Toyota RAV4 vs Subaru Crosstrek Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
MSRP
$33,455
Invoice
$31,281
Average Price Paid
$33,455
68 listings nationwide

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2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
MSRP
$22,245
Invoice
$21,108
Average Price Paid
$22,245
165 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
Fair Price
$34,684
Good Price
$32,927
Great Price
$31,922
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
Fair Price
$22,625
Good Price
$21,920
Great Price
$21,516

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,228
15 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
3 GOOD deals

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2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,363
37 listings nationwide
5 GREAT deals
8 GOOD deals

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Since its launch in 1997, the Toyota RAV4 has ridden a wave of crossover SUV popularity to become one of Toyota’s bestselling models. Introduced for the 2019 model year, the current-ge...

2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

The Crosstrek applies the successful formula of the Subaru Outback to a smaller vehicle. Like the Outback, the Crosstrek is an ordinary car that gets a raised ride height and plastic b...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
40
Guru9V4TMC writes:
Excellent
Back Seats Ranked 2021 Jeep Wrangler better.
"Excellent "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2021 Jeep Wrangler better.
"Exceptional "
Richard writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2021 Lexus NX Hybrid worse.
"a new style and looks like a BMW"
Back Seats Ranked 2021 Lexus NX Hybrid worse.
"heated back seats and lots of leg room"
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
GuruN4GPT writes:
Peppy, responsive, hugs the road. With the Premium loaded with the moonroof package, it had all I needed and w...
Looks/Style Ranked 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Premium AWD better.
"They look the same, except inside the premium is a tad better quality on the seats and steering wheel."
Back Seats Ranked 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Premium AWD better.
"they are the same"
GuruN4GPT writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Premium AWD better.
"They look the same, except inside the premium is a tad better quality on the seats and steering wheel."
Back Seats Ranked 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Premium AWD better.
"they are the same"

Specs

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
25 MPG
--
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
--
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14.5 gal 16.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
152 hp @ 6,000 RPM
152 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
--
145 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
145 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
13:1
12.5:1
12.5:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.44 in x 4.07 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41 in 43.1 in
Back Legroom 37.8 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 37.6 cu ft 20.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,050 lbs 1,155 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 181.5 in 176.5 in
Width 73.4 in 71 in
Height 68.6 in 63.6 in
Wheelbase 105.9 in 104.9 in

Available Options

2021 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Flame
  • Blue Flame/Ice Edge Roof
  • Lunar Rock
  • Lunar Rock/Ice Edge Roof
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Midnight Black/Ice Edge Roof
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Special Color

Option Packages

  • Adventure Grade Weather Package
  • Black Running Board (Set)
  • Brushed Aluminum Running Board (Set)
  • Convenience Package
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Door Package (Set)
  • Protection Package (TMS)
  • Running Board (TMS)
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XT9000) (Set)
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XY9000) (Set)
  • Two-Tone Paint Application
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cool Gray Khaki
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Plasma Yellow Pearl
  • Pure Red

Option Packages

  • 17" Wheel Sport Package
  • Exterior & Interior Auto Dimming HL Mirrors
  • Popular Package #1
  • Popular Package #3
  • Publication To Notify Retail
  • Trailer Hitch

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