Despite increased competition from segment newcomers, the Toyota Tacoma continues to lead the midsize truck segment thanks to superior performance, styling, and features. The 2020 Toyota Tacoma will boast a number of new upgrades that should keep it at the head of the pack.
The 2020 Tacoma ushers in the third generation of this
efficient and advanced pickup. As part of this new generation, the Tacoma will
boasts a new grille design and wheel design on almost all trims. Toyota has
also upgraded the multimedia system, now with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
smartphone integration for easy access to apps on the go, as well as Amazon
TRD Pro models in particular will get a number of new
features, including a sequential LED headlights, a new wheel design, and a new
exclusive Army Green colour. Inside, TRD models get new 10-way power seats and
Smart Key functionality.
TRD Pro models aren’t the only Tacoma grades to get specific
upgrades for 2020. The Tacoma SR model, for example, gets an intermittent wiper
and new grille design, as well as a larger touchscreen (7 inches). Tacoma SR5
models get a new 160-inch dark satin wheel colour and upgraded fabric design for
The Toyota RAV4 revolutionized the crossover segment when it first joined Toyota’s lineup, and now the 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid seeks to be just as groundbreaking. The RAV4 Hybrid is available across five models and delivers best-in-class fuel economy from the 2.5-litre Dynamic Force four-cylinder Atkinson Cycle Engine, which makes 219 net horsepower. Specifically, this engine delivers 5.8 L/100km in the city, 6.3 on the highway, and 6.0 combined.
“As we launch this all-new, sporty and advanced RAV4 Hybrid,
it’s easier than ever for Canadians to embrace the future of the automobile,” remarked
Cyril Dimitris, Vice President, Toyota Canada Inc. “With competitive and
affordable pricing on the 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid line-up, we addressed any
reservations that Canadian drivers may have on paying a premium for hybrid
The lineup of RAV4 Hybrid models includes the following:
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid LE: Comes standard with a 7-inch display audio system with
Entune 3.0 Audio, as well as Toyota Safety Sense 2.0.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XLE: Adds 17-inch alloy wheels, a power back door, a
power moonroof, projector LED headlamps, and a heated leather-wrapped steering wheel.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE: Offers sporty performance thanks to 18-inch alloy
wheels, a sport-tuned suspension, and more.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid XSE with Technology Package: Adds a number of
technologies to the XSE grade, including a nine-speaker JBL Premium audio
system with Clarify technology.
Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Limited: Adds numerous luxury features, including chrome
exterior door handles, hands-free gesture power back door, and heated and
ventilated front seats.