Toyota Highlander is a crossover of Toyota. The first model was presented at the 2001 Detroit Auto Show and was intended for the North American market. Body Toyota Highlander is available in five-or 7-door form and is characterized by frame construction. Second and last to date generation debuted in 2008, was based on the platform Toyota Camry.
Thanks to corporate appearance and easily recognizable design, a relatively new model was able to win a lot of fans around the world. Of course, while its popularity cannot be compared with the Toyota Hilux, which is released in 1968, but is still to come, and most of all, successful selling Toyota Highlander will only grow.
Officially, the Russian market is represented by only one modification Toyota Highlander. The car is equipped with a gasoline engine of 3.5 liters and 273 horsepower, which is paired with a five-speed automatic transmission. Despite the large mass, the speed of 100 km/h is achieved car just 8.2 seconds and a top speed limited electronically to 180 km/h. Fuel consumption in a mixed-mode 11.5 liters per 100 kilometers.