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2012 Toyota Highlander Review

Providing sports look, 2012 Toyota Highlander brings the quality and the design ofToyota that has been legendary. It stands out with the smooth performance that it brings along. It is a mid-size vehicle for sport utility that is furnished with safety technologies. The flexible and spacious interior arrangements that it has also becomes the reason why the car which provides seven seats is comfortable to ride. The flip-up liftgate window at the rear side can easily give access to the back of the car, the cargo area. After several minor changes in its 2011 model, the 2012 model of Highlander brings small development to the series.


2012 Toyota Highlander Spec and Design

It has both all-wheel and front-wheel drive as its configurations. There are three trim levels to be selected from the 2012 Toyota Highlander: SE, Base, and Limited. The engine of Toyota Highlander works with 2.7 liters and I-4 engine. The power that the sport vehicle has is on 187 hp with 5,800 rpm. For the transmission, it uses 6-spd auto with the OD. Six-speed automatic transmission is ready to help the car to boost the power. The 2012 model of Toyota Highlander also has the torque power of 186 lb-ft and 4,100 rpm as the 2012 Toyota Highlander spec. The maximum towing capacity for the vehicle is up to 3,500 lbs.


The muscular appearance that the car has helps to boost the sport utility look that it tries to convey. The headlamps look attractive alongside its new fog lamps. There is a convex headlamps and stamped hood that brings the steady appearance on the car. The tail lamps are also redesigned to bring the muscular attractiveness more alive. For the interior, expect some soft materials covering the interior despite the strong appearance outside. USB port and Bluetooth are also available as the features in 2012 Toyota Highlander.