In comparing the Toyota RAV4 Prime's and the Volkswagen ID.4's specifications and ratings, the Toyota RAV4 Prime has the advantage in the areas of resale value, interior volume and base engine power. The Volkswagen ID.4 has the advantage in the area of new vehicle base pricing. Based on this comparison of the Toyota RAV4 Prime's and the Volkswagen ID.4's specifications and ratings, the Toyota RAV4 Prime is a better car than the Volkswagen ID.4.
Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Volkswagen ID.4 Pricing
For a new model, the Toyota RAV4 Prime's price is between $46,643 and $55,265, with the Volkswagen ID.4 priced between $41,370 and $55,901.
Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. Volkswagen ID.4 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Toyota RAV4 Prime loses 38 percent of its value and the Volkswagen ID.4 loses 56.7 percent of its value. This means the Toyota RAV4 Prime retains 18.7 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Volkswagen ID.4.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota RAV4 Prime’s base engine makes 302 horsepower, and the Volkswagen ID.4 base engine makes 201 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Toyota RAV4 Prime, a hybrid SUV, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Volkswagen ID.4, a electric SUV, has the advantage in the areas of front head room and front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Volkswagen ID.4 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings. When comparing IIHS evaluations, the Volkswagen ID.4 has the advantage with a Top Safety Pick+ award.