Highlander’s 2.4-liter turbo 4-cylinder engine provides 265 horsepower with 310 lb.-ft. of torque. With that, as well as up to a manufacturer-estimated 25 combined mpg rating, Highlander is ready to take on your adventures.
Unique to Highlander XSE is a sport-tuned suspension that lets it hug the road a little tighter. Compared to other grades, its retuned shock absorbers, high-rate springs and rear stabilizer bar give you enhanced handling on the road, while its lower, athletic stance shows everyone that it’s ready to hit the ground running.
Enjoy an upgrade in all-wheel-drive performance. Available Dynamic Torque Vectoring All-Wheel Drive (TV-AWD) improves responsiveness and stability by sending up to 50 percent of the power to the rear and then further distributing more power to the wheel that needs it.
Offering you more capability when the pavement ends, Highlander features Multi-Terrain Select (MTS) on All-Wheel Drive (AWD) models. Choose between four modes (Mud & Sand, Rock & Dirt, Snow and Normal) for enhanced traction. When activated, the system is designed to sense slippage and regulate wheelspin—helping to maximize driving performance on different surfaces.
Three distinct drive modes let you tailor Highlander’s driving dynamics to match your mood. Sport Mode provides sharper acceleration, Eco Mode helps maximize fuel efficiency, and Normal Mode blends fuel economy with performance.
Highlander’s bold design is hard to ignore. Its sculpted shape and contoured lines display the perfect balance of power and refinement. Highlander’s available array of stunning colors sets a standard for curb appeal. Get ready to turn heads wherever you go.
Available automatically folding side mirrors activate when parked, for added protection and peace of mind—even in the tightest spots.
Underneath XSE’s unique rear bumper features Highlander’s eye-catching twin-tip exhaust. Chrome-plated for durability and added attention, it helps finish off the sportier rear design.
Highlander shows off more style with its 20-in. alloy wheels. Standard on XSE, Limited and Platinum, these sleek wheels add more sophistication without compromising performance.
Experience freedom, even with your hands full. When you need to engage its available hands-free power liftgate, Highlander senses your Smart Key fob and is designed to open automatically when you kick your foot under the rear bumper.
The dynamic front end of Highlander shows off its modern look. The stylish standard LED headlights provide a crisp, clean light, while available auto-leveling LED projector-beam headlights help keep light aimed down at the road for better visibility.
Standard on Limited and Platinum, the 12.3-in. fully digital gauge cluster presents turn-by-turn directions, safety info, alerts and more, all at a glance, so you can keep your eyes on the road.
Follow the stars above with Highlander's available panoramic moonroof with front power tilt/slide moonroof. Open it up to catch a breeze and enjoy the wide-open view, or easily find cover with a power-retractable sunshade.
Highlander has available Qi-compatible wireless smartphone charging. Leave the cables at home and seamlessly charge on the go by placing your smartphone on the shelf right below the touchscreen.
Feel the sporty vibe of XSE every time you enter. With its available red and black leather-trimmed seats with red accent stitching across the instrument panel, you can’t help but feel a little more empowered behind the wheel.
Make every seat more comfortable. Available heated and ventilated front seats cool down or warm up on demand, while available heated second-row seats can help keep passengers warm. Simulation shown.
The available 12.3-in. multimedia display is your hub for accessing playlists, podcasts and entertainment options with ease. As you make your way to your destination, you can stay connected with mobile apps on demand. Best of all, Highlander allows you to access its system controls with the sound of your voice.
Turn up the convenience with tech that’s all about you. Utilizing wireless Apple CarPlay® is the smarter, safer and more enjoyable way to use your iPhone® in the car.
Stay connected on the road. Pairing your compatible Android™ phone in your pocket or bag to the audio multimedia system using Bluetooth®, wireless Android Auto™ lets you get real-time traffic alerts, make and receive phone calls, listen to your favorite soundtrack and more.
SiriusXM® has premium entertainment that you won’t hear anyplace else. With the SiriusXM® 3-month Platinum Plan trial, you get 425 channels, including 165+ channels in your vehicle, to enjoy ad-free music, plus sports, news, talk, comedy and more. Experience even more on the SiriusXM® App, featuring a collection of podcasts, Xtra channels of music, personalized Pandora® stations, SiriusXM® video and more.
Experience the clear sound of Highlander’s available JBL® Premium Audio system. With its 1200 watts, 11 speakers, surround sound and high-quality engineering, phenomenal sound is delivered to amp up every drive.
With an active Wi-Fi Connect subscription, you can turn your Highlander into a hotspot with 4G connectivity. This feature allows up to five devices to stay connected to your favorite apps, while five USB ports and two 12V outlets help everyone find a charge.
With an active Remote Connect trial or subscription, Highlander is up to speed with the latest tech. Using Toyota’s available Remote Connect through the Toyota app, you can start the engine, lock/unlock doors and locate your vehicle with your compatible smartphone or smartwatch. One-year trial included on select grades. 4G network dependent.
With an active Wi-Fi Connect trial or subscription, you can turn Highlander into a hotspot. 4G Wi-Fi Connect lets you easily connect up to five devices. And, depending on your existing mobile provider, you can add the Wi-Fi Connect subscription to your current mobile plan. Included trial is for 30 days or 3 GB, whichever comes first. 4G network dependent.
Because the unexpected can happen at any time of day—or night. Every new Highlander comes with up to a 10-year trial of Safety Connect®, which includes Emergency SOS Assistance and 24/7 Toyota Roadside Assistance, to help you drive with added peace of mind. 4G network dependent.
Take the stress out of being in unfamiliar territory. With an active Drive Connect trial or subscription, you'll have Destination Assist to allow you to talk to a live agent while they help you find your destination’s coordinates, along with directions on how to get there. One-year trial included in select grades. 4G network dependent.
Stay up to date on your Highlander’s information. Your Highlander comes with up to a 10-year trial of Service Connect, which provides you with data such as mileage, fuel level and service history. Enable maintenance alerts and receive maintenance reminders that can also be sent to your preferred dealer for extra convenience. Up to 10-year trial included. 4G network dependent.
Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection (PCS w/PD) is designed to help detect a vehicle, pedestrian or bicyclist and provide an audio/visual forward-collision warning under certain circumstances. If you don’t react, the system is designed to provide automatic emergency braking.
Intended for highway use, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC) is an adaptive cruise control system that is designed to be set at speeds above 20 mph and uses vehicle-to-vehicle distance control to help maintain a preset distance from the vehicle ahead of you.
When white/yellow lane markings or certain road-edge boundary lines are detected at speeds above 32 mph, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist (LDA w/SA) is designed to issue an audio/visual lane departure warning if an inadvertent lane departure is detected. If the driver does not take corrective action, the system is also designed to provide gentle corrective steering for lane-keeping assistance.
When Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC) is enabled and lane markers are detected, Lane Tracing Assist (LTA) uses the lines on the road and/or preceding vehicles to provide active driving assistance and help keep the vehicle centered in its lane.
Automatic High Beams (AHB) are designed to help you see more clearly at night. At speeds above 21 mph, the AHB system is designed to detect the headlights of oncoming vehicles and taillights of preceding vehicles, then automatically toggle between high and low beams accordingly.
The available Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) is designed to warn you when a vehicle is in Highlander’s blind spot on either side. When Highlander is placed in reverse, available Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA) is designed to detect certain vehicles approaching from either side. If the system senses cross traffic, it is designed to warn you with side mirror indicators and a warning tone.
Available Front and Rear Parking Assist with Automatic Braking (PA w/AB) has audible and visual warnings, and in certain conditions may automatically apply the brakes when there is a possibility of contact with a stationary object or vehicle. Simulation shown.
Every new Highlander comes with ToyotaCare, a maintenance plan that covers normal factory scheduled service for 2 years or 25,000 miles, whichever comes first, and 24-hour Roadside Assistance for 2 years, unlimited mileage.
Make a bold entrance wherever you roam with the Highlander Hybrid Nightshade. From the sleek 18-in. black wheels to the daring exterior and interior trims, the Nightshade is decorated with sleek and captivating details inside and out.
From a night out to a day trip beyond city limits—Highlander Hybrid is ready to take on every challenge. A responsive 4-cylinder gas engine with two electric motors gets you to more places with fewer stops along the way.
Highlander Hybrid offers multiple selectable driving modes that let you choose how it performs: Normal for everyday driving, Eco for impressive efficiency, Sport for enhanced acceleration, EV Mode, which allows electric-only driving at low speeds for short distances, and Trail Mode, which gives AWD models even more traction.
Highlander Hybrid offers two drivetrains to best match your needs. Front-Wheel Drive (FWD) delivers intelligent capability, while Electric On-Demand All-Wheel Drive (AWD) provides extra traction.
The power of an intelligent grip. Highlander Hybrid’s available Electronic On-Demand All-Wheel Drive (AWD) provides all-weather capability and confident on-road driving dynamics. The system uses a dedicated electric drive motor to automatically supply power to the rear wheels for instant improvement in traction.
Power up your favorite electronics anywhere. Use the available 1500W power inverter to turn on projectors, generators and more devices while taking a break from the road or setting up for a night under the stars.