Toyota refreshed the RAV4 lineup with the new special edition Adventure version for the 2018 model year. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure pulled the wraps off at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. The model is nice refreshment for the lineup but if the Adventure associates you to the serious off-roading you shouldn’t be a lot of excited as this model is more concentrated on the adventurous search than the substantial off-road hardware upgrade.
With older riding height the RAV4 Adventure will provide a little extra off-road capability but limiting facets remain the lack of the more power, all-terrain tires, beefed off-road hardware, etc. On the other hand, more robust outside search and wonderful variations inside the cabin carry more enjoyment to model’s lineup. The model also comes with the standard Tow Prep Package and Toyota Security Sense-P package.
2018 TOYOTA RAV4 ADVENTURE: ADVENTUROUS LOOK
The most effort Toyota invested to the look of the new 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure. The model is the most rugged-looking RAV4. The slightly raised suspension is combined with the unique 18-inch wheels which feature five-spoke design finished in black. Above the wheels are oversized fender flames with dark moldings. The black features can also be seen on the headlights and haze lights. The model also characteristics lower body guards, top rails and Adventure badges. Toyota may also provide Gold Air Metallic, Magnetic Gray Metallic, Ruby Sparkle Treasure, Bright and Black body shades.
Interior of the models is likewise handled with the unique touches. The Adventure model brings unique interior trim sections combined with leather covered shift penis and different stitching on the steering wheel and dash. The interior will also get Adventure signed door sills guards, shipment mats and all-weather floor mats.
Common characteristics will include the Tow Prep Package which provides upgraded transmission and radiator coolers. The Trailer Sway Get a grip on and Hill-Start Support is likewise normal features. Include to the list of the standard gear Toyota’s Security Sense-P suite. This driver assistance equipment involves ahead collision warning with computerized crisis braking, flexible sail control, computerized large beams, street departure alert, and pedestrian detection.
The Adventure version is likewise available with the Cold Temperature Package. There Toyota offers a heated tyre, power and heated entrance seats and wiper de-icer. The Entune infotainment system with the 7-inch center screen is also the part of this adventure.
2018 TOYOTA RAV4 ADVENTURE: PERFORMANCE
As we claimed earlier away of the increased experience top, there are no substantial updates on the off-road performance of the new 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure. The model is going to be driven by the familiar 2.0-liter inline-4 engine which still provides 176 hp and torque of 172 pound-feet. A six-speed computerized transmission is again the part of the game.
The front-wheel drive is available on the RAV4 Adventure with the Automatic Confined Slip Differential. However, an recommended Vibrant Torque Control all-wheel-drive system is a will need to have if you want to invest most of your time away from the paved roads.
2018 TOYOTA RAV4 ADVENTURE: AVAILABILITY, PRICE
The 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure will go on sale in September. Toyota is still restricted lipped about the price. However, we expect that adventure with this RAV4 will definitely cost less than the current SE version which goes for $29, 985.