Toyota has opened the pre-sale phase of its popular SUV. In this fourth generation, the Highlander benefits from a 248 hp hybrid powertrain and an intelligent all-wheel drive system to establish itself as the brand’s flagship in Europe.
He Toyota Highlander, the largest SUV of the Japanese firm (it is even longer than the Land Cruiser) arrives in Spain. The Japanese brand has just announced that has opened the pre-sale phase And it is already available in their dealer network, although they have not yet specified a specific launch date.
With 4.96 meters of length, 1.93 meters wide, 1.75 meters high and a wheelbase of 2.85 meters, The 2021 Highlander stands as one of the largest SUVs ever made by Toyota. For example, its length is 11 cm longer than that of the Land Cruiser.
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As for the cabin, the new Highlander offers space for up to 7 occupants and a trunk capacity that can go from 658 liters with 5 seats up to 1,909 liters with the second and third row of seats folded. The cabin, in black or graphite chalk, offers endless storage compartments and USB sockets in the first and second row of seats. In the center console there is an 8 ” or 12.3 ” multimedia screen, the largest in the Toyota range today, with a satellite navigation system and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connection.
On a mechanical level, the new Highlander is only available as a hybrid version. Thus, it combines a 2.5-liter gasoline block and an electric unit on the front and rear axle for a total of 248 HP of power. It is equipped with an intelligent all-wheel drive system, while its average consumption is 7 liters per 100 kilometers.
On the safety side, the Highlander is equipped with the latest version of Toyota Safety Sense, all of the brand’s driving assistance systems. It includes as standard the pre-collision system with pedestrian and cyclist detection, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assistant, automatic light switch and traffic sign recognition.
The new Toyota Highlander 2021 is available in two finishes (Advance and Luxury) at a price that starts from the 52,000 euros (discounts included) or by 400 euros per month with Toyota Easy Plus, the brand financing program. It can also be purchased in renting mode through Kinto One: all included for 645 euros per month + VAT, in a 48-month contract and 10,000 km / year with full-risk insurance without excess, comprehensive maintenance in an official workshop, 24-hour roadside assistance, replacement vehicle, tire change, registration and circulation taxes included and management of penalties of traffic.
2021 Toyota Highlander prices
- Toyota Highlander 2.5L 248 CV Advance: 52,000 euros
- Toyota Highlander 2.5L 248 CV Advance + Roof: 52,500 euros
- Toyota Highlander 2.5L 248 CV Luxury: 62,900 euros