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Showing posts with label Toyota RAV4. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Toyota RAV4. Show all posts

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Some Dealers Say Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Facing One-Year Wait List


Looking for a brand-new RAV4 Hybrid? Be prepared to wait. According to some authorized Toyota dealerships, some variants of the compact SUV is facing a waiting time of “up to one year.” And a recent announcement by Toyota Motor Corporation isn’t going to help either.

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Toyota Motor PH Issues Recall For Select RAV4 HEV And Lexus NX HEV Models


Toyota Motor Philippines is announcing a recall on selected Toyota RAV4 and Lexus NX models due to its brake actuator software.

Monday, January 24, 2022

This Is Your First Official Look At The PH-Spec 2022 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid


After confirming its arrival in February, Toyota Motor Philippines releases the first official photos of the 2022 RAV4 Hybrid.

Friday, January 14, 2022

Toyota Motor PH Confirms RAV Hybrid Coming In February For P 2.157M


Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) continues to lead the way to sustainable mobility by offering the widest range of Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV) locally. Next month, its lineup of next generation, environment-friendly cars will further expand with the introduction of the hybrid variant of another iconic SUV.

Sunday, September 19, 2021

Toyota's Production Stoppage Now Extends To RAV4, GR Yaris As Well


Toyota Motor Corporation is making a third adjustment to its Japan production as a result of the on-going parts shortage.

Friday, September 17, 2021

Toyota's Refreshing The RAV4 For 2022 And Here's What You Can Expect


On the surface, it seems the only news here is the launch of a new Europe-centric trim for the RAV4 dubbed the Adventure. In reality though, Toyota is also marking this occasion to show bits and pieces of their refreshed for 2022 compact SUV.

Friday, October 30, 2020

Yes, There's Actually a Toyota RAV4 Under There


There’s just something with the Toyota RAV4 that’s tickling the fancy of Japanese tuners. From a Lamborghini Urus lookalike, the latest one is this: the Mitsuoka Buddy.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

The World's Best-Selling Toyota So Far This Year is the RAV4


Toyota Motor Corporation sees its global first half 2020 sales recover to 84 percent of last year’s. The cumulative total of Toyota, Lexus, and Daihatsu sales from January to June totaled 765,373 units or a 16.9 percent decrease compared to the same period in 2019.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Suzuki's New Compact SUV Looks Strangely Familar


Suzuki’s new compact SUV looks strangely familiar, doesn’t it? It should be—it’s basically the Toyota RAV4 with a new front-end. Previously announced as part of a corporate partnership, Suzuki has now released the RAV4-based Across.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

You Can Now Make Your 2020 Toyota RAV4 Look Like a Lamborghini Urus


If you find the sharp and angular 2020 Toyota RAV4 still a bit too ordinary, well, a Japan-based body kit maker will make it look a bit more exotic; by transforming it into a “budget” Lamborghini Urus.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

From Niche to Mainstream: How the Toyota RAV4 Created the Compact Crossover Segment


When the first-generation Toyota RAV4 was revealed at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1994, few could have anticipated how this new concept would reshape the automotive industry. Since then, it ignited a whole new market for compact, agile, and versatile compact crossovers—SUVs ideally suited to modern life.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Toyota Just Made Its 10 Millionth RAV4


The RAV4 has joined the ranks of Toyota models that have achieved eight-figure sales. Cumulative figures for the compact SUV passed 10 million at the end of February this year, spanning five generations of the vehicle manufactured since 1994.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Toyota Motor PH is Recalling RAV4s for Airbag-Related Issue


Yet another car model joins the growing list requiring new airbags due to faulty ones installed by the now-defunct Takata, but not for the usual reason. Toyota Motor Philippines is announcing that 1,157 units of the RAV4 will require a new driver’s airbag.

Friday, December 6, 2019

The Toyota RAV4 is the Japan Car of the Year 2019-2020


The Japanese press has spoken and they have chosen the 2019 Toyota RAV4 as the Japan Car of the Year (JCOTY) 2019-2020.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Toyota Just Made a 302-Horsepower RAV4


Hey, Subaru. I hope you’re listening. Next time you’re thinking of making your Forester as mainstream as a Toyota RAV4, perhaps you should take a look at this: it’s a 302-horsepower version called the RAV4 Prime.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Review: 2019 Toyota RAV4 4x2 Limited


To some degree, the RAV4 is representative of where Toyota is as a company. When the marque first launched in 1994, it introduced the concept of the compact crossover, a reminder of Toyota’s ingenious engineering and marketing ways. With the second-generation model, it turned a sporty leaf, a perfect metaphor for Toyota’s sporty ways at the time. By the time the third- and fourth-generation models rolled in, the RAV4 lost its way, becoming more analgesic than exciting. But when Akio Toyoda declared that Toyota must make better cars, the RAV4 responded in a very big way.

Monday, February 11, 2019

So Why Did the 2019 Toyota RAV4 Get A New Engine While the 2019 Camry Did Not?


The Philippine launch of the 2019 RAV4 opened some questions, not about the RAV4 per se, but about something launched last December: the 2019 Camry. Given both of these models are riding on the Toyota New Global Architecture or TNGA platform, why did Toyota Motor Philippines decide to give its executive sedan a carryover powertrain while the compact SUV gets the new-generation one?

Sunday, February 10, 2019

2019 Toyota RAV4 Gets the TRD Treatment


If you think the 2019 Toyota RAV4 lacks some pizzazz, don’t fear: it’s getting the TRD treatment. Shown at the Chicago Auto Show, the RAV4 TRD Off-Road takes cues from Toyota’s rich off-road racing history by combining trail-ready aesthetics with trail-ready performance.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Toyota Philippines Launches Boldest RAV4 Yet (w/ 17 Photos, Complete Specs)


Toyota Motor Philippines launches the all-new 2019 RAV4—the boldest iteration of Toyota’s iconic compact crossover. Since its introduction onto the global stage, the RAV4 has captured an audience seeking sporty design and performance wrapped in a practical SUV body. The new one is no different and sets to deliver what Toyota says is “the best driving experience.”