Toyota Highlander for Sale in Ghana
In 2000, Toyota Motors Corp. produced a mid-sized crossover SUV called Toyota Highlander. It started as the first car based midsize crossover but later gained immense popularity among customers and was Toyota’s best selling SUV till 2006. It has been sold across three generations with the third generation introduced in 2013. The first generation Highlander was sold in five-seater and seven-seater configurations. In Japan and Australia, it is sold as the Toyota Kluger.
Toyota Ghana Limited does not sell and market Toyota Highlander in Ghana. Due to its immense fame because of design and performance, it is being imported by private and dealers into the country. Interested customers can easily find used or second hand Toyota Highlander for sale in Ghana. Jumia Car Ghana also offers listing of different trim levels and engine specs of Toyota Highlander at affordable prices.
What to know when Buying Toyota Highlander
Performance and Specifications of Toyota Highlander
There are five different trim levels available for the 2015 Toyota Highlander namely LE, LE Plus, XLE, Limited and Hybrid Limited. Buyers are offered multiple drivetrain options to choose from. The Base models are powered by a 185 hp 2.7 liter V-4 engine generating a maximum output of 184 lb/ft of torque with fuel efficiency of 20/25 mpg city/highway. Most of the trims feature a 3.5 liter V-6 engine which produces 270 hp and 248 lb/ft of torque and boasts a fuel economy of 19/25 mpg city/highway. The Hybrid drivetrain comprises of the same V-6 engine coupled with a 650-volt permanent magnet motor. Combined output of the Hybrid drivetrain is 280 hp and 215 lb/ft of torque and it has fuel efficiency of 27/28 mpg city/highway. The Toyota Highlander has an Ultra Low Emission Vehicle II rating and a 6-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission.
How is the design of Toyota Highlander
The Toyota Highlander has a stylish and bold silhouette body structure. The 2014 Toyota Highlander is different from its predecessors having a bold front grille and chiseled flanks. Some of the prominent exterior features include Projector-beam halogen headlights, Daytime running lights, fog lights, color keyed heated power outside mirrors, panoramic moonroof with power sunshade, washer-linked variable intermittent windshield viper and intermittent rear viper, UV reduction glass on all windows, flip up rear hatch window and adjustable power liftgate with jam protection.
The interior design of the Toyota Highlander is spacious and luxurious. The cabin has a flexible seating arrangement that can accommodate up to seven passengers. Advanced technological features like Blind Spot Monitor with rear cross-traffic alert, Lane Departure Alert and Turn-by-Turn Navigation System are available to enhance driving experience. The Three zone climate control system give all passengers on the both second and third row separate vents with individual temperature settings. A few other essential interior features are the 4.2 in LCD Multi-information System, rear-seat Blu-ray disc entertainment system, heated driver and front passenger seats and tilt/telescopic three spoke steering wheel.
What are the Distinctive Features of Toyota Highlander
The 2014 Toyota Highlander stands tall when compared to other vehicles in its category due to a number of unique attributes such as the Turn-by-turn navigation system, energy dissipating interior trim, Downhill Assist Control, driver assist sonar, Ultra-Low Emissions, washer-linked variable intermittent windshield viper and a flip up rear hatch window. The advanced safety features of the latest Highlander are also considered as distinctive which received a 5-star safety rating from NHTSA and Top Safety Pick Plus from IIHS.
The Highlander is equipped with Toyota’s Star Safety System, that consists of a six active safety features that include Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control, 25 Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake System, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist 26 and Smart Stop Technology. Passengers are assured of safety during crash impact due to an 8 SRS Airbag System with dual stage airbags features. The Tire Pressure Monitor System signals the driver whenever there is a low pressure in tires. Other safety features include child-protector rear locks, collapsible steering column, front and rear energy absorbing crumple zones, side-impact door beams, energy dissipating interior trim, Hill Start Assist Control, Downhill Assist Control, engine immobilizer, Anti-theft system with alarm, Pre-collision System with Dynamic Radar Cruise Control and Rear Parking Assist Sonar.
Used Toyota Highlander for Sale in Ghana
Finding used Toyota Highlander for sale in Ghana is quite simple and cheaper for Ghanaians. Jumia Car makes it very easy by providing interested customers with listings of registered Toyota Highlander and unregistered Toyota Highlander at affordable price range. Apart from Toyota Highlander SUVs offered by Toyota Ghana Limited in the country's capital, there are also local dealers that sell used editions of this vehicle in many different cities in Ghana. Find out which cities and areas in Ghana that has majority of listings on Jumia Car;
What is the Best Toyota Highlander year to Buy
- Toyota Highlander 2014 appears to be among the favorite year models in Ghana
- Toyota Highlander 2013 is also liked by most people in Ghana
- Toyota Highlander 2010 has sold relatively lots of units in Ghana over the years.
Toyota Highlander Price in Ghana
Since Toyota Ghana Limited does not offer the Ghanaian market with Toyota Highlander there are a lot of used Toyota Highlander that are imported into the country by car dealers. The price of used Toyota Highlander for sale depends on the year model, engine specs and general conditions of car.
- 2001 Toyota Highlander – 2004 Toyota Highlander: GH 25,000 Cedis – GH 40,000 Cedis
- 2005 Toyota Highlander – 2007 Toyota Highlander: GH 40,000 Cedis – GH 60,000 Cedis
- 2008 Toyota Highlander – 2012 Toyota Highlander: GH 60,000 Cedis – GH 120,000 Cedis
Overall Impression of Toyota Highlander
The 2015 Toyota Highlander has been ranked #1 in the affordable mid-sized SUV segment by the U.S News Rankings and rightly so. Not only does the Highlander live up to its parent company’s reputation but also stands out among its rivals with its powerful engine, composed ride, ample passenger space and high-quality interior, While the maximum cargo space of the Highlander is not as much as offered by its rivals, it is sufficient for use as a family vehicle. The Toyota Highlander competes closely with the Toyota Rav4, Honda Pilot and Nissan Pathfinder in Ghanaian market.