A blue 2021 Kia K5 parked on display
Tips, Tricks & Trends

You Might Want the Kia K5 Over the Toyota RAV4

Deciding between a sedan and a crossover SUV has become increasingly challenging. Small SUVs have the “do-it-all” capability, but some sedans have become more compelling too. If you’re shopping for new SUVs, you’ll likely be interested in the 2021 Toyota RAV4. But the new 2021 Kia K5 can do a few things better. How does driving the 2021 …

A red 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime parked on the top of a parking deck.
Hybrids & Electrics

Has Toyota Been Secretly Developing an All-Electric RAV4?

Toyota has pretty much perfected the compact crossover formula. The RAV4, for example, is the best-selling crossover in the U.S. Additionally, the Japanese carmaker has developed excellent hybrid and plug-in hybrid variants of the popular model. In a surprising announcement, Toyota claims it has a brand new fully electric crossover set to debut in 2021. …

2021 Toyota RAV4 driving

What Are the Safest Toyota SUVs You Can Buy?

Toyota offers some of the best SUVs for the money. On top of the value they present, Toyota models are also among the most dependable. But you might be wondering, what are the safest Toyota SUVs? 2020-2021 Toyota RAV4 Not only is the RAV4 Toyota’s best-selling vehicle, but it’s also among the safest. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety named …

2021 Nissan Rogue in red on the street

Is the Nissan Rogue Better Than the Toyota RAV4?

Toyota gets credit for being a pioneer in the crossover SUV market with its Toyota RAV4. Today, the RAV4 faces various competitors, one of the most popular rivals being the Nissan Rogue. As you shop for your ideal crossover, you might wonder, is the Nissan Rogue better than the Toyota RAV4? The 2020 Nissan Rogue and gentle and smooth …

A red 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid at sunset with its lights on
Hybrids & Electrics

Are 2019 and 2020 Toyota RAV4 Hybrids Suffering Battery Issues?

Among hybrid crossovers/SUVs, Toyota’s RAV4 Hybrid has a lot to offer. It may even overshadow its non-hybrid version.  However, the RAV4 Hybrid has also suffered from a few glitches, including fuel tank filling problems and failing suspension components. And recent owner and forum complaints seem to indicate that the hybrid crossover’s battery may have trouble …

2020 Toyota RAV4 Off Road in the desert on a trail with the bike on the roof rack

2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. RAV4 Hybrid: It All Comes Down to Preference

The competition amongst popular SUVs is fierce. And to keep up with the latest trends, an automaker now faces more significant contests within itself. That is certainly the case with Toyota, as the 2020 Toyota RaV4 Hybrid has started to outsell the traditional 2020 Toyota RAV4. Both the RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid offer unique benefits at relatively affordable …

2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid driving down dirt road
Hybrids & Electrics

5 Most Affordable 2020 Hybrid SUVs

Like many other forms of new technology, when hybrid SUVs were released it seemed like they were financially unaffordable for most consumers. We saw it for 3D printers, CNC machines, and even a lot of the safety technology that has become so common in cars today, but hybrid cars have become reasonable for the average …

Hybrids & Electrics

Consumer Reports: 5 Hot Electric Cars Coming for 2021

The electric vehicle industry might be at a slump currently but we still have plenty of reasons to get excited about even more electrified options in the coming year. Thanks to car companies like Tesla, many people now see EVs as desirable and innovative. Here are five of the most highly anticipated EVs coming soon …