Two 2017 Toyota RAV4 models

What is the difference between the RAV4 and the RAV4 Hybrid?

2017 Toyota RAV4 vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid 

If you’re considering a hybrid Toyota model, you’ve come to the right place. We’ll be discussing the differences between the 2017 Toyota RAV4 and the hybrid model. We’ll show you what comes standard on each model and the differences between them. Let’s take a look at this comparison of the 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs the 2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid. 


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RAV4 Standards 

The 2017 Toyota RAV4 is packed with features that help drivers enjoy the ride. You can 4 other passengers can fit inside the RAV4. Drivers can use the backup camera for easier exits as well. When it comes to comparisons between the RAV4 Hybrid, the RAV4 has the same towing capacity, but has better horsepower and torque. Both models can tow up to 1,500 pounds and the RAV4 has a horsepower of 176 vs the Hybrid’s 150 horsepower.

2017 Toyota RAV4 in orange
2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid in red

RAV4 Hybrid Additions 

The 2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has many of the features that the standard RAV4 has. However, the Hybrid has a better gas mileage in the city with 34 mpg* whereas the RAV4 has a 23 city mpg. The Toyota RAV4 Hybrid also has an improved cloth interior for a more comfortable feel. There are more features to talk about for the 2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, but these are just a few. 


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After looking at the 2017 Toyota RAV4 vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid comparison, you can better evaluate which features you like. This will help you on your search for a new car. If you would like to learn more about the 2017 Toyota RAV4 or the RAV4 Hybrid, check out our online inventory for our available models and schedule your test drive with Baierl Toyota today. 

*2017 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.