Toyota RAV4

Suzuki Across SUV revealed, based on Toyota RAV4

Jul 01, 2020

It looks a bit like the latest Toyota RAV4, and that’s because that’s exactly what it is. Well, it’s called the Suzuki Across and it’s being pitched in Europe as a new mid-size SUV, manufactured...

2019 Toyota Hybrid Australian vehicle range

Toyota hybrid global sales surpass 15 million

Apr 29, 2020

Toyota has hit a monster milestone, achieving over 15 million hybrid vehicle sales around the world. That’s more than any other vehicle brand. Australia has contributed over 130,000 to the impressive tally. The Japanese brand...

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Toyota Australia secures boost in RAV4 hybrid supply

Apr 26, 2020

Those in the market for a mid-size SUV will be interested to hear Toyota Australia has secured a big boost in production supply of the hugely-popular RAV4 hybrid, following many bottlenecks since the new model...

Australian vehicle sales for February 2020 (VFACTS)

Mar 04, 2020

Straight through the second month of the year already. We see, thanks to today’s release of the Australian VFACTS figures for new vehicle registrations for February 2020, the local market is continuing its downward trend....

PerformanceDrive’s Top 10 Cars of 2019

Jan 22, 2020

Just as 2020 swings into full stride, we thought we’d take a look back over some of the highlight vehicles of 2019. Think of it as like our ‘car of the year’ awards, with no...

Top 10 best-selling SUVs in Australia in 2019

Jan 07, 2020

It goes so fast, doesn’t it? 2019 is done and dusted, and now we’re already into 2020. And as we found out with the December VFACTS report, utes and SUVs dominated the sales charts in...

2019 Toyota RAV4 Cruiser Hybrid AWD review (video)

Dec 30, 2019

Toyota is off to a cracking start with the new-generation RAV4, accumulating a tonne of sales in its first year on the market. In fact, it’s been such a success that it’s about to overtake...

Australian vehicle sales for November 2019 (VFACTS)

Dec 04, 2019

With only one month to go before the end of the year, we now have some fairly solid clues as to what will be the best-selling cars of 2019. Let’s take a look over the...

Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid, most powerful RAV4 ever

Nov 21, 2019

As if buyers needed any more coaxing to sign up for a new Toyota RAV4, the Japanese company has just introduced an even more attractive version; the RAV4 Prime, plug-in hybrid. What’s the point of...

2021 Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid confirmed, debuts at LA show

Oct 11, 2019

As reported a couple of months ago, Toyota is indeed planning to introduce a plug-in hybrid version of the new RAV4. And today it has sent out a teaser and confirmed its public debut for...

Kuhl Racing developing crazy bodykit for new Toyota RAV4

Sep 24, 2019

Toyota has done extremely well with the new RAV4, with demand so strong that Toyota’s battery suppliers can’t keep up with customer demand. The overall packaging, technology, and chunky looks are no doubt helping. But...

Toyota RAV4 plug-in hybrid (PHEV) option in the works, 50km range – report

Aug 16, 2019

It seems Toyota could be set to introduce a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) variant of the new RAV4 next year, following strong demand of the recently-launched hybrid option of the all-new model. According to an Autocar report,...