Toyota RAV4 Towing Capacity
The Toyota RAV4 is a compact SUV ready to take on any roads around Lowell, Dracut, and Tewksbury, MA. Plus, whether the vehicle is being used for work and/or leisure, you can take advantage of its impressive towing capacity.
Continue reading to learn all about this capable vehicle and contact us at Ira Toyota of Tewksbury if you have any questions.
Towing & Performance Specs
The 2018 Toyota RAV4 can tow up to 3,500 pounds, with the Tow Prep Package. This allows you to bring a small camper along to your next weekend trip. Plus, with an upgraded radiator, supplemental engine oil cooler, and transmission cooler, you can tackle long hauls with ease.
Not only does the SUV have an impressive towing capacity, but its overall performance is respectable, too. It comes standard with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that delivers an energetic 176 horsepower and 172 lb-ft of torque. Plus, it achieves an EPA-estimated 23 city/30 highway MPG,* letting you enjoy the open road for longer.
In addition, the RAV4 has good handling and is composed and comfortable on the highway. You can also customize your driving experience through the different driver-selectable modes. ECO Mode will help maximize fuel economy, and Sport Mode will provide a more spirited drive with revised shift points.
Cargo & Passenger Space
The towing feature lets you hitch along a good amount of equipment. But, what about the vehicle itself?
Luckily, the Toyota RAV4 has lots of space for all your cargo needs. There’s 38.4 cubic feet of cargo room behind the rear seats. Fold that row down, and the space expands to 73.4 cubic feet. Plus, with the 60/40 split and fold-flat second-row seats, you can fit items inside while still leaving room for a backseat passenger.
Loading your items is easy, too, with the available hands-free, foot-activated power liftgate. Even if your hands are full, you just swipe your foot under the rear bumper, and the liftgate will automatically open.
Not only do have lots of cargo space, but there’s plenty of room for people, too. In front, you get 38.9 inches of headroom and 42.6 inches of legroom. In the back, there are 38.9 inches of headroom and 37.2 inches of legroom.
Not only will you be comfortably seated inside the 2018 RAV4, but its features will help make your trips more enjoyable.
Heated front seats and a heated steering wheel are available, to stay cozy on colder nights. An 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat is also available, so you can get in that perfect position behind the wheel.
For entertainment, there’s the standard Entune™ Audio infotainment system. This comes with a 7-inch touchscreen, 6-speaker sound system, and Bluetooth® technology to stream audio or make hands-free phone calls.
Upgrade to a higher trim level, and you get a 3-month All Access trial subscription to SiriusXM® Satellite Radio. With over 100 channels of sports, comedy, and commercial-free music, you’ll always find something new to listen to.
Test Drive the Toyota RAV4 in Tewksbury MA
With a high towing capacity, reliable performance, and impressive features, the 2018 Toyota RAV4 is ready for any trip around Lowell, Dracut, or Tewksbury, MA.
If you’re still not sure if the vehicle is right you, schedule a test drive at Ira Toyota of Tewksbury. We’ll let you take the vehicle for a spin, testing its performance and features for yourself.
Don’t wait. Test drive the Toyota RAV4 today at Ira Toyota of Tewksbury!
*2018 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.