All-New 2022 Toyota RAV4 SUV: What’s New?
The all-new 2022 Toyota RAV4 has been gone through some small redesign! This popular SUV has been updated with some new looks and features. We’ll take a closer look at what’s new on the RAV4 in this blog post.
So, if you’re curious about what’s changed, keep reading. You won’t want to miss out on all the exciting updates for the next generation of this bestselling SUV!
Brand new trim available on the RAV4 Hybrid
The all-new RAV4 Hybrid SE is both sleek and elegant. This model includes the following features: 18″ black alloy wheels; projector LED Hi headlights that provide excellent vision in low light or at night time.
The piano black bumper adds an extra touch of class with a beautiful leather-wrapped shift knob added to the interior.
RAV4 Hybrid XSE Technology – Updated with more features
The 2022 Hybrid XSE Technology model now includes several features that were previously available only on the Limited trim.
Its 9″ touch screen is the first thing that catches the eye. This improvement enhances the look of the device while also allowing you to have a better view of the backup camera!
Another thing to consider is the inclusion of the Panoramic View Monitor, which allows you to have a full 360-degree view of your automobile when backing up or by pressing a button.
The Smart Key system now features ‘door detection’ on all four doors, as well as a number of other upgrades.
Hybrid XSE Base trim – Updated with digital display rearview mirror
The 2022 RAV4 Hybrid XSE Base model stands out thanks to an added cutting-edge digital rearview mirror, which is only available on higher trims. This feature gives you a far-reaching view of what’s behind your car.
The touch screen is now even bigger!
The new RAV4 will come standard with a 9″ touch screen, which is larger than the previous version. This is the first mid-top model to offer such a large touch screen. During your commute, bigger screens will make it easier for you to use Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The 9″ Touch Screen is added to the following trims:
- Gas model: TRD Off Road, Limited
- Hybrid model: XSE Technology and Limited
USB-C added to all trims
The new RAV4 coming in 2022 is available with four USB-C ports on the front armrest and rear center console. If you need to charge your phone while on the go, you now have a wider range of possibilities!
Power adjustable passenger seat available for the first time!
The 2022 RAV4 now includes an additional passenger seat on the Limited trim of the gas and hybrid versions: one of the most requested features. More comfort for your favourite travelling companion!
Available on the models below:
- Gas model: Limited
- Hybrid model: Limited
- Prime model: Premium Technology
Interior lights updated to LED lights
The new RAV4 LED headlights are a glimpse into the future. With their cutting-edge style, they improve your visibility and reduce your chances on the road. Not to mention how much cooler it looks!
You can expect the redesign on the following trims:
- gas and hybrid XLE- Updated to LED Lo Headlights
- Gas Trail, TRD Off Road- Updated to LED Lo Headlights
- Hybrid SE – Limited – upgrade to LED Hi Headlights
- Gas Limited- Updated to LED Hi Headlights
- All trims on the RAV4 Prime – LED Hi Headlights
XLE Premium- Updated to LED Fog Lights
This new XLE Premium gas model trim provides a stylish ride. It comes with features that make life easier. The updated LED fog lights provide better visibility on dark roads!
Rear Duct added to all Hybrid trims
All 2022 RAV4 Hybrid models have a rear duct to help keep your car cool.
New wheel colour on select models
The 2022 RAV4 is now available in a variety of new wheel colours. Check out these options for the distinctive wheel designs:
- Gas and Hybrid model: XLE – 17″ Light Grey Metallic Alloy Wheels
- Hybrid model: Limited – 18″ Dark Premium Metallic Alloy Wheels
- Gas model: Trail – 19″ Matte Grey Alloy Wheels
New body colour option: Cavalry Blue
Toyota has introduced a new body colour for the 2022 RAV4. The hue is known as “Cavalry Blue.” It’s paired with an Ice Roof on the gasoline-powered TRD Off Road, as well as a Black Roof on the Hybrid XSE and XSE Technology.
Body option without black roof added to higher RAV4 Prime trims
The 2022 RAV4 Prime XSE and XSE Premium Technology now include a choice without the black roof style, saving you money! The unified body colour is blizzard pearl, silver sky metallic, Magnetic Grey Metallic, or Midnight Black Metallic.
Other colour changes
Different white colours are available several gas model RAV4:
- Gas model: XLE Premium- added Blizzard Pearl as colour option
- Gas model: Trail- added Super White as colour option
Learn all the trims and features:
This list of new features for the 2022 RAV4 is merely beginning! There are many more features on each trim level. Check out our trim levels guide to learn all about the various trims and their features: