2022 Toyota RAV4 in Hamilton, ON
Toyota RAV4 at Upper James Toyota
The 2022 Toyota RAV4 is your ticket to exploration across Ontario. There is a wide selection of models that suit exactly what you want out of a crossover SUV, whether that be tackling the off-road or enjoying the city streets with the utmost of premium elegance. Follow along with our team here at Upper James Toyota as we outline all of the top features of the 2022 Toyota RAV4, covering many important areas such as design, technology, safety, performance and more.
Exterior Design & Features
The RAV4’s exterior balances both powerful and sleek features with its fine-tuned design. It’s not just looks built into the design but stability as well, all thanks to a long wheelbase and wide track. The RAV4 is designed for adventure, specifically, with short overhangs and high ground clearance.
The RAV4 Trail trim ups the ante in providing an SUV even more fit to tackle the rigours of off-road travel. These features include:
- Aggressive grille
- Distinct wheel design
- Big over fenders
- Fog light surrounds
The RAV4 Limited represents the best in elegant luxury on the RAV4 model lineup. These features include:
- 19-inch alloy wheels
- Chrome accents
- Redesigned projector LED Hi headlights
|Dimensions:||2022 Toyota RAV4 XLE AWD|
|Length (mm/in)||4,596 / 180.9|
|Width (mm/in)||1,854 / 73.0|
|Height (mm/in)||1,702 / 67.0|
|Wheelbase (mm/in)||2,690 / 105.9|
|Ground Clearance (mm/in)||211 / 8.3|
|Base Curb Weight (kg/lbs)||1,525 / 3,362|
Interior Design & Features
The RAV4 may be rugged on the outside but it’s more than inviting on the inside, with a host of convenient features. Enjoy many including available front and rear heated seats, 8-way power adjustable driver seat, driver seat memory and more.
RAV4 Trail Features
Continuing the RAV4 Trai’s unique look inside are seat finishes that are available in either black or a unique Mocha-coloured Softex. To provide a further distinct look, orange stitching and appointments cover the interior.
RAV4 Limited Features
The RAV4 Limited as well continues its many premium features from the outside and brings them inside. These include:
- SofTex seats
- Leather-wrapped shift knob
- Leather-wrapped steering wheel
- Advanced technology
|Dimensions:||2022 Toyota RAV4 XLE AWD|
|Headroom (front) (mm/in)||958 / 37.7|
|Headroom (rear) (mm/in)||1,001 / 39.4|
|Legroom (front) (mm/in)||1,039 / 40.9|
|Legroom (rear) (mm/in)||960 / 37.8|
|Cargo Volume Behind 2nd Seat (L/cu-ft)||1,059 / 37.4|
|Cargo Volume Behind Front Seats (L/cu-ft)||1,977 / 69.8|
Connected Services by Toyota provides you with the best technology to keep you connected with your RAV4, whether you’re actually in the vehicle or out. Audio Plus with Remote models includes Remote Connect, Safety Connect and Service Connect. Premium Audio with Remote enjoys Destination Assist and embedded navigation as well.
Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are found on each RAV4 model, providing you a simple and efficient way to link your phone to your RAV4. Do everything from making phone calls, to queue up your favourite music to navigating to your next destination.
JBL Premium Audio System
Available on the RAV4 is the available JBL audio system with 11 speakers. It comes complete with Clari-Fi technology and Sirius XM. Enjoy the best in high-quality audio, no matter where your journey takes you.
Dynamic Force Engine
The 2.5L 4-cylinder Dynamic Force engine ensures you get a heavy dose of power alongside an efficient ride. Its 8-speed automatic transmission helps to provide a smooth ride, quick acceleration and fewer trips to the pumps.
All Wheel Drive Systems
Active Torque All-Wheel Drive is found on the AWD L and AWD XLE, which switches from FWD to AWD when needed. Dynamic Torque Vectoring All Wheel Drive is found on the Trail and Limited models, where it can send up to 50% of torque to the rear wheels, as well as giving it to the left or right wheel for the best control.
Multi-Terrain Select provides four different modes to perfectly regulate wheel spin depending on the traction at hand. This feature is standard on all AWD models and is fit to thrive on everything from mud to sand to rocks.
|Specifications:||2022 Toyota RAV4 XLE AWD|
|Engine||2.5L, 4-cylinder, DOHC, Dual Variable Valve Timing with Intelligence|
|Towing Capacity (kg/lbs)||680 / 1,500|
|Payload (kb/lbs)||511 / 1,127|
|Transmission||Direct Shift 8-speed automatic|
|Fuel Efficiency (city/highway/combined) (L/100 km)||8.8 / 7.1 / 8.0|
Toyota Safety Sense 2.0
Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 comes standard on every RAV4 model, highlighting a large system of active safety technologies that are here to support your ride. These many features include:
- Pre-collision Safety System
- Lane Departure Alert
- Lane Tracing Assist
- Automatic High Beams
- Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
Drive with confidence knowing our next parking job will be as easy as ever. How is this so? With the Intelligent Clearance Sonar system, you’ll be warned of objects in your way by audible and visual notifications. The system will even brake for you, if needed.
8 Airbag System
The RAV4 has an extensive amount of traditional safety features in tow, including a large network of airbags. 8 airbags are placed around the cabin for full coverage.
These locations include:
- Dual stage driver and passenger
- Driver’s knee
- Passenger seat cushion
- Front and rear side curtain
What’s New on the 2022 Toyota RAV4?
The 2022 RAV4 only sees small updates for the new model year, with new headlight and wheel designs on the majority of the trims.
2022 Toyota RAV4 Trim Levels
LE FWDStarting at $28,990*
- 17-inch steel wheels
- Heated front seats
- 7-inch touchscreen
- Blind Spot Monitoring
LE AWDStarting at $31,090*
- Active Torque All Wheel Drive
- Multi-Terrain Select
- Heated front seats
- 6-speaker audio system
XLE AWDStarting at $34,690*
- 17-inch alloy wheels
- XLE Premium package (available)
- Smart key, with push button start
- Power moonroof
Trail AWDStarting at $38,490*
- TRD Off-Road edition (available)
- Dynamic Torque Vectoring All Wheel Drive
- LED fog lights
- Wireless charging
Limited AWDStarting at $42,990*
- 8-way power adjustable drive and front passenger seats
- Premium Audio with Remote
- 9-inch touchscreen
- Intelligent Clearance Sonar