The new crossover 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander – Highlander became an eight-

The new generation 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander year made ​​a double impression on visitors to New York International Auto Show in , where the world premiere of the third generation of big Japanese crossover. We will try within the framework of the review in detail deal with all the changes inherent in the 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander, the next generation sample -. Photo and video materials will help us to evaluate the new design of the exterior and interior of the Highlander (Highlander translated as Highlander). Let’s tell our readers about the increased overall dimensions of the body, a new interior crossover is capable to accommodate 8 people, will tell about the technical characteristics, tires and rims, enamel color options, equipment level, the vehicle system is responsible for security, entertainment and comfort.


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According to the information provided by 2018-2019 Toyota, when a new generation Highlander took into account the wishes of the owners of the previous generation model, and analysis of public opinion polls motorists who own large SUVs and crossovers. The customer is always right, and that the final product is in front of us, which looks, to say the least, questionable.

  • Let’s evaluate the innovations of the exterior of the new 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander in , and for a correct and complete perception point out the increased compared to the previous generation Highlander dimensions new items Body: 4855 mm long, 1925 mm wide, 1730 mm high, 2790 mm ​​wheelbase, 205 mm ground clearance (clearance) when installing rubber 245/60 R18 tires or 245/55 R19 on alloy wheels 18 or 19 range.

When you keep the size of the wheelbase and ground clearance, it has added a new generation of 70 mm in length, becoming the 15 mm wider and 30 mm lower than its predecessor, but it looks like the new crossover is larger and more massive.

Japanese designers have awarded new crossover aggressive appearance, the front part of the car with a vertical trapezoid grille (as if the pickup Tundra is the 2018-2019 Toyota ) narrow high pick headlamps, front bumper huge size with tiny eyes and strokes protivotumanok daytime running lights (LEDs). Frowning and menacing look crossover emphasizes the bonnet with its characteristic longitudinal fins, further increasing the already huge false radiator grille.

Side of the car looks like a giant – powerful and at the same time heavy vyshtampovki wheel arches, large doors, a long bonnet, flat roof, a huge feed. Even the edges, spikes and waves, which abound in the side surfaces, are not able to create a harmonious look.


The rear of the car is simple and unassuming, but is functional and practical. Great, right rectangular tailgate provides convenient access to the luggage compartment, large ceiling-marker lamps, lean bumper pad of not painted plastic.

New 2018-2019 Toyota Haylander began to look like a car designed exclusively on the North American market – a large, threatening and clumsy. It is too early to talk about the success of the new model in Russia, but the previous generation Highlander enjoyed by motorists domestic high popularity thanks to stylish and good looks.

  • It remains for us to supplement the description of the exterior pointing out the possible colors for painting the body of the new large size Japanese crossover 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander – year: pearl white pearl, beige, silver, ash-gray, blue-gray, blue, dark blue, dark red and the black.

Interior of the new Highlander is able to accommodate up to 8-NIL passengers including the driver.
Achieve fit three adults in the third row it was possible thanks to an increase in the width of the cabin at the back of 11 cm by changing the rear suspension architecture. Instead MacPherson struts are now mounted behind the compact mnogoryichazhka. the third row of chairs provide a comfortable landing place in width, over the head and legs enough.

In the second row has two individual captain’s chairs, transforming, if necessary, in three seats. Seats second row move to slide along the interior, changing the backrest angle. Located conveniently and comfortably can passengers with growth of under 2 meters, reserve space for three huge floor to the rear of the flat interior.

For the driver and front passenger seats with a wide set of adjustments electric, sit comfortably, but completely devoid of the side seat support and active driving or driving on rough terrain need to hold fast to the steering wheel and the rail, in order not to fall out of the saddle.

A new multifunction steering wheel, modified instrument cluster with two radii, and a 4.3-inch color multi-function screen, smooth lines dash stylishly complemented by the original shelf at the bottom of the front panel. The center console is organically entered the base version 6.1-inch touch color screen, responsible for setting multimedia equipment, telephone and auxiliary vehicle functions and provides a conclusion navigation maps and images from a rear view camera.

Below is a comfortable and ergonomic control unit air conditioner. For expensive complete sets available 8-inch touch screen, JBL premium audio system with 12-Tew speakers and entertainment system for passengers back row with touch 8-inch screens in the headrests of the first row of seats.

Traditionally, when you change generations manufacturer claims about improving the quality of the materials used and the cabin soundproofing. In Russia, the new 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander in will be offered in three trim levels: Comfort, Prestige and Suite. Filling versions will differ mainly by the presence of a fabric or leather upholstery, the size of touch screens, the presence of navigation and established music. Suite version, of course, will be packed to capacity: leather seats, heated steering wheel, and the first and second rows of seats, ventilation and electric driver’s and passenger seats, three-zone climate control and a host of options that make life easier motorist.
Among the new systems were not previously available for installation, it is worth noting Blind Spot Monitor (blind spot monitoring), Lane Departure Alert (control lanes), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (when reversing see cars approaching from the side), Pre-Sollision System (collision Avoidance system).

The trunk of the new generation 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander with passengers in all three rows of seats able to take about 390 liters of cargo, the third and second row of seats can be folded increasing luggage compartment cargo capabilities to almost 2500 liters.

Specifications 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander : the new Highlander offers two petrol engines will also be a hybrid version of the crossover.
The four-cylinder 2.7-liter engine paired with an automatic 6 automatic transmission mounted on cars with front-wheel drive FWD.
The 3.5-liter V6 (273 hp) is equipped with a new automatic gearbox 6 and is set to crossover with all-wheel drive AWD and Dynamic Torque Control system (control and torque distribution on the axes) for the US market will be possible to order a powerful engine and front-wheel drive crossover .
Highlander Hybrid is equipped with a petrol 3,5 V6 with an electric motor and a CVT CVT.
Suspension is fully independent: MacPherson strut front, rear double wishbone, all-wheel disc brakes, applied electric power steering. Taking care of the safety of passengers assigned to the 8-NIL airbags, ABS with EBD and BAS, traction control (TRC), a system of exchange rate stability (VSC), assistants to help start up the hill (HAC) and downhill on the slope (DAC).

The ability to buy a car came after the start of sales of the third generation of the crossover 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander, which took place in early . Prices for the novelty 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander will start with a mark of 1.741 million. Rubles.