2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2019 Toyota RAV4

The Toyota RAV4 is the most popular vehicle in the Colonial Toyota inventory. More than that, the RAV4 has become one of the most successful platforms in one of the most competitive segments in the global automotive industry. Colonial Toyota has welcomed the latest version of the vehicle to its showroom with a few important changes to offer potential buyers a new experience. A comparison of the 2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2019 Toyota RAV4 will provide Colonial Toyota customers with the information they need to make their purchase. The two model years offer a lot of similarities with the key differences coming in the area of connectivity technology, including access to additional smartphone applications and remote access features that were not previously available. Customers can schedule a test drive today by calling, 203-403-6890.
Technology has become increasingly more important to crossover SUV buyers than ever before. Toyota has built upon what was available with the 2019 version of the RAV4 by adding Android Auto™ compatibility to existing options for Apple CarPlay® and Amazon Alexa. Each of these systems will allow drivers and passengers to integrate their favorite outside devices into their daily commute. A Wi-Fi hotspot is also available on both the 2020 and 2019 models of the Toyota RAV4. The 2020 version of the popular crossover SUV platforms joins several other Toyota models in making the automaker’s Remote Connect system available. This feature will allow owners to start the engine, lock/unlock the door or check the fuel level from their smartwatch. The Safety Connect system is also available which can automatically call for help in an accident.

2020 Toyota RAV4


2019 Toyota RAV4

2.5-L, 4-Cyl. Engine 2.5-L, 4-Cyl.
Eight-speed auto Transmission Eight-speed auto
69.8 cu.-ft. Max. Cargo Volume 69.8 cu.-ft.
Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto™ Smartphone Integration Apple CarPlay® Only

Performance Specs

There is no difference in performance or efficiency specifications between the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and the 2019 Toyota RAV4. Both model years have a naturally aspirated 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine under the hood which is attached to a precise eight-speed automatic transmission. It will make 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. Versions of either model year will be able to achieve 26 miles per gallon in the city and up to 35 miles per gallon on the highway – when equipped with front-wheel-drive. Owners who opt for all-wheel-drive will see a small, almost imperceptible dip in efficiency scores.
A photo of the touchscreen interface used in the 2020 Toyota RAV4.
A photo of the seating options in the 2020 Toyota RAV4.
A photo of the cargo area in the 2020 Toyota RAV4.
A photo of the rear seats in the 2020 Toyota RAV4.