If you’re purchasing a used vehicle, there’s a bunch of things you need to consider. Many people have different needs. Whatever your needs are will determine the best possible fit that you require. Toyota’s been known as one of the leading manufacturers in the world.
In fact, they were the ones that discovered how to assemble vehicles to be as safe as possible by focusing on one model at a time… instead of just throwing a bunch of parts together as quick as possible. The result? They’ve built some of the most spectacular vehicles on the market.
And the 2015 Toyota RAV4 is no exception…
You see, the Toyota RAV4 has been considered a great vehicle for anyone that prefers performance over luxury. What I mean by that is… the RAV4 isn’t meant to be a huge flashy vehicle.
It’s meant to deliver amazing performance with an affordable price tag… so that you can enjoy your ride without breaking the bank. The 2014 Toyota RAV4 was ranked 19 out of 22 affordable compact SUVs… and the 2015 model has far surpassed it’s previous model.
So what’s new? Here’s our 2015 Toyota RAV4 review…
2015 Toyota RAV4 Review
There’s a few things that set the RAV4 apart from its competitors and previous models. The main areas that you’ll want to consider when purchasing a new vehicle are cargo, passengers, safety and technology. Here are 10 reasons why you should purchase the 2015 Toyota RAV4 over its competitors…
1. Smooth Automatic Transmission
No matter what drivetrain you choose, the RAV4 always comes with an automatic transmission. Most people prefer automatic over standard. But not always.
The automatic transmission does make the 2015 RAV4 and easy solution for new drivers. So if you’ve been thinking about buying your kids a very safe new vehicle, then the RAV4 will be an excellent choice.
2. Great Gas Mileage
The MPG varies between drivetrains… but for the most part it gets 22 to 24 MPG when driving in-city. But… the 2015 Toyota RAV4 offers great highway MPG. It gets between 29 to 31 MPG when driving on the highway..
3. Great Safety Features
It offers great safety to all passengers… and… has tons of air bags that will shield your body in the event of a collision. The 2015 Toyota RAV4 has 5 different air bags, including:
- Driver air bag.
- Side head air bag.
- Side air bag.
- Passenger air bag
- Rear head air bag
4. Extra Safety Features
If you have a family, then you’ll love the added in safety features. Some of the feature include:
- Child safety locks that will prevent your kids from opening the door on the freeway.
- Brake assist that will help you stop your vehicle in emergency situations… especially in the winter time.
- 4-Wheel ABS.
- Daytime running lights.
- Traction control that will give you a sturdy grip over the road.
- 4-wheel disc brakes.
- Electronic stability control.
- Brake assist.
6. Brand New Comfort and Entertainment Features
The brand new 2015 Toyota RAV4 model offers everything that the earlier models do… but it also adds more features and specs for the same amount of money. That’s a bonus add-on for this awesome family vehicle. You’ll get tons of value.
6. Appeals To Several “Types” of Buyers
You’ll be amazed to find out that the 2015 Toyota RAV4 appeals to many different buyers. It’s not a black and white, one-dimensional car. In fact, it comes with AWD and front wheel drive. If you’re on a rough terrain, simply switch on the AWD. If you want to cruise around the city, flip on the front wheel drive.
You can drive over a lot of different terrains.
7. Large Cabin
Even though it’s considered a “compact” SUV… the RAV4 still has tons of room in the cabin. But it’s still smaller than those traditional clunky SUVs, like an Explorer.
8. Awesome, “Outdoor-sey” Design.
The 2015 Toyota RAV4 will make your friends jealous. It’s sleek and has a smooth rounded design. And it’s perfect for off-roading.
9. Brand New Technology
The inside of the 2015 Toyota RAV4 looks amazing, too. Plus… it comes with the newest technology available, making it a very modern vehicle. The two back seats can be folded over to provide more room for traveling… or storing your goods. There’s nothing better than having more storage space, that’s for sure.
10. Hidden Compartment
There’s a hidden compartment in the back of the 2015 Toyota RAV4 that can hold a spare tire, if you so choose. If you’re traveling, then you’ll enjoy it as an extra space to store your goods. You will never need to clutter up your cargo space with emergency tools.
For the most part, purchasing the 2015 Toyota RAV4 has more pros than cons. It’s a safe vehicle for families… and… is one of the best compact SUVs on the market for 2015. With those carbon taxes creeping up and causing gas to skyrocket, you’ll love the affordability of this SUV. It gives you the option to pick up and carry larger cargo than most vehicles.