Toyota has officially announced the technology parameters of Toyota Highlander 2017 which was hoped to be the best car of 2017. The new SUV of Toyota officially appeared at New York Auto Show 2017, best online new car buying sites affirmed.
The levels of Toyota Highlander 2017 are almost easy to distinguish among others thanks to heat diffused net, if LE, LE Plus and XLE with the silver grille, the Limited and Limited Platinum with the chrome grille.
Turn signals headlights of the Highlander has been corrected, especially in the most advanced 2 versions that Toyota equips for its SUV with a chrome strip lights integrated turn signals .
Toyota provides more for the new second generation Highlander to choose color options in all versions: Celestial Pearl Silver Metallic and Toasted Walnut; special color Red Pear Salsa will be only available exclusively on the SE version.In the interior, Toyota has additional options new leather brown for Highlander 2017, add 4 USB ports , a “captain” chair for the 2nd row of 7-seat variant, and 2nd row bench for the 8-seats which only have in 2 versions, Limited and Limited Platinum.
In addition, the 2017 Highlander also received a new hierarchical level is SE – more advanced than XLE but less equipped than Limited one. Toyota Highlander SE will be equipped with 19 -inch alloy wheels, dark grille, new headlights tiles, car roof racks with a new sports suspension.
Inside, the SE variant will own exclusive black leather color accentuated with silver stitching lines, glove compartment for passengers,…
Toyota also said it upgraded the engine block 3.5L V6 engine 270 horsepower and 336Nm of twist momentum over the current Highlander, wishing the new generation will be stronger and the capacity of producing will be bigger.
Besides the addition announcement about the motivation of Highlander in 2017 will come with 8-speed automatic transmission, the Japanese automaker did not disclose anything more about the performance of the car.
Reportedly, the average fuel consumption of the new Toyota Highlander when operated with front-drive system is 12.38/9.41/11.2 liters/100km) respectively with city/highway/combined
The figure when the Toyota SUV combines with the full time 4WD system would be 13.07/9.8/11.76liters/100km.
Especially, the Japanese automaker said the 2.7L version comes with 6-speed automatic gearbox has been retained for the clients’ needs.
The standard safety equipment will be on the 2017 Highlander including: Toyota Safety Sense P system (TSS P) with pre-warning collide PCS systems (Pre-Collision System), lane departure alert LDA (Lane Departure Alert) and automatic headlights AHB (automatic High Beam).
In particular, TTS P also uses 1 camera with wide angle lens and the sound wave radar which is capable of recognizing far distance and high accuracy. Wide-angle camera can detect early pedestrians and animals in closer, the sound wave radar also is able to help identify vehicles and pedestrians at further distances.
Also , in the XLE version also adds blind spot warning , Platinum Limited edition will be available the Bird ‘s Eye View Camera system supports the vision for the drivers .
As planned, Toyota will distribute Highlander and Highlander Hybrid 2017 to showrooms in the US this fall. The selling price of the car is still being kept secret.