In the process of upgrading your SUV and looking for something that fits your needs? In that case, the 2022 Toyota Highlander is a good option to consider and we at White’s Toyota in Lima, Ohio, have put together this article to give you more information about its specifications and features.
The 2022 Toyota Highlander is available in 11 variants, namely L, LE, Hybrid LE, XLE, Hybrid XLE, XSE, Bronze Edition, Limited, Hybrid Limited, Platinum, and Hybrid Platinum. Pricing ranges from $35,205 MSRP for the base L trim and goes up to $49,010 MSRP for the top-end Hybrid Platinum. The 2022 version receives a couple of interesting updates that include the introduction of a new Bronze Edition trim and a new height-adjustable power front seat feature for XLE and higher trims.
|3.5-liter V-6 Engine
||LED projector headlights with Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
||Three-zone automatic climate control with air filter, separate second-row control panel, individual temperature settings for driver, front passenger, and rear-seat passengers, and second-and third-row vents|
|295 hp / 263 ft-lbs.
||High Solar Energy-Absorbing (HSEA) glass on front side windows
||14 cup/bottle holders|
|Direct Shift-8AT Eight-speed Electronically controlled automatic transmission (ECT)
||18-in. painted alloy wheels and P235/65R18 tires
||Eight-inch Touchscreen Display|
|Front-Wheel Drive (FWD)
||Black-painted front grille with a silver-painted surround
||Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® Compatibility|
Other than the base engine, the Highlander can also be configured with a hybrid 2.5-liter inline-four-cylinder engine paired with Permanent magnet synchronous motors that come together to produce a combined 243 horsepower. Unlike the gasoline-powered Highlander, the Highlander Hybrid’s powertrain is mated to an electronically controlled continuously variable transmission (ECVT).
The Highlander offers plenty of space along with a lot of storage space as well. Other than the features mentioned in the table above, the Highlander also gets Bluetooth connectivity, Amazon Alexa compatibility, and SiriusXM® compatibility, to name some of them. The higher trims get an in-built navigation system as well. The seats are comfortable and offer ample support. Lower trims get fabric-trimmed seats while the higher trims come draped in Leather upholstery. All the trims come with a power-adjustable driver’s seat