The fifth-generation Toyota RAV4 has made its first ASEAN debut on the 2019 Singapore Motor Present, simply over 9 months because it was revealed eventually yr’s New York Worldwide Auto Present. Out there for buy now, the RAV4 is obtainable in a sole variant by Borneo Motors, priced at SGD119,988 with COE.
Motivation is supplied by a 2.zero litre four-cylinder Dynamic Drive engine, which makes 170 hp at 6,600 rpm and 203 Nm of torque at four,400 rpm. The mill, which options VVT-iE (consumption) and VVT-i (exhaust), ship drive to the entrance wheels by way of Toyota’s newest Direct Shift-CVT.
In comparison with its predecessor, the brand new RAV4’s styling is much more aggressive, with many flat and angular surfaces on its physique. With affect from the FT-AC idea, there’s a Tacoma-esque grille, plastic cladding on the wheel arches, a “floating roof,” and slender LED mixture taillights.
Exterior gear that comes as customary right here embrace 18-inch wheels, computerized projector LED headlamps with daytime working lights, entrance fog lamps and a powered tailgate with keyless operation and reminiscence features.
Shifting inside, the revamped inside’s point of interest is the freestanding head unit that unusually isn’t a touchscreen for its measurement. All different features of the dashboard have additionally been revamped for a extra modern look that displays its exterior design.
Different revisions are the horizontal air vents, that are joined by new switchgear for the dual-zone local weather management system (with rear vents), new steering wheel design, new gear lever, digital parking brake and a seven-inch multi-info show within the instrument cluster.
As for the security equipment, the Singapore-spec RAV4 will get the Toyota Security Sense Package deal, with Pre-Collision System (PCS), Computerized Excessive-Beam (AHB), Lane Departure Alert (LDA) and Dynamic Radar Cruise Management (DRCC) all current, together with seven airbags, VSC, ABS, Brake Help and Hill Begin Help Management (HAC).
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