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Date: 09 Apr 2020 Author Type: Press Release
Author: Toyota South Africa
Source: Toyota South Africa
The Toyota RAV4, segment pioneer and one of SA’s best-selling compact SUV’s, has received some notable functionality upgrades in response to customer feedback and ever-evolving market requirements.

Tactile Upgrade
The GX-grade RAV4 models receive a tactile upgrade in the form of the leather steering wheel- and shift-lever coverings, replacing their previous urethane counterparts.

Safety Tech Upgrade
The luxury VX-grade variants now come equipped with all-speed Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) – a functionality upgrade over the previous system that only operated above 40 km/h. In addition, functionality changes have also been brought to the Lane-Keeping System – now featuring Lane Trace Control.

Multimedia Upgrade
The RAV4 range is the next recipient in Toyota’s Apple CarPlay and Android Auto roll-out strategy. As such, the new wave of RAV4 models inherits an upgraded infotainment system with Smartphone integration – enabling intuitive use of various smartphone apps for navigation, audio streaming and messaging (amongst others).

Model Line-Up & Pricing
RAV4 2.0 GX 2WDR 445,600*
RAV4 2.0 GX CVT 2WDR 457,500 *
RAV4 2.0 GX-R-CVT AWDR 541,800 ^
RAV4 2.0 VX CVT 2WDR 541,600 *
RAV4 2.5 VX AT AWDR 618,400 ^

* Available with an upgraded multimedia system as of 6 April 2020
^ Multimedia roll-out will be in the form of a running change

Warranty, Service & Connectivity:
All RAV4 models are sold with a 6-services/90 000 km service plan (service intervals at 12 months or 15 000 km) and a 3-year/100 000 km warranty. Toyota Connect telematics service and in-car Wi-Fi connectivity (with a complimentary once-off 15 GB) also feature as standard.