Toyota’s RAV4 Prime priced from $39,220
The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid, touted by Toyota as its quickest mannequin after the Supra, will begin at just below $40,000 — a $12,150 premium over the bottom gasoline RAV4 and $3,620 over the RAV4 Restricted with front-wheel drive.
The entry-level RAV4 Prime SE crossover will start at $39,220 together with delivery, the automaker stated in a press release Friday. In XSE trim — which provides options similar to 19-inch black wheels, two-tone roof, a 9-inch touchscreen, a wi-fi telephone charger and ambient inside lighting — the RAV4 Prime might be priced at $42,545 together with delivery.
The RAV4 Prime, which premiered finally yr’s Los Angeles Auto Present, has as much as 302 hp, coming from a 176-hp, four-cylinder gasoline engine, electrical motors, a booster converter and lithium ion battery. Obtainable solely with all-wheel drive, it may well go from zero to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds.
The plug-in is estimated to get 42 miles solely on battery energy and has an 94 MPGe score, up from preliminary estimates of 39…