Toyota has confirmed the brand new plug-in hybrid model of its Rav4 SUV will arrive in UK dealerships in Spring.

Boasting a 306PS energy output, the plug-in hybrid mannequin would be the flagship of the Rav4 vary.

It gives CO2 emissions of 22g/km and a zero-emission vary of 46 miles. The brand new Rav4 plug-in hybrid is anticipated to draw a excessive proportion of fleet prospects in search of a car with low BIK tax.

Formally, gas consumption is rated at 282.5mpg.

Alongside its electrical motor, the Rav4 plug-in hybrid makes use of a 2.5-litre petrol engine to ensures longer journeys will be accomplished with ease.

The battery has an 18kWh capability and will be recharged in 2.5 hours utilizing a 230V/32A connection.

It’ll include Toyota’s AWD-i electrical all-wheel-drive system as customary. Toyota says the automotive will be capable of speed up from 0-62mph in six seconds and can present “greatest in school gas economic system and emissions”.

Sitting on the high quality, the RAV4 plug-in hybrid follows the footsteps of the Prius plug-in hybrid and attracts on 20 years of Toyota’s hybrid improvement.

Remaining specs and costs haven’t but been confirmed however the automotive is anticipated to hold a premium above the £34,280 that the present Rav4 AWD prices.