2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs 2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid
Toyota has been the leader in hybrid vehicles ever since its introduction of the Prius. Now hybrids have become quite popular and more automakers are expanding their hybrid technology onto vehicles other than sedans. Toyota created the RAV4 Hybrid which quickly became the most fuel-efficient all-wheel drive hybrid available. The 2016 model year is the first year for the RAV4 Hybrid and it has been doing extremely well. In our comparison of the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs 2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid, we compare the two crossover hybrids to see how they match up.
The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid exceeds the 2016 Crosstrek Hybrid in great numbers when it comes to cargo space, whether it is behind the first row or the second row the RAV4 Hybrid has almost 20 cubic feet of cargo space more than the Crosstrek Hybrid. The RAV4 is known for its spacious interior and immense cargo area, and Toyota made sure not to sacrifice any of that with their Hybrid model. Both Hybrids are all-wheel drive and while they both get comparable fuel economy, the RAV4 Hybrid is rated slightly higher than the Crosstrek hybrid.
|2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid||VS||2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid|
|35.6/70.6 Cubic Feet||Cargo Space||22.3/51.9 Cubic Feet|
|1,750 Pounds||Maximum Towing||Not Listed|
|Standard||Trailer-Sway Control||Not Available|
2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Palatine, IL
One major difference between the two crossover hybrids is that the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid offers a maximum towing capacity of 1,750 pounds while the 2016 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid does not offer any towing capability at all. Toyota also gives RAV4 Hybrid drivers standard trailer-sway control which helps the drive maintain vehicle control under adverse conditions. Passengers will be pleased with both the performance and design of the 2016 Toyota RAV4, where they will find leather upholstery, redesigned cup holders, and a generous amount of interior storage.
If you are interested in the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, give us a call at Arlington Toyota or stop on by to talk with a team member and schedule you test drive for the RAV4 Hybrid. We are located in Palatine, IL just 5 minutes from Arlington Heights, 15 minutes from Schaumburg and 45 minutes from Chicago.