V6 engines are continuing to disappear with numerous automakers switching to lesser turbocharged four-cylinder engines. Toyota has unveiled the updates to the 2023 Highlander and the huge news is that the prior 3.5-liter V6 has been changed by a new turbocharged 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine.
The 2023 Highlander now will come normal with the four-cylinder that generates 265 horsepower and 309 pound-toes of torque. It is down 30 hp from the outgoing V6, but it also has 46 a lot more lb-ft. The gasoline effectiveness for the four-cylinder is the exact same with an believed 24 mpg merged, but the new engine also has reduce CO2 emissions. The Highlander turbo designs can tow up to 5,000 pounds.
The Highlander Hybrid is the other preference with its 2.5-liter 4-cylinder and two electric motor-turbines that deliver a combined 243 hp and receives an approximated 36 mpg combined.
Inside the 2023 Highlander is readily available with two 12.3-inch screens, which consists of the digital instrument cluster and the infotainment process. The new infotainment process has also been improved noticeably, considering that it now runs Toyota’s most current technique. Toyota also moved the wireless charger from the center console to the instrument panel.