2022 Toyota Highlander MPG

May 31st, 2022 by
2022 Toyota Highlander in Celestial Silver Metallic


The new Toyota Highlander is one of the best family SUVs around Santa Cruz, with AWD capabilities and great Highlander towing power to take you on new adventures near and far. You can spend more time exploring Watsonville and less time — and money — at the pump, thanks to the outstanding 2022 Toyota Highlander mpg ratings! Learn all about the superior Highlander engine specs and efficiency below. Santa Cruz Toyota has the details you seek for both gas and hybrid models!

2022 Highlander MPG: FWD vs. AWD

The Highlander engine specs will impress you at every turn, thanks to the power and efficiency of a standard 3.5L V6 unit paired with a direct shift 8-speed automatic transmission. While the Highlander engine is decided for you, you do get to make your own choice between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. While AWD will surely give you more traction and confidence on a wider variety of terrain near Santa Clara, it’s worth noting that the Highlander mpg is a little lower with AWD compared to the FWD model:

  • Toyota Highlander V6 FWD: EPA-estimated 21 mpg city/29 mpg highway/24 combined mpg
  • Toyota Highlander V6 AWD: EPA-estimated 20 mpg city/27 mpg highway/ 23 combined mpg

More Highlander Engine Specs

Besides the Toyota Highlander mpg, what can you anticipate for the other Highlander engine specs? Explore everything from horsepower to the Highlander towing strength, right here:

  • 295 hp
  • 263 lb-ft of torque
  • 5,000-pound maximum Highlander towing capacity

2022 Highlander Hybrid MPG

What is the mpg for the Toyota Highlander Hybrid? Expect 15 more miles per gallon during city driving when you bring home a 2022 Highlander Hybrid model! Compare the Highlander Hybrid mpg with FWD vs. AWD, here:

  • Toyota Highlander Hybrid FWD: EPA-estimated 36 mpg city/35 mpg highway/36 combined mpg
  • Toyota Highlander Hybrid AWD: EPA-estimated 35 mpg city/35 mpg highway/35 combined mpg

More Highlander Hybrid Engine Specs

The standard engine in the Highlander Hybrid is a 2.5L 4-cylinder ECVT Hybrid, bringing respectable figures to the streets of Capitola:

  • 186 hp
  • 175 lb-ft of torque
  • 3,000-pound maximum Hybrid Highlander towing capacity

Bring the Toyota Highlander MPG Home to Capitola!

Ready to enhance every trip with the Highlander mpg or the Highlander Hybrid mpg? Contact us and start planning your visit to Santa Cruz Toyota! We’ll help you find the Highlander that’s perfect for your driving needs and budget. If you’re interested in other SUV options, we recommend also exploring the 2022 RAV4 Hybrid mpg!


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