2021 Toyota Highlander at Umansky Toyota

The Toyota Highlander has a grand tradition of being a best seller, and the 2021 Highlander is no exception. This three-row midsize SUV is known for its dependability and user-friendly features. Let's not forget about the fantastic Toyota drivetrain. Toyota gave the Highlander a sportier attitude for 2021. With 20-inch wheels, a firmer suspension, and an optional torque-vectoring all-wheel-drive system that can apportion power between the rear wheels for efficient cornering. There is plenty of room for passengers and groceries with an outstanding 84 cubic feet of total cargo room.

Confidence with every drive.

Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection

This integrated camera and radar system is designed to help reduce the likelihood of colliding with a preceding car or pedestrian. 

Dynamic Radar Cruise Control

This high-tech cruise control uses radar behind the Toyota badge plus a camera on the windshield designed to adjust your speed, helping you maintain a preset distance from the car in front of you. 

Seemless everyday performance

3.5-Liter V6

Dual Overhead Cam 24-Valve D-4S Injection Atkinson Cycle-capable Engine with Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence and Stop and Start Engine System

Dynamic Torque Vectoring

Enjoy an upgrade in all-wheel-drive performance. Available Dynamic Torque Vectoring all-wheel-drive improves responsiveness and stability by sending up to 50 percent of the power to the rear and then further distributing more power to the wheel that needs it.

Confidence with every drive

Enhanced Roadside Assistance

At the press of the Emergency Assistance Button, you can connect with 24/7 Roadside Assistance, which gives you the peace of mind that help is on the way

Emergency Assistance Button

Engaging the Emergency Assistance button in your vehicle can connect you with a 24/7 response center agent who can request dispatch of necessary emergency services to your vehicle's location in case of a medical or other emergencies on the road.

Intelligent Convenience

Wi-Fi connectivity and 5 USB ports

When you enable available Wi-Fi connect, you can turn your Highlander into a hotspot with 4G connectivity. This feature allows up to five devices to stay connected to your favorite apps, while five USB ports and two 12V outlets help everyone find a charge.

Dynamic Navigation

Get there with confidence Highlander features available Dynamic Navigation that can provide you with the most up-to-date map data: routes and points of interest. Just set up your destination, and it will help you find the best way there.

2021 Toyota Highlander Levels


  • Five total USB ports
  • Toyota Safety Sense 2.5
  • Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
  • Smart Key System w/ Push Button Star


  • Height-adjustable power liftgate
  • Audio Plus with six speakers
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Leather steering wheel


  • Power tilt/slide moonroof
  • Qi-compatible wireless charging
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Heated front seats


  • Aggressive mesh front grille
  • Twin-tip exhaust
  • leather heated front seats
  • Chrome lower spoiler trim


  • LED projector headlights
  • 20-in. chrome wheels
  • Premium Audio w/ Dynamic Navigation
  • Leather heated & ventilated front seats


  • 12.3-in. touchscreen display
  • Power Panoramic View Moonroof
  • heated second-row captain's chairs
  • 10-in. color Head-Up Display

Is the 2021 Toyota Highlander spacious inside?

Inside the 2021 Toyota Highlander, you will be impressed with the standard 8-inch touchscreen or the available 12.3-inch alternative. The Highlander can seat up to eight with the second-row bench. The L and LE models are solely eight-seaters. When you move into the XLE and Limited models, you can opt for the captain's chairs in row two. The Highlander's cargo room is quite impressive, with 16 cubic feet when the third row is up, which expands to 48 when you fold it down. When you fold the second and third rows flat, you gain an outstanding 84 cubic feet of storage. Toyota made the wheelbase for the 2021 Highlander a little larger, allowing for a more spacious cabin and a smoother ride than previous model years.

What engines are offered on the 2021 Toyota Highlander?

Toyota put a 3.5-liter V6 with 295 horsepower and 263 lb-ft of torque in the Highlander. This engine is paired with 8-speed automatic transmission. Toyotas' fantastic AWD system is available in the Highlander. The V6-powered 2021 Highlander is rated to tow up to 5,000 pounds.

What safety features are on the 2021 Toyota Highlander?

Toyota made the Toyota Safety Sense standard on all Highlander models. This system comes with the forward-collision warning with pedestrian detection and automatic emergency braking system, full-speed adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, and Lane Tracing Assist. The Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection is an integrated camera and radar system designed to help reduce colliding with a preceding car or pedestrian. Toyota's Dynamic Radar Cruise Control is high-tech cruise control that uses a radar located behind the Toyota badge along with a camera on the windshield designed to adjust your speed, which will maintain a preset distance from the car in front of you. The Lane Departure Alert system is a camera located on your windshield that helps you to avoid the unintended lane departure by alerting you when it senses you have left your lane. The Road Sign Assist technology was designed to detect speed limit signs, stop signs, Do Not Enter signs, yield signs, and display them on the Multi-Information Display.

Umansky Toyota has your next 2021 Toyota Highlander!

If you are in Charlottesville, Lake Monticello, Ruckersville, Crozet, or the Waynesboro area, stop into Umansky Toyota and test drive a 2021 Toyota Highlander. The sales team here is committed to providing you with an outstanding car buying experience. One of our knowledgeable sales members will accompany you on a comprehensive test to show you all the features the Highlander has to offer. If you cannot make it down to our dealership, you can always see our entire inventory on our website.

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