2016 Toyota Highlander review, changes

2016 Toyota Highlander is a new model that will appear on the market during the year 2016. Model Highlander is already good known to all the admirers of the company, because it has a long tradition. The new vehicle comes on the market refreshed, more efficient than its predecessor as well as the main rivals on the market. The series, which is currently available on the market, have great sales. Nevertheless, the company with new model wants more. The new Highlander will have excellent output performance, stylish looks, and promoted each segment. All potential buyers should be prepared for a new SUV on the market, which is likely to become one of the best in this category of vehicles.

2016 Toyota Highlander front

According to official information, the new Highlander will have reduced dimensions compared to the current model, which is on the market. Vehicle capacity will be eight adult passengers who will be able to enjoy in the comfortable ride. Seats will be-organized in three rows with spacious legroom.


2016 Toyota Highlander will have some changes of exterior. The changes will apply to the front to the rear of the vehicle. The front fenders and the headlights will be modernized and refreshed, so we can expect that the front part of the car gets more aggressive and modern look. Car design exudes luxurious design will which no one will be able to resist.

Interior of new 2016 Toyota Highlander does not expect significant changes. Standard and optional features will be enriched and elevated to a higher level. Hi-tech functions will follow the modern look of this SUV, so potential customers can count on complete indulgence. On the market will be available five trim levels for sale as follows: LE, LE plus, XLE, Limited and Platinum Limited. Each level will include many features and functions, and the base model will have very rich equipment. Higher trim levels, as always, involve a higher price but and a great number of the features. Some features that can be expected are: aluminum wheels, cruise control, tinted glass, heated exterior windows, rear camera, Bluetooth, audio system connected with 6 speakers, the possibility of moving the second and third rows of seats, touch screen, USB port, CD player as well as many others.

2016 Toyota Highlander interior


2016 Toyota Highlander will have in offer two engine options. The first in offer is a 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine. This engine is reserved for the base version of the model and is able to generate speeds of up to 185 horsepower and 184 lb feet of torque. The engine will be connected to the automatic 6-speed gearbox. When it comes to fuel economy, the EPA test results were enter the next: 20 mpg during city driving, 25 mpg while driving on the highway and 22 mpg during combined. Another offered is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that has capacities to generate speeds of up to 270 horsepower with 248 lb feet of torque. Data of fuel economy associated with this engine are as follows: 19 mpg during city driving, 25 mpg while driving on the highway and 21 mpg during combined. There will also be two drives: front-wheel drive and  four wheels drive. The results of fuel economy mentioned above are related to the front-wheel drive, while spending is more economical with all wheels drive option.

2016 Toyota Highlander rear

2016 Toyota Highlander: Price, Release Date and Competitors

2016 Toyota Highlander will appear on the market in the second half of 2015. Price will not be significantly altered compared to the current model on the market. The price of the new 2016 Toyota Highlander will move in the price range from $ 29 500 to $ 38 000. The biggest rivals of the new 2016 Toyota Highlander on the market will be: Honda Pilot, Mazda CX-9 and Acura MDX.

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