2012 Toyota RAV4

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2012 Toyota RAV4 Ratings
83

Years

Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
83
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
86/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Average
73/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Great
87/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Not Rated
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Compact SUV of 2012

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2012 Toyota RAV4 after 90-days of ownership.
  • Vehicle acceleration
  • Amount of trunk/hatch space
  • Forward visibility

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2012 Toyota RAV4 during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Styling of the dashboard
  • The vehicle's audio system
  • Vehicle stability in poor conditions

Performance Specs

MPG City

19 - 22

MPG Hwy

26 - 28

Horsepower

179 - 269

Transmission

4 speed, Automatic w/OD, 5 speed, Automatic w/OD

Engine

Gas I4, Gas V6

Drivetrain

Four Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2012 Toyota RAV4 Review

Overview
The 2012 Toyota RAV is a Robust SUV ready for any challenge. With three rows of seating and over 73 cubic feet of cavernous cargo space it can take on more than just the conventional! Thoughtfully engineered the RAV is just the right size to get chores done around town and rugged enough to have fun outdoors. The biggest surprise in the RAV is the rough and tough engine. It offers a 3.5-liter V-6 engine that makes the RAV seem more like a theme-park ride than a mode of transportation. It also comes with Toyota’s Star Safety System. This integration of advanced safety features seeks to help drivers avoid accidents in the first place. It includes Vehicle Stability Control Traction Control Anti-lock Brake System with Electronic Brake-force Distribution Brake Assist and Smart Stop Technology. Spacious powerful and safe for the family! Arguments against the 2012 RAV are hard to come by.

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