Dallas Toyota Dealership Reviews the New Highlander

A well-equipped large crossover, the Toyota Highlander is a very popular model among Dallas families, who have come to love the SUV's towing prowess, driving agility and impressive fuel economy. For its newest model year, the 2016 Toyota Highlander in Dallas is boosting its towing and power features, making it a leading contender in its class for weekend warrior families around Texas.

The 2016 Toyota Highlander comes in four distinct trim levels: LE, LE Plus, XLE and Limited. Looking first at the base LE trim, drivers who choose this model of the crossover will get 18-inch alloy wheels, the Entune audio system, an integrated backup camera, Bluetooth connectivity, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, heated side mirrors, an in-dash shelf with USB ports and a brand-new tow package now available on Highlanders sporting a V6 engine.

The Highlander LE Plus model adds more luxury-focused features to the crossover, including a power rear liftgate, leather-wrapped steering wheel, three-zone climate control, foglights and SiriusXM satellite radio. The XLE trim adds leather-trimmed seats, Chromtec roof rails, Driver Easy Speak, a 4.2-inch multi-information display, heated front seats and an anti-theft system.

While all four trims on the Highlander are very well-appointed, many 2016 Toyota Highlander reviews recommend the top-tier Limited trim, which provides the most luxury and convenience features on the crossover. These features include ambient interior lighting, 19-inch Chromtec alloy wheels, heated and ventilated front seats and LED daytime running lights.

On top of this impressive list of features, standard safety amenities on the Highlander are also robust and include eight standard airbags, antilock brakes, smart stop technology, enhanced vehicle stability control and electronic brake-force distribution.

Under the hood, the 2016 Toyota Highlander in Dallas can be had with either gas-only or hybrid powertrains. The gas-only Highlander comes with two available engine options, a 2.7-liter four-cylinder and a 3.5-liter V6, while the Highlander Hybrid model is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 and a high-torque electronic motor.

For more information about this popular crossover, keep reading the rest of our 2016 Toyota Highlander review below.

Prominent Specs for the Toyota Highlander

In a variety key areas, the 2016 Highlander ranks above contending vehicles like the 2016 Ford Explorer, GMC Acadia, Chevrolet Traverse, Buick Enclave, Dodge Durango and the Honda Pilot. The Highlander's got several winning qualities, including its handy cabin amenities and pronounced exterior design. When compared to the aforestated list of vehicles, in terms of price it's clearly a phenomenal value, making it a first choice among Toyota customers in Dallas. Check out our Quick List below this text for more details!

  • 2016 Toyota Highlander Colors: Shoreline Blue Pearl, Ooh La La Rouge Mica, Blizzard Pearl, etc...
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander Body Style(s): SUV
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander Seats: 8 passengers
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander 0-60 MPH in 7.6 seconds
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander MSRP: $29,990
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander MPG: 20 city / 25 highway
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander Cargo Space: 13.8 cubic feet
  • 2016 Toyota Highlander Doors: 4-door

For more information on the 2016 Toyota Highlander, contact Toyota of Dallas

The 2016 Toyota Highlander review above was penned by Toyota of Dallas's knowledgeable writers; for information about previous year models please view the links in the sidebar. There is a reason why we are one of the Dallas area's foremost Toyota dealerships. Just one reason is that we provide reviews drafted by seasoned automotive writers. Information you can rely on to make sensible decisions is right here - each overview is up to the hilt with invaluable information and specs. Now that you've learned all about the 2016 Highlander, we'd love to talk; pick up the phone and call us today to learn about exclusive offers and make an appointment for a test drive!

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