If you thought that finding a vehicle with seating for up to eight passengers meant driving a gas-guzzling full-size SUV: think again. The 2018 Toyota Highlander is the popular mid-size crossover SUV that not only boasts seating for up to eight, but a smooth ride and impressive fuel efficiency!
Families and SUV shoppers near Thousand Oaks, CA can find a 2018 Highlander SUV to test drive by shopping at Toyota of Simi Valley. Here on our website, our complete inventory of new Toyota vehicles is available, including the versatile and spacious new Toyota Highlander! Learn more about this well-equipped family SUV from Toyota, then visit us in Simi Valley, CA for a test drive of your new Highlander of choice!
Whether you are looking for a spacious family crossover or SUV with impressive fuel efficiency or one that can tow up to 5,000 pounds, the 2018 Toyota Highlander has got you covered. Its standard 2.7-liter inline 4-cylinder engine is the powertrain of choice for drivers looking for both capability and fuel economy; its 185-hp is ideal for passenger transport and cargo-hauling. For greater towing power, though, a larger 3.5-liter V6 is a popular option on the Highlander -- and comes standard on the higher trim levels of the 2018 Highlander. Developing 270 hp and 248 lb-ft of torque, the 2018 Highlander V6 crossover SUV can comfortably tow up to 5,000 pounds!
With its full, three rows of seating for up to eight passengers and two rows of fold-flat seats, the 2018 Highlander boasts stellar cargo-hauling abilities, rated at a maximum capacity of 83.7 cubic feet. Toyota's Entune audio system, Bluetooth wireless connectivity and a rearview backup camera come standard for added convenience, while the Toyota Safety Sense (TSS) package is also standard and provides smart features like a pre-collision system and dynamic radar cruise control. The TSS system on the 2018 Highlander can even detect pedestrians with its pre-collision system and avoid or mitigate an accident. The advanced driver assist package can apply the brakes, apply steering assistance to keep you from drifting out of your lane and maintain a safe distance behind the traffic ahead.
Visit Toyota of Simi Valley today to discover a 2018 Toyota Highlander or another new Toyota that you want to test drive. As you are shopping for your new Toyota online, you can also get pre-approved for auto financing. Toyota of Simi Valley is conveniently located near Camarillo, in Simi Valley, CA, and offers an on-site service department for your Toyota's continued maintenance down the road.