The 2016 Toyota RAV4 is finally here at our Cookeville, TN Toyota dealership and we are eager to show you all the great things about this impressive small SUV. Don't let its size fool you, this capable vehicle has been tearing it up on roads across the country for decades, and Cumberland Toyota is here to show you how great it can be to drive one of these resilient vehicles. Come to see us in Cookeville from anywhere in Lebanon, Crossville, McMinnville, Oak Ridge, Knoxville, Sparta, Baxter, and Livingston and take a test drive in the impressive RAV4. Whether you are considering a new car for your daily commute, want a weekend getaway vehicle, or need a little more space for your growing family and active lifestyle, the 2016 Toyota RAV4 will deliver a dynamic and efficient driving experience that will make you excited to hit the road, no matter where you are headed. Shop our selection of new RAV4 models by browsing our virtual inventory of new Toyota cars for sale in Cookeville, TN right here on our website.
Compact SUVs have become extremely popular in recent times and automakers have created some incredible options for drivers looking for the perfect combination of the maneuverability of a car and the versatility of an SUV. They have been rivals since the beginning, and both have come far, so let’s see how the 2016 Toyota RAV4 does in a head-to-head matchup against the 2016 Honda CR-V.
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 obtains a host of new updates that make the compact SUV even better. The compact SUV can now come with a 360-degree Bird’s Eye View Parking system that makes driving the SUV even easier. The RAV4 also receives revised styling and a new sporty SE trim package. However, the largest change for the SUV is the introduction of a new hybrid trim. With these new additions, the new RAV4 is an amazing SUV that you will enjoy driving on a regular basis.
While compact SUVs aren’t recognized for offering users with a large or spacious interior, the RAV4 is different. The new compact SUV comes with a large trunk that will give you the ability to carry a large amount of cargo with ease. With the RAV4’s amazing cargo capacity, you can use the SUV in a variety of situations with ease. The RAV4 has a cargo volume of 38.4 cubic feet behind the rear seats which can extend to a maximum cargo volume of 73.4 cubic feet when the rear seats are folded down into the floor. In comparison, the CR-V provides only 37.2 cubic feet of cargo volume behind the rear seats and a maximum cargo volume of 70.9 cubic feet with the rear seats folded. With the 2016 Toyota RAV4’s more spacious cargo area, you won't have to compromise when it comes to packing for your next adventure.
The RAV4 comes with a lengthy list of exterior and interior features to provide you with a comfortable ride in a variety of driving situations. Toyota loaded their popular compact SUV with all of the latest features and amenities to ensure that you are comfortable whenever you and your passengers are riding in your new RAV4 SUV. In the 2016 RAV4 LE, you will find features like air conditioning, a rearview camera with projected path, Toyota Entune with a 6.1-inch touchscreen display, Bluetooth, and voice recognition; cruise control, a tilt and telescope steering wheel with controls for the multi-information system, audio, Bluetooth, and voice recognition controls, and much more. Exterior features on the RAV4 LE include halogen projector-beam headlamps with auto off, a rear spoiler, an automatic limited-slip differential, 17-inch wheels, power-folding side mirrors with integrated blind-spot mirrors, and rear privacy glass on rear quarter and back windows. The Honda CR-V does not offer the convenience of the all-in-one Entune system or voice recognition software and does not offer a display audio system at its base and entry-level trims.
While the new RAV4 is classified as a compact SUV, the car is packed with an extensive list of safety features. With the RAV4’s lengthy list of safety features, you can rest assured knowing that you’re safe in the case of an accident and at all times. Toyota packed the RAV4 with all of the latest safety features, which include the Toyota Star Safety System (this bundles vehicle stability control, traction control, brake assist, electronic brake-force distribution, anti-lock brakes, and smart stop technology), hill start assist control, trailer sway control, tire pressure monitoring system, advanced airbags with a driver's knee-area air bag, whiplash injury lessening front seats, emergency locking retractors for all seat belts, LATCH positions for child seats, and an engine immobilizer security system. The 2016 Honda CR-V does not feature the whiplash lessening front seats or the emergency locking retractors for the seat belt systems. You will feel much more confident during everyday driving in the 2016 Toyota RAV4.
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 is a great vehicle that offers reliable performance and the security you crave in a family vehicle. New cars rarely experience problems, and that goes double for new Toyota cars and SUVs, but if you do ever experience a problem with your new RAV4, you won't have to worry, because Toyota backs each of its vehicles with an impressive warranty package that will keep you from paying hefty repair fees. With the RAV4’s comprehensive warranty, you can drive confidently knowing that your vehicle is protected against unforeseen problems with its mechanical systems. You even get protection from having to pay for scheduled maintenance and roadside assistance. The 2016 RAV4 comes with a 5-year/60,000-mile drivetrain and powertrain warranty and also comes with a 3-year/36,000-mile basic new car bumper-to-bumper warranty. The 2016 Toyota RAV4 is also covered by ToyotaCare, which gets you two years or 25,000 miles of 24-hour roadside assistance and no-cost scheduled maintenance. The 2016 Honda CR-V does not offer and kind of maintenance plan or roadside assistance plan.
If you have been looking for a compact SUV that is easy to drive, has a comfortable interior, and can handle all of your daily driving needs with ease, then check out the 2016 Toyota RAV4 at our Cookeville, TN Toyota showroom. With the RAV4's more spacious cargo, extensive list of interior features and comprehensive warranty, the Toyota has the upper hand over the Honda CR-V and is one of the best compact SUVs on the market. Come and see us at Cumberland Toyota today, we are eager to show drivers from Lebanon, Crossville, McMinnville, Oak Ridge, Knoxville, Sparta, Baxter, and Livingston as well as the surrounding areas how much fun you can have driving a Toyota RAV4.View Inventory