2019 Toyota Highlander Review

21/27  CITY/HWY
EPA-Estimated MPG
7.6  Sec.
0-60 MPH
4
Doors
7-8
Seats
13.8-83.7  cu ft
Cargo Space

What's New For the 2019 Toyota Highlander?

Drivers who are searching for a sophisticated midsize SUV that will impress them on a daily basis may be inclined to take home a Toyota Highlander. The Highlander has gained substantial popularity since its introduction in 2000, and it is in the middle of its third generation currently. Toyota has made a few minor improvements to the interior and exterior design elements for the 2019 model year. In addition, some trims for 2019 will have additional standard or optional features. The best way to learn more about the enhancements that are available in the 2019 Toyota Highlander is to visit our dealership and speak with our helpful sales associates.


2019 Toyota Highlander Interior

What are the Trims & Features for 2019?

One of the first things that you will notice about the 2019 Toyota Highlander when you drop by for a test drive is the availability of five trims. The lower trims are the LE, LE Plus and XLE. The higher trims are the SE and Limited. These are all available with a gas-powered powertrain, and some of the trims are also available in a hybrid version. All 2019 trims are impressively equipped with top-notch features. Some of the base trim's features include auto on-off headlights with a daytime running feature, LED tail lights, heated and powered side mirrors with an integrated turn signal, 18-inch wheels, a rear spoiler, an integrated backup camera, a digital driver's instrumentation panel, cloth interior, remote keyless entry with illumination, power windows with an auto up-down feature, powered door locks with a speed-sensing feature, two 12-volt power outlets, a 6.1-inch color infotainment screen and more. Many of these features carry up to higher trims, and these trims have upgraded features as well. In the Limited trim, for example, you will benefit from a larger infotainment screen, voice recognition, 19-inch wheels, five USB ports, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a Smart Key system, LED fog lights, blue ambient LED lighting, leather interior and numerous other features.

Which Performance Options are Available for 2019?

2019 Toyota Highlander FrontThe power and performance capabilities of your 2019 Toyota Highlander are directly linked to the trim that you select. The base trim, for example, is powered by a gas-powered 2.7-liter, DOHC 4-cylinder engine. This powertrain gives you 185 horsepower and 184 foot-pounds of torque. Higher trims may be equipped with a gas-powered 3.5-liter, DOHC V6 engine that generates up to 295 horsepower and 263 foot-pounds of torque. In addition to the gas-powered options, some trims are available with hybrid engines. The hybrid engine is a variation of the 3.5-liter, V6 engine. All Highlander trims for 2019 are paired with an automatic transmission, front-wheel drive, a unified body construction design, electric power steering and power-assisted brakes. Some trims have a standard independent suspension, and others come with a sport-tuned suspension.

Toyota Highlander Safety Features

2019 Toyota Highlander RearYou may feel confident on the road in your 2019 Highlander thanks to its well-designed safety features found loaded into the SUV from bumper to bumper. Some of these features include pedestrian detection, a pre-collision safety system, steering assistance, lane departure warning, auto high beams, dynamic radar cruise control, enhanced vehicle stability control, traction control, electronic brakeforce distribution, brake assist, start-stop technology, an advanced airbag system, roll-sensing side curtain airbags, whiplash-lessening seats, a seatbelt warning sensor, safety seat harnesses for all passengers, seatbelt pretensioners and force limiters, child safety seat anchors and tethers, child safety door locks, a collapsible steering column, side impact door beams, energy-absorbing crumple zones, a tire pressure monitor, downhill assist control, engine immobilization, hill start assist control a blind spot monitor, sonar parking assistance, an anti-theft system and additional features.

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Highlander Questions

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