The 2016 Toyota Highlander certainly deserves a lot of praise this year as the SUV is one of the better vehicles in its segment. It comes very affordable at a base price of just $30,490 and offers an amazing array of exterior and interior features. To those residing in Canonsburg, PA, Washington Toyota is the best dealership to visit as they offer their Toyota cars at awesome prices. When visiting this popular dealership, be sure to test the Highlander. Here are all of its notable features.
There was once a time when the Toyota Highlander was considered mediocre at best as the vehicle had boring exterior and interior designs. This year’s 2016 Highlander LE V6 is vast improvement from that will elevate this vehicle into a top-seller in the SUV segment. It has an amazing exterior design with a front bumper that holds projector-beam halogen headlights, daytime running headlamps, and automatic fog lights. On each side of the vehicle, the highlander sports four 18” alloy wheels that match well with body-colored side mirrors that have power-heated features and their very own turn signal indicators. Finally, in the back of the vehicle is an automatic tailgate release that is powered by the vehicle’s remote keyless entry system.
The cabin of the Highlander is one that delivers pure comfort and luxury as it is decked out in leather and fabrics of the highest quality. The cabin is divided into 3 rows with the 3rd row acting as ideal cargo storage while the first two rows are designed to transport 5 passengers on leather front and rear seats with built in power and manual adjustment features. These even have ergonomic lumbar support to provide posture comfort for passengers. In addition, the interior also features a lot of utility in the form of multiple cup holders, storage compartments, cargo space, power windows, and locks.
Opening the hood of the 2016 Toyota Highlander LE, the vehicle reveals a powerful and economic 3.5 liter V6 engine that propels the vehicle at maximum speeds of 270 horsepower with 248 pound feet of torque. This engine is also designed with a 6-speed shift-able automatic transmission and variable valve timing to provide good fuel economy ratings.
Another vehicular highlight that definitely adds a lot of value for the SUV is its essential safety features. These features are part of Toyota’s award-winning STAR safety system. It has an anti-theft system that monitors all outside movement in the vehicle. This system automatically alerts users in the event of a vehicular break-in and even has its very own engine immobilizer that suspends its engine temporarily. The vehicle also has Lane Departure Sensors that guide users when changing lanes abruptly on the road. Other safety features provided by the Highlander LE V6 are:
- Tire-pressure Monitoring System
- Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
- Anti-lock Brakes
- Blind Spot Monitoring
- Electronic Brake Distribution
- 4-wheel ABS
- Traction Control
Inside, the 2016 Highlander LE V6 also has a lot of safety features such as:
- Multiple Airbags
- Front and rear seat seatbelts
- Child Seat Fasteners
- Child Safety Locks
Moving to the technology side of the 2016 Toyota Highlander LE, users will definitely appreciate its many modern interior and exterior tech features. It has remote keyless entry that automatically locks/unlocks car doors and trunk upon sensing the vehicle’s key fob in the vehicle’s immediate proximity. Upon sensing the key fob, all vehicle doors and trunk lid unlocks automatically and locks when the key fob is away. It also has power-heated side mirrors that prevent smog accumulation produced under colder driving temperatures. Other tech features of the Highlander are, backup sensors, a rearview camera, and front collision warnings.
The technology inside of the 2016 Highlander, has many amazing tech features such as:
- Multi-instrument Front Panel that includes
- EntuneAudio System
- LCD Touch Sscreen
- SiriusXM Satellite Radio
- Multiple fuel gauges and odometers.
- Steering Wheel Controls including Cruise Control
- USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization
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