The all-new 2020 Toyota Highlander is finally here and now we know how much it costs. The 2020 Highlander starts at $34,600, which is actually a pretty big price jump of $2,770 compared to the base 2019 Highlander.
The 2020 Highlander is powered by a 295 horsepower 3.5-liter V6 that’s mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard, but buyers can add all-wheel drive for $1,600 on the L, LE and XLE trim levels, or $1,950 on the Limited and Platinum trim levels. If you want something more fuel efficient, the Highlander Hybrid is powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that’s mated to an electric motor to generate a combined 243 horsepower.
The base Highlander L trim level comes standard with thee-zone climate control, an 8-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, LED headlights, and the Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 suite of advanced safety suite, which includes automatic front braking with pedestrian detection, lane-departure warning, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, lane centering, road-sign recognition, and automatic high-beam headlights.
Step up to the Highlander LE and it starts at $36,800. The LE trim level adds a power liftgate, blind-spot monitor, fog lamps, and leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter. The Highlander XLE starts at $39,600 and it adds heated and power front seats, leatherette seats, a 7-inch gauge cluster display screen, second-row bucket seats, and a sunroof.
At $43,650, the Highlander Limited adds 20-inch wheels, a cargo cover, ventilated front seats, leather seats, a navigation system and upgraded audio system, and a power liftgate. The top-spec Highlander Platinum is priced at $46,850 and it adds a 12.3-inch touchscreen , adaptive headlights, a head-up display, heated rear seats, panoramic sunroof, rain-sensing wipers, and a surround-view camera system.
The 2020 Highlander Hybrid starts at $38,200 and is available in LE, XLE, Limited, and Platinum trim levels.