60992089ee3efa30a6a859e6 Search articles

The New AWD Toyota Hybrid Models: A Worthwhile Combo?

Author: Daniel-RufiangePublished:  5/8/2021
The New AWD Toyota Hybrid Models: A Worthwhile Combo? The New AWD Toyota Hybrid Models: A Worthwhile Combo?

Thirty years ago, all-wheel-drive vehicles were not a common sight on the market. In fact, you had to turn to pickup trucks or the few SUVs available at the time to find models with four-wheel drive. Often, those consisted of true 4x4s rather than everyday passenger vehicles that integrated some form of AWD system.

About fifteen years ago, we started to see more vehicles offering four-wheel-drive systems. The trend naturally accelerated with the emergence and then explosive popularity of SUVs, but in recent years we've seen cars follow suit as well. Automakers were keen to give their models a chance to compete in the new SUV-friendly reality.

Shopicar.com, 100% online, shop for your next car, buy online and get it delivered to you anywhere in Quebec!

Hybrids
Until recently, one category of models was harder to find with four-wheel drive systems: hybrid vehicles. This combo was pretty much the exception, although it did exist. Now, things are changing at lightning speed, as automakers get busy offering electrified-powertrain models capable of AWD.

Case in point, Toyota. In fact, this past March, the Japanese automaker’s Canadian division invited us to test several hybrid models in its lineup to compare their all-wheel drive system with that of conventional models.

Read more

Available vehicles on toyota-usage.ca

toyota RAV4 626150af14178b9cd78bbbe8
toyota RAV4 2021
Toyota
$37,999
2021 · RAV4
Good price
17,440 km
Laval · Quebec · 20 km
toyota RAV4 628a2f1514178b9cd78c6902
Certified
toyota RAV4 2021
Toyota
$42,655
2021 · RAV4
14,917 km
Cote-Saint-Luc · Quebec · 13 km
toyota RAV4 6277ba1b14178b9cd78c2538
toyota RAV4 2021
Toyota
$41,495
2021 · RAV4
22,671 km
Dollard-des-Ormeaux · Quebec · 19 km
toyota RAV4 6284e95514178b9cd78c4e9b
toyota RAV4 2021
Toyota
$55,999
2021 · RAV4
36,557 km
Laval · Quebec · 20 km
toyota RAV4 628f756214178b9cd78c763f
toyota RAV4 2021
Toyota
$38,990
2021 · RAV4
Good price
20,814 km
Dorval · Quebec · 18 km
toyota RAV4 6277ba1b14178b9cd78c269b
toyota RAV4 2021
Toyota
$41,495
2021 · RAV4
22,671 km
Dollard-des-Ormeaux · Quebec · 19 km

Technical specifications