The 2017 Toyota RAV4 Makes Safety a Priority

2017 Toyota RAV4 on road

Purchasing a safe car is a top concern for the vast majority of drivers, which is why they seek out vehicles that clearly make safety a priority. Shopping at Palmer’s Toyota Superstore will present you with many options—namely, the 2017 Toyota RAV4. This compact crossover SUV comes equipped with several newly standard safety features, and has also garnered high marks from some of the top safety authorities. Take a moment to explore what it would mean to drive the latest RAV4, and make safety your top priority at our dealership in Mobile.

Safety Ratings

The greatest testament to the 2017 Toyota RAV4’s emphasis on safety is the excellent scores it received from top authorities. For example, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave this compact crossover SUV its best-possible five-star overall safety rating. This includes four stars in the front crash test, five stars in the side crash test, and four stars in the rollover crash test.

Additionally, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the 2017 Toyota RAV4 it’s top score of “Good” across the board, including in its small overlap front test, moderate overlap front test, side test, roof strength test, and more. What’s more, it was named a 2017 Top Safety Pick+ by the organization, making it a true standout in terms of safety.

Safety Features

Newly standard on all 2017 Toyota RAV4 models is the Toyota Safety Sense package, which incorporates many driver assistance features. A pre-collision system warns you if a crash is imminent or if a pedestrian is in your path and automatically applies the brakes if you don’t respond quickly enough, while automatic high beams improve visibility and switch between high and low depending on oncoming traffic. Lane departure alerts signal when you’re straying from your lane into another, and a steering assist aspect gently guides you back to where you need to be. Finally, dynamic radar cruise control slows your vehicle down and speeds back up depending on the flow of traffic.

Additional standard safety features include a suite of airbags, daytime running lights, antilock brakes, and vehicle stability control. With all of these technologies and features at your disposal, then, you can hit the road, assured that your vehicle is working to protect you and your passengers in any given situation.

Discover the 2017 Toyota RAV4 Safety at Palmer’s Toyota Superstore

Gain access to all of the 2017 Toyota RAV4’s incredible safety features, and ride in peace thanks to its nearly impeccable safety ratings, at Palmer’s Toyota Superstore. Our dealership is located at 470 Schillinger Rd. in Mobile, AL, and our sales team is at the ready to arrange a test drive for you!