2012 Toyota RAV4 EV First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2012 Toyota RAV4 - Road Test Specs

2012 Toyota RAV4 SUV

(3.5L V6 4x4 5-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2012 Toyota RAV4 4dr SUV (3-phase, 4-pole electric DD)
Vehicle Type4-door, 5-passenger crossover
Estimated MSRP$50,610
Assembly locationWoodstock, Ontario, Canada


ConfigurationTransverse, front-mounted electric motor, front-wheel drive
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)154 @ 2,800
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)273 @ 0
Fuel typeElectricity
Electric motor rating (kW)115
Battery typeLithium-ion, liquid cooled
Battery voltage386
Battery capacity, usable (kW-hr)41.8
Transmission typeSingle-speed, direct drive
Final-drive ratio (x:1)9.73


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearDouble-wishbone, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional rack-and-pinion power steering
Tire make and modelYokohama Geolandar
Tire typeAll-season
Tire sizeP225/65R17
Wheel size17-by-7 inches
Wheel materialAluminum
Brakes, front11.7-inch one-piece ventilated steel discs
Brakes, rear11.1-inch one-piece steel discs

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.0 (Sport mode)

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)76 MPGe

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/CD/iPod/USB port, 6-speaker, HD with iTunes tagging
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard
Satellite radioOptional
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemStandard with traffic 8-in display screen (measured diagonally)
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard
Smart entry/StartStandard
Parking aidsBack-up camera, vehicle proximity warning
Driver coaching displayStandard

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,032
Length (in.)180.1
Width (in.)71.5
Height (in.)66.3
Wheelbase (in.)104.7
Track, front (in.)64.1
Track, rear (in.)64.1
Turning circle (ft.)34.8
Legroom, front (in.)41.8
Legroom, rear (in.)38.7
Headroom, front (in.)40.8
Headroom, rear (in.)39.7
Shoulder room, front (in.)57.1
Shoulder room, rear (in.)55.3
Seating capacity5
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)73
behind 2nd row (cu-ft)37.2
GVWR (lbs.)5,005
Payload, mfr. max claim (lbs.)880
Tow capacity, mfr. claim (lbs.)Not recommended
Ground clearance (in.)5.9


Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/60,000 miles
Corrosion5 years
Roadside assistance3 years
Hybrid/battery8 years/100,000 miles

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