The Japanese based automaker Toyota has recently released the first presentation video with the new RAV4 generation in Europe.
After the 2013 Toyota RAV4 has been officially presented to the public last month, during the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, the European version of the model is getting closer to its future customers by the day and in order to highlight the model once again, the carmaker has released the first promotional video with the new RAV4, aimed towards the Old Continent. In Europe, a choice of three engines will be offered on the Toyota RAV4, and this will include the 2.0 liter D-4D diesel, details of which haven’t been announced yet, along with two engines carried over with minimum tweaks from the current version.
In the United Kingdom, the 2.0 D-4D Diesel will get a six-speed manual transmission and FWD, while the 2.0 liter petrol will receive AWD and a CVT. The 2.2 D-4d diesel will get a choice of a six-speed manual or an automatic transmission and either FWD or AWD. The 2013 Toyota RAV4 will come in a choice of thee trim levels, the Active, the Icon and the Invincible. Prices for the model will start at 22,595 GBP and the new RAV4 will be available for order in March, 2013, in the UK.
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