Toyota has launched a RAV4 limited edition with distinctive specification and colours. The 4WD RAV4 Max is available as a 3-Door hardtop or 5-Door wagon. Called the Max Edition, the 3-Door package contains extras normally costing more than $6000. RAV4 Max 3-Door is available with the exterior colour choice of Silver Graphite Shining Flake (with matching bumpers and side cladding) or Shamrock Green (with silver painted bumpers and side cladding). Both exterior choices have colour-coordinated seat trim. The silver exterior colour is matched to blue seat backs and seat cushions with a dark/light blue combination. Seat match for the light green exterior is green seat backs and a combination green/black seat cushion. Additional exterior equipment in 3-Door RAV4 Max includes an aerodynamic kit and 16 inch alloy wheels. The aerodynamic kit consists of front and rear spoilers, and side skirts.
Max 3-Door also has a sports radiator grille, yellow-beam front foglamps, power operated colour-keyed exterior mirrors, colour-keyed door handles, hard spare wheel cover, headlamp protectors and a Max decal. In addition to its all-new seat trim, the RAV4 Max 3-Door’s interior includes a single CD player and Max floor mats. The manual transmission model has the additional feature of aluminium sports pedals.
RAV4 Max 5-Door is offered with the exterior colour choice of White Pearl Mica or Silver Graphite, with colour-keyed bumpers and side cladding. It has a carbon-fibre look rear spoiler, 16 inch alloy wheels, a chrome radiator grille, headlamp protectors, colour-keyed door handles, power-operated colour-keyed mirrors, spare wheel cover and Max decal. Interior appointments are a single CD player and Max floor mats. RAV4 5-Door,Max has a recommended retail price of $30,500 (manual) and $32,520 (automatic).
All Toyota RAV4 models feature constant four wheel drive, independent suspension and an EFI-equipped 2.0 litre Twin Cam Multi-valve engine, which produces 96kW of power at 5800rpm and 180Nm of torque at 4400rpm. Front seatbelt pretensioners are standard equipment.