The next 2018 Toyota Highlander is predicted as the newest Highlander model after five years released. There is a huge prediction about this upcoming car’s exterior, interior, and performance. This good SUV will carry 8 persons at the same time with three rows. It will be a hard rival for Nissan Pathfinder, Ford Explorer, and Mazda CX-9. 2018 Toyota Highlander changes hybrid review rumors.
2018 Toyota Highlander Exterior Prediction
The car is predicted to use the K platform. However, 2018 Toyota Highlander have lightweight materials that reduce its weight up to hundred pounds. The size of this car remains the same with the current model and a little bit taller. This model also applies a projector beam headlight and LED taillight. The fog light is designed in round long shaped that makes this car has a stronger look. This model will use a new fascia and wide trapezoidal grille. The 18 inches wheels are chosen for this model.
The cabin has a special appearance because it provides several colors that can be chosen by the buyer. Then, this car also has larger space that will comfort the passengers. Besides, the passenger can enjoy the adjustable seat on the first row. There is the 8-inch touchscreen, which gives a great infotainment like 6-speaker audio system. Besides, a top safety pick secures the passengers from the unpredictable accident. Some features, which are useful, are a blind-spot monitor, rearview camera, and telescoping wheel. On this car, the people can find numerous trinkets to phones and cables. Furthermore, the cup holders are provided in the third row. 2018 Toyota Highlander exterior and interior.
Toyota Highlander 2018 Powertrain, Specs, and Performance
There are some engines predicted to apply in this 2018 Toyota Highlander model, but the highest possibility is the 3.5L V6 engine. The output of this engine is able to produce 270 horsepower and 248 pound-feet of torque. The 6-speed automatic transmission is mated to this engine. It comes with FWD (front-wheel drive). Another highest engine option is 2.0L that generates 200 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque. Even more, it is predicted to use the hybrid system, but it does not have an efficient fuel economic as the 3.5L V6 engine. It is based on the rumor. 2018 Highlander engine specs.
2018 Toyota Highlander Rumor of Release Date and Price
Unfortunately, the official information of the release date and price are still unknown. However, based on the rumor, the 2018 Toyota Highlander model will not hit the car before in the end of 2017 or early 2018. The estimation price for this upcoming model is starting from $30.000. 2018 Toyota Highlander release date and price.