Torque figures on the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid in Decatur AL is on its way and it’s quite impressive. It doesn’t matter what type of lifestyle you lead, this more powerful, quicker RAV4 is for everyone in every market.
What makes the 2016 Toyota RAV4 special is its 2.5-liter Atkinson cycle four-cylinder engine and high-torque electric motor. The Atkinson engine is just one of the startling differences from other crossover SUVs on the market with its combined 194 system horsepower and impactful torque output.
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid torque numbers, thanks to its Atkinson cycle engine, are an impressive 206 lb-feet.
Toyota’s Eight Hybrid Wonder of the Crossover World
As the eight hybrid in Toyota’s lineup, the RAV4 has carved out a unique space in an ever-growing class of unique, sporty crossover vehicles on the market. The RAV4 Hybrid comes equipped with an Electric On-Demand All-Wheel Drive System where a second, independent electric motor sends power to the rear wheels if they need more traction.
COMPARE: 2016 Toyota RAV4 vs 2016 Hyundai TucsonThe 2016 RAV4 Hybrid is an exciting creation from Toyota, as it looks to build upon the incredible success of the Toyota Prius, the go-to vehicle in the hybrid world. The RAV4 is equipped similarly to the Prius where drivers can play a role in determining what type of driving mode best suits their activities.
Driving modes on the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid
Drivers can choose from the ECO mode, available on both gas and Hybrid models, that is able to optimize throttle response and air condition usage to help improve fuel economy.
COMPARE: 2016 Toyota RAV4 vs 2015 Toyota RAV4EV mode lets drivers run the electric motor alone under the right conditions at lower speeds under 25 miles per hour. Drivers can see the fuel consumption breakdown of the new 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid in the Hybrid System Indicator in the 4.2-inch TFT display.