2019 RAV4 blue

2020 Toyota RAV4*

2019 Highlander cream white

2020 Toyota Highlander*

2020 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2020 Toyota Highlander

2020 Toyota RAV4


2020 Toyota Highlander

Starting MSRP

2.5L 4-cylinder

Max Engine

3.5L 6-cylinder

City/Hwy MPG

37.60 cu-ft

Cargo Volume

83.70 cu-ft
1,500 lbs

Max Towing

1,500 lbs



There’s plenty that both the 2020 Toyota RAV4 and 2020 Toyota Highlander have to offer you and your daily commutes, however, you can only drive off in one. Which one is right for you? Compare the 2020 RAV4 vs. Highlander here at DARCARS Toyota of Silver Spring and you’ll be one step closer to finding out.

2020 RAV4 vs. 2020 Highlander: Performance

Performance-wise, the 2020 RAV4 and 2020 Highlander have a few differences worth checking out. While you can expect a powerful ride from both, the RAV4 offers better fuel economy while the Highlander packs a bit more power under the hood. Check out their performance specs below:

2020 Toyota RAV4

While the RAV4 offers solid power and fuel economy, the hybrid models go above and beyond, getting you 41/38 city/highway MPG on your Bethesda commutes! The base model also offers one of the most efficient drives in the lineup. There’s also a new model coming to the lineup. The RAV4 TRD model boosts off-road performance for drivers who tend to be more adventurous.

2020 Toyota Highlander

If you go with the Highlander, you’ll enjoy the option to upgrade to a 3.5L V6 engine. The Highlander’s MPG numbers may not be as heroic as the RAV4, but even with the available V6, the Highlander can be proud of great fuel economy numbers for its size and class.

2020 RAV4 vs. 2020 Highlander: Interior

  • 2020 RAV4 Interior — The RAV4 interior offers an upscale cabin with soft-touch materials. This means a comfortable ride for five passengers, plus up to 37.60 cubic feet of cargo volume.
  • 2020 Highlander Interior — With three rows and seating for up to eight passengers, the Highlander comes ready to take on anything. With up to 83.7 cubic feet of cargo space with the seats folded down, you can bet on a comfortable and spacious drive.

Find the 2020 RAV4 and 2020 Highlander at DARCARS Toyota of Silver Spring

If you’re interested in learning more about one or both of these models, check out our online guides on the Toyota Highlander interior, Toyota RAV4 price, and more, and don’t hesitate to contact us! Our team is standing by and more than happy to answer any questions you may have. We also offer lease specials to help drivers save more on their favorite Toyota. Ready to get the process started today? Apply for financing online to get pre-approved.

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