Front view of 2022 Toyota Highlander parked inside a house. What are the engine specifications?

What are the Engine Specifications of the 2022 Toyota Highlander?

2022 Toyota Highlander Engine Specifications

The 2022 Toyota Highlander became the benchmark for three-row SUVs after receiving a near-complete makeover for its 2020 version. The 2022 Toyota Highlander resembles its predecessors in appearance, but it boasts improved comfort, a smoother ride, and more powerful engine specifications. The Highlander is a car that has succeeded in every aspect since its launch, as we all know. SUV enthusiasts can test drive the new 2022 Toyota Highlander at Lum’s Auto Center in Warrenton, OR.

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Rear view of a 2022 Toyota Highlander cruising through a tunnel

L, LE, Hybrid LE, XLE, Hybrid XLE, XSE, Bronze Edition, Limited, Hybrid Limited, Platinum, and Hybrid Platinum are the 11 trim levels available for the 2022 Toyota Highlander. With the 2022 Toyota Highlander, you may customize the SUV to meet your specific driving needs and enjoy a pleasant and secure ride.

Interior of a 2022 Toyota Highlander

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What Are the Engine Specifications?

A 3.5-liter V-6 DOHC 24-valve D-4S injection Atkinson-cycle-capable gasoline engine with Dual VVT-i and a Stop and Start Engine System is standard on the 2022 Toyota Highlander. The engine has a maximum output of 295 horsepower at 6600 RPM and torque of 263 lb-ft at 4700 RPM. The 2022 Highlander’s engine output is distributed to all four wheels using an eight-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission (ECT). This engine gets 20 MPG in the city, 27 MPG on the highway, and 23 MPG combined.

The hybrid versions in the Toyota Highlander lineup for 2022 are powered by a different engine – a 2.5-liter L4HV DOHC 16-valve D-4S injection Atkinson-cycle hybrid with Dual VVT-iE that produces 243 net horsepower and has a torque rating of 175 lb-ft. The hybrid engine gets 35 miles per gallon in the city, 35 miles per gallon on highways, and 35 miles per gallon combined.