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Toyota Highlander Fuel Economy (g/100m)

g/100m Number of Vehicles
3 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
4 gallons per 100 meters 99 vehicles
5 gallons per 100 meters 62 vehicles
6 gallons per 100 meters 17 vehicles
7 gallons per 100 meters 6 vehicles
8 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
9 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
10 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
11 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
12 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
13 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
14 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
15 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
16 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
17 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
18 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
19 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
20 gallons per 100 meters 4 vehicles
21 gallons per 100 meters 7 vehicles
22 gallons per 100 meters 15 vehicles
23 gallons per 100 meters 11 vehicles
24 gallons per 100 meters 9 vehicles
25 gallons per 100 meters 18 vehicles
26 gallons per 100 meters 13 vehicles
27 gallons per 100 meters 9 vehicles
28 gallons per 100 meters 6 vehicles
29 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
30 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
31 gallons per 100 meters 1 vehicles
32 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
33 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
34 gallons per 100 meters 0 vehicles
35 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
36 gallons per 100 meters 3 vehicles
37 gallons per 100 meters 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain g/100m  
2017 2017 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 3.77
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With the 192 kilowatts 3.5L V6 Hybrid engine, CVT transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2017 Toyota Highlander has been averaging 3.77 L/100km (liters per 100 kilometers).

The 2017 Toyota Highlanders in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 75 kilometers per hour (about 65 percent of the kilometers driven). The rest of the kilometers were in the city (20 percent), in heavy traffic (10 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2017 Toyota Highlander in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
2016 2016 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.28
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2015 2015 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.26
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2014 2014 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.22
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2013 2013 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 28.5
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2012 2012 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 3.08
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2012 2012 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.8
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2012 2012 4dr SUV 187-hp 2.7L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.35
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2011 2011 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 11.66
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2011 2011 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 4.88
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2011 2011 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.68
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2010 2010 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 4.57
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2010 2010 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 5.88
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2009 2009 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 4.19
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2009 2009 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 4.45
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2009 2009 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.02
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2009 2009 4dr SUV 187-hp 2.7L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.17
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2008 2008 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 13.54
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2008 2008 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 18.77
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2008 2008 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 4.03
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2007 2007 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 4.43
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2007 2007 4dr SUV 208-hp 3.3L V6 Hybrid CVT FWD 4.14
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2007 2007 4dr SUV 155-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 3.32
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2006 2006 4dr SUV 257-hp 3.5L V6 Hybrid CVT AWD 7.54
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2006 2006 4dr SUV 208-hp 3.3L V6 Hybrid CVT FWD 3.88
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2006 2006 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 20.58
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2006 2006 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 12.34
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2005 2005 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 4.97
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2005 2005 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 5.56
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2005.5 2005.5 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 34.8
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2004 2004 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 23.35
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2004 2004 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 6.04
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2004 2004 4dr SUV 155-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 5.01
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2003 2003 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 5.12
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2003 2003 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 5.38
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2003 2003 4dr SUV 155-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp automatic AWD 16.84
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2003 2003 4dr SUV 155-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 13.8
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2002 2002 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 4.92
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2002 2002 4dr SUV 155-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp automatic FWD 3.72
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2001 2001 4dr SUV 270-hp 3.5L V6 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 4.46
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the Toyota Highlander

Toyota Highlander Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2012 4dr SUV 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Average 22 mpg is exceptional for an SUV of this size. see full Toyota Highlander review
2011 4dr SUV 245-horsepower 3.5L V6 Hybrid
CVT AWD
29mpg highway, >30mpg city in hybrid trim so far see full Toyota Highlander review
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
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
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
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
2006 4dr SUV 208-horsepower 3.3L V6 Hybrid
CVT AWD
Very good for sucha large and capable vehicle. see full Toyota Highlander review
2003 4dr SUV 220-horsepower 3.0L V6
4-speed automatic AWD
For a SUV 20 MPG is pretty good, I can drive a car i like without suffering to much at the pump see full Toyota Highlander review
2002 4dr SUV 155-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Making conscious choices to drive gas-sparingly, I often get over 400 miles per fill up. see full Toyota Highlander review
Toyota Highlander Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2013 4dr SUV 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
A complete pig. Yes, we were doing mostly urban assault driving but 14.8 MPG (according to the trip computer I reset when we drove away - did not calculate actual mileage since it was a rental and do not know how full the tank was when we received it) is pretty deplorable. see full Toyota Highlander review
2011 4dr SUV 270-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
So far city driving is at 14 mph - hoped for better see full Toyota Highlander review
2006 4dr SUV 215-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Consumes btwn 19 and 24 MPg (cdn) city/hwy see full Toyota Highlander review
2005 4dr SUV 230-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Same as the pilot, but with premuim fuel recommended see full Toyota Highlander review
 

Toyota Highlander Gas Mileage (g/100m)

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 g/100m based on how and where you drive a car.