When it comes to performance and reliability, the Toyota brand offers a wide variety of SUV that fit the bill. As their flagship model, the Toyota Highlander is often associated with both, as its six-cylinder engines over the years have been powering families in the Glendale, CA area for years.
The 2021 Toyota Highlander offers a similar experience to its previous models, offering up the latest features from Toyota in a family-friendly package. But how does the model compare to other three-row SUV stalwarts, such as the Buick Enclave? Bob Smith Toyota compares the two models side-by-side.
2021 Toyota Highlander
2021 Buick Enclave
|21 City / 29 Highway MPG
||Estimated Fuel Economy
||18 City / 26 Highway MPG|
When comparing both the 2021 Toyota Highlander and the 2021 Buick Enclave, there is a slight difference in several factors. While the 2021 Buick Enclave offers a larger engine, its base price starts at over an estimated $5,000 more. Meanwhile, the 2021 Toyota Highlander still provides strong engine specifications with its 3.5-liter six-cylinder. As a bonus, it even outperforms the competition with an estimated 24 Combined MPG rate. Both models can be equipped with all-wheel drive, though the 2021 Highlander offers seating for up to eight compared to the Buick Enclave model’s seven.
Beyond powertrain differences, the 2021 Toyota Highlander boasts a wide assortment of safety features for everyone. Every model is equipped with Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.5+ to enhance safety for all. Such features in the package include the Pre-Collision System with Low-Light Pedestrian Detection, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, as well as Lane Departure technologies. The model will also boast a wide feature list from other standard and available technology, which includes:
When looking for an ideal vehicle for you and your family, be sure to check out the 2021 Toyota Highlander. Available now in the Glendale, CA area, the three-row SUV is a great choice for large or emerging families alike. Stop into Bob Smith Toyota to check one out today.