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Redesigned 2017 Toyota Highlander Upgrades Style, Performance and Safety

2017 Toyota Highlander Redesign and Release Date

What are you looking for in a new family crossover? A sleek, athletic style that will turn heads at soccer practice? Maybe a fun-to-drive performance that pairs power with efficiency? Or an arsenal of high-tech safety features? If any of these questions speak to you, you may want to consider the revitalized 2017 Toyota Highlander.

Making its debut at the New York International Auto Show on March 23, the revamped Toyota Highlander builds on the class-leading 2016 Toyota Highlander platform. Improving style, performance and safety, the 2017 Toyota Highlander redesign and release date promise plenty of excitement for drivers in Enfield, CT.

2017 Toyota Highlander Release Date

Families looking for an elite crossover will be hard pressed to find a better option than the Toyota Highlander and with the debut of the newest edition, everyone wants to know — when will it be available? Look for the 2017 Toyota Highlander to hit the Gale Toyota showroom floor in the fall of 2016. When it arrives, the Toyota Highlander model lineup will offer six trim levels including the all-new, sporty Highlander SE trim level. If you opt for the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, you will now be able to choose from four well-equipped trim levels.

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2017 Toyota Highlander Redesign

Building on an already athletic platform, the 2017 Toyota Highlander redesign takes a new approach. Standard revitalized upper and lower grille designs lend themselves to a head-turning style that is amplified even further with unique finishes for each trim level. Standard trim levels will employ a silver-painted finish while upper trim levels feature a chrome painted grille design and the Highlander SE will add a dark painted finish.

2017 Toyota Highlander Redesign and Release Date at Gale Toyota-Enfield CT-Salsa Red Pearl 2017 Toyota Highlander SE Rear Exterior Design
2017 Toyota Highlander Redesign and Release Date at Gale Toyota-Enfield CT-2017 Toyota Highlander SE Trim levels Badge

When you get behind the wheel of the redesigned Toyota Highlander, you can expect an invigorating performance. At the heart of the new Toyota Highlander design lies a refined 3.5-liter Direct Injection V-6 that will provide more power and still improve fuel-economy ratings. Paired with an all-new Direct Shift eight-speed automatic transmission, you will experience thrilling driving dynamics and improved efficiency. Fuel economy will be upgraded even further by the addition of a Stop and Start Engine System.

Safety is a priority for many Enfield-area families and the 2017 Toyota Highlander promises to check all the boxes. Impeccable safety ratings will be augmented even further by the availability of the Toyota Safety Sense P package of collision-prevention systems. When you opt for Toyota Safety Sense, you will benefit from a Pedestrian Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams and more. In addition to Toyota Safety Sense, upper level trims will incorporate the brand-exclusive Bird’s Eye View Camera System and Perimeter Scan, providing you with a 360-degree view of your surroundings.

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If you are considering a new family crossover, you may want to wait and explore the 2017 Toyota Highlander redesign and release date here at Gale Toyota. Outfitted with a new style, upgraded performance specs and improved safety technology, the refreshed Toyota Highlander promises class-leading characteristics upon its arrival. Keep a close eye on the Gale Toyota inventory for the arrival of the 2017 Toyota Highlander in the fall of 2016.