2019 Toyota C-HR

2019 Toyota C-HR

2019 Toyota 4runner

2020 Toyota 4Runner*

2019 Toyota C-HR vs. The 2020 Toyota 4Runner

2019 Toyota C-HR (Base Trim)


2020 Toyota 4Runner (Base Trim)
$21,145 MSRP*

Starting Price

$36,020 MSRP*


36.4 cubic feet

Cargo Capacity (behind front)

88.8 cubic feet
43.46 inches

Legroom (behind front)

41.7 inches
2.0L 4-cylinder


4.0L V6
27 mpg city/31 mpg highway**

Fuel Economy

17 mpg city/21 mpg highway**

Toyota C-HR vs. Toyota 4Runner

If you’re searching for a reliable SUV for sale in San Diego, you will want to come to see the 2019 Toyota C-HR and 2020 Toyota 4Runner. Both are capable SUVs that will enhance your current drives around the Chula Vista and Carlsbad areas, and both are worthy of that coveted spot on your driveway. Which will it be? Mossy Toyota is comparing the Toyota C-HR vs. Toyota 4Runner to see which sport utility vehicle is best suited for you.

Configurations and Pricing

The new Toyota C-HR offers car buyers three different configurations at more affordable price points. The 4Runner, however, offers eight different trim levels with the price ranging from $36,020 MSRP* all the way up to $49,765 MSRP* for the 4Runner TRD Pro. 2019 Toyota C-HR 

  • LE: Starting at $21,145 MSRP*
  • XLE: Starting at $23,180 MSRP*
  • Limited: Starting at $26,200 MSRP*

2020 Toyota 4Runner

    • SR5: Starting at $36,020 MSRP*
    • SR5 Premium: Starting at $39,215 MSRP*
    • TRD Off-Road: Starting at $39,740 MSRP*
    • TRD Off-Road Premium: Starting at $42,470 MSRP*
    • Venture Special Edition: Starting at $44,285 MSRP*
    • Limited: Starting at $44,885 MSRP*
    • Nightshade Edition: Starting at $46,625 MSRP*
    • TRD Pro: Starting at $49,765 MSRP*

Engine Performance

Both the 2019 C-HR and the new Toyota 4Runner offer a strong engine performance, towing capabilities, and fuel economy, so you can enjoy the scenic route and spend less time looking for a Chula Vista-area gas station. Here is a breakdown of what’s under the hood of each of these Toyota SUVs: The 2019 Toyota C-HR LE comes equipped with the standard 2.0L four-cylinder engine that delivers 144 hp and 139-lb-ft of torque. This engine is paired with a Continuously Variable Transmission with intelligence and Shift Mode (CVTi-S) and offers an EPA-estimated 27 mpg city and 31 mpg highway** fuel economy. If you opt for the 2020 Toyota 4Runner SR5 you can expect a stronger 4.0L V6 engine that can produce 270 hp and 278 lb-ft of torque. It’s paired with a five-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) and sequential shift mode and gets drivers an EPA-estimated 17 mpg city and 20 mpg highway** fuel economy. The Toyota 4Runner offers a stronger engine, but it will come at a higher starting price. However, the newest C-HR offers a better fuel economy and an excellent engine performance that won’t break the bank.

Interior Dimensions

Both Toyota models are spacious SUVs that can comfortably seat your growing family. Let’s take a look at the interior dimensions and a few additional features of the C-HR and the 4Runner: 2019 Toyota C-HR

  • Seating (Standard/with third-row seat): 5
  • Cargo Volume (behind front/second-row): 36.4/19 cubic feet
  • Headroom (front/rear): 38.1/38.3 inches
  • Legroom (front/rear): 43.46/31.7 inches

2020 Toyota 4Runner

  • Headroom (front/second-row/third-row seats): 39.3/38.6/34/3 inches
  • Legroom (front/second-row/third-row seats): 41.7/32.9/29.3 inches
  • Seating (standard/with third-row seat): 5/7
  • Cargo Volume (behind front/second-row/third-row seats): 88.8/46.3/9 cubic feet

Compare the Toyota SUVs at Mossy Toyota

While both vehicles are excellent choices to enhance your current commute, it will come down to your personal preferences. Do you need the extra third-row that the 4Runner has? Or, are you simply looking for an affordable SUV that enhances your current commute – making the C-HR your best option. We’ll explore what you’re looking for in your next vehicle, show off the different 4Runner color options, discuss your financing options, and narrow your search down to the Toyota SUV perfect for you. Give us a call today to get the process started!

Disclaimers: *MSRP excludes the Delivery, Processing, and Handling Fee of $955 for Cars (Yaris, Yaris iA, 86, Corolla, Corolla HB, Camry, Camry HV, Prius LB, Prius c, Prius Prime, Mirai, Avalon, Avalon HV), $1,120 for Small/Medium Trucks, SUVs and Van (C-HR, RAV4, RAV4 HV, Highlander, Highlander HV, 4Runner, Sienna, Tacoma), $1,325 for Large SUVs (Sequoia, Land Cruiser), and $1,595 for Large Truck (Tundra). (Historically, vehicle manufacturers and distributors have charged a separate fee for processing, handling and delivering vehicles to dealerships. Toyota’s charge for these services is called the “Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee” and is based on the value of the processing, handling and delivery services Toyota provides as well as Toyota’s overall pricing structure. Toyota may make a profit on the Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee.) Excludes taxes, license, title and available or regionally required equipment. The Delivery, Processing and Handling Fee in AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC and TX will be higher. The published prices do not apply to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Actual dealer price will vary.

*2019 Toyota 4runner model shown

**Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.

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