Toyota 4Runner vs Toyota Highlander Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
MSRP
$43,625
Invoice
$40,134
Average Price Paid
$40,571
529 listings nationwide

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2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
MSRP
$35,340
Invoice
$32,265
Average Price Paid
$31,931
1,544 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
Fair Price
$41,781
Good Price
$39,715
Great Price
$38,534
2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
Fair Price
$32,995
Good Price
$31,095
Great Price
$30,009

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$43,968
18 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
2 GOOD deals

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2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,482
55 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

If you’re in the market for a modern SUV capable of getting off the beaten path, you have only a handful of options. These include the 2- and 4-door Jeep Wranglers, the Jeep Cherokee T...

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
Thom Blackett Preview:

Introduced in 2000, the Toyota Highlander underwent its most recent update for 2017. This popular 3-row crossover enters 2019 mostly unchanged, with the exception of a few exterior twe...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 6
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
writes:
Great if you off road often
Power Ranked 2019 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4WD better.
"Smoother power delivery due to all wheel drive"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4WD better.
"Cool + Heat ventilated seats."
writes:
Great for both offroad & daily driving
Power Ranked 2019 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4WD better.
"Smoother power delivery due to all wheel drive"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4WD better.
"Cool + Heat ventilated seats."
20
writes:
Im a real sucker for rugged design and the 4Runner has it in spades. The TRD Off-Road Premium combines that ru...
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4WD worse.
"The 4Runner probably has close to double the cargo capacity of the FJ Cruiser. That being said, the FJ was never designed as a weekend/holiday surplus store shopping vehicle."
Would Buy Ranked 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4WD worse.
"I would buy the 4Runner over the FJ for one reason alone... rear seat access/sitting room. The suicide doors on the FJ are a cool-looking design feature, but they are 100% impractical for daily parking lot/garage use as well as if you have a family to transport to and from school/sports/etc. The 4Runner is far more capable as a family-focused vehicle in my opinion."
2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
20
writes:
Acceleration is not bad, but the cx9 is more responsive and enjoyable to drive
Handling Ranked 2019 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD better.
"I drove both before ending up to cx9."
Handling Ranked 2019 Mazda CX-9 Signature AWD better.
"I drove it both before ending up to cx9."
Value Ranked 2019 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD worse.
"Smoothness and handling performance."
Value Ranked 2019 Mazda CX-9 Signature AWD worse.
"Practicality, highlander is better when it comes to family suv. Cos of its cargo capacity and space on its 3rd row."
80
writes:
Drove good,not much storage space with 3rd seat up .carpet tends to get mashed up below right drivers foot at ...
30
writes:
I’m sold on this SUV. Couldn’t be better!

Specs

2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited
2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X2
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
21 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 19.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
270 hp @ 5,600 RPM
295 hp @ 6,600 RPM
Torque
278 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
263 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.4:1
10.8:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.74 in
3.7 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 3 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 8 seats
Front Legroom 41.7 in 44.2 in
Back Legroom 32.9 in 38.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 47.2 cu ft 13.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,575 lbs 1,370 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 5,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 190.7 in 192.5 in
Width 75.8 in 75.8 in
Height 71.5 in 68.1 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 109.8 in

Available Options

2019 Toyota 4Runner
Limited

Exterior Colors

  • Barcelona Red Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Nautical Blue Metallic
  • Special Color - Blizzard Pearl

Option Packages

  • Automatic Running Boards
  • Leather-Trimmed 50/50 Split Fold-Flat 3RD Row
  • Paint Protection Film Hood & Front Bumper
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Door Package
  • Predator Tube Step
  • Remote Engine Starter
  • Running Boards (TMS)
  • Running Boards W/Chrome Edge
  • Toyoguard Platinum
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XY9000)
2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alumina Jade Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Ooh La La Rouge Mica
  • Predawn Gray Mica
  • Shoreline Blue Pearl
  • Special Color
  • Toasted Walnut Pearl

Option Packages

  • Protection Package #3
  • Euro Running Boards
  • On-Board Vacuum
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Door Package (XF210)
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Front Bumper (XF110)
  • Protection Package #1
  • Running Boards
  • Toyoguard Platinum
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XT9000)
  • Tow Hitch Receiver & Wiring Harness Package
  • Tow Hitch Receiver And Trailer Wire Harness

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