The Toyota Highlander Hybrid features Toyota’s Hybrid Synergy Drive which continues to allow the electric mode powered only a short distance and speed. Weight and costs that have been made over the previous hybrid. The Toyota Highlander Hybrid size of the expanded and new features has led to the growth of 500 pounds to its curb weight.
All Toyota Highlander Genres there is all-wheel drive, and the EPA has rated the hybrid at 27 mpg-US (8.7 L / 100 km, 32 mpg-imp) for the city and 25 mpg-US (9.4 L / 100 km, 30 mpg -world ) for the high, the same as the previous model. Fuel economy The Toyota Highlander, while better than the Lexus Rx 400h Lord, lay the compact 4cyl Ford Escape Hybrid, which ceased production in 2012, and the latest Rx 450h, but still produces emissions significantly fewer than hybrid version of the non carb with SULEV rating.
The Toyota Highlander Hybrid continues to use the same 3.3-liter 3MZ-FE V6 (208 hp) offered AWDmodel from before, the net power is 270 hp (201 kW). VDIM and electronic Brake Control new features include driver selectable electric only EV mode and another mode icon which prevents acceleration and minimizes air conditioning during acceleration. The Highlander Hybrid Hybrid uses a 1.9 kWh sealed nickel-metal hydride traction battery.
For model year 2011 Toyota Hybrid Highlander received styling changes and upgraded and the 3.5-liter 2GR-FXE V6 (245 hp), increasing the net power by 10 hp (7 kW), and the same powertrain to RX450h. The Toyota Highlander Hybrid is now rated at 28 mpg-US (8 L / 100 km, 34 mpg-imp) for the city, highway and combined cycles.