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What Are the Performance Ratings of the 2022 Toyota Highlander?

2022 Toyota Highlander Performance Ratings 

The Toyota Highlander set the benchmark for three-row SUVs with a near-complete redesign for its 2020 version. Although the 2022 Highlander has a similar appearance to its predecessors, it has improved comfort, a smoother ride, and more powerful engine ratings. SUV enthusiasts may test drive the new 2022 Toyota Highlander at Toyota of San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo, CA. Continue reading to learn more about the performance ratings of the 2022 Toyota Highlander. 

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The 2022 Toyota Highlander is available in 11 trim levels, starting at $35,205 for the XLE, Hybrid XLE, XSE, L, LE, Bronze Edition, Hybrid LE, Limited, Platinum, Hybrid Limited, and Hybrid Platinum. These choices give you the freedom to customize your Highlander and drive home the model that best meets your everyday driving needs. 

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Is the Engine in the New Highlander Powerful? 

A 3.5-liter V-6 DOHC 24-valve D-4S injection Atkinson-cycle-capable gasoline engine with Dual VVT-i and a Stop and Start System is standard on the 2022 Toyota Highlander. At 6600 RPM, the engine develops 295 horsepower and 263 pound-feet of torque at 4700 RPM. On the 2022 Highlander, the engine power is distributed to all four wheels via an eight-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission. At its best, the Toyota Highlander 2022 gets 20 miles per gallon in the city, 27 miles per gallon on the highway, and 23 miles per gallon combined. 

The Toyota Highlander hybrid models for 2022 are equipped with a 2.5-liter L4HV DOHC 16-valve D-4S injection Atkinson-cycle hybrid with Dual VVT-iE engine that produces 243 net horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. The hybrid engine gets 35 miles per gallon in the city, 35 miles per gallon on the highways, and 35 miles per gallon combined. 

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