2022 Toyota RAV4 Specs, Interior, Review & Price

The all-new Toyota RAV4 is one of the most hotly anticipated SUVs of the year. With an all-new design a long list of standard features and a starting price that’s lower than the outgoing model, the RAV4 is sure to be a hit with consumers. But what about reviewers? How does the new RAV4 stack up against its competition?

Here’s a quick Toyota RAV4 Specs of what reviewers are saying about the all.

2022 Toyota RAV4 Specs

While the 2022 Toyota RAV4 isn’t the most interesting compact SUV from a driver’s perspective, its practicality and efficiency boost its value and make it worthy of an Editors’ Choice award. The entry-level model is affordable and very basic, but the mid-range trim offers a lot of features Buyers of this part will appreciate it.

toyota rav4 2022
Toyota RAV4 Interior

A 2.5 liter four-cylinder is standard, as is an eight-speed automatic and front-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is available, but you won’t even see the toughest model in the RAV4 line-up rubbing shoulders with a 4Runner or Tacoma on the trails.

Toyota A number of standard driver assistance features are bundled into the RAV4, including adaptive cruise control. Premium interiors come with luxury features such as heated seats with faux leather upholstery and a JBL stereo system. Those who want more efficiency can use the RAV4 Hybrid we reviewed Respectively.

What’s New for 2022

The RAV4 received the slightest update for 2022: Except for the base LE model Cavalry Blue which is a new available colour, more aggressive headlights are now available on all models and LED fog lights are now available for theAXLEE Premium Limited Adventure and Standard trim for TRD Off-Road.

Toyota RAV4 Engine, Transmission, and Performance

toyota rav4 hybrid
Toyota RAV4 2022

The 2022 RAV4 is powered by a 203-horsepower 2.5 liter four-cylinder engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive remains standard, but Toyota now offers a trim-dependent choice of all-wheel-drive systems. The Adventure model we drove had an all-wheel drive system, The rear axle can be disconnected when needed to improve fuel economy.

On our test track, system, the RAV4 proved quicker than its predecessor: We recorded a 60-mph time of 8.0 seconds for the 2019 model and 8.3 seconds for the 2018 model. The conscientious four-cylinder engine can be noisy, especially on highway traffic, The try and transmission on our test vehicle seemed to trip when downshifting was called for.

The RAV4 Hybrid (reviewed separately) had a quicker 7.4-second 60-mph time in our hands. The RAV4 feels solid and stable on the interstate and remains stable on the interstate Throw in a twisty section, but it doesn’t inspire the same confidence as our favourite Mazda CX-5.

Toyota RAV4 2022 Fuel Economy and MPG

The RAV4 gets class-competitive fuel economy estimates from the EPA. The front-wheel-drive RAV4 has an estimated 35 mpg on the highway. The all-wheel-drive Adventure gave us 32 mpg on our 200-mile highway fuel economy route, 1 MPG below the EPA’s estimated rating prune. That puts it on par with the Honda CR-V a huge improvement over the 2018 Adventure model (which managed just 25 MPG) but it’s beaten by the Volkswagen Tiguan by 33 MPG. For more information on RAV4 fuel economy, visit the EPA website.

Toyota RAV4 Interior and Comfort

toyota rav4 Interior
Toyota RAV4 Interior

Ergonomics and small space storage are prioritized inside the RAV4. A useful shelf spans the dash, complementing the large centre console. The version we tested had a mix of soft-touch surfaces and gentle plastics. The base trim called the LE is pretty rudimentary and comes with cloth seats and plastic steering wheels and single-zone manual climate control.

In the next upgraded XLE Toyota offers a few perks, but there’s more to like in the XLE Premium including faux-leather upholstery a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob and a stitched and padded dashboard and centre console armrest.

2022 toyota rav4 Interior
2022 Toyota RAV4 Interior

The RAV4’s rear seats are easy to stow, and they fold into an almost flat position, opening the cabin for cargo. We put 10 carry-on behind the back seat and 22 when folded. The Nissan Rogue matches the RAV4 here, but the Subaru Forester beats it on every metric.

Toyota RAV4 Infotainment and Connectivity

The lower trim has a 7.0-inch touchscreen, but an 8.0-inch is available starting at the XLE level. The infotainment system includes a 4G LTE mobile hotspot along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capabilities. JBL Premium Sound System Navigation and Smartphone Wireless Charging Pad Yes optional.

Don’t worry if you choose a trim level without navigation. All other models feature Scout GPS Link, which allows compatible smartphones to display maps and turn-by-turn directions on the dashboard screen.

Safety and Driver-Assistance Features

toyota rav4 hybrid
Toyota RAV4 hybrid

The RAV4 line-up has a range of standard driver assistance systems. Buyers can also add blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert, but these features cost extra on the base model.

For more information on the RAV4 crash test results, visit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) websites. Key security features include:

  • Standard automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection
  • Standard Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • Standard adaptive cruise control

Warranty and Maintenance Coverage

toyota rav4 2022 price

Toyota’s warranty service meets industry standards, with a three-year warranty and a five-year powertrain warranty. All models come with two years of free scheduled maintenance – a rarity in this segment.

  • Limited warranty for three years or 36,000 miles
  • Powertrain warranty for five years or 60,000 miles
  • Two years or 25,000 miles of free maintenance

Toyota RAV4 2022 price

toyota rav4 PRICES
Toyota RAV4 2022 price

It’s hard to resist the cool new TRD Off-Road, but we’ll practice restraint and opt for the mid-range XLE Premium. It offers a ton of standard equipment that the LE and XLE don’t offer, such as 19-inch wheels a power tailgate dual-zone automatic climate control and faux leather Interior and leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob.

Toyota includes its suite of driver-assistance features as standard across the line-up, so there’s not much reason to opt for a pricier trim—unless of course you really want ventilated seats.


Speciations Toyota RAV4
Speciations Toyota RAV4

The Toyota RAV4 is a compact crossover SUV that was first introduced in 1994. It was one of the first vehicles of its kind and helped start the SUV boom of the 1990s.

toyota rav4 gebraucht
Toyota RAV4 gebraucht

The RAV4 has been through five generations and is currently in its sixth generation, which was introduced for the 2019 model year. The current RAV4 is available with two different engine options: a 2.5 liter four-cylinder or a 3.5 liter V6. Both engines are mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission.

All-wheel drive is available as an option on all models except for the base LE trim, generation, which comes standard with front-wheel drive.

The RAV4 is capable of seating up to five passengers and has a cargo capacity of up to 73 cubic feet with the rear seats folded down. Standard features on the base LE trim include LED headlights automatic high beams adaptive cruise control lane keep assist automated emergency braking and a

1 thought on “2022 Toyota RAV4 Specs, Interior, Review & Price”

Leave a Comment