Category Archives: Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

New RAV4 Prime adds complementary technology to existing hybrid lineup

What is the difference between the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and Toyota RAV4 Prime? 

A strong argument could be made that Toyota is more well-known for its hybrid technology than any other automaker in the industry. As soon as the Prius was shown to be popular with customers, the manufacturer was quick to add its hybrid technology to more platforms each year. Considering the popularity of the Toyota RAV4 crossover SUV, it only made sense for a hybrid version of that vehicle to hit the market. In the 2021 model year, that hybrid crossover family is growing again. So, what is the difference between the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and the Toyota RAV4 Prime? Both will offer plenty of interior space and everything that has made the RAV4 popular in addition to excellent fuel economy. Let’s see how these vehicles approach that kind of efficiency.   Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the touchscreen in a Toyota vehicle Wi-Fi.

Toyota expands its roster of Wi-Fi connected vehicles for the 2020 model year

Which 2020 Toyota vehicles have a mobile hotspot in Decatur, AL? 

Traditional automotive elements like performance, fuel economy and safety are still important parts of the equation for buying a new vehicle. However, automakers like Toyota have really leaned hard into providing its drivers and their passengers with the latest technology to keep them connected to the world outside the vehicle. Features like a smartphone-compatible infotainment system that offers safe and convenient access to the Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto have become almost universal across the manufacturer’s lineup. But Toyota wasn’t satisfied stopping there. So, which 2020 Toyota vehicles have a mobile hotspot in Decatur, AL?. Most 2020 Toyota cars, trucks, SUVs and minivans have this feature. For our purposes today we’ll just be focusing on the brand’s pickup trucks and crossover SUVs.   Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of two 2020 Toyota RAV4 models in motion on the road.

These videos can help you do some comparison shopping from home

Is the 2020 Toyota RAV4 better than other crossover SUVs? 

Even a brief glance around the Toyota of Decatur showroom will show just how important crossover SUVs are to buyers and the automotive industry as a whole. Our manufacturing partner produces these incredible vehicles in a variety of sizes and each of them are equipped to meet a variety of needs. But when someone visits us for the first time, they usually ask a version of the question, ‘Is the 2020 Toyota RAV4 better than other crossover SUVs?’ Without gushing too much, we’d have to say the popular platform makes a pretty strong case. Take a look at these video that compares the 2020 RAV4 against its top rivals from automakers like Chevrolet, Subaru and Nissan. If you like what you see, make an appointment to schedule a test drive with a Toyota of Decatur product experts today.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Closeup of hybrid badging on 2020 Toyota Highlander hybrid

How Much Will a Toyota Hybrid Battery Cost Me?

Toyota Hybrid Battery Life Expectancy and Replacement Costs

When customers in the Decatur area come to Toyota of Decatur looking for a new vehicle, many have questions surrounding the idea of switching to a hybrid or electric vehicle. Many questions are often about the price of vehicle maintenance and upkeep, as well as how the performance life of the vehicle compares to that of a traditional gas-powered vehicle. This guide is going to dive into Toyota hybrid battery life expectancy and replacement costs to help you get an idea of how owning a Toyota hybrid vehicle will compare to a traditional model.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Lineup of three 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid models

How Far Can I Drive a 2020 RAV4 Hybrid on One Tank of Gas?

2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Fuel Economy and Safety Features

The 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid lineup is made up of the LE Hybrid, XLE Hybrid, XSE Hybrid, and Limited Hybrid. Each model in the RAV4 Hybrid lineup offers an impressive fuel economy rating that is sure to make every driver want to make the switch to a hybrid vehicle. From the vehicle’s driving range to its lineup of standard safety features, the 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is changing the way drivers view their time on the road. Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid fuel economy and safety features.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Grey 2020 Toyota RAV4 in desert

Are the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid Available in the Same Exterior Colors?

2020 Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid Exterior Color Options

The Toyota RAV4 continues to be one of the most recognizable vehicles from the Toyota brand and with its iconic exterior looks and design, many shoppers are wondering what color options it has to offer. Additionally, many may be wondering if the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid share the same color options lineup. This guide is going to lay out all of the available solid and two-tone color options available for the 2020 RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid as well as note which colors are exclusive to either model. Continue reading to find the perfect color to match your style. Read the rest of this entry >>

Side view of red 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime

Toyota Welcomes RAV4 Prime To 2021 SUV Lineup

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid Power and Design

Toyota has added a new plug-in hybrid SUV model, the RAV4 Prime, to its 2021 SUV lineup and not only is it the most fuel-efficient RAV4 model ever but is also the quickest and most powerful RAV4 yet. Drivers will earn an estimated 90 MPGe on the road and can go from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.8 seconds. The RAV4 Prime lineup will include SE and XSE model grades and is expected to hit dealership lots in the summer of 2020. Keep reading to learn more about the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid power and technology. Read the rest of this entry >>

Blue 2020 Toyota Corolla

Where Can I Get a Fuel-Efficient Vehicle Around Decatur?

Fuel-Efficient 2020 Toyota Cars and SUVs in Decatur AL

Fuel efficiency is often one of the top priorities among drivers looking for their next vehicles. Automakers continue to make strides towards outranking other vehicles in terms of efficiency and one brand that continues to soar among the rest is Toyota. Shoppers can find some of the most fuel-efficient 2020 Toyota cars and SUVs at Serra Toyota of Decatur in Decatur, AL. Below we are breaking down the stats of some of the top-performing Toyota vehicles, so keep reading to learn more. Read the rest of this entry >>

Closeup of Hybrid emblem on Toyota Highlander Hybrid

Which Toyota Hybrid SUV Offers the Best Range?

2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid vs 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

If you have been thinking about making the switch to a new SUV, you may have considered whether you’ll go with a gas-powered model or a hybrid. Toyota hybrid models offer incredible efficiency with all of the great features and performance you’ve learned to expect from Toyota. If performance is your main focus when it comes to choosing a new vehicle, keep reading this 2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid vs 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid guide to see which Toyota Hybrid SUV is right for you. Read the rest of this entry >>

Young girl laying in grass wearing "Let's Make a Better Planet" Environmental Challenge 2050 shirt

Toyota Commits to Cleaner Mobility and Reducing Emissions

Are Toyota Vehicles Eco Friendly?

With each new vehicle purchase, drivers are looking to continue to improve their driving experience and, likely, their vehicle’s impact. When shopping for a new car a lot of drivers are looking for an eco-friendly option that will give them peace of mind on the road. Now, you may be wondering if Toyota vehicles are eco-friendly. This guide is going to break down the Toyota brand’s commitment to creating cleaner mobility and offering eco-friendly vehicle options to drivers everywhere. Read the rest of this entry >>