Toyota’s fourth-generation RAV4, introduced for the 2013 model year, debuts a new Entune Audio lineup for 2014 in the U.S. Additionally, the RAV4 Limited grade model offers a new Technology Package option that includes Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Alert and Auto High Beam.
In line with other 2014 Toyota models, the RAV4 offers four levels of Entune Audio, with the top two levels integrating the Entune App Suite. Available in three trim levels — LE, XLE and Limited – the fourth-generation RAV4 offers balanced performance and capability, including higher fuel efficiency, along with increased cargo capacity, striking design, and a compelling array of standard features.
All 2014 RAV4 models are powered by a 2.5-liter direct-injection four-cylinder engine coupled to a standard six-speed automatic transmission, with fifth and sixth gear ratios being overdrives. The engine produces 176 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 172 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,100 rpm and runs on regular grade gasoline. With front-wheel drive, the EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings of 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway, while all-wheel-drive models are EPA-estimated at 22/29 mpg.
The RAV4 LE models come standard with Entune Audio, featuring a 6.1-inch touchscreen, AM/FM/CD, Bluetooth phone connectivity and audio streaming, iPod connectivity and control, USB 2.0, AUX mini-jack; followed by Entune Audio Plus, Entune Premium Audio and the Entune system with JBL Audio.