As if the 2016 Toyota Highlander couldn’t get much better in 2016, a towing package now comes standard on all V6 models. And when properly equipped, the 2016 Toyota Highlander towing capacity can reach up to 5,000-pounds.
Standard 2016 Toyota Highlander V6 Towing Package
The towing package that comes standard includes a heavy-duty radiator with engine oil cooler, 200-watt fan coupling, supplemental transmission oil cooler and 150-amp alternator. All this allows V6 models to tow a trailer up to 5,000 pounds!
Other available powertrain choices include a 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine on the front-wheel drive LE model. The Highlander Hybrid has impressive power and efficiency; what else would you expect from a Toyota Hybrid vehicle? Hybrid Synergy Drive pairs a 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engine with a high-torque electric driver motor generator to make the most fuel-efficient Highlander ever! It’s got an EPA-estimated 27 mpg city and 28 mpg on the highway.
What else is available on the 2016 Toyota Highlander?
All-wheel drive comes standard on nearly every grade of the Toyota Highlander so you never have to worry about where your going, even when the weather turns frightful. Dynamic Torque Control AWD for the vehicles helps you navigate through slippery weather, snow, or mud.
The 2016 Toyota Highlander has a handful of great trim grades that come standard with more options than ever. Toyota Highlander LE and LE Plus grades have extensive standard features. If drivers want to upgrade, they’ll have to jump up to the XLE grade. The highest Limited grade lets buyers add a Platinum Package for one of the most luxuries SUV driving experiences on the road today.