2016 RAV4 Hybrid now on display and for sale

December 16th, 2015 by

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid for sale in Naperville, IL

The seven Toyota vehicles that make up the automaker’s hybrid fleet have sold more than 2 million units around the world. Both of those numbers are getting a boost as the eight Toyota hybrid is on the ground at Toyota of Naperville. After almost a year of waiting and speculating, the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is for sale in Naperville, IL. Customers are free to make an appointment with a Toyota of Naperville sales professional to take a closer look at the ground-breaking new hybrid crossover SUV. The new RAV4 Hybrid is not only more efficient than ever before, but it also has an all new look that matches attitude with performance.

Why is the 2016 RAV4 so special?

In addition to being a member of one of the most successful lineups in the automotive industry, the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid for sale in Naperville, IL offers customers more efficient performance in a tightly contested class. When the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid was introduced to the public last winter, the company promised that the all-new model would be more powerful and more capable than ever before. With the addition of the Toyota Hybrid system, the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid now produces more net horsepower than the gasoline powered Honda CR-V, a chief rival.

2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid
2016 RAV4 Hybrid

When the gasoline engine and electric motor system are working together, the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid will produce more than 190 horsepower while still having the ability to achieve 34 miles per gallon in the city and 31 miles per gallon on the highway. The same electrical motor system that is used to produce this amount of power also helps provide extra traction on slippery roads. One of the benefits of using electric motors is that they are able to directly apply torque to whatever it may be attached.

As it applies to the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid, the motor is connected to other components of the vehicle, controlled by a computer. When the system senses a wheel slipping or losing traction, the motors can engage to instantly apply torque to that wheel to keep the vehicle stable.

What can new owners expect?
The basic framework that has made the Toyota RAV4 such a popular vehicle platform will remain in place for the all-new hybrid version. From a functional aspect, the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid for sale in Naperville, IL remains a five-passenger crossover SUV with one of the most flexible interiors in its class. The measurements for passenger space in the rear seat of the new 2016 RAV4 Hybrid are on par with many of the top rated full-size passenger sedans. Even with three riders in the second row, there is still more than 35 cubic-feet of cargo space available, approximately more than twice the space available in the trunk of a full-size sedan. When needed, that space can be quickly and easily configured into a large cargo area, measuring 70.6 cubic feet.

If you would like to learn more about the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid for sale in Naperville, IL, contact a Toyota of Naperville sales professional today.

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