As a guide, RAV4s cost between about $30k and $49k, so the RAV4 GXL 2WD Hybrid with its list price of $38,140 sits at the mid-point of the range.
Standard features on the GXL Hybrid include LED headlights, an 8.0-inch touchscreen, sat nav, digital radio, Bluetooth connectivity, a wireless charger, six-speaker stereo, rear privacy glass, dual-zone climate control, proximity key, premium fabric seats, roof rails and 18-inch alloys wheels.
The petrol version of the GXL 2WD costs $2500 less but think of the fuel savings. Well, we’ll get to the fuel economy further down.
As for the RAV4 GXL Hybrid’s rivals, there's really only the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.