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MPG (Gasoline) 24 / 18

MSRPfrom $27,300

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* Based on Base 4dr SUV



2008 Toyota Highlander

Learn about the specifications of the 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV. Different important specs are covered in great detail below.


The MPG is the measure of the average miles per gallon drivers will get with a vehicle based on the type of driving. In the city, the 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV features an average of18. On the highway, the average is 24.

Trim Packages

Trim levels are different versions of a particular SUV that are available. Usually, a vehicle will have a standard trim level, as well as trim packages available for an additional fee. The 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV can be purchased in 6 trim levels, which include the AWD Base 4dr SUV, AWD Limited 4dr SUV, AWD Sport 4dr SUV, Base 4dr SUV, Limited 4dr SUV, Sport 4dr SUV.

Engine Specifics

The 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV includes a Internal Combustion.

Drivetrain Specs

An SUV’s drivetrain consists of its transmission, axle shafts, and other necessary components. Its job is to send power to a vehicle’s wheels. Common drivetrain categories include front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive, and four-wheel drive. This particular SUV has FWD.

Transmission Details

This SUV can be purchased with a A transmission. Automatic transmissions shift automatically and may have some manual controls.

Manual transmissions require the driver to change between gears as needed.

Continuously variable transmissions do not use gears, change as needed, and are good for improving gas efficiency.

Automated manual or direct shift gearbox transmissions allow the driver to shift gears, but the clutch is engaged automatically.


The exterior is available in the following colors: Black, Salsa Red Pearl, Blue Streak Metallic, Wave Line Pearl, Cypress Pearl, Blizzard Pearl, Classic Silver Metallic, Magnetic Grey Metallic and Sandy Beach Metallic.

Interior options include Ash and Sand Beige.

Seating Details

In the 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV as many as 7 passengers can be seated.

Length of Vehicle

Sport utility vehicles are typically longer than sedans, which can provide improved protection in a crash. The 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV has this vehicle length: 188.40.

Cargo Space

For transporting cargo of various types, this vehicle provides 10.30 cubic feet.

Interior Details

The 2008 Toyota Highlander Base 4dr SUV has 3 rows of seating.

Towing Specs

This Toyota can be used to tow with either a dead weight hitch or a weight distributing hitch.The maximum towing weight is 5000 pounds.


Sport utility vehicles are available at vastly different price points. For this specific one, the MSRP is $27,300.

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