Toyota kept its promise and on the New York International Auto Show represents an redesigned mid-size SUV well known as the Highlander. He gets a good deal of new technology and equipment both inside and out.
The 2017 Toyota Highlander in the framework of the standard model used is still 2.7-liter 4-cylinder engine who is paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission, while the hybrid version will be only with the CVT transmission. The following is an enhanced 3.5-liter V6 direct injection engine with a new eight-speed automatic transmission. On this basis, the V6 models will come standard with a new Stop and Start Engine System (S & S), except LE models, and also will be available to drive at the AWD and FWD.
New Toyota Highlander now receives a greater range of body colors, namely: Celestial Black Metallic and Toasted Walnut Pearl, while SE version is obtained Salsa Red Pearl color. Visual changes the exterior is reflected in the striking front grille, different design of the rear lights, chrome strip on the rear bumper on the more expensive models.
The new Highlander SE has 19" alloy wheels, dark-finish front grille, roof rails and housing headlights, sport-tuned suspension, and there is a black leather interior with contrasting silver stitching. So that equipment and exclusivity be placed between XLE and Limited versions.
As for the interior Toyota Highlander as standard equipment brings Toyota Safety Sense P (TSS) with Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control and Pedestrian Pre-Collision System. Then in offer followed the context of elections 7 or 8 seats and a new optional black leather seats, four new USB ports and much more.
Prices have not yet been published but will be oriented towards the selection of trims while in the US market will to find in showrooms from autumn.