If you’re on the market for a third-row SUV that’s capable, spacious and technology-packed, the 2020 Toyota Highlander is the vehicle for you! The release of the 2020 Toyota Highlander marks the start of the Highlander’s fourth generation, which is off to a very stylish and powerful start. The 2020 Highlander has cutting-edge technology like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0, but features like available 12.3-inch touchscreen and the JBL Premium Sound on the Platinum grade kick it up a notch.
The 2020 Toyota Highlander comes in five trim levels—the L, LE, XLE, Limited and Platinum—and each trim except for the all-new L are available as hybrid options. Interested parties can find the 2020 Toyota Highlander in Claremont, NH at McGee Toyota of Claremont! Continue reading below to learn about the performance, technology and design on this capable SUV.
There are two engine options on the 2020 Toyota Highlander.
Gas: 3.5-liter V6 Dual Overhead Cam engine with a D-4S Injection system
Hybrid: 2.5-liter DOHC four-cylinder engine with two electric motors
The 3.5-liter engine produces 295 horsepower and 263 pound-feet of torque. The hybrid models produce an impressive 243 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque. The Highlander Gas L, LE and XLE models have a Dynamic Torque Vectoring AWD system that can distribute up to 50 percent of its power to the rear wheels, as well as Drive Mode Select.
With the proper configurations, the 2020 Highlander can become the perfect off-roading SUV. Between Dynamic Torque Vectoring AWD and Multi-Terrain Select control with Mud & Sand and Rock & Dirt drive modes, the Highlander can brave many different terrains.
Cargo and Towing Abilities
The Toyota Highlander has very competitive towing abilities. Gas models can tow a maximum of 5,000 lbs., while hybrid models have the ability to tow up to 3,000 lbs. In regard to cargo volume, the Highlander has 84.3 cubic feet behind the first-row seats, 48.4 cubic feet behind the second row and 16 cubic feet behind the third row.
The 2020 Highlander is equipped with the latest multimedia systems and each trim has standard Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Alexa In-Car compatibility, SiriusXM, in-car Wi-Fi and more. The Highlander has a standard 8.0-inch touchscreen display with an available 12.3-inch multimedia head unit.
Advanced Safety Features
Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 includes Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Cruise Control, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beam, Lane Tracing Assist and Road Sign Assist.