|2020 Toyota Highlander||versus||2019 Honda Passport|
|✔||Serra Lifetime Warranty (Learn More)||X|
|✔||Serra Platinum Package (Learn More)||X|
|✔||Toyota Safety Sense||X|
|$31,830||Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price||$31,990|
|3.5-liter V6 engine||Base Engine||3.5-liter V6 engine|
|295 horsepower | 263 pound-feet of torque||Power Specs||280 horsepower | 262 pound-feet of torque|
SUVs not only offer incredible space for passenger comfort, but the capability and adaptability of SUVs make a driver’s experience on the road even better. Many drivers who are looking to make the switch to a new vehicle have been considering the 2020 Toyota Highlander. While this model is not out yet, it is more than worth the wait.
In this 2020 Toyota Highlander vs 2019 Honda Passport comparison we’re putting the Highlander head to head with a competitor to show drivers why waiting for this Toyota is worthwhile. Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Highlander or click the link above to view our current lineup of in-stock Toyota Highlander models.
One of the key differences that sets the 2020 Toyota Highlander apart from the 2019 Honda Passport is the availability of hybrid model options. The 2020 Toyota Highlander lineup includes the L, LE, XLE, Limited, Platinum, Hybrid LE, Hybrid XLE, Hybrid Limited, and Hybrid Platinum trim levels. The Honda Passport lineup includes just four model options – the Sport, EX-L, Touring, and Elite. Beneath the hood hybrid Highlander models is a 2.5-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine paired with two electric motors. This high-efficiency pairing delivers 240 horsepower on the road. Gasoline-powered Highlander models generate 295 horsepower with the 3.5-liter V6 engine. Beneath the hood of the 2019 Honda Passport is a 3.5-liter V6 engine paired to a 9-speed automatic transmission. Passport models generate 280 horsepower and no hybrid powertrain option is available.
Inside the cabin of the 2020 Highlander is an 8-inch audio touchscreen display fitted in the center stack. This system allows drivers to connect their smartphones to their vehicle using one of the standard connectivity systems. Every 2020 Highlander model comes standard with Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, and Amazon Alexa™ connectivity. The competing 2019 Honda Passport comes standard with a 5-inch LCD color audio display and offers only Bluetooth® on the base trim. Higher Passport trim grades are equipped with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™.