Toyota RAV4 EV key for meeting California ZEV requirements; Tesla powertrain uses Model S components
Green Car Congress
AUGUST 3, 2012
The converted RAV4 is the result of the partnership between Toyota and Tesla Motors announced in May 2010; Toyota has contracted for 2,600 units. Twenty-two months after the project announcement, Toyota and Tesla engineers revealed the RAV4 EV at Electric Vehicle Symposium 26 in May 2012. The RAV4 EV. Click to enlarge.