2013 Toyota RAV4 vs Honda CR-V

At Toyota of N Charlotte we're in love with the 2013 Toyota RAV4! It was love at first sight thanks to the new design - it's super sleek and sophisticated! However, there's more to it than meets the eye. In order to really show off this new Toyota in N Charlotte, we've done a comparison against its closest competitor the Honda CR-V. When you're shopping for a new compact SUV, we know you'll probably consider both models! Let's take a closer look at where the N Charlotte Toyota RAV4 moves ahead in the race!

2013 Toyota RAV4 in N Charlotte


  • The 2013 Toyota RAV4 has many upgrades, and that includes the transmission. What was previously a 5-speed automatic is now a 6-speed automatic. It helps the Toyota RAV4 move faster than ever and without using as much gas. In fact, it just edges out the Honda CR-V in fuel efficiency ratings! This new Toyota now achieves 24 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway!

The 2013 Toyota RAV4 offers amazing technology!


  • The N Charlotte Toyota RAV4 was previously known for being a basic, family car. There's no longer anything basic about it! It now features HD Radio technology, which is not available on the Honda CR-V! HD Radio technology makes the radio sound like you're listening to a CD! It's incredible quality you'll only find in this Toyota. You can also choose the Smart Key System - this technology allows you to start your new Toyota with the push of a button. No keys are required! This isn't a system you'll even find available on the Honda CR-V.

Cargo space

  • Cargo space is always an important thing to measure when it comes to families! You need to be able to make sure everyone's sports equipment and diaper bags have a spot. In the 2013 Toyota RAV4, you'll find more cargo space than the Honda CR-V! The trunk measures in at 73.4 cubic feet with the rear seats down. If the rear seats are up, you'll still find 38.4 cubic feet of space! Even the passenger space is three feet bigger in the Toyota RAV4 in N Charlotte. Everyone will have plenty of room!

ToyotaCare makes maintenance easy in a new Toyota!

N Charlotte Toyota RAV4


  • When you choose to purchase a 2013 Toyota RAV4 in N Charlotte, you'll also receive ToyotaCare. ToyotaCare includes no cost factory scheduled maintenance for the first two years or 25,000 miles - whichever comes first. And yes, this includes oil changes! You won't have to worry about a thing! This service also includes 24-hour roadside assistance. This is an incredible offer and it comes with no added cost! All you need to do is purchase a new Toyota in N Charlotte!

Star Safety System

  • This system is found only in new Toyota in N Charlotte! It's comprised of six different systems, specially designed to keep you and your family safe. The technology Toyota is able to bring to the table without any added expenses rivals competitors. The Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) systems are newly available on certain models. The BSM will alert you if a driver is in your blind spot. RCTA alerts you using sonar-like technology if a car crosses behind you. This is particularly helpful when backing out of tight spots!

If you want these features, come for a visit at Toyota of N Charlotte! Don't hesitate - come for a test drive! After reading the specs and technology features, the only thing left to do is to check it out in person! We are located off of I-77 in Huntersville - we hope to see you soon!


Toyota of North Charlotte

13429 Statesville Road
Hours and Directions Huntersville, NC 28078

  • Sales: (888) 883-3797
  • Service: (888) 378-1214
  • Parts: 704-875-9199

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