2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Price and Release Date


Many people seemed disappointed with the 2014 Toyota Highlander, but there 2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid is set to see that all these changes and also give the customers and enthusiasts a new perception of this series.

Some pictures are from previous model
2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-side

The 2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid is set to outdo the great performance of the 2014 model with it going to give a longer running electric motor and a better battery charger. This 3-row seat SUV shall also be stronger than the outgoing model and will also have smooth transmission and running that will be complemented by the power produced and great fuel economy achieved by its great engine.
This model’s main competitor is majorly the Nissan pathfinder Hybrid.

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-side rear

Design

The 2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid will come well designed as for the exterior and what will be most notable will be its wider and dark grille and a large air dam below it giving it a great look from the front. It will have new design headlights that will come complete with the LED daytime running lights, a large chrome colored Toyota symbol that will lie at the center of the grille and a well forged front and rear bumper. Its overall body shell will have a new design with the rear wing adopting the Prado design and the rear door having a closer look to that of the 2015 Fortuner. Its side mirrors will have indicators at the back and it will also have a large wheel base that will see it ride on the 22 inch wheels comfortably.

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-side

Highlander Hybrid Interior

This new model with have upscale fittings and finishing in its interior, which are seen to be appropriate with it. Fine leather upholstery shall be used on the seats and the fittings on its new dashboard will be matte wood like and shall be blended with chrome, that will replace the large use of plastics in the previous models.

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-interior

It will still maintain its traditional 3-seat row, but now shall have a 7 passenger capacity with the rear seat replaced by two new bucket seats that are fold-able to create more cargo space and shall have ample head and leg room. It will come complete with; audio and climate controls, a large touch screen display with premium audio capability/ Navigation and app suite that will include Pandora and Bluetooth and android phone connectivity. This new model will also have a couple of notable oddities such as the; Easy speak system which transmits your voice via the 8-speakers to those who are at the back for easy communication

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-lcd

Performance of New Toyota Highlander Hybrid

This new 2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid model will be powered by a 3.5l 4-cylinder V6 engine complete with an electric motor paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission and will be able to comfortably put down 280hp and just like the previous model this new model will also be able to cruise at low speeds on the electric power making it easy to cruise on town speeds on the EV mode. Its transition from electric power to gas is impressive and with no jerks. With all these this model will have an admirable EPA rating of 18-city and 24-highway for the base model the 2WD and 25-city and 28-highway for the powerful V6 4WD model.

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-engine

Look at the history of Toyota Highlander Hybrid on wikipedia

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Price and Release Date

The base model of the 2015 Toyota Highlander hybrid will be sold at an Msrp of about $40,000 which is slightly higher compared to that of the Nissan Pathfinder its main competitor with prices set to increase with the acquisition of trims with higher specifications and better equipment’s fitted. This model is expected to hit showrooms and dealerships around the world in the last quarter of this year.

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid-front

More about similar cars:
2014 Lexus LX 570
2015 Toyota Sequoia
2016 Toyota Land Cruiser Hybrid

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