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Toyota Highlander MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
22 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2009 2009 4dr SUV 245-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 24.67
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With the 231-horsepower 3.5L V6 Hybrid engine, CVT transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2009 Toyota Highlander has been averaging 24.67 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2009 Toyota Highlanders in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 64 miles per hour (about 35 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (20 percent), in heavy traffic (8.7 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2009 Toyota Highlander in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC not used at all.
2009 2009 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 22.54
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2009 2009 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.9
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2009 2009 4dr SUV 187-hp 2.7L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2009 Toyota Highlander

2009 Toyota Highlander Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr SUV 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
lowest in class see full Toyota Highlander review
2009 4dr SUV 187-horsepower 2.7L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
For a daily driver it was nice to be able to get a vehicle with all the space with above 20 MPG fuel rating. see full Toyota Highlander review
2009 4dr SUV 187-horsepower 2.7L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
I am averaging 27 mpg on my 2.7L engine on my mostly highway commute. During summertime it is close to 30 and during winter it goes to about 25, with snow tires. Best MPG for a 7 passenger non-hybrid out there. see full Toyota Highlander review
2008 4dr SUV 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Best in class see full Toyota Highlander review
2008 4dr SUV 209-horsepower 3.3L V6 Hybrid
CVT AWD
Tremendous, how 2.8 tons of weight use as much as 7L/100km - outstanding! see full Toyota Highlander review
 

2009 Toyota Highlander Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Toyota Highlander's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.