2020 Toyota RAV4 Redesign, Changes, Hybrid

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Toyota is the carmaker that keeps top positions in almost every segment. It is not easy to maintain popularity, especially when there are so many vehicles. This company is present in the car, truck, and crossover segment. Also, plug-in vehicles from Toyota set standards for greener ride. But, there is an SUV that is somehow at the top of popularity charts. Well, it might seem that it is not important at the moment, but the arrival of 2020 Toyota RAV4 will turn things around.

For some while, RAV4 crossover wasn’t in the first plan. However, the company made some updates to keep it fresh. Now, the 2020 Toyota RAV4 will suffer big redesign. Nevertheless, we won’t see a new generation, although some huge changes are coming. Rumors are speaking of a new shell and the look, as well as tuning of the engine room. Stay informed and follow suvtrend.com and read the latest updates on this and other Toyota SUVs.

2020 Toyota RAV4

2020 Toyota RAV4 Engine

One thing is so sure that you can place a bet on it – the 2020 Toyota RAV4 is going to be more powerful. Revisit of a 2.5-liter engine should boost horsepower output. Nevertheless, engineers are not going to use a turbocharger. The naturally-aspirated unit will be capable to produce around 210 hp. That is a boost of 35 hp compared to the current vehicle. Also, the 2020 RAV4 is getting an improvement om torque output. Experts believe that the crossover is about to shake things up in the drivetrain system with an 8-speed auto transmission in 2020 season.

The latest reports are bringing the information about the 2.0-liter unit as a part of the lineup as well. However, further details are not certain, since this is a new powertrain. Also, it could be available only in certain markets. Finally, it can happen to see it as a pair for a hybrid drivetrain.

Specs and MPG

With more power, the SUV is going to be a better performer. The goal for 2020 Toyota RAV4 will be to sprint to 60 mph in under 8 seconds. Nevertheless, engineers won’t push it as a priority if it takes too much on a mileage. We can’t estimate the exact MPG rating for the new Toyota RAV4, but the significant boost is certain. Fans won’t be surprised if they see a vehicle with highway mileage of 35 mpg. Of course, plug-in version is there to top all these achievements.

2020 Toyota RAV4 hybrid

2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

In two years many things are about to change. So, it is not easy to find correct information about so quickly-growing industry, such as automotive. But, some things are not changing – Toyota will make hybrids. The RAV4 SUV is already one of these, and we can only see further improvements. Also, a higher level of an autonomous drive will make a ride more comfortable and enjoyable.

2020 Toyota RAV4 hybrid

2020 Toyota RAV4 Facelift and Changes

Designers are working on the brand-new shell for 2020 Toyota RAV4. The vehicle could get a full redesign of its exterior appearance if this happens. New grille, headlights, rear end, shape… Hard-core fans won’t be happy with so many updates, but in Toyota believe everyone will get used to it pretty easy.


Inside the cabin, there are no surprises in the plan. Elegance, comfort, safety, and hi-tech features are part of the current crossover. So it is with 2020 Toyota RAV4. However, equipment and systems won’t be the same in 2018 and 2020.

2020 Toyota RAV4 interior


With a new model for 2019 out, we can expect more updates for the next Toyota Rav4. However, info about the price and release date are not certain yet, and fans and enthusiasts have to be patient. Few things are already sure. The 2020 Toyota Rav4 will use TNGA architecture. Also, it will launch few trim levels. Leaking information is telling about Limited and Adventure models. The crossover is going to be available for global purchase.


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