2017 Toyota Highlander

Saturday, November 28th 2015. | Toyota

2017 Toyota Highlander comes with different style. The first generation of this car was released in 2000. The Toyota Company tries to make the new concept and improvement. It is the best crossover SUV in automotive industry. Then, in the next year, the 2017 Highlander will launch with the competitive price.

New Toyota Highlander Front Angle

Exterior

The design concept of exterior will give the better appearance. This car comes with five doors. The upgrade will happen in the front side such as the headlights, grille, and front and rear bumper, and so on. the grille will be trapezoidal. Besides that, the company will modify the bodywork of the 2017 Toyota Highlander. The bodywork of this car will be light. It caused by the high material quality in the bodywork. The bodywork uses a lightweight material for reducing the weight. As the result, the Toyota Highlander can pull a trailer weighing just 680 kg.

Interior

The modification not only happens in exterior but also interior. The interior design has modern technology systems and the luxury accent inside. This car can accommodate five people in two row seats because this cabin is roomy. Besides that, the material of leather seats has better quality. The 2017 Toyota Highlander will have climate control, 12 speakers, a 8.1-inch touch screen display, LCD head unit display, air conditioning, Bluetooth connectivity, USB connectivity, and satellite navigation are the high entertainment systems inside. Meanwhile, the safety systems will get refreshment such as an adaptive cruise control, eight airbags, and a rear-view camera.

Engine

This new crossover SUV has a good engine specification under its hood. A 270 horsepower and 250 lb-ft of torque will be produced by the good engine that is 3.5 liter V6 engine. Based on the rumor, the 2017 Toyota Highlander will have two options under its hood. The other engine is 2.7 liter 4-cylinder. This engine can produce 185 horsepower and 250 Nm. It will be paired with 6-speed automatic transmission and will be sent to the front wheel. Besides that, this engine can reach the top speed of 188 km per hour in just 10.3 seconds.

Release Date and Price

Based on the rumor, the 2017 Toyota Highlander will launch in the next year, 2016. Nevertheless, the Toyota Company does not want to give the confirmation about it. However, the price tag of this new crossover SUV is standard in its class. It has $33.000 as the base price. Many people hopes that this new car will be released as soon as possible.