New features for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime
The Toyota RAV4 is already one of the most popular vehicles available at the Toyota of Decatur showroom. Additionally, the automaker’s hybrid version of the RAV4 has carved out a strong position within its corner of the segment as well. The new features for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime will help the latest addition to the automaker’s crossover SUV stand out from the pack. Obviously, the Prime iteration of the 2021 RAV4 will have a plug-in hybrid powertrain that can actually travel moderate distances without using any gasoline. The 2021 RAV4 Prime will also be equipped with a lot more technology to really signal a new era for Toyota crossover SUVs. Early estimates said that the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime would be delivered this summer, but that timeline is likely going to be delayed.
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Connectivity Technology and Convenience Features
There is nothing that is going to stop Toyota from continuing to outfit its vehicles with the latest connectivity technology. All of the 2021 RAV4 Prime models will be equipped with a smartphone-compatible infotainment system. Drivers and passengers will be able to access all of the applications offered by Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®. Additionally, owners of the 2021 RAV4 Prime will be able to expand the capability of their Amazon Alexa or Google Digital Home Assistant devices into their vehicles. Both devices will be able to monitor various systems, fuel state and offer remote ignition.
A power liftgate, moonroof and keyless entry are also available features for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime. Every 2021 RAV4 Prime will be equipped with all-wheel-drive as standard equipment.
How far will the 2021 RAV4 Prime on EV Mode?
The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime will be one of the first of the automaker’s vehicles to arrive with an electric-only driving mode. Drivers will be able to travel as far as 39 miles on a single battery charge without ever engaging the gasoline-powered engine equipped under the hood of the 2021 RAV4 Prime. According to the available information released by Toyota, this will be the highest EV range of any plug-in hybrid crossover SUV currently for sale or lease.
Speaking of the gasoline engine used by the new RAV4 Prime, it will be the same 2.5-liter, four-cylinder power plant that the regular hybrid version uses. However, various improvements will push the output of the gas engine to more than 300 horsepower.
Toyota of Decatur customers can start the pre-ordering process for the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime today when they schedule an appointment with one of our product experts.