The new Toyota Highlander is a great choice among midsize crossovers. This flexible SUV offers lots of family-friendliness, safety, and convenience in each trim. However, with 10 gas and electric Highlander SUVs to choose from, you might not know which to choose. Here at Hudson Toyota, we want to make the shopping process easier. So, let us answer your questions about which Toyota Highlander has the features you and your family might like.

You will find the newest Toyota Highlander SUV available for purchase or lease at Hudson Toyota. Visit our dealership on NJ-440 in Jersey City, less than a 30-mile drive outside of The Bronx, NY.

Which Toyota Highlanders Have Heated Seats?

Heated seats come available on the Highlander XLE, XSE, Limited, and Platinum. These trims offer SofTex® leather/vinyl seating with heated, power-adjustable front seats. Heated front seats also come available on the Highlander Hybrid XLE, Hybrid Limited, and Hybrid Platinum trims.

Do any Highlander Trims Seat Seven, or Are All Eight-Seaters?

Yes, the Highlander XLE and Hybrid XLE trims can come available with seven seats. These trims feature available captain's chairs in the second row which cut one seat for more cargo volume. Second-row captain's chairs come standard on Highlander and Highlander Hybrid XSE, Limited, and Platinum trim levels.

What Are "Captain's Chairs" and Which Highlanders Have Them?

Captain's chairs give your second-row passengers and third-row middle seat passenger more breathing room. These chairs feature a small walkway down the middle of the vehicle for easy access to the third row. These captain's chairs also fold flat and recline, with sliding headrests.

Which Highlander Trims Come with a Power Panoramic Sunroof?

The power tilt-and-slide sunroof is a standard feature of the Highlander XSE, Limited, and Platinum trims. This feature also comes standard on Highlander Hybrid XSE, Limited, and Platinum models. The Highlander Platinum and Highlander Hybrid Platinum add a power sunshade to the roof. Engage the sunshade when driving through Queens to prevent glare.

Do All Toyota Highlanders Have Three-Rows of Seating?

Yes, all Toyota Highlander SUVs have three available rows of seating, with fold-flat third-row bench seats. The third-row seats also recline with sliding headrests.

Which Toyota Highlander Models Have All-Wheel-Drive?

All of the, including Toyota Highlander Hybrid trims. Rather than only offering it as an available feature, all Highlander models feature AWD. The Highlander Hybrid features Electronic On-Demand AWD, with a second electric motor to the axles to engage traction control.

Do Any Highlander Hybrid Trims Offer Remote Engine Start?

Yes, while you might not see a remote start button on the key fob, it exists on the Highlander. Before leaving home in Newark, press the "lock" button on the fob three times within a few seconds. After the third push, the engine will start automatically and idle for about 10-15 seconds.

What is Toyota Safety Sense™ and Which Highlander Trims Have This?

Toyota Safety Sense™ is a suite of driver-assist safety features that help prevent accidents on the streets. These apps use sensors to monitor your surroundings and send you alerts when a hazard gets detected. If needed, these apps can take control of brakes and steering to prevent collisions. The current Safety Sense suite in the Highlander is the TSS 2.5+. These features come standard on all Highlander, and Highlander Hybrid trims and include:

  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian/Cyclist Detection
  • Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control with Lane Tracing Assist
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Road Sign Assist

Find Your Highlander Today

No matter which Highlander or Highlander Hybrid trim you choose, you will find it all here at Hudson Toyota. We invite you to learn more about our latest inventory and test drive this new SUV today. You will find our dealership here in jersey City NJ. We hope to see you soon!

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