2017 Toyota RAV4 Review in DeKalb, IL

2017 toyota rav4 review

Which new crossover vehicle is the right choice for any adventure? Available with all-wheel drive capability, a dynamic design profile, and the latest technology, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 is the perfect SUV for your daily drive or weekend trip. Learn more about the unique features available for your new RAV4, and then get in touch with the team at Brian Bemis Toyota in DeKalb, IL by calling (815) 748-7300 to schedule a test drive.

2017 Toyota RAV4: Engine Specs & Performance Features

While you can choose your 2017 Toyota RAV4 with either a FWD or AWD drivetrain, every trim package for this popular compact SUV comes with a 2.5L four-cylinder engine designed to deliver the power and efficiency that your next journey demands. Key performance specs for the new Toyota RAV4 are as follows:


2.5L 4-cylinder DOHC
with Dual VVT-i


176 HP


172 lb.-ft.

Fuel Efficiency (FWD)

23 MPG city
30 MPG highway

Max. Towing Capacity (FWD)

1,500 lbs.

2017 Toyota RAV4: Interior & Exterior Design

2017 toyota rav4 interior

With a bold profile, and dramatic lines, the outside of the 2017 Toyota RAV4 is designed to inspire confidence at every turn. Inside the new RAV4, you'll find a cabin that's as well appointed, as it is spacious. Important design features for the 2017 RAV4 include:

  • Halogen projector-beam or LED projector beam headlights
  • Color-keyed rear spoiler and exterior accents included on most trim levels
  • Four unique wheel designs available
  • Optional roof rails
  • Backup camera standard with every trim package
  • Fabric-trimmed or SofTex®-trimmed seating
  • Fold-flat, 60/40 split, second-row seat
  • Seating for five with 38.4 cu. ft. of cargo space
  • Eight cup and bottle holders throughout the cabin

2017 Toyota RAV4: Safety & Technology

Every trim level available for the 2017 Toyota RAV4 comes with a version of the Entune™ multimedia system, the Toyota Safety Sense™ P system, and the Star Safety System™. Check out the impressive features available with the three key technology systems, and then locate your new RAV4 in the inventory at Brian Bemis Toyota in DeKalb, IL. The Entune® App Suite and Entune™ Audio Plus are included with select trim levels.

Toyota Technology System

Available Features

The Entune™ multimedia bundle

· 6.1-in. touchscreen

· AM/FM radio and CD player

· MP3/WMA playback

· Six speakers

· Aux jack

· USB port

· Advanced voice recognition

· Hands-free calling

· Bluetooth® media streaming

Toyota Safety Sense™ P

· Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection

· Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist

· Automatic High Beams

· Dynamic Radar Cruise Control

Star Safety System™

· Vehicle Stability Control

· Traction Control

· ABS brakes

· Electronic Brake-force Distribution

· Brake Assist

· Smart Stop Technology

Find My Toyota RAV4 Finance or Lease Deal

test drive the 2017 toyota rav4

Are you ready to upgrade your commute with the capability and intelligent technology that only a new RAV4 can provide? Discover your new Toyota RAV4 for sale in the inventory at Brian Bemis Toyota in DeKalb, IL. After you've found the 2017 RAV4 that you want for your next adventure, contact a product specialist at our Toyota dealership by calling (815) 748-7300 or through our test-drive form to get behind the wheel today!

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