When comparing the Toyota Venza's and the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid's specifications and ratings, The Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, resale value and interior volume. The Toyota Venza and Toyota RAV4 Hybrid have the same base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Toyota Venza's and the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid's specifications and ratings, the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is a better car than the Toyota Venza.
Toyota Venza vs. Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Pricing
For a new model, the Toyota Venza's price is between $37,058 and $47,782, with the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid priced between $33,974 and $45,021.
Toyota Venza vs. Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Toyota Venza loses 42.3 percent of its value and the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid loses 36.1 percent of its value. This means the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid retains 6.3 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Toyota Venza.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the base engine of both the Toyota Venza and the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid makes 219 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are hybrid SUVs, the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, and cargo space. The Toyota Venza has the advantage in the areas of front head room and rear shoulder room. The Toyota Venza and Toyota RAV4 Hybrid are comparable in regards to rear leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Toyota Venza and the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.