Printable VersionClose

2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

Price Range: $29,215 - $49,790 | 18 MPG City - 24 MPG Highway

/img/research/mi/printable/rating-0.png 0

Avg. consumer rating

2014 Toyota Highlander for Sale
Printable Version

2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

Benefits of Driving a 2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

The Toyota Highlander is a mid-sized near-luxury crossover competing in a crowded segment where just about every major auto manufacturer has a hat in the ring. Toyota knows that for their entry to be successful, they'll have to offer lots of technology and convenience at the right price, to go along with their solid reputation for reliability. The 2014 Highlander plays right into this strategy with plenty of standard features, plus a bevy of options. Attractive new styling is the icing on the cake, helping the Highlander to stand out in a crowded field.

What's new for 2014?

The Toyota Highlander has been completely redesigned for 2014. It features all new sheetmetal and a new interior and is now available as a hybrid.

Model Strengths

  • Roomy, good ground clearance, stylish and technology filled interior, sleek exterior styling, available hybrid drivetrain and all-wheel drive

Model Review

The 2014 Highlander is powered by one of three different drivetrains. Base models make due with a 2.7L 4-cylinder engine making 180 hp. In this guise, the Highlander is rated at 20 mpg in the city and 25mpg on the highway. The mid-level V6 displaces 3.5L and makes 270 hp, while the top of the line hybrid uses an electric motor in conjunction with a V6 to make 280 hp. The hybrid Highlander returns 27 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway, extremely impressive numbers for a vehicle equipped with third-row seating. The Highlander comes standard in front-wheel drive, though all-wheel drive is an option for those who need it.

Printable Version

2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

Display:

There are currently no Expert Reviews available for this vehicle. Please select a different option to continue your research.

Printable Version

2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

Safety Ratings help

What do the Safety Ratings mean?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) performs independent crash testing of new vehicles and then assigns them a score based on their performance. The overall crash test rating is based on how a vehicle performs in the following tests:

Driver Crash Grade:

Measures the chance of a serious injury to a crash test dummy that is placed in a driver's seat and driven into a fixed barrier at 35 MPH. A five-star rating means there is 10 percent or less chance of injury.

Passenger Crash Grade:

Similar to the driver crash grade, only now the focus is on the passenger.

Rollover Resistance:

Simulates an emergency lane change to measure the likelihood of a vehicle rolling over. A five-star rating means there is 10 percent or less risk of rollover.

Side Impact Crash Test - Front:

Focuses on the front side of a vehicle. It simulates crashes that can occur in intersections by striking a 3,015-pound weight against the side of a vehicle at 38.5 MPH. A five-star rating means there is 5 percent or less chance of injury.

Side Impact Crash Test - Rear:

Similar to the front side impact test only now the focus is on the rear passenger.

Driver Crash Grade
/img/research/mi/printable/rating-0.png

No consumer rating

Rate & Review
Passenger Crash Grade
/img/research/mi/printable/rating-0.png

No consumer rating

Rate & Review
Rollover Resistance
/img/research/mi/printable/rating-0.png

No consumer rating

Rate & Review
Side Impact Crash Test - Front
/img/research/mi/printable/rating-0.png

No consumer rating

Rate & Review
Side Impact Crash Test - Rear
/img/research/mi/printable/rating-0.png

No consumer rating

Rate & Review

Safety Features & Equipment

Braking & Traction

4-Wheel ABS Std
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Std
Traction/Stability Control Std
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Std

Passenger Restraint

Driver Air Bag Std
Passenger Air Bag Std
Side Air Bag Std
Side Head Air Bag Std
Rear Head side Air Bag Std
Child Safety Locks Std

Road Visibility

Daytime Running Lights Std
Fog Lamps Std
Electrochromic Rearview Mirror Std
Intermittent Wipers Std
Variable Inter. Wipers Std

Accident Prevention

Rear Parking Aid Std
Back-Up Camera Std
Handsfree Wireless Std

Security

Alarm Opt
Anti-theft System Opt
Telematics Std
Printable Version

2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

4WD 4dr Limited Platinum (Natl)

Engine

Engine Type 3.5 L Gas/Electric V-6
Horsepower 280 @ 5800 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 215 @ 4800 RPM

Fuel

Fuel Capacity 17.2 gal
Fuel Economy 27 MPG City / 28 MPG Hwy
Estimated max. distance per tank of gas 481.6 miles

Drivetrain

Driven Wheels AWD

Wheels

Rims 19 X 7.5 in.
Tires P245/55SR19
Spare Tire Compact Spare Tire

Interior Space

Seating Capacity 7 adults
Front Headroom/Legroom 39.8 in. / 44.2 in.
Rear Headroom/Legroom 37.8 in. / 38.4 in.

Dimensions

Wheelbase 109.8 in.
Curb Weight 4861.0 lb.
Printable Version

2014 Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Crossover

4WD 4dr Limited Platinum (Natl)

Comfort

Air Conditioning Standard
Bluetooth, Hands-Free Standard
Climate Control Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Dual Moonroof Standard
Dual Zone Climate Control Standard
Front Bucket Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard
Leather Seats Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard
Privacy Glass Standard
Quad Bucket Seats Standard
Rear Air Conditioning Standard
Sunroof Standard
Telematics Standard
Almond, Perforated Leather Seat Trim Optional
Ash, Perforated Leather Seat Trim Optional
Black, Perforated Leather Seat Trim Optional

Convenience

Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard
Illuminated Driver Vanity Mirror Standard
Illuminated Passenger Visor Mirror Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard
Keyless Start Standard
Mirror Position Memory Standard
Navigation System Standard
Parking assist Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard
Power Liftgate Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard
Power Steering Standard
Power Windows Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Seat Position Memory Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional
Remote Engine Start Optional
Running Boards Optional
Trailer Hitch Optional
Wheel Locks Optional

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard
CD Player Standard
MP3 Player Standard
Premium Sound System Standard
Satellite Radio Standard

Exterior

Rear Spoiler Standard