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2013 Toyota RAV4 Grows in Size and Popularity


The crossover pie has pretty much every automotive finger in it as its profitability is most attractive in this current economic environment. Even Jaguar plan to enter the market, a manufacturer that has never even contemplated such a move until now. Toyota, however, is a very familiar face in this segment. In fact it could be argued that the original RAV4 was a founding father of the class. This all-new RAV4 looks to continue the models success.

The new car is taller, wider and longer than its predecessor boasting more interior space as a result. The new design language, first seen on the latest Auris, has transferred well giving the 2013 RAV4 a purposeful appearance.The boot is absolutely vast with 547 litres of capacity. Two drive trains, FWD and AWD, as well as three engines will be on offer. The one petrol is a 2.0 litre 149BHP unit and the diesels come in the form of a 2.0 litre with 122BHP accompanied by a new 2.2 litre with 148BHP.

The RAV4 goes on sale next month with deliveries commencing in March 2013.