2021 Toyota Highlander LE Price, Specifications and Review

Toyota Highlander LE  | SUV | Crossover | Dealership Near you | Specifications | Models | New | Used | Price | For sale | Specs | Reviews ||- Enjoy an upgrade in All-wheel-drive performance, Available Dynamic Torque Vectoring All-Wheel Drive(TV-AWD) improves responsiveness and stability by spending up to 50 percent of the power to the rear and then further distributing more power to the wheel that needs it. Highlander’s advanced 3.5 liters V6 engine produces 295 hp and 263 lb. -ft of torque. Flex some muscle with its 5000-lb. towing capacity.



  • FWD 3.5L V6 Direct Shift.
  • 8-Speed Automatic.



$37,010 starting msrp.




Gasoline engine—3.5-Liter V6 Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC) 24-Valve D-4S Injection Atkinson Cycle-capable Engine with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) and Stop and Start Engine System (S&S);295 hp @ 6600 rpm, 263 lb.-ft. @ 4700 rpm



Front-Wheel Drive (FWD)


Body construction

Reinforced unibody



Direct Shift-8AT 8-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission



Independent MacPherson strut front suspension with stabilizer bar; trailing-wishbone suspension



  • Electric Power Steering (EPS); power-assisted rack-and-pinion
  • Turning radius (ft.) =>  18.7
  • Turning diameter (ft.) => 37.4


Emission rating

Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle 70 (ULEV 70)



Power-assisted ventilated 13.3-in. front disc brakes; solid 13.3-in. rear disc brakes and Star Safety System.




  • Smart Key System on front doors and liftgate with Push Button Start, remote keyless entry system with lock, unlock, panic and liftgate functions; remote illuminated entry.
  • Color-keyed heated power outside mirrors with turn signal and blind spot warning indicators, and manual folding feature.
  • LED projector headlights with Adaptive Front-Lighting System (AFS), auto leveling and LED-strip Daytime Running Lights (DRL).
  • LED fog lights.
  • LED taillights.
  • Washer-linked variable intermittent windshield wipers and intermittent rear wiper.
  • Windshield wiper de-icer.
  • Rear liftgate windshield defogger.
  • Rear liftgate windshield washer and backup camera washer.
  • High Solar Energy-Absorbing (HSEA) glass on front side windows.
  • Privacy glass on rear side, quarter and liftgate windows.
  • 18-in. painted alloy wheels and P235/65R18 tires.
  • Front grille in material black with silver paint surround.
  • Rear lower bumper in black finish.
  • Color-keyed side rocker panels and lower molding.
  • Color-keyed outside door handles.
  • Rear spoiler with LED center high-mount stop light.
  • A-pillar in black low-gloss film.
  • Height-adjustable power liftgate with jam protection.




  • Power windows with auto up/down in all positions and jam protection.
  • 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.
  • Black interior door handles.
  • Power door locks with shift-linked automatic lock/unlock feature.
  • Soft-touch roll-top center console (15L) with removable utility tray.
  • Soft-touch in-dash split-level shelf.
  • Eight cup holders and four bottle holders.
  • Dual sun visors with sliding function and illuminated vanity mirrors.
  • Overhead console with conversation mirror, sunglasses storage and map lights.
  • Day/night rearview mirror.
  • Fabric-trimmed front- and second-row seats; 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat; 4-way manual-adjustable front passenger seat.
  • 8-passenger seating with 60/40 split, sliding and reclining fold-flat second-row bench seats; 60/40 split, fold-flat third-row seats with sliding headrests and recline function.
  • Leather-trimmed shift knob and tilt/telescopic leather steering wheel with audio, Multi-Information Display (MID), Bluetooth hands free-phone, voice command, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Lane Departure Alert (LDA), Lane Steering Assist (LSA) and multimedia information controls.
  • 4.2-in. color LCD Multi-Information Display (MID) in meter cluster with odometer, current/average fuel economy, cruising range, average speed, AWD torque distribution (AWD models only), cruise control guide, audio status, hands-free incoming call notices, telephone information, ECO Driving Indicator, and energy monitor (HV models only).
  • Integrated backup camera with projected path.
  • Five USB ports and two 12V outlets.
  • Painted door, console and dashboard trim.
  • Six tie-down cargo hooks.
  • Front- and second-row-seat reading lights.
  • Digital clock.


Multimedia Technology

Audio Plus—includes 8.0-in. touchscreen, six speakers, USB media port, four USB charge ports, hands-free phone capability and music streaming via Bluetooth wireless technology, Android Auto & Apple CarPlay & Amazon Alexa compatible, SiriusXM with 3-month All Access trial subscription.

Connected Services—Safety Connect with 1-year trial, Service Connect with 10-year trial, Remote Connect with 1-year trial, Wi-Fi Connect with up to 2 GB within 3-month trial.




  • Toyota Safety Sense 2.5+ (TSS 2.5+).
  • Star Safety System —includes Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Traction Control (TRAC), Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA) and Smart Stop Technology (SST).
  • Eight airbags (driver airbag, front passenger airbag, knee airbag (driver), seat cushion airbag (passenger), front side airbags, curtain shield airbags).
  • Safety Connect —includes Emergency Assistance, Stolen Vehicle Locator, Roadside Assistance and Automatic Collision Notification. Available by subscription. Complimentary one-year trial subscription.
  • 3-point seatbelts for all seating positions; driver’s-side Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) and Automatic/Emergency Locking Retractor (ALR/ELR) on all passenger seatbelts.
  • LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) includes lower anchors and tethers on outboard second-row seats and tether anchor on middle of second- and third-row seats.
  • Child-protector rear door locks.
  • Driver and front passenger seatbelt warning.
  • Rear passenger seatbelt reminder.
  • Rear-seat reminder.
  • Adjustable front seatbelt shoulder anchors and driver and front passenger seatbelt pretensioners with force limiters.
  • Engine immobilizer alarm.
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) (individual tires).
  • Snow Mode + Drive Mode Select (ECO, Normal, Sport).
  • Hill Start Assist Control (HAC).
  • Front and Rear Parking Assist with Automatic Braking (PA w/AB).



Exterior Dimensions (in.)

  • Overall height (No antenna) 68.1
  • Overall width => 76.0
  • Overall length => 194.9
  • Wheelbase => 112.2
  • Track (front/rear) => 65.3/65.4


Interior Dimensions,(front/second-row/third-row seats) (in.)

  • Head room => 41.2/39.4/36.1
  • Shoulder room => 59.0/58.7/55.0
  • Hip room => 57.2/57.0/45.6
  • Leg room => 42.0/41.0/27.7


Off Road

  • Approach/departure angle (degrees)  18.1/23
  • Ramp breakover angle  16.7
  • Ground clearance (in.)  8


Weight Capacity

  • Curb weight (lb.) =>  4145
  • Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) (lb.) => 5830
  • Fuel tank (gal.) => 17.9
  • Seat Capacity =>  8


Wheels / Tires

All-Season tires.



  • Basic Warranty => 36 months/36,000 miles.
  • Powertrain   =>   60 months/60,000 miles.
  • Corrosion Perforation =>  60 months/unlimited miles.
  • Restraint Systems  =>   60 months/60,000 miles.


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