Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 3 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2019 2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid SUV AWD 5 4 5 5 5 4
2018 2018 Toyota Highlander Hybrid SUV AWD 5 4 5 5 5 4
2017 2017 Toyota Highlander HV SUV AWD 5 4 5 5 5 4
2016 2016 Toyota Highlander HV SUV AWD 5 4 5 5 5 4
2015 2015 Toyota Highlander HV SUV AWD 5 4 5 5 5 4

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of Highlander Hybrid AWD for 6 years. They average 28.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2019 Highlander Hybrid AWD above average at 28 combined MPG.

The 2019 Highlander Hybrid AWD is electric and has a 288V Ni-MH motor charged via . All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent," a conversion of electric energy consumption to gasoline equivalent.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2019 Highlander Hybrid AWD to be $1,400 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $250 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Highlander Hybrid AWD consumes about 12 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Highlander Hybrid AWD emits 314 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,710,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 224 trees would offset these emissions. The Highlander Hybrid AWD has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD 28 27 29
2018 Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD 28 27 29
2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD 28 27 29
2016 Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD 28 28 27
2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD 28 28 27
2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD 28 28 27

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD has 6 different model options on record with the EPA since 2014. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Automatic (AV-S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 27 29
2018 Automatic (AV-S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 27 29
2017 Automatic (AV-S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 27 29
2016 Automatic (AV-S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 28 27
2015 Automatic (AV-S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 28 27
2014 Automatic (AV-S6), 6-cyl, 3.5 L 28 28 27