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Selected Style 4-Door 4-Cyl (GS)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 4-Cyl 22 27 $21,831 $24,530
4-Door 4-Cyl w/3rd Row 22 27 $22,586 $25,380
4-Door V6 19 25 $22,773 $25,590
4-Door V6 w/3rd Row 19 25 $23,530 $26,440
4-Door V6 Limited w/3rd Row 19 25 $27,108 $30,460
4-Door 4-Cyl 4WD 21 25 $23,077 $25,930
4-Door V6 4WD w/3rd Row 18 24 $24,776 $27,840
4-Door V6 4WD Limited w/3rd Row 18 24 $28,354 $31,860
4-Door V6 Sport 19 25 $24,710 $27,765
4-Door V6 Sport w/3rd Row 19 25 $25,467 $28,615
4-Door V6 4WD 18 24 $24,019 $26,990
4-Door V6 4WD Sport 18 24 $26,018 $29,235
4-Door V6 4WD Sport w/3rd Row 18 24 $26,773 $30,085
4-Door SR5 V6 Automatic (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door V6 Automatic SR5 18 22 $24,677 $27,635
4-Door V8 Automatic SR5 17 20 $26,476 $29,650
4-Door V6 Automatic SR5 Sport 18 22 $26,642 $29,975
4-Door V8 Automatic SR5 Sport 17 20 $27,908 $31,355
4-Door V6 Automatic Limited 18 22 $30,674 $34,350
4-Door V8 Automatic Limited 17 20 $32,246 $36,110
4-Door V6 Automatic 4WD SR5 17 21 $26,709 $29,910
4-Door V8 Automatic 4WD SR5 16 19 $28,508 $31,925
4-Door V6 Automatic 4WD SR5 Sport 17 21 $28,674 $32,250
4-Door V8 Automatic 4WD SR5 Sport 16 19 $29,940 $33,630
4-Door V6 Automatic 4WD Limited 17 21 $32,705 $36,625
4-Door V8 Automatic 4WD Limited 16 19 $34,275 $38,385
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,831
$24,677
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,530
$27,635
Monthly Payment Estimate
$409 / month
$461 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 22 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.9 55.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9 58.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 39.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.0 57.2
Front Leg Room (in) 40.7 41.8
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1 55.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.7 103.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.4 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.0 39.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 62.2 62.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.9 8.7
Length, Overall (in) 184.6 189.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 67.9 69.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.6 62.0
Wheelbase (in) 106.9 109.8
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.9 75.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 80.6 75.1
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 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 39.7 42.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
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) 11.3 x - TBD - 12.3 x - TBD -
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) 11.6 x - TBD - 12.6 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.2 23.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1 15.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.4 37.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.98 3.04
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P225/70R16 P265/70R16
Spare Tire Size P225/70R16 P265/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P225/70R16 P265/70R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3516 4045
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 1.69 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 162 @ 4000 266 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.4L/144 4.0L/241
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5700 236 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 18
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20 2.04
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.12 3.73
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.02 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.94 3.52
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.40
Trans Type 4 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.72
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.15 3.22
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door SR5
Vehicle Name Toyota Highlander Toyota 4Runner
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.91 1.14
Suspension Type - Rear Dual-Link 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) MacPherson Coil-Spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63 0.83
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) MacPherson NA
 
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