2017 Toyota RAV4

Dependable, capable, and incredibly versatile, there is a very good reason that 90-percent of Toyota RAV4 models sold in the last ten years are still on the road. Designed to pay homage to the rich tradition of impeccable performance, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 is the result of meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail. To assist you in deciding whether or not the 2017 Toyota RAV4 is the right SUV for your active lifestyle, our knowledgeable team of automotive specialists has complied the following review for you to look through. Continue reading the article below for details on the RAV4's interior, safety, and performance features.

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2017 Toyota RAV4: Engine & Performance

In terms of performance, the 2.5L DOHC I4 engine-also available as an ECVT hybrid-that powers the 2017 Toyota RAV4 offers excellent horsepower, torque, and fuel efficiency. Thanks to paddle shifters, an athletic suspension, and Dynamic Torque Control, the RAV4 provides a smooth ride that you'll definitely appreciate. Take a look at the table below for details on the Toyota RAV4's engine specifications.


2.5L I4

2.5L I4 ECVT Hybrid


176 HP @ 6,000 RPM

194 Net System HP


172 lb.-ft. @ 4,100 RPM


MPG City/Highway

23/30 MPG

34/30 MPG

2017 Toyota RAV4: Exterior Design

2017 RAV4 Exterior

With striking lines, a strong stance, and a stylish rear bumper, the 2017 RAV4 has a timeless SUV appearance that's equally functional. Exterior design features include:

  • Halogen projector beam headlights and DRL
  • Rear spoiler
  • 17-in. wide-vent steel wheels with wheel covers
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Acoustic noise-reducing front windshield
  • Available roof rails

2017 Toyota RAV4: Interior & Technology

2017 Toyota RAV4 Interior

Designed with an incredibly comfortable interior that's packed with entertainment technology, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 offers a relaxing experience you would otherwise find in a high-end luxury vehicle. Featuring Entune® infotainment systems, the RAV4 lets you connect your smartphone to the vehicle's interface and control it using Bluetooth® and enhanced voice-activation technology. Thanks to available SofTex® -trimmed eight-way power adjustable driver's seat with memory functions, you'll enjoy the comfort you've always deserved from an SUV. Additional interior and tech features include:

  • Bird's Eye View Camera with perimeter scan, overhead 360-degree view in Drive and Reverse, and Curb View
  • Entune™ Premium Audio with Integrated Navigation and App Suite
  • 2-in. TFT Multi-Information Display (MID) with customizable settings
  • Driver and front passenger heated seats
  • Smart Key System with Push Button Start and remote power liftgate function
  • Heated steering wheel with mounted controls

2017 Toyota RAV4: Safety Features

Thanks to Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P) and the Star Safety System™, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 is home to a multitude of features designed to enhance your situational awareness while you drive and simultaneously decrease the risk of collisions occurring in the first place. Safety features include:

Toyota Safety Sense™ P features include:

  • Pre-Collision System (PCS) with Pedestrian Detection (PD)
  • Lane Departure Alert (LDA) with Steering Assist (SA)
  • Automatic High Beams (AHB)
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC)

Star Safety System™ features include:

  • Vehicle Stability Control (VSC)
  • Traction Control (TRAC)
  • Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
  • Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD)
  • Brake Assist (BA)
  • Smart Stop Technology® (SST)

Test-Drive the 2017 Toyota RAV4 in Edgewood, MD Today!

For more information on the 2017 Toyota RAV4 or how you can set up a test-drive appointment at our Toyota dealership in Edgewood, MD, don't hesitate to contact Thompson Toyota using our online form. If you want to speak directly with one of our Toyota specialists, you can do so anytime during our regular business hours by calling (888) 415-2641. Check out our RAV4 Trim comparison page to see a breakdown of the different packages available!

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