These days the marketing of the new Toyota Highlander starts in Spain, a model that for the first time will be sold in the European Union. By size and price, it is located above the Toyota Land Cruiser (Prado) and becomes the most expensive product of the brand in the Spanish market.
All Highlanders are equipped with a hybrid engine that combines a 2.5-liter gasoline engine with two other electric ones. to achieve a total power of 247 hp. The gearbox is automatic CVT type and the four-wheel drive system (one of the electric motors is responsible for moving the rear wheels).
According to the approved data this model reaches 180 km / h top speed and it can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.3 seconds while the average consumption remains at 7.0 L / 100, with CO2 emissions of 158 g / km. The battery has a capacity of 1.9 kWh.
Completion levels They are called Advance and Luxury. As standard all have Full LED headlights, adaptive cruise control, pre-collision warning, SmartBeam, traffic signal reader, Blind Spot Object Detector, Automatic City Braking, Fatigue Detector, Pedestrians and Cyclists, Rain Sensor, Fog Lights, Active Headrests, etc.
Also standard are the three-zone automatic climate control, keyless entry and start, electric and heated seats, leather trim, wireless mobile charger, navigation system with 8-inch screen, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, USB, bluetooth, 20-inch alloy wheels, chrome details, etc. The TS version adds a sunroof.
The Luxury finish adds the Head Up Display, 360º vision system, ventilated seats, panoramic sunroof, perforated leather trim, heated steering wheel, JBL sound system with subwoofer and 11 speakers, smart interior rear view mirror, “hands-free” tailgate, multimedia system with 12.3-inch screen, and more.
The recommended prices without discounts are as follows:
- 2.5 HSD 248 CV 4WD CVT Advance € 59,000
- 2.5 HSD 248 CV 4WD CVT Advance TS € 60,500
- 2.5 HSD 248 CV 4WD CVT Luxury € 70,900
The good thing about this model is that it lands with quite high promotions that greatly reduce the final costs. For example, the Advance level is launched with a campaign that reaches € 7,000, while the Luxury has a discount of € 8,000. In addition, other promotions may be obtained at dealerships.