rating of 34 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
While drivers will get approximately equal fuel usage on both models during highway driving, the 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid offers substantial savings in city driving which may appeal to drivers who do a lot of errands or kid shuffling during their daily driving.
The 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid also offers a few more upgraded features on its base trim compared to its traditional 2018 RAV4 counterpart. Drivers will find alloy wheels, heated side mirrors with turn signal indicators, roof rails, automatic climate control, an EV drive mode, keyless entry and ignition, and more on the 2018 RAV4 Hybrid's base trim.
The 2018 Toyota RAV4 and the 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid are available now at the Serra Toyota dealership. Stop in or give us a call today and let us know what you are looking for in your next vehicle.