The Toyota Camry and RAV4 will feature updated equipment -- including Entune Audio -- when they are released for the new model year. The carmaker has also updated the pricing of the models for the new model year. The 2014.5 Camry will feature a back-up camera as standard equipment on all models while a new exterior color -- Parisian Night Pearl -- will be available on the Camry LE, XLE gasoline and hybrid models.
The new color will replace Clearwater Blue. The 2014.5 Camry will still feature the SE Sport four-cylinder model. On the other hand, the 2014 RAV4 now features updated equipment for two of its trim levels – the XLE and Limited.
The RAV4 XLE now features sunvisor extenders and chrome interior door handles as standard equipment.
The RAV4 Limited will feature as an option a Technology Package that includes a Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Alert and Auto High Beam for $725. The Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert will no longer be available as a stand-alone option.
The 2014 RAV4 will also have a new exterior, Blue Crush Metallic replacing Spruce Mica. Toyota will commence producing the 2014 RAV4 in November and the 2014.5 Camry in December.
The Destination, Processing and Handling (DPH) fee for the 2014.5 Camry is $810, and for the RAV4, it is $860. The 2014 Toyota Camry L starts at $22,235, while the 2014.5 Toyota Camry will carry a price tag of $22,425. Meanwhile, the 2014 Toyota Rav4 LE 4x2 starts at $23,550, which means a $250 price bump over the 2013MY.