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EPA-Estimated MPG
7.6  Sec.
0-60 MPH
13.8  cu ft
Cargo Space

What's New for the 2018 Toyota Highlander?

The search for a large SUV with a third row of passenger seats can be a struggle. However, your search may end when you learn more about the 2018 Toyota Highlander. The Highlander has been a popular choice for SUV buyers since it hit the market in 2001, and the current model year has some great improvements over the previous year's model. While the interior and exterior continue to be available in attractive colors, the exterior body style has a more rounded yet powerful look that makes it one of the more attractive vehicles in its class. When you look inside the 2018 Highlander SUV, you will notice that there is now a new infotainment system, more charging ports in the rear, more air vents and extra cup holders.

2018 Toyota Highlander

Trims & Features

Before you buy your new Highlander, you will need to choose which of the six trim levels available for 2018 are right for you. The primary differences between trim level are the price and the various standard equipment available in each one. When you arrive at our Grapevine area dealership for a test drive, we can explain variations in greater detail. The trim options available are the Limited Platinum V6, the Limited, the SE V6, the XLE V6, the LE V6 and the I4 LE. As you might imagine, all of the 2018 Highlander trim options have a few shared features. The standard features available for all trims include reclining second-row seats, powered adjustable front seats, power door locks, power windows, adaptive cruise control, cruise control and sound controls on the steering wheel, powered steering, a backup camera, a high-end sound system with six or more speakers, speed-controlled volume and other features.


2018 Toyota HighlanderYour driving experience in a new SUV is determined by more than the features inside the vehicle. The mechanical features and the power of the engine also play a critical role. The 2018 Toyota Highlander has an excellent design in this area and it features direct fuel injection, descent control, stability control, traction control, rear and front stabilization bars, an auto transmission with eight speeds and an independent suspension for all four wheels. This year's Highlander is available in both front-wheel and all-wheel drives. A V6, 3.5-liter engine is installed in most of the Highlander SUVs for 2018. This engine type packs a punch with 295 horsepower and up to 263 foot-pounds in torque. Our sales team can explain other engine options available for 2018 trims.


2018 Toyota Highlander InteriorReviewing safety test results before buying a new SUV is a smart idea, and you will find that the 2018 Highlander has exceptional test results. In fact, U.S. News scored the Highlander with a 9.3 on a ten-point scale in the safety area. In the area of overall safety, the NHTSA gave the new Highlander a superior grade. The IIHS also reviewed the 2018 Highlander, and it gave this SUV a good score in all five areas tested. Many features came together to give you a safe driving experience in this SUV. Standard safety features found in all Highlander trims for 2018 are airbags throughout the interior, headrests for each passenger, child safety door locks and seat latches in the rear, a pre-collision warning system, tire pressure monitoring, fog lights, daytime running lamps with an auto-delay off function, rear solid and front ventilated disc brakes and other features.

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