2017 Toyota Highlander Redesign, Engine and Fuel Consumption

The new model 2017 Toyota Highlander is a touch of elegance and style brought on by the typical SUV design combined with small exterior details give an impression of strength and elegance. The exterior features are designed to be aesthetically pleasing. The main reason for the design of the motor vehicle is to tackle the roughest of weather and terrains.

2017 Toyota Highlander front

2017 Toyota Highlander – Improved Interior and Exterior:

The exterior of the new Toyota Highlander will leave a good first impression on viewers. The outer lines of the vehicle are stylish and elegant; they give the SUV a strong appearance and the uniqueness of its fifth door. The SUV boast some very striking front and rear bumpers and a light cluster at the front end of the vehicle.

The interior of the vehicle has special attention paid to the cabin. The customers will get the option of choice on the type of material are used in the interior’s design, materials such as leather and details made from precious wood and metal. The seats are made from extremely high-quality leather with the option to adjust the position and heating and ventilation. This will ensure the comfort for all passengers. The features offered by this machine includes a great AC system, a premium audio device with twelve-inch speakers all controlled via an 8.1 inch touch screen display, electrical parking brake, rear camera parking aid, USB connectivity, satellite navigation, internet, Bluetooth, wireless, cruise control, blind spot control system, radar cruise control, sunroof, heated steering wheel, bi-xenon lights and air bags.

2017 Toyota Highlander interior

2017 Toyota Highlander – Engine and Fuel Consumption:

The Toyota Highlander offers two options of engine choices. They are both petrol engine with turbochargers and variable valve timing. The weaker of the two engine option id a four-cylinder 2.7-liter engine capable of delivering 185 HP and 250 lbs-ft of torque. It is coupled with a six-speed automatic transmission and this setup goes from 0 to 60 in 10 seconds.

The more powerful engine is a 3.5-liter six cylinder engine. This engine is capable of producing 270 HP and 337 lbs-ft of torque. It is complimented by a six-speed automatic transmission making this vehicle able to go from 0 to 180 in 7,6 seconds. Top speed is limited to 115 mph. Both engines offered by the 2017 Toyota Highlander are labeled as ultra-low emission vehicle. The new 2017 Toyota Highlander is expected to have fuel consumption below 27 mpg for city and below 28 mpg for on the highway.

2017 Toyota Highlander rear view

2017 Toyota Highlander – Rumors Date and Expected Price:

There is no official word on the release date of the new 2017 Toyota Highlander but speculations are that it will be available on the market by early 2016. These are just speculations and fan and customers will have to wait for the official word from this company. The rumors are that the vehicle will have a starting price of $31,000 for the basic model. For the fully equipped model, it is speculated that they will start at about $44,000. The new 2017 Toyota Highlander will offer you a driving experience to remember.

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