The all-new Toyota Highlander competes in a tough segment of three-row mainstream SUVs. Boasting a more distinctive look, premium interior materials, and updated technology, the Highlander is more appealing than ever (and still backed by Toyota’s storied reliability). The hybrid model goes a step further to offer class-leading fuel economy when compared with rivals like the Ford Explorer Hybrid. In this review, Miles finds little complaint with the redesigned Highlander and a lot to love about the Hybrid’s efficiency, but is it better than standouts like the Kia Telluride? Click the link below to find out!



Price (as tested) 💲: $52,512

Powertrain ⚙️: 2.5-liter 4-cylinder + electric motors

Output 💪: 243 hp and 260 lb/ft of torque

Transmission 🕹: CVT

0-60 MPH 🚦: 7.9 seconds

Top Speed 💥: N/A

MPG (as tested) ⛽️: 35 city/ 34 highway/ 35 combined

Curb weight ⚖️: 4,595 lbs