2008 toyota Rav4 for Sale

2008 Toyota Rav4 For Sale: Currently in the 3rd model year of its full redesign, the Toyota RAV4 obtains just trim changes for 2008. The 3rd row of seats on the Limited has been terminated, although that is no fantastic loss, as they were extremely cramped.

2008 Toyota Rav4 For Sale

The RAV4 is readily available with two engines, a 2.4-litre four-cylinder mated to a four-speed automated, and a 3.5-litre V6 with a five-speed automatic transmission.

A version with front-wheel drive is sold in the U.S., but all Canadian designs utilize Toyota's "Energetic Torque Control" 4x4 system, which enables the car to change constantly and also effortlessly in between front- as well as four-wheel modes. A hands-on locking button enables a maximum torque split of 55/45 between the front and also back wheels, under speeds of 40 km/h. All designs feature automobile stability control as well as grip control, while V6 versions add hill-start and downhill assist control.

With the enhancement of the brand-new four-cylinder Sport trim line, both engines can be found in Base, Sport or Limited setup.

Features on the Base models include 17-inch steel wheels, cooling, CD/MP3 stereo with auxillary jack, fabric seats, 60/40 folding and lying back seats, power locks with keyless access, power home windows, tilt and also telescopic wheel, floor mats, cruise ship control, heated mirrors, roof rack, personal privacy cover, soft tire cover, variable intermittent wipers with deicer, and periodic back washer/wiper.

The Sporting activity versions include 18-inch alloy wheels, costs fabric seats, freight internet, personal privacy glass, power sunroof, colour-keyed fender flares, black headlamp surround and also fog lights.

The Minimal designs add 17-inch alloy wheels, six-CD/MP3 stereo with auxilliary jack, dual-zone automated environment control, leather-wrapped wheel, footwell lights, and molded tire cover.

Now supplying comparable consultations with both engines, the RAV4 can be somewhat underpowered in its four-cylinder arrangement; the V6 is a better option, and not that much of a step up in rate. The 60/40 back seat folds up totally to produce a flat travel luggage area, without needing to turn seat cushions or remove head restraints, making it very easy to transform to freight stowage. In 2008, manufacturing is expected to move from Japan to a brand-new location in Woodstock, Ontario.

NEW FOR 2008:

- New four-cylinder Sport trim line

- Base V6 readily available with new "B" Bundle option

- Sport V6 gets new titanium-coloured alloy wheels

- Third-row seating removed on V6 Limited

- Exterior colours: Black Woodland Pearl included; Maritime Blue Metal erased; Everglade Metallic currently has Ash indoor instead of Beige