Toyota RAV4

Toyota plans 6 EVs with new e-TNGA platform, mid-size SUV first

Dec 08, 2020

Toyota will soon be taking its electrification technology to a new level, this week confirming it is planning a range of all-new fully electric models, starting with a mid-size SUV. These will all be based...

2020 Toyota RAV4 review – GX & GXL (video)

Oct 08, 2020

The ever-popular Toyota RAV4 would have to be one of the biggest trendsetters in what has become the most popular car market today – the medium SUV. Starting out in the ’90s as a smaller...

Australian vehicle sales for September 2020 (VFACTS)

Oct 06, 2020

New vehicle sales stats, in the form of VFACTS figures for September 2020, show consumers of new cars are remaining reluctant to make a purchase. This comes as some states battle a second wave of...

Video: 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid – Detailed review (POV)

Sep 10, 2020

These things are selling like crazy. In fact, the latest-gen 2020 Toyota RAV4 is now the best-selling SUV in the country. We thought we’d better take a detailed look at it for you to see...

Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series updated for 2020, adds touchscreen

Aug 24, 2020

The iconic and simply legendary Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series is receiving a mild refresh for 2020, introducing a new multimedia system and even satellite navigation. A string of updates have also been announced for the...

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...

2019 Toyota RAV4-Australia

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...