To help get you on the move, Grand Highlander features a 2.4L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that produces up to 265 hp with 310 lb.-ft. of torque. Paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission, this engine is designed for super-smooth performance at every go.
Three distinct drive modes let you adjust Grand Highlander’s driving dynamics to match your mood. Sport Mode provides sharper acceleration, Eco Mode helps maximize fuel efficiency, and Normal Mode blends fuel economy with performance. And for more capability when the pavement ends, Grand Highlander features Multi-Terrain Select or Trail Mode on all-wheel-drive models. Choose between four modes (Mud & Sand, Rock & Dirt, Snow, and Normal) for improved traction. When activated, the system is designed to sense slippage and regulate wheelspin—helping you to conquer the backroads.
Grand Highlander offers three different powertrains to give you a drive that fits your family best. A proficient 2.4L turbocharged engine that has 265 hp, a 2.5L 4-cylinder hybrid engine that has 245 net combined hp and a Hybrid MAX engine that has 362 net combined hp—each delivering a quality blend of performance and efficiency.
When you want to bring more along for the ride, Grand Highlander is up for the task. Grand Highlander Hybrid MAX and gas powertrains have up to a 5000-lb. towing capacity, while Hybrid’s powertrain has up to 3500 lbs. of towing capacity.
The fitment of Grand Highlander’s wheels matches perfectly with its fender flares to give off a vibe that it’s ready to go. Highlighting its wide stance, these design features will turn heads wherever you’re inspired to go.
Flex some style at every stop. Grand Highlander’s available 20-in. alloy wheels sport a sophisticated design that doesn’t compromise on performance.
The dynamic front end of Grand Highlander shows off its modern look. The stylish standard LED headlights provide a crisp, clean light, for better visibility.
Go the distance in comfort. Grand Highlander features a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat that lets you customize your favorite driving position. Standard second-row captain’s chairs give those in the second row the first-class treatment, or choose available bench seating to maximize your seating for up to eight. Add even more sophistication to the interior with available leather-trimmed seating.
A place for everything, and everything in its place. Grand Highlander is equipped with plenty of convenient storage solutions—found in every row—to help keep everyone’s things within reach.
The driver, front passenger and rear passengers can dial in the comfort even more, thanks to Grand Highlander’s three-zone automatic climate control. Just select the temperature you want and help keep everyone happy while on the road.
When the temperature drops, turn on Grand Highlander’s available heated steering wheel to give you something warm to hold on to.
Enjoy the soundtrack of every drive. Grand Highlander’s available JBL® * Premium Audio system utilizes 11 speakers with a subwoofer to produce phenomenal sound, for an immersive experience.
Bring along a familiar face. With Grand Highlander’s wireless Apple CarPlay® compatibility, you can use your compatible iPhone® * with the multimedia system to get directions, make calls, send and receive messages, and listen to music, all while staying focused on your drive.
The Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection (PCS w/PD) * is designed to help detect a vehicle, pedestrian, bicyclist or motorcyclist and provide an audio/visual forward-collision warning under certain circumstances. If you don’t react, the system is designed to provide automatic emergency braking.
Intended for highway use, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC) * is an adaptive cruise control system that is designed to be set at speeds above 20 mph and uses vehicle-to-vehicle distance control to help maintain a preset distance from the vehicle ahead of you.
By detecting visible white/yellow lane markings or the road’s edge at speeds above 30 mph, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist (LDA w/SA) * is designed to issue an audio/visual lane departure warning if an inadvertent lane departure is detected. If the driver does not take corrective action, the Steering Assist function is designed to provide gentle corrective steering for lane-keeping assistance.
Using an intelligent camera, Road Sign Assist (RSA) * is designed to detect speed limit signs, stop signs, Do Not Enter signs, yield signs and certain warning signs, and display an icon of the sign on the Multi-Information Display (MID).