The Toyota RAV4 (Japanese: トヨタ RAV4 (ラヴフォー), Toyota Ravufō) is a compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) produced by the Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota.What is a RAV4 hybrid?
The RAV4 Hybrid's powertrain consists of a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, electric motors front and rear, a nickel-metal hydride battery pack and a continuously variable transmission (CVT). In total, this pairing develops a combined system output of 194 horsepower.What is the Toyota RAV4 hybrid?
The Toyota RAV4 was the first modern-day compact crossover to hit the U.S. market, though one could make an argument for the unibody Jeep Cherokee of 1984, or perhaps even the 1980 AMC Eagle. In its class, the RAV4 is of the first to adopt a hybrid drivetrain—and it may well become one of Toyota’s best sellers.