2016 Toyota Highlander
Designed to be the improved version of the previous model, the 2016 Toyota Highlander is expected to be a stunning mid-sized SUV that will offer the customers an unbeatable performance and quality. What makes this new model stand out from the previous ones is the new technology, modern design and improved engine line.
2016 Toyota Highlander Design and Changes
The new 2016 Toyota Highlander will be based on the platform of Toyota Camry Sedan. It is expected to be wider and longer than the present model and the design has changed from the old boxy look. The innovative design attempts to attract the buyers. The advantages that this new model will have in comparison to other competitors are lower cost, greater fuel economy and 8 passenger accommodation.
2016 Toyota Highlander Interior and Exterior
The 2016 Toyota Highlander will have some interior and exterior modifications which customers would like for sure. It will come with redesigned wings, front grille, restructured back surface, lifted front fascia and new LED headlights. Bigger and more beautiful alloy wheels and new exterior colors will be seen. When talking about the interior, few nice changes will be seen as well. The cabin will be adorned with high quality features and fabric. The three row mid-sized SUV with the comfort and space it offers will be the choice of families. It will also be equipped with latest sophisticated gadgets and many safety features.
2016 Toyota Highlander Engine and Specifications
The new model comes in two different engine options. The first one is a 4 cylinder engine with an output of 185 hp. The other power unit is a V6 engine capable of producing a 270 hp power. Both these engines will be paired with a six speed transmission system. The new model will be available in a choice of various trim levels. In addition to the two petrol engines, a hybrid drive system variant will be available. The standard version will be powered by the 2.7 liter 4 cylinder VVT-I engine. Other variants will be equipped with different engines as per the customer choice. The hybrid version is offered with limited equipment package and AWD. The hybrid propulsion system consists of 3.5 liter V6 DOHC 24 valve unit. It is combined with Electronically Controlled Continuously Variable Transmission.
2016 Toyota Highlander Price and Release Date
Reports state that the new 2016 Toyota Highlander will be launched in the beginning of 2016. The expected price for this SUV will range from $38,000 to $48,000.