The hottest segment in the automotive industry is the compact crossover, which brings a near-perfect balance of utility, driving experience, fuel efficiency, and affordability. The hottest compact crossover on the market is the redesigned 2019 Toyota RAV4, which outsells every competitor. And the best RAV4 is the gas-electric RAV4 Hybrid.
Toyota has offered a fuel-sipping RAV4 Hybrid since 2016, providing the appealing combination of extra power and outstanding fuel economy. The redesigned 2019 model is a giant leap forward, hitting a whopping 40 miles per gallon in mixed driving compared to the older model’s already-excellent 32 mpg. Except for plug-in models, it’s the most fuel-efficient SUV ever sold in the U.S. What’s more, the new model year also brought improved driving dynamics, an upgraded interior, more handsome styling, and superior crash protection. Here’s the full rundown on the greatly improved 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid.