Category Archives: Toyota Highlander

A left profile photo of the 2020 Toyota Highlander.

Some Toyota crossover SUVs have more capabilities than others, learn more today

Which 2020 Toyota crossover SUVs have all-wheel-drive near Decatur, AL? 

Toyota has built one of the most impressive rosters of crossover SUVs in the entire global automotive industry. While each one is built to be a leader in its segment, not all Toyota crossover SUVs have the same capabilities. So, which 2020 Toyota crossover SUVs have all-wheel-drive near Decatur, AL? Of the models for sale or lease at the Toyota of Decatur showroom, the 2020 Toyota Highlander and 2020 Toyota RAV4, as well as their hybrid variants, offer all-wheel-drive. Additionally, the 2021 Toyota Venza the newest hybrid crossover SUV, will have all-wheel-drive as standard equipment. Our team of product experts thought it would be helpful for people to learn a little about these models before they visit our facility. Let’s take a closer look at what potential buyers can expect to see.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Take a closer look at the Toyota crossover SUV lineup

Which 2020 Toyota crossover SUV has the most cargo volume near Decatur, AL? 

Toyota became one of the largest and most well-respected automakers in the world for any of several reasons. Its lineup of crossover SUV models no doubt played a major role in that success. With so many options to choose from, it can be difficult for potential customers to make head-to-head comparisons without getting bogged down by the volumes of information available online. So, which 2020 Toyota crossover SUV has the most cargo volume near Decatur, AL? A few Toyota of Decatur product experts got together to compile this handy guide to the trio of vehicles that comprise the manufacturer’s crossover SUV. Each of the three models has something to offer its potential future owner. Let’s take a look at what they found.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the touchscreen in a Toyota vehicle Wi-Fi.

Toyota expands its roster of Wi-Fi connected vehicles for the 2020 model year

Which 2020 Toyota vehicles have a mobile hotspot in Decatur, AL? 

Traditional automotive elements like performance, fuel economy and safety are still important parts of the equation for buying a new vehicle. However, automakers like Toyota have really leaned hard into providing its drivers and their passengers with the latest technology to keep them connected to the world outside the vehicle. Features like a smartphone-compatible infotainment system that offers safe and convenient access to the Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto have become almost universal across the manufacturer’s lineup. But Toyota wasn’t satisfied stopping there. So, which 2020 Toyota vehicles have a mobile hotspot in Decatur, AL?. Most 2020 Toyota cars, trucks, SUVs and minivans have this feature. For our purposes today we’ll just be focusing on the brand’s pickup trucks and crossover SUVs.   Read the rest of this entry >>

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What does an empty gas tank really mean?

How far will a Toyota car/truck/SUV go on empty? 

If you’ve ever unexpectedly run out of gas on the road, you will almost instantly remember that feeling. In our experience it feels like a combination of fear, shame and regret. Luckily, Toyota has joined several other automakers in providing drivers with a low fuel light to let them know that need to start looking for a place to fill the tank very soon. However, that hasn’t stopped people from asking our product experts, ‘How far will a Toyota car, truck or SUV go on empty?’ The exact numbers can depend on a lot of factors like the terrain being driving on and the overall health of the vehicle. However, our team of product experts has found a great website,, that provides an average by individual model taken from crowd-sourced information.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the XSE badge used on the new 2021 Toyota Highlander XSE.

Toyota adds new trim grade to the Highlander lineup for 2021

New Features for the 2021 Toyota Highlander XSE 

The Toyota Highlander was just completely redesigned for the 2020 model year. Engineers and designers gave the updated Highlander a refreshed exterior, an updated technology package and revised interior dimensions. However, it appears that team couldn’t fit everything they wanted in the 2020 version, so they got a head-start of introducing something new for next year. The new features for the 2021 Toyota Highlander XSE have been chosen to help drivers combine the inherent practicality of the crossover SUV platform with the upscale interior appointments offered by a sport sedan. The 2021 Highlander will be the first time Toyota has produced an XSE version of the popular crossover SUV. Let’s see what we can expect to see when the 2021 Highlander XSE arrives to Toyota of Decatur.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A set photo from the Toyota big game commercial starring the Toyota Highlander.

There was more than one winner after Sunday’s big game

Who is driving the car in the Toyota Super Bowl ad? 

If one of your teams wasn’t playing in this year’s Super Bowl, you likely at least had some fun watching millions, if not billions of dollars being spent on advertising. Of course, everyone working at Toyota of Decatur show was really excited to see if our manufacturing partner was going to join the fray. We were surprised by the number of people who asked us, ‘Who is driving the car in the Toyota Super Bowl ad?’ Actress Cobie Smulders is behind the wheel. You might have previously seen her as Aunt Robin on ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ Agent Maria Hill in several Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies or in a relatively new show called ‘Stumptown.’ As fun as this commercial is, our team is more excited to talk about what the 2020 Toyota Highlander will have to offer potential buyers when its delivered.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Closeup of hybrid badging on 2020 Toyota Highlander hybrid

How Much Will a Toyota Hybrid Battery Cost Me?

Toyota Hybrid Battery Life Expectancy and Replacement Costs

When customers in the Decatur area come to Toyota of Decatur looking for a new vehicle, many have questions surrounding the idea of switching to a hybrid or electric vehicle. Many questions are often about the price of vehicle maintenance and upkeep, as well as how the performance life of the vehicle compares to that of a traditional gas-powered vehicle. This guide is going to dive into Toyota hybrid battery life expectancy and replacement costs to help you get an idea of how owning a Toyota hybrid vehicle will compare to a traditional model.   Read the rest of this entry >>

White 2020 Toyota Highlander towing boat

Which 2020 Highlander Color Option is Right for Your Style?

Photos of Available 2020 Toyota Highlander Exterior Color Options  

With so many photos of the new 2020 Toyota Highlander showing the vehicle wrapped in a soft blue, we at Serra Toyota of Decatur have received a lot of questions about what other color options are available. The full color lineup has officially been released and this guide is going to show you photos of each available 2020 Toyota Highlander exterior color option. Keep reading below to find which color option is right for your style.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver 2020 Toyota Highlander

What Standard Features Can I Expect in the 2020 Highlander?

2020 Toyota Highlander Technology Features and Power Specs

As the arrival of the new 2020 Toyota Highlander gets closer with every passing day, many customers are wondering more about what standard features they can expect in the new model. There is a lot the 2020 Highlander is bringing to the table, from two power-packed powertrains to innovative designs to the latest in-car technology. In this guide we are going to dive into the 2020 Toyota Highlander technology features and power specs, so keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Highlander, available soon at Serra Toyota of Decatur.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Two 2020 Toyota Highlander models driving

2020 Toyota Highlander, Highlander Hybrid Pricing Revealed

What is the Pricing for the 2020 Toyota Highlander?

With the arrival of the 2020 Toyota Highlander and Highlander Hybrid drawing near, interested customers have been patiently waiting for the reveal of the pricing breakdown for these models. Luckily for shoppers, Toyota has announced what the price points for each 2020 Toyota Highlander model and trim grade will look like. Keep reading to see how much each Highlander trim grade will be and find out what factors add up to the overall price of each model.   Read the rest of this entry >>