In the fall, sales of the new generation Toyota RAV4 will start.

In the fall, sales of the new generation Toyota RAV4 will start.

July 22, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Compact crossover Toyota RAV4 new (fifth) generation, in the near future will appear on the automotive market in China. On the eve, the automaker has registered all the necessary documents for the car.

At the moment, sales of the fifth-generation Japanese crossover Toyota RAV4 are already underway in Japan and the USA. Now there is evidence that the popular new product will soon be available for car enthusiasts in China.

Profile editions of the Celestial Empire report that the day before, on the website of the Ministry of Industry of the People’s Republic of China, there appeared technical specifications and patent images of the compact crossover. It is noteworthy that the car is not particularly nothing different from those modifications that are designed for the United States and Japan, except that the materials of the trim will be slightly different. In addition, it was decided to trim the equipment list of the basic version of the model, and for a while, the off-road version of the crossover would not be available to the Chinese.

For China will offer a crossover with a modernized petrol “atmospheric” engine of 2.0 liters and 171 hp, which will work with the front or all-wheel drive. It will be possible to order a hybrid engine, which is based on a 2.5-liter unit and an electric motor. The total capacity of such an installation will be 178 hp.

It is reported that the mass production of Toyota RAV4 for China will be established at the production facilities of the joint venture of the local auto company FAW and Toyota. On the market, the car will arrive in October 2019.