Toyota RAV4

Price $27,750 – $42,145
Fuel consumption 6.9 – 10.7 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 79%(view ratings)
Most Toyota RAV4s are powered by a 2.5L four-cylinder engine that produces 176 horsepower and 172 lb·ft of torque. The RAV4 hybrid, however, is powered by an Atkinson-cycle, 2.5L four cylinder and an electric motor for a combined output of 194 horsepower. Its average fuel consumption is 7.3 litres per 100 kilometres, according to Toyota. Regardless of the trim level, trunk volume is rated at over 1000 litres, even with the rear seatbacks in place.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 79%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 10/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 7/10

What's new in 2018



  • Spacious and practical cabin
  • Lots of choice of versions
  • Comfortable on the road
  • Hybrid version available
  • Proven reliability


  • Expensive uplevel trims
  • Just one engine available
  • Towing capacity is just OK
  • Hybrid can't be plugged in