I was never a fan of the Rav4. Earlier
models were very unattractive. When my
wife's lease expired on her Honda
Accord, we began looking for a compact
SUV that she would be comfortable
driving. With some reluctance, I
convinced my wife to look at the Rav4.
She had owned a Celica and a Corona in
the past, and liked Toyota's vehicles,
but she had the image of the original
Rav4 (with it's ugly side panels) in
her mind. We ended up purchasing a
black Rav4 L with step rails,a roof
rack, full power, and leather
interior. We are both huge fans of the
Rav4 now, and probably will buy another
one when our current one gets older.
Size: I can parrallel park in the
smallest of spaces, but there is plenty
of interior space for passengers and
Style: The L model is very sporty and
the rounded contours make the current
Rav4 far more attrctive than earlier
Improve visibilty in blinds spots. See
through head rest might help. The rear
and sides windows are of ample size,
but the backseat head rest block the
driver's view to the rear.
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