2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 Toyota Highlander LE

2018 Toyota Highlander

2018 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2018 Toyota Highlander


If you’re looking for a spacious, high-tech SUV for your family, choosing between the 2018 Toyota RAV4 and 2018 Toyota Highlander can be tough. When comparing the RAV4 vs. Highlander, you’ll learn that the Highlander has more space and a bit more entertainment features, but the RAV4 comes fully-equipped and budget-friendly. Compare the two and see which is best for you and your family.

Performance and Price

2018 Toyota RAV4


2018 Toyota HIghlander
2.5L four-cylinder

Base Engine

2.7L I-4
176 hp


185 hp
23/30 mpg (city/hwy)*

EPA-Estimated MPG

20/27 mpg (city/hwy)*

Starting MSRP



Interior Comfort and Convenience

While the Highlander provides enough seating for up to 7 and the RAV4 only seats 5, they both have an all-wheel drive (AWD) option and entune™ infotainment systems to keep everyone entertained. Some features they have that set them apart include:

Toyota RAV4 – Heated and power-adjustable front seats, HomeLink® with frameless rearview mirror and power moonroof, integrated navigation, and Entune™ Audio Plus.

Toyota Highlander – USB ports, acoustic-type glass, panoramic moonroof, and rear-seat entertainment.

Toyota Safety Suite

Both of these capable vehicles have the Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P) system to keep everyone safer. This system includes safety features like the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beams, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. When taking to the Calhoun roads, you can sit back and relax in the comfort of your new Toyota model knowing that you and everyone else in the vehicle will be protected no matter how long the ride.

Learn More at Riverside Toyota

In the end, both models have plenty to offer Cartersville drivers. The best way to find out which is best for you is to take one, or both, for a test drive. If space is your main concern, you should also take a closer look at the new Toyota Sienna! No matter which model you choose, we know you’ll love how you feel behind the wheel of a new Toyota. Contact us to schedule a visit.

*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.

*MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $895 for Cars (Yaris, Yaris iA, 86, Corolla, Corolla iM, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius v, Prius Prime, Mirai, Avalon, Avalon HV), $995 for Small/Medium Trucks, SUVs and Van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,295 for Large SUVs (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,295 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. Actual dealer price will vary.

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