Compare 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross vs 2021 Toyota RAV4

2022 Toyota Corolla Cross vs 2021 Toyota RAV4
2022 Toyota Corolla Cross 2021 Toyota RAV4


2.0L I-4 2.5L I-4


169 hp 203 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

31/33 * 27/35 **

  Rear Cargo Space

25.5 cu. ft. 37.6 cu. ft.

  Front & Rear Leg Room

42.9 in./32.0 in. 41.0 in./37.8 in.

2022 Toyota Corolla Cross vs 2021 Toyota RAV4

Serving Clarksville, IN

In 2022, the Toyota SUV lineup has expanded to give you the Corolla Cross. The Corolla Cross is designed to carry the full appeal of the Corolla compact car, and it uniquely is now the smallest Toyota crossover to be offered with all-wheel drive. It is placed under the RAV4 in the lineup, so a review of the Corolla Cross to the RAV4 is a smart step to take in your quest to find your next vehicle.


If you decide to make the 2022 Corolla Cross your next crossover SUV, your vehicle will come with an I-4, 2.0-liter gas powertrain. This engine is offered with a continuously variable transmission, and the duo gives you 169 horsepower. On the other hand, the Toyota RAV4 is available with one gas engine and one hybrid powertrain as an alternative. The gas option is a 203-horsepower, four-cylinder, 2.5-liter engine connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The RAV4’s hybrid engine produces 219 net horsepower, and it is linked to a continuously variable transmission.


When you check out the Corolla Cross in person at Jeff Wyler Toyota of Clarksville, you will notice that it shares several traits with the RAV4. For example, they both have a slim profile with modest curvature through their roofs and hoods. They also show off a downward-turning grille. For distinction, the Corolla Cross has slanted LED headlights that are topped by an LED light beam. The RAV4’s headlights have an edgy, geometric appearance. They sit over prominent air vents to give the RAV4 a dramatic, athletic look.


Your continued research on the 2022 Corolla Cross in relation to the RAV4 takes you to its many features. Because these models are close siblings, you will notice a variety of comparable features. These include an auto climate control system, a sound system, assistive driver’s aids, a digital instrumentation screen, an infotainment system, USB ports, and more.

Our sales agents at Jeff Wyler Toyota of Clarksville are committed to supporting each of our customers through their model research. We want you to head home in a new crossover SUV that meets all of your expectations, and we encourage you to connect with one of our sales associates soon to get the full scoop on all that the Corolla Cross and the RAV4 offer through a test drive comparison.

* Estimated MPG - Actual mileage will vary.
** EPA-estimated 27 city/35 hwy/30 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 LE FWD and Limited FWD; 27 city/34 hwy/30 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 LE AWD; 28 city/35 hwy/30 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 XLE FWD and XLE Premium FWD; 27 city/33 hwy/29 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 XLE AWD and XLE Premium AWD; 25 city/33 hwy/28 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 Adventure and Limited AWD; 25 city/32 hwy/28 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 TRD Off-Road; and 41 city/38 hwy/40 combined mpg for 2021 RAV4 LE Hybrid, XLE Hybrid, XLE Premium Hybrid, XSE Hybrid and Limited Hybrid. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary for many reasons, including your vehicle's condition and how/where you drive. See