2012 Toyota RAV4 Altitude Special Edition has jut been released by the Japanese brand and it is going to offer its customers a wide range of extra-value features. This new Toyota model is based on the 2WD and AWD RAV4 four-cylinder CV models.

However, it is now being offered with a list of nine added features. In addition, the drivers can choose whether they wand to drive a 2WD model equipped with manual or automatic transmission, or an AWD model with automatic transmission.

Some of the additional features included here are the satellite navigation and five 17-inch alloy wheels. In addition to this the RAV4 Altitude also comes with two reverse parking sonar sensors.

Exterior enhancements also include silver roof rails, front fog lamps, rear-quarter, rear-door and rear privacy glass, and an "Altitude" exterior badge. Furthermore, five exterior color choices are now being at hand, namely: Pearlescent White Crystal Pearl, Silver Pearl, Graphite, Ebony and Wildfire.

How about the interior? Any customer will be satisfied to see and enjoy the 6.1-inch LCD touch-screen audio unit, with satellite navigation with 3-D display and SUNA traffic warnings. This system also includes voice recognition for audio controls, Bluetooth™ phone control and navigation control.

Some of the prominent features of this advanced 40W x 4 maximum power audio head unit include a single CD player, SD Card Slot, rear camera input capability, USB connectivity, iPod® control, and Bluetooth telephone and audio-streaming functionality.

The Altitude SE includes also a premium steering wheel and premium gear-shift knob. The electric power-assisted steering, vehicle stability control, traction control, anti-skid brakes and Hill-start Assist Control are all of the new improvements in this model which now come as standard equipment.

Only 2000 examples of this special edition Toyota will be produced. The starting price for 2012 Toyota RAV4 Altitude Special Edition is $29 990.

Source: Toyota