Are There Any 2016 Toyota RAV4 Changes?

April 26th, 2016 by

2016 Toyota RAV4

As part of its mission to build the best vehicles on the road, Toyota regularly updates and improves its most popular models. Exploring the 2016 Toyota RAV4 changes illustrates just how committed the automaker is to this goal. This always-popular, already-impressive small crossover has only gotten better thanks to a new look, more features, and better performance. Find out what’s new, and if you’re impressed, then check out the 2016 Toyota RAV4 at Toyota of Naperville.


The front fascia of the 2016 Toyota RAV4 has been completely redesigned for a bolder look and now incorporates LED lighting on some trims. The rear bumper and tailgate have also been changed, and the sides are sleeker than before. The cabin shows off improved material quality and upscale flourishes like a leather-wrapped steering wheel standard on all but the base trim.


The list of standard and available features on the 2016 Toyota RAV4 has only gotten longer. This small crossover is now offered with advanced safety features like forward collision warning with automatic braking, lane keep assist, automatic high beams, adaptive cruise control, and pedestrian collision prevention.


The 2016 Toyota RAV4 boasts a new sport-oriented trim that upgrades both the performance and style of the vehicle. Refinements to the suspension and larger 18-inch wheels improve handling. The seats are upholstered in a special sport fabric, and trim-specific color combinations are available including a distinctive black and tan design.


The most significant of the 2016 Toyota RAV4 changes is probably the introduction of a new hybrid variation. This model runs on a gas/electric 2.4L four-cylinder engine that puts out an impressive 194 hp. Also noteworthy are its fuel-efficiency ratings of 34 mpg city and 31 mpg highway. The vehicle is available in two trims and comes equipped with the most appealing features available for the conventional RAV4.

Hit the Road in the 2016 Toyota RAV4 from Toyota of Naperville

Experience all that is new and exciting about the  at Toyota of Naperville, located at 1488 W Ogden Ave. in Naperville, IL. Our expert sales staff would be happy to show you the changes and take you out on a test drive.