We basically bought the RAV4 to be able to tow a boat and haul the family on a 4 hr trip to the lake every weekend in warmer weather. It is worth it to upgrade to the limited package and the V6 which still gets pretty good gas mileage especially for having 269hp. Plenty of room for the kids in the back seat and the dog in the back. The under-floor storage area in the back is very handy too. We were very happy with this vehicle.
Power! Even while towing a boat this thing will pass most vehicles even while going uphill. This thing is a tank in the snow too. The vehicle stability control is great.
Get rid of the side swinging rear door. We hate that. Especially when backed into a parking space trying to load groceries. Get rid of the mast antenna. It's ugly. Put the power window buttons and/or door handle somewhere else so you don't have to reach around it to push the buttons.
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