2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2020 Honda HR-V

People will never be at a loss for choices inside of the crossover SUV class of the global automotive industry. Colonial Toyota offers one of the most complete lineups of the manufacturer’s crossover SUVs in the area. A comparison of the 2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2020 Honda HR-V will show future buyers how some of the best vehicles in the class differ in very important ways. The 2020 RAV4 has more standard performance to offer, more interior space and more available towing capacity than its Honda HR-V rival. Additionally, the 2020 Toyota RAV4 is equipped with more advanced technology than its previously mentioned competitor and can be equipped with several different off-road-read components.

Customers can take a closer look at the 2020 Toyota RAV4 today when they schedule a test drive by calling, 256-274-4654. 

A side-by-side comparison of the 2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2020 Honda HR-V.

2020 Toyota RAV4


2020 Honda HR-V

2.5-L, 4-Cyl. Engine 1.8-L, 4-Cyl.
203/184 Horsepower/Torque 141/127
68.9 cu.-ft. Max. Cargo Volume 58.8 cu.-ft.
5 people Passenger Capacity 5 people


Interior Dimensions, Technology And Performance Specs

To call the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and 2020 Honda HR-V the same kind of vehicle because both have two rows of seats and can hold five passengers would be a major mistake for potential customers to make. The 2020 RAV4 is able to offers more legroom for rear passengers than the Honda HR-V.  

When it comes to hauling cargo, there isn’t much of a game to be played. The 2020 Toyota RAV4 will have 37.5 cubic-feet of cargo volume to use when people are sitting in the second row. Folding that seat down will open the back of the 2020 RAV4 up to offer 69.8 cubic-feet.

Buyers of the 2020 HR-V will have 23.2 cubic-feet with rear passengers. And up to 57.6 cubic-feet available without. All 2020 RAV4 models will be equipped with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. Honda does make a similar set of technology available, but those customers will need to choose among its higher trim grades. 

Both the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and 2020 Honda HR-V each have one powertrain available. The 2020 RAV4 employs a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine attached to an eight-speed automatic transmission. It will make 203 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. All 2020 RAV4 models at the Colonial Toyota showroom can achieve at least 25 miles per gallon in the city and 33 miles per gallon or better on the highway. Owners of the 2020 Honda HR-V will have a 1.8-liter, four-cylinder engine under the hood mated to a continuously variable transmission, making 141 horsepower and 127 pound-feet of torque.