Toyota has released a new limited edition Toyota RAV4 Altitude. Just 1500 examples will be made, each offering a range of extra features over the entry-level RAV4 CV 2WD and 4WD models.

Toyota RAV4 Altitude

Similar to the Toyota LandCruiser Altitude, the RAV4 Altitude showcases a string of added features over the standard model. It gets special 17-inch alloy wheels, silver painted details such as roof rails and front bumper bar trimmings, as well as the addition of fog lights and tinted rear windows.

The interior also gets a number of added features, such as a six-stack CD player with USB and Bluetooth compatibility, also with music streaming capabilities, as well as a premium steering wheel and gear knob.

Like all Toyota RAV4 models, the Altitude comes with electronic stability control (Vehicle Stability Control - VSC), ABS brakes, traction control and hill-start assist. Automatic transmission models also come with downhill assist control to help keep the vehicle stable during steep and slippery descents.

The Toyota RAV4 CV comes with a 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine producing 125kW and 224Nm. The five-speed manual transmission versions offer a fuel consumption rating of 9.1L/100km, while the four-speed automatic models offer 9.6L/100km.

The Toyota RAV4 Altitude is available on both two-wheel drive and four-wheel drive CV model. Prices start at $28,990 before on-road costs.