Toyota is taking the Rav4 EV on a tour of the Golden State. The tour is being called the Charge-to-Charge Tour, complete with a web series hosted by TreeHugger founder Graham Hill.
The Toyota Rav4 EV tour started in Richmond, across the bay from San Francisco, and will work its way south from there. The Rav4 EV will be exhibited at events along the way like the 40th Annual EAA Electric Vehicle Rally in Cupertino.
Toyota outlined its loan and lease options for the Rav4 electric vehicle. The EV has already started sales at some California dealerships, and will offer a 36-month lease optiong for $599 a month with a $3,499 downpayment. Toyota will offer 1.9 percent APR for those looking to buy the Rav4 EV. The Toyota Rav4 EV is priced at $49,800 and Toyota will build 2600 of them through 2014.