2005 Toyota RAV4

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14 reviews
Available Price Range $4,630-$10,666 Trims2 Combined MPG 24-27 Seats 5

Our Take on the 2005 Toyota RAV4

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Midrange acceleration with automatic
  • Automatic-transmission operation

Notable Features

  • Compact size
  • New 161-hp four-cylinder
  • Face-lifted for 2004
  • Manual or automatic transmission
  • Full-time 4WD


Consumer Reviews

4.8 out of 5

Based on 14 reviews

Rav 4

by SB from Indiana on February 8, 2012

I've driven many vehicles in my life but the Rav 4 will always be one of my favorites due to just how much fun it is to drive. I love to zip around town in this vehicle. The Rav is so reliable and a r... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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