Toyota Highlander vs Toyota RAV4 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
MSRP
$35,340
Invoice
$32,265
Average Price Paid
$31,931
1,560 listings nationwide

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2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
MSRP
$33,050
Invoice
$30,902
Average Price Paid
$30,475
5,239 listings nationwide

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

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
Fair Price
$32,995
Good Price
$31,095
Great Price
$30,009
2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
Fair Price
$31,516
Good Price
$29,614
Great Price
$28,527

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,509
53 listings nationwide

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2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,954
81 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

There’s a reason small SUVs like the 2019 Toyota RAV4 are among the most popular vehicles on the new car market. Consider the RAV4 and its rivals, the Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, and Ford ...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

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!
2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
50
writes:
Very comfortable and the stability is very good. The interior is cool. Although very pricy, it worth every pen...
160
writes:
No CVT tranmission and no oil dilution issues and no turbo, this should be a more reliable vehicle
170
writes:
Cabin noise is too loud, the finishes are plasticy and cheesy. Not at all worth the money.

Specs

2019 Toyota Highlander
LE AWD
2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19.2 gal 14.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
295 hp @ 6,600 RPM
203 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
263 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
13:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.27 in
3.44 in x 4.07 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 5 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 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 8 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 44.2 in 41 in
Back Legroom 38.4 in 37.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.8 cu ft 37.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,370 lbs 1,090 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 192.5 in 181.5 in
Width 75.8 in 73.4 in
Height 68.1 in 68.6 in
Wheelbase 109.8 in 105.9 in

Available Options

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
2019 Toyota RAV4
Adventure AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Flame
  • Blue Flame/Ice Edge Roof
  • Lunar Rock
  • Lunar Rock/Ice Edge Roof
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Midnight Black/Ice Edge Roof
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Special Color

Option Packages

  • Radio: ENTUNE 3.0 Premium Audio W/JBL/Clari-Fi
  • Radio: Prem Display Audio W/Nav/ENTUNE/JBL
  • Protection Package
  • Running Boards
  • Advanced Technology Package
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Two-Tone Paint Application
  • Moon Roof

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