View of Toyota Highlander on the road

2022 Toyota Highlander Gas Engine

How powerful is the gas engine of the 2022 Toyota Highlander?   

Designed to be outstanding, the 2022 Toyota Highlander is priced at a starting MSRP of $35,855 and is available in the trim levels: L, LE, XLE, XSE, Bronze Edition, Limited, Platinum, and hybrid models as well. Offering better handling and more confidence on the road, the 2022 Toyota Highlander provides dynamic torque vectoring AWD and impressive efficiency. Join us at Novato Toyota in Novato, CA, to find out how powerful is the gas engine of the 2022 Toyota Highlander. Continue reading for more information.   

 Performance Specs of the 2022 Toyota Highlander  

Offering Drive Mode Select (DMS) with Sport, Eco, Normal, and Snow modes, the 2022 Toyota Highlander Gas is powered by a 3.5L V6 DOHC engine with Stop and Start Engine System (S&S) producing 295 hp at 6,600 rpm and 263 lb.-ft. at 4,700 rpm.   

With a combined fuel economy of 24 mpg, the 2022 Toyota Highlander Gas offers a mileage of 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. The vehicle also features an electric power steering with a power-assisted rack-and-pinion with a turning radius of 18.7 ft. and a turning circle diameter of 37.4 ft.   

The Gas Highlander also features power-assisted 13.3-inch ventilated front and solid rear disc brakes alongside the Star Safety System™.   

View of interior seats of the 2022 Toyota Highlander
Rear view of 2022 Toyota Highlander

Read More: Specifications and Features of the 2022 Toyota Highlander Bronze Edition  


Comparing Gas-Powered Toyota Highlander and Toyota Highlander Hybrid  

2022 Toyota Highlander Gas   VS  2022 Toyota Highlander Hybrid  
V6 engine  Performance  4-cylinder engine with two electric motors  
295 hp  Horsepower   243 hp  
8-speed Automatic Transmission  Transmission  Continuously Variable Transmission  
5,000 lbs.  Towing Capacity  3000 lbs.  

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Are you looking to purchase a 2022 Toyota Highlander Gas model? Drop by Novato Toyota in Novato, CA, and get online pre-approval for financing. Feel free to reach out to the dealership for more information regarding the 2022 Toyota Highlander Gas.