Toyota Verso 2009 vs Toyota RAV4 2006

Toyota Verso
2009 - 2013
Toyota RAV4
2006 - 2009
Body: Minivan / MPVCrossover / SUV
Crossovers and SUVs have better off-road capabilities (higher ground clearance, can have 4x4 drive), they are preferable for driving on unpaved roads and rural areas. Also, the driver's seating position is higher in a crossover or SUVs, which provides better visibility also in city. This usually comes at the cost of higher fuel consumption, increased weight and higher maintenance costs.
Gearbox: ManualManual
Engine: 2.2 Diesel2.2 Diesel
Camshaft drive: Timing chainTiming chain


Power: 177 HP136 HP
Torque: 400 NM310 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 8.7 seconds10.5 seconds
Toyota Verso is more dynamic to drive.
Toyota Verso engine produces 41 HP more power than Toyota RAV4, whereas torque is 90 NM more than Toyota RAV4. Thanks to more power Toyota Verso reaches 100 km/h speed 1.8 seconds faster.

Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 6.06.6
The Toyota Verso is a better choice when it comes to fuel economy.
Toyota Verso consumes 0.6 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Toyota RAV4, which means that by driving the Toyota Verso over 15,000 km in a year you can save 90 litres of fuel.
Fuel tank capacity: 55 litres60 litres
Full fuel tank distance: 910 km in combined cycle900 km in combined cycle
1050 km on highway1070 km on highway

Drive type

Wheel drive type: Front wheel drive (FWD)4x4 - AWD (all-wheel-drive)

Toyota RAV4 2006: It has proactive automatic four-wheel drive and acts as front-wheel drive under normal conditions. In the event of wheel slip, torque is transferred to the rear wheels via an electronically controlled multi-plate clutch. The clutch can also be locked manually with a button on the console.


Engine production duration: 10 years13 years
Engine spread: Installed on at least 4 other car models, including Toyota Avensis, Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla Verso, Lexus ISInstalled on at least 3 other car models, including Toyota Avensis, Toyota Corolla Verso, Toyota Verso
In general, the longer and for more car models an engine is produced, the better its serviceability and availability of spare parts.


Length: 4.44 m4.40 m
Width: 1.79 m1.82 m
Height: 1.62 m1.68 m
Toyota Verso is 4 cm longer than the Toyota RAV4, 3 cm narrower, while the height of Toyota Verso is 6 cm lower.
Seats: 7 seats5 seats
Trunk capacity: 178 litres586 litres
Trunk capacity with 7 seats: 178 litresno data
Trunk capacity with 5 seats: 484 litres586 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
1696 litres1470 litres
In 5-seat version Toyota RAV4 has more luggage space (by 102 litres). The maximum boot capacity (with all rear seats folded down) is larger in Toyota Verso (by 226 litres).
Turning diameter: 11.2 meters10.2 meters
The turning circle of the Toyota Verso is 1 metres more than that of the Toyota RAV4, which means Toyota Verso can be harder to manoeuvre in tight streets and parking spaces.
Gross weight (kg): 2`2602`190
Quality:Toyota Verso has fewer problems.
According to annual technical inspection data Toyota RAV4 has serious deffects in 65 percent more cases than Toyota Verso, so Toyota Verso quality is probably significantly better
Average price (€): 54005000
Rating in user reviews: 8.3/10 7.7/10
Pros and Cons: Toyota Verso has
  • more power
  • more dynamic
  • lower fuel consumption
  • higher safety
  • fewer faults
  • higher ratings in user reviews
Toyota RAV4 has
  • has 4x4 drive
  • better manoeuvrability
  • lower price
Share these results to social networks or e-mail
Contact us: