2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid: The Perfect Summer Road Trip Vehicle
Make summer memories inside this highly efficient SUV
Get out your sunglasses and turn up the A/C – it’s time to hit the road for some summer fun in the sun! And Stevinson Toyota West has the perfect vehicle for you; whether you’re planning a cross-country trip or are simply heading to the closest body of water to cool off for the weekend, the Toyota Highlander Hybrid is the best vehicle to get you, your family, and all of your supplies there and back with ease.
With seating for up to eight people, all-wheel drive, and legendary reliability, there's a lot to love about the Highlander Hybrid. The 3.5-liter V6 engine and electric motor produce 280 hybrid system net horsepower, allowing the vehicle to get an EPA-estimated 30 mpg city and 28 mpg highway.* The Highlander Hybrid has also earned an Ultra Low Emission Vehicle II (ULEV-II) rating.
If you're planning on taking a large group of friends or your family with you on your road trip, you're in luck! The Highlander's roomy interior has space to comfortably seat up to eight people and provides reclining 60/40 split third-row seats, in case you are in need of additional cargo space.
Comfort and Safety
When it comes to traveling, the [client] team wants to make sure you arrive at your destination safely. Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist will help you stay in your lane, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC) will automatically adjust your speed, and the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection keeps everyone on and around the road safe. In terms of comfort, the Highlander Hybrid Platinum Package comes with a panoramic moonroof, which is great for stargazing at night or letting the air in during the day. The vehicle also has silencing insulation and acoustic-type glass to reduce the amount of noise entering the cabin.
Stay connected on the go with an available rear-seat Blu-ray Disc entertainment system, which comes with a 9-inch display screen, RCA jacks, remote, and two wireless headphones. This will provide endless entertainment for the kids (or anyone sitting in the backseat). The Entune™ Multimedia Bundle is another great way to add some excitement to your drive, coming equipped with an 8-inch high-resolution touchscreen display, integrated navigation, and a suite of popular apps, including SiriusXM® Satellite Radio compatibility.
This summer, make sure you get where you’re going with a new Highlander Hybrid. If you’re interested in scheduling a test drive or viewing the inventory at our facility, don’t hesitate to contact our team today. Make this summer the season of spontaneous road trips and memories made inside the perfect summer vehicle.
*2017 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.
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