2016 Toyota Highlander features and specs

New 2016 Toyota Highlander features and specs

Well, it’s finally arrived. The Highlander has become a benchmark for three-row crossover vehicles, and its choice of four-cylinder, V6 and Hybrid powertrains is the most versatile in the industry. A standard towing package on every V6 model in the lineup, seating for up to eight, available Driver Easy Speak System, and the ability to tow up to 5,000-lbs when properly equipped puts the 2016 Toyota Highlander at the top of its class.

There’s quite a few new 2016 Toyota Highlander features and specs we’d like to talk to you about. So, let’s get started, shall we?

There are five trim levels on the 2016 Highlander: LE, LE Plus, XLE, Limited and Limited Platinum.

Features you get with the LE trim grade:

  • Entune Audio w/ 6.1-inch touchscreen
  • Bluetooth streaming capability
  • Backup camera
  • Seating for eight, third-row 60/40 split fold-flat seats
  • Heated mirrors with turn signal indicators
  • Windshield wiper de-icer
  • Tow package included on all V6 models
  • Easy access to power and USB ports


Features you get with the LE Plus trim grade:

  • 8-way power driver seat with lumbar support
  • Height-adjustable power rear lift gate
  • Entune Audio Plus with SiriusXM and HD radio
  • 8-inch display
  • Three-zone automatic climate control
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel


Features you get with the XLE trim grade:

  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Tilt-slide moonroof
  • Smart key with push button start
  • Driver easy speak
  • Second-row sun shades
  • Homelink
  • Anti-theft system
  • 4.2-inch color multi-informational display

Toyota Highlander Limited trim features

You’ll find a the Limited trim level is even more luxurious than the other in the lineup. There’s more safety technology with Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, parking sonar and more. You can also add the Platinum Package that will take the Highlander over the top in 2016!