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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
MSRP
$36,685
Invoice
$33,493
Average Price Paid
$36,685
100 listings nationwide

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2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS
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L AWD
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GLS
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$38,569
6 listings nationwide

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2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$10,879
4 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

Toyota hardly needs any help selling three-row Highlanders. It already sits close to the top of the sales charts for its segment, and few vehicles carry the name recognition as the Hig...

2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS

The 2012 Hyundai Veracruz remains essentially the same midsize SUV that was available in dealer showrooms in 2011, albeit with a new front grille and updated optional 18-inch alloy whe...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 10
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
30
Guru9XQB87 writes:
Enjoying it
Handling Ranked 2021 GMC Acadia SLT AWD worse.
"it has tighter steering"
Looks/Style Ranked 2021 GMC Acadia SLT AWD better.
"I like the body style more"
Cbunn123 writes:
Goid
Power Ranked 2021 Chevrolet Traverse worse.
"Good "
Handling Ranked 2021 Chevrolet Traverse better.
"Goid"
20
EDDIE writes:
Family Car Ranked 2021 Toyota Avalon Limited FWD worse.
"It bigger"
Value Ranked 2021 Toyota Avalon Limited FWD better.
"Both are very good and dependable vehicles so its a toss up for me"
2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS
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Specs

2021 Toyota Highlander
L AWD
2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17.9 gal 20.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
295 hp @ 6,600 RPM
260 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
263 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
257 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.8:1
10.4:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 in
3.78 in x 3.43 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 --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 8 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 42 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 41 in 38.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft 13.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,605 lbs 1,466 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 194.9 in 190.6 in
Width 76 in 76.6 in
Height 68.1 in 71.1 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 110.4 in

Available Options

2021 Toyota Highlander
L AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Opulent Amber
  • Special Color

Option Packages

  • Four Season Floor Mat Package (TMS)
  • Highlander XP Package (XX1000) (Set)
  • Highlander XP Package (XX1010) (Set)
  • Paint Protection Film: Hood & Door Package (Set)
  • Protection Package #3 (TMS)
  • Running Boards (RB1100) (Set)
  • Running Boards (RB1200) (Set)
  • Running Boards (TMS)
  • Tow Hitch Kit (TMS)
  • Tow Hitch Receiver & Trailer Wire Harness (Set)
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XT9000) (Set)
  • Toyoguard Platinum (XY9000) (Set)
  • Wheels: 20" Black Gloss (Set)
2012 Hyundai Veracruz
GLS

Exterior Colors

  • Athens Blue
  • Black Noir Pearl
  • Boulder Gray
  • Marine Blue
  • Sahara Bronze
  • Shimmering Silver
  • Stone White

Option Packages

  • Premium PKG

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