2017 Toyota RAV4 Columbus IN
The sun is shining, birds are chirping, and you want to get out and go. When you think of the perfect model for taking on the day’s adventures, what comes to mind? If a compact SUV has taken your fancy, you should be envisioning the 2017 Toyota RAV4 in Columbus IN available at Carver Toyota. This model is stylish and rugged, while offering a family-friendly interior to make it a smart choice whether it’s just you, or an entire crew. All this, while offering the Toyota reliable you can depend on.
What can you expect from the 2017 Toyota RAV4? It is available with either a 176 horsepower 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine or the efficient and environmentally-friendly 2.5-liter hybrid powertrain with a 194 net horsepower output. You can find the model in front- or all-wheel drive configurations, to best suit your driving desires, plus the you’ll find either the standard six-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission or available CVT provide silky-smooth gear shift and optimum efficiency.
The standard engine option is a 2.5-liter, 4-cylinder DOHC engine that returns 176 horsepower and 172 pound-feet of torque. It comes with a six-speed automatic transmission and the model is available as either a front-wheel or all-wheel drive option. Towing capability ranges from 1,500 to 1,750 pounds.
We all like a bit of modern conveniences in our vehicles, and you’ll certainly find them in the 2017 Toyota RAV4. This model now has the Toyota Safety Send P system as standard, which includes pedestrian detection, lane departure warning, automatic high beams and dynamic radar cruise control.
The CUV segment is popular for a number of reasons, and the fact that it’s larger and wider in the back means you can fit much bulkier cargo behind its hatch. The RAV4 offers up 38.4 cubic feet behind the rear seats and a total of 73.4 cubic feet when you fold the 60/40-split rear seats completely flat.
Why you’ll love the 2017 Toyota RAV4
First, you’ll see the 2017 Toyota RAV4, which is sure to catch your eye with one of its 13 color options. Second, you’ll sit in the interior and sink into the comfortable and supportive front seats. Start the engine and listen to it for a second, test the windows and locks, because why not? The Entune Audio system with 6.1-inch screen, Bluetooth, USB connection and integration backup camera is likely the next thing you notice, before you put the six-speed automatic into gear and take it for the spin.
It’s hard to describe the combination of elements from comfort to convenience that will make you feel at home in the 2017 Toyota RAV4. It’s an overall sense of finding the right fit, and small details like quality, well-fitted interior elements, combine to make this model feel right, look right and give you the sense of security that you’ve finally found a reliable model that will fit your day-to-day needs.
Of course, your experience might be slightly different than what we describe here simply because there are a total of six trim levels for the new model year. Available features include dual-zone automatic climate control, a bird’s eye view camera, built-in navigation and SofTex leatherette seating.
To see if the 2017 Toyota RAV4 is the right fit for you, stop by Carver Toyota and take it for a test drive. We’d love to go over specific trims and features when you come over for a visit.