Compare 2021 Toyota Highlander LE vs Limited vs XLE

$35,085 - $49,190
Price range (MSRP)
2021 Toyota Highlander For Sale
21/29 mpg
City/Hwy
295 hp
Horsepower
8.6
2021 Toyota Highlander Review and Specs
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2021 Toyota Highlander LE
$37,285
Starting Price (MSRP)
2021 Toyota Highlander LE For Sale
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2021 Toyota Highlander Limited
$44,040
Starting Price (MSRP)
2021 Toyota Highlander Limited For Sale
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2021 Toyota Highlander XLE
$40,085
Starting Price (MSRP)
2021 Toyota Highlander XLE For Sale
What are the differences between the 2021 Toyota Highlander LE, Limited and XLE?

Overview

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
295 hp @ 6600 rpm
295 hp @ 6600 rpm
295 hp @ 6600 rpm
Torque
263 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
263 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
263 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,145 lbs
4,260 lbs
4,195 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
5,000 lbs
5,000 lbs
5,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
23 MPG
24 MPG
24 MPG
City
20 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
29 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7 Tons/yr
7.5 Tons/yr
7.5 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
17.9 gallons
17.9 gallons
Cruising Range City
358 miles
375.9 miles
375.9 miles
Cruising Range Highway
501.2 miles
519.1 miles
519.1 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.9 in
194.9 in
194.9 in
Height
68.1 in
68.1 in
68.1 in
Max Width
76 in
76 in
76 in
Front Width
65.3 in
65.3 in
65.3 in
Rear Width
65.4 in
65.4 in
65.4 in
Wheelbase
112.2 in
112.2 in
112.2 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
8 seater
7 seater
7 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42 in
42 in
42 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.2 in
39.6 in
39.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
59 in
59 in
59 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.2 in
57.2 in
57.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
41 in
41 in
41 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.4 in
39.4 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.7 in
58.4 in
58.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57 in
57 in
57 in
Third Row Leg Room
27.7 in
27.7 in
27.7 in
Third Row Headroom
36.1 in
36.1 in
36.1 in
Third Row Shoulder Room
55 in
55 in
55 in
Third Row Hip Room
45.6 in
45.6 in
45.6 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
84.3 ft³
84.3 ft³
84.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
48.4 ft³
48.4 ft³
48.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
16 ft³
16 ft³
16 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.4 ft
37.4 ft
37.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Chrome Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
20" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
20" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/65VR18
P235/55VR20
P235/65VR18
Rear Tire
P235/65VR18
P235/55VR20
P235/65VR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Moon Dust
  • Opulent Amber
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Moon Dust
  • Opulent Amber
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Moon Dust
  • Opulent Amber
  • Ruby Flare Pearl

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Graphite, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Graphite, Leather Seat Trim
  • Harvest Beige, Leather Seat Trim
  • Black, SofTex Seat Trim
  • Graphite, SofTex Seat Trim
  • Harvest Beige, SofTex Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seat Memory
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
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