2018 Hyundai Tucson vs 2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 hyundai tucson and 2018 toyota rav4 side by side

The 2018 Hyundai Tucson offers drivers near Denver, CO the perfect blend of comfort and capability! The popular Tucson is a compact crossover SUV that is available in both FWD and AWD configurations.

The 2018 Tucson offers seating for five passengers, a host of standard and available safety technology, a high-tech and large touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ connectivity, impressive fuel efficiency and more.

Keep reading to learn more about how the 2018 Hyundai Tucson compares to the 2018 Toyota RAV4.

2018 Hyundai Tucson


2018 Toyota RAV4

$22,050 Starting MSRP $24,410

Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™

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8-inch Largest available infotainment touchscreen size 7-inch
102.2 cubic feet Total Passenger Volume 101.9 cubic feet

2018 Hyundai Tucson Golden CO

The first thing that jumps out when looking at the 2018 Tucson and the 2018 RAV4 is the starting price tag. Shoppers can drive away in a base model of the Hyundai Tucson for about $2,400 less than the Toyota RAV4. 

Another thing prospective buyers will notice when comparing the two SUVs is the availability of more high-tech features inside the Hyundai Tucson, like Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ connectivity, ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, a hands-free smart liftgate, a panoramic sunroof and the larger touchscreen. You won't find any of those features in a new RAV4.

Both the 2018 Tucson and the RAV4 offer drivers an EPA-estimated 26 combined miles per gallon on similar four-cylinder engines.

Both models were named Top Safety Picks by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, however, the Tucson received a "Good" rating in the crashworthiness test for the passenger-side small overlap front, while the RAV4 was rated as "Poor" in the same test.

Schedule a test drive of a new 2018 Hyundai Tucson at Planet Hyundai of Golden, CO!