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2018 Toyota RAV4 in Blue vs 2018 Toyota Highlander in Red vs 2018 4Runner in Red

2018 Toyota RAV4 vs 2018 Toyota Highlander vs 2018 Toyota 4Runner 

When you’re looking to purchase within the crossover and SUV segment of any auto manufacturer, you want to make sure that you’re doing your research properly. In the Toyota lineup, there are a variety of crossover and SUV models from which drivers can choose. Today, we’re going to compare the 2018 Toyota RAV4 vs the 2018 Toyota Highlander vs the 2018 Toyota 4Runner. These models vary in their sizes and capabilities, but all prove themselves to be valuable crossover and SUV choices.   

Size determines a number of factors when considering your vehicle’s capabilities. This will affect the power potential of your model, the cargo capacity of a given vehicle, the seating capacity, and the fuel economy of the model in question. The RAV4, the Highlander, and the 4Runner are all popular vehicles in the Toyota lineup. We’ll go through what each one has to offer and help you find the proper model for your needs.  

2018 Toyota RAV4 in Red

 

2018 Toyota RAV4    

This family-sized SUV is a full-sized SUV model in our comparison. This vehicle is equipped with a 2.7L I4 engine in its starting trim levels. Drivers may choose to upgrade to a more powerful 3.5L V6 in the higher trim levels if desired. The Highlander has a maximum cargo volume of 83.7 cubic feet and can house a maximum of eight passengers depending upon the trim level and features you opt to have in your Highlander. In addition, the Highlander can tow a maximum weight of 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. Built to house the whole family and carry you through your day, the Highlander is a capable and functional model.    

 

2018 Toyota Highlander in Black

 

2018 Toyota Highlander 

This family-sized SUV is a full-sized SUV model in our comparison. This vehicle is equipped with a 2.7L I4 engine in its starting trim levels. Drivers may choose to upgrade to a more powerful 3.5L V6 in the higher trim levels if desired. The Highlander has a maximum cargo volume of 83.7 cubic feet and can house a maximum of eight passengers depending upon the trim level and features you opt to have in your Highlander. In addition, the Highlander can tow a maximum weight of 5,000 pounds when properly equipped. Built to house the whole family and carry you through your day, the Highlander is a capable and functional model.  

 

2018 Toyota 4Runner in Red

 

2018 Toyota 4Runner    

The last model in our comparison is the 2018 Toyota 4Runner. This muscular SUV is built to tackle the rough roads and help you get through your daily life with ease. Housing a large number of passengers, this model is appropriate for those looking for a utilitarian vehicle and those looking for a model that can haul the whole family on the next road trip out of town. Built to carry up five or seven passengers depending upon your preference, the 4Runner has a ton of room so you can take anything or anyone you need with you. Equipped with a 4.0L V6 engine, this model has a ton of power, so you can tow a maximum load of 5,000 pounds. You’ll also find that this model gives you a maximum cargo capacity of 88.8 cubic feet of space and has the rugged and muscular driving dynamics to adventure into the unknown. 

 

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