Key facts

Toyota RAV4 4WD, 1998 MY information summary

What body style?
off-road vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
3750 mm
How heavy?
1225 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
129 PS / 127 bhp / 95 kW @ 5400 rpm
How much torque?
179 Nm / 132 / 18.3 kgm @ 4600 rpm
How economical?
10.7/8.5 l/100km city/highway


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1998 Toyota RAV4 4WD technical specifications


Toyota RAV4 4WD is a car that has a 3 door off-road vehicle type body with a front located engine powering the front wheels.
The Toyota RAV4 4WD's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 127 bhp (129 PS/95 kW) of power at 5400 rpm, and maximum torque of 179 N·m (132 lb·ft/18.3 kgm) at 4600 rpm.
The engine powers the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission.
Claimed weight at the kerb is 1225 kg.
1998 Toyota RAV4 4WD data
Toyota RAV4 4WD, 1998 MY data
Applicable to the Canadian domestic market(s).
Body type4/5 seater off-road vehicle
Number of doors3
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2200 86.6
Track/tread (front) 1460 57.5
Track/tread (rear) 1465 57.7
Length 3750 147.6
Width 1695 66.7
Height 1655 65.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1225 kg 2701 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 58 litres 12.8 UK Gal 15.3 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Toyota
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 86 mm
3.39 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 129 PS (127 bhp) (95 kW)
at 5400 rpm
Specific output 63.6 bhp/litre
1.04 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 179 Nm (132 ft·lb) (18.3 kgm)
at 4600 rpm
Specific torque 89.59 Nm/litre
1.08 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1125.8 kPa (163.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 105.11 PS/g
77.31 kW/g
103.67 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.94 kg/kW
21.61 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 10.7/8.5 l/100km city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km10.7/8.5 l/100km city/highway
km per litre9.3/11.8 km/l city/highway
UK MPG26.4/33.2 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG22.0/27.7 US MPG city/highway
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6J x 16
Wheel size rear 6J x 16
Tyres front 215/70 R 16
Tyres rear 215/70 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID296835
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1998 Toyota RAV4 4WD added 2012-11-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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