2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs 2024 Toyota RAV4 PrimeView Inventory
The RAV4 continues to be one of the most popular models in what is one of the hottest automotive segments in North America: the compact crossover SUV. Many drivers buying and leasing RAV4s are now making the transition to a hybrid as those prices continue to come down, and if you’re ready to make that move yourself, then you may want to compare the 2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs 2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime. Those are your two core options and both available as soon as today at Toyota of Erie.
Exterior - Toyota Dealer serving Erie PA
There are no differences when it comes to the form factor of the 2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and 2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime. Both are four-door compact crossovers with a rear liftgate. The minimum ground clearance is 8.1 inches. The wheelbase is 105.9 inches, and the length is 180.9 inches or a bit more than 15 feet. Aluminum wheels are standard in both cases. The RAV Hybrid offers 17- and 18-inch wheels. The RAV4 Prime offers 18- and 19-inch wheels. The RAV4 Prime offers the more robust base equipment package, but be mindful that it effectively starts off at a higher trim level than its counterpart.
There aren’t any significant differences between the 2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and 2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime when it comes to the interior dimensions either. Both are two-row, five-passenger vehicles. Headroom and legroom are the same in both rows, and both models offer the same dedicated and overall cargo space. There isn’t even that big of a difference in terms of features despite the difference in trim level starting point, which is a testament to how well-equipped the RAV4 Hybrid LE is.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Mechanical specs
This is where the biggest differences lie when comparing the 2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and 2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime. The main difference is that the RAV4 Prime has a hybrid battery pack that needs to be recharged. Combine output is higher with the RAV4 Prime: 302 vs 219 horsepower. Charging the RAV4 Prime from 0% to 100% via a home charging station takes about 2.5 hours. Fuel economy is about the same. The other big advantage of the RAV4 Prime is that it allows for 42 miles of electric-only range.
Technology - 2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid dealer
The standard infotainment and driver-assistance packages for the RAV4 Hybrid and RAV4 Prime are mostly the same the same at Toyota of Erie. One difference is that the RAV4 Prime includes a blind-spot monitor whereas you need to opt for at least the XLE with the RAC4 Hybrid. There is also an optional suite that Toyota offers at the highest trim levels. It adds high-end features like a head-up display, a digital rearview mirror and a surround-view camera system.
The team at Toyota of Erie encourages anyone comparing the 2024 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs 2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime to visit our location for a test-drive. No appointment is needed, but we can schedule if you prefer. You can also call or email our dealership. Our team can answer questions, discuss current Toyota incentives and other specials, explore finance and lease options, provide custom quotes and much more.