’09 Price Range
$22,245-28,555

’08 Price Range
$21,785-27,355

Body Styles
Base, Sport, Limited 4-door CUV

Drive Configuration
Front, All-wheel

Engines
2.4L I-4; 3.5L V-6

Transmissions
A-4, A-5

Assembly Location
Tahara, Japan

What’s New for ’09

  • |The RAV4 features a refreshed exterior with a restyled grille and front bumper, new fog lamp trim, redesigned taillamps, and revised rear bumper with step on all models, while the base model also receives new 17-in. alloy wheels, the Sport gains a new, unique rear spoiler and the Limited adds side mirror-integrated turn signals and new chrome trim around the grille and fenders.
  • A new 2.5L I-4, which boasts increased fuel economy and horsepower compared with its 2.4L predecessor, is the new base engine.
  • Active headrests, new standard seat fabric and an engine immobilizer are standard on all models, while the Limited receives a standard hands-free keyless entry system.
  • On the Sport and Limited, a navigation system, satellite radio and a camera-based backup-assist system are optional.
  • A sport appearance package adds distinctive design elements and features, including color-matching, heated side-view mirrors, stainless steel exhaust tip, badges and unique chrome accents inside and out.

Related Information

All 2009 U.S. Models

2009 U.S. Model Specifications