The 2019 Toyota Highlander

The 2019 Toyota Highlander comes to Sandusky drivers in five trim versions, three engine options, and a long list of tech and comfort features. Whether you're a Sandusky driver in the market for a versatile commuter vehicle or you're interested in a spacious family-oriented SUV with seating for up to eight passengers, the 2019 Toyota Highlander is an excellent model to consider.

Power & Performance 

The Toyota Highlander touts two gas-powered engines and a single hybrid engine variant. Powering the base trim variants of the Toyota Highlander is a 2.7-liter inline-4 engine that manages 185 horsepower and 184 foot-pounds of torque. In its most basic configuration, the 2.7-liter inline-4 engine works in unison with a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive functionality. Sandusky drivers thinking of stepping up to a more powerful engine can opt for a 3.5-liter V6 engine that manages 295 horsepower and 263 foot-pounds of torque. The above-mentioned V6 engine variant also allows drivers to opt for available all-wheel drive. Additionally, the V6 engine works in unison with an eight-speed automatic transmission. The Toyota Highlander offers Sandusky drivers a 3.5-liter V6 hybrid engine that boasts 306 horsepower. All engine variants feature available all-wheel drive. 

  • 2.7-liter inline-4 engine: 185 horsepower/ 184 foot-pounds of torque; estimated fuel economy: 20/24 city/highway miles per gallon
  • 3.5-liter V6 engine: 295 horsepower/ 263 foot-pounds of torque; estimated fuel economy: 20/27 city/highway miles per gallon
  • 3.5-liter V6 hybrid engine: 306 horsepower; estimated fuel economy: 30/28 city/highway miles per gallon
  • Six-speed automatic transmission (LE trim)
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • Front-wheel drive/ available all-wheel drive

Driver Assistance Features 

Helping drivers stay confident on Sandusky roads is the Toyota Safety Sense driver assistance package. The Toyota Safety Sense package includes a bundle of driver assistance features to help increase driver confidence. Indeed, the Toyota Safety Sense package includes: pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, lane departure alert with steering assist, automatic high beams, and dynamic radar cruise control.


Even the base LE trim-level of the Toyota Highlander comes equipped with a robust set of tech features for Sandusky area drivers to enjoy. The LE trim includes a standard 6.1-inch touch screen infotainment display, a backup camera, and keyless entry. Moving to the LE Plus trim offers drivers a larger infotainment display (eight-inches) and an Entune Audio Plus system. The XLE trim adds in an Entune Premium Audio infotainment system that features navigation and an Entune suite of apps. The top-level Limited trim makes notable changes to technology options in the form of a JBL premium audio system that works with an Entune Premium audio system.


The ever-spacious interior of the Highlander provides Sandusky drivers an array of comfort features to consider (scaled by trim level). The base Toyota Highlander offers drivers seating for eight passengers and cloth-clad seats. Moving up to the LE Plus trim allows Sandusky drivers to enjoy SofTex-trimmed seats, a leather-trimmed steering wheel, and tri-zone automatic climate control. Slotting directly in the middle of the trim lineup, the XLE trim features leather-trimmed front and second row seats, a power moonroof, and push-button start functionality. While the SE trim mostly features the same interior as the XLE, the Limited trim boasts a greatly improved set of offerings. The Limited trim features standard heated/ventilated front seats, seating for up to seven passengers, and an available panoramic moonroof.

Want to learn more about the Toyota Highlander? Stop by Kasper Auto Group! 

Our team of seasoned professionals is excited to work with Sandusky area drivers to get behind the wheel of a new Toyota Highlander! Whether you know the exact trim you'd like to buy or you're still deciding, Sandusky area drivers can count on the Kasper Auto Group team for assistance! Stop by our dealership to meet with a Kasper Auto Group team member and to take a 2019 Toyota Highlander for a test drive!



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