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2018 Toyota Sienna in Blue vs 2018 Toyota Highlander in Brown

2018 Toyota Sienna vs 2018 Toyota Highlander

2018 Toyota Sienna vs 2018 Toyota Highlander
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Toyota Safety Sense
150.0 cubic feet Maximum Cargo Volume 83.7 cubic feet
Standard Active Safety Features Standard
8 Standard Seating Capacity 8
3.5L V6 Engine Options 2.7L I4/3.5L V6

The 2018 Toyota Sienna vs 2018 Toyota Highlander is a comparison of two family-sized and family-oriented vehicles. Both built to carry a large number of passengers and accommodate a good deal of luggage and cargo; the Sienna and the Highlander are both excellent choices for your next vehicle. However, the two models do differ on many points that drivers will want to take note of before choosing one over the other.  

The Sienna is the minivan from Toyota. It comes equipped with all you need to keep passengers entertained during long-haul road trips and has enough cargo space to carry all the gear you need to take with you. The Highlander on the other hand, is suited to families but also retains the capabilities of a sport utility vehicle, unlike its minivan counterpart. It has off-road capabilities and increased traction due to its engineering and construction.    

Key Differences between the Sienna and the Highlander 

As you can see from the table above, both models will give you access to advanced safety features. The Toyota Safety Sense package of active, driver-assistive safety systems comes as standard equipment on both vehicles. In addition, both vehicles give drivers access to the powerful performance of a 3.5L V6 engine.  

Both of the vehicles in this comparison will seat eight passengers, meaning you can take the whole family with you on the road. Their seating capacities are comparable, but their cargo volumes are quite different. If you need more room, you should choose the Sienna, which will give you 150 cubic feet of cargo space compared to the Highlander's 83.7 cubic feet. 

As we mentioned before, the other significant difference between these two models are their designs. The Sienna is the minivan from Toyota and the Highlander is the full-sized SUV. No matter which you pick, both will offer great features and valuable amenities, but you'll have to decide which one is better suited to your lifestyle. 

If you want further details on this 2018 Toyota Sienna vs 2018 Toyota Highlander comparison, you can contact us at Serra Toyota. Stop by our dealership today to test drive both models and see which one is the better option for you. 


2018 Toyota Sienna Emblem on Exterior
Rear End View of the 2018 Toyota Sienna in Black
People Sitting in the Rear of a 2018 Toyota Highlander
Cargo Capacity in 2018 Toyota Highlander


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