2011 Honda Element vs. 2011 Toyota RAV4

2011 Honda Element
Year: 
2011
Make: 
Honda
Model: 
Element
Price
Min: 
$20,825
Max: 
$24,185
Destination Charge: 
$780
Fuel Efficiency
City: 
20
Hwy: 
25
Safety
Roll: 
3
Resale
Yr 2: 
66%
Yr 3: 
57%
Yr 4: 
48%
Yr 5: 
40%
Quality
Overall: 
5
Mechanical: 
5
Design: 
5
Dependability
Overall: 
4
Powertrain: 
3
Body: 
4
Features: 
4
2011 Toyota RAV4
Year: 
2011
Make: 
Toyota
Model: 
RAV4
Price
Min: 
$22,025
Max: 
$28,335
Destination Charge: 
$810
Fuel Efficiency
City: 
22
Hwy: 
28
Safety
All: 
3
Front: 
3
Side: 
4
Roll: 
4
Resale
Yr 2: 
62%
Yr 3: 
54%
Yr 4: 
46%
Yr 5: 
39%
Quality
Overall: 
3
Mechanical: 
3
Design: 
3
Dependability
Overall: 
4
Powertrain: 
4
Body: 
5
Features: 
3

The Honda Element is the midsize SUV in Honda's lineup for 2011. The Toyota RAV4 is the compact SUV in Toyota's 2011 lineup. They are close enough in size to compare, but target slightly different markets. The RAV4 is more of a small family vehicle, while the Element is targeted to a younger non-family crowd.