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Selected Style 4-Door SR5 V6 Automatic (GS)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door V6 Automatic SR5 18 22 $24,818 $27,795
4-Door V6 Automatic SR5 Sport 18 22 $25,886 $29,065
4-Door V8 Automatic SR5 17 20 $26,114 $29,245
4-Door V6 Automatic 4WD SR5 17 21 $26,851 $30,070
4-Door V8 Automatic SR5 Sport 17 20 $27,182 $30,515
4-Door V6 Automatic 4WD SR5 Sport 17 21 $27,918 $31,340
4-Door V8 Automatic 4WD SR5 16 19 $28,147 $31,520
4-Door V8 Automatic 4WD SR5 Sport 16 19 $29,212 $32,790
4-Door V6 Automatic Limited 18 22 $30,423 $34,070
4-Door V8 Automatic Limited 17 20 $31,719 $35,520
4-Door V6 Automatic 4WD Limited 17 21 $32,454 $36,345
4-Door V8 Automatic 4WD Limited 16 19 $33,748 $37,795
4-Door 4-Cyl (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4-Cyl 22 27 $21,607 $24,280
4-Door 4-Cyl w/3rd Row 22 27 $22,365 $25,130
4-Door V6 19 25 $22,551 $25,340
4-Door 4-Cyl 4WD 21 25 $22,853 $25,680
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row 19 25 $23,307 $26,190
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row 18 24 $24,553 $27,590
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row Limited 19 25 $26,858 $30,180
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row Limited 18 24 $28,104 $31,580
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,818
$21,607
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$27,795
$24,280
Monthly Payment Estimate
$463 / month
$405 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 18 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3 55.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.1 104.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 40.0
Second Hip Room (in) 55.4 54.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.0 57.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.1 39.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.2 57.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8 40.7
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.0 61.6
Wheelbase (in) 109.8 106.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.8 71.9
Track Width, Front (in) 62.0 62.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.9 6.9
Length, Overall (in) 189.0 184.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 68.5 67.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 42.2 39.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 75.1 80.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 x - TBD - 11.7 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3 x - TBD - 11.3 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.0 19.1
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.04 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.6 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P265/70R16 P225/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P265/70R16 P225/70R16
Spare Tire Size P265/70R16 P225/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4045 3520
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 1.69
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 100
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/241 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 5200 160 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 282 @ 3800 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 27
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.41
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 3.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.20
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73 3.12
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.02
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.52 3.94
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota 4Runner Toyota Highlander
Body Style 4 Door SR5 4 Door
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Double wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.83 0.63
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA MacPherson
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.14 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Dual-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil-Spring MacPherson
 
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