The 2013 Toyota RAV4 has earned a Top Safety Pick Award for good performance from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Special attention must be made that the RAV’s roof structure to earn a good rating for rollover protection.
The RAV4 adds to the Toyota’s brand of award winning vehicles. The Toyota brand has more 2013 Top Safety Picks than any other automotive brand with 13 segment award recipients. Both Lexus and Scion each have four Top Safety Pick winners on the list.
In order for a vehicle to qualify for a Top Safety Pick, they must have good ratings for occupant protection in the moderate overlap frontal test, side impact, rollover and rear tests, regardless of their small overlap rating. This award recognizes vehicles which perform best in these tests administered by the IIHS, which the IIHS believes predict good performance in protecting people in front, side, rollover and rear crashes.
The 2013 Toyota RAV4 is a top choice to hit the back woods with thanks to its IIHS Top Safety Pick rating. You can have peace of mind no matter what road you decide to take.