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2021 Ford Bronco Sport vs. 2021 Toyota RAV4 Review

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2021 Ford
Bronco Sport

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2021 Toyota
RAV4

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MSRP*
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$27,215 to $38,160
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$26,250 to $36,180
Invoice* $26,806 to $36,824 $24,544 to $33,829
MPG - City 21 - 25 25 - 28
MPG - Hwy 26 - 28 32 - 35
Engine(s) I-3, Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford Bronco Sport offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Toyota RAV4. The Ford Bronco Sport will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota RAV4.

Convenience
The Toyota RAV4 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Ford Bronco Sport, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Ford Bronco Sport is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota RAV4. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Ford Bronco Sport is much higher than that for the Toyota RAV4.

Dimensions
The Ford Bronco Sport is a little wider than the Toyota RAV4, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. The Ford Bronco Sport is slightly shorter than the Toyota RAV4, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Ford Bronco Sport does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Toyota RAV4.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Ford Bronco Sport is clearly the choice over the Toyota RAV4 for pulling heavy loads. The Ford Bronco Sport has a little more horsepower than the Toyota RAV4.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Bronco Sport and the Toyota RAV4. The Ford Bronco Sport has less cargo space than the Toyota RAV4, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Ford Bronco Sport comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota RAV4.