Thomas Toyota of Joliet

2016 Toyota Highlander for Sale near Frankfort, IL

More Room For More Fun - the 2016 Highlander


There are a lot of three-row family crossovers on the market, and you could spend a lot of time going from dealership to dealership trying to find the right one for you. Instead, save yourself some time and visit Thomas Toyota where we have the 2016 Toyota Highlander for sale near Frankfort, IL. With seating for eight, the Highlander boasts a spacious inside, the latest technology, powerful performance, and safety features to instill confidence behind the wheel.

Toyota knows you plan on spending a lot of time in the 2016 Highlander, whether it’s on your daily commute or picking up the kids from Chelsea Elementary School. Because of this, each ride is more enjoyable thanks to insulation materials along the floor, and acoustic-type glass in the windshield for a quiet drive. Cargo space1 has also been increased, which remains versatile with a 60/40 split-folding third-row seat. With all seats in place, there is 14 cubic ft.1 behind the third-row. Fold both rows of rear seating down for a carnivorous 83.7 cubic ft. of storage space1. It’s also easy to communicate, and keep an eye on your little ones in back thanks to the standard conversation mirror. 


In terms of entertainment, the 2016 Toyota Highlander for sale near Frankfort, IL, has something for everyone. The available Blu-ray Disc™ rear-seat entertainment system has a 9-inch display screen with a remote and two wireless headphones2 so other passengers aren’t disturbed. Upfront, the 6.1-inch or upgraded 8-inch touchscreen comes standard with Entune™ Audio with Bluetooth®3 connectivity, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio4, and HD Radio™5. If upgraded to the Entune® App Suite6, with popular apps like Pandora®7, OpenTable®, and Yelp™. Also available is Integrated Navigation8 with turn-by-turn directions so you always know your next move. For help backing up or parallel parking, the standard backup camera9 serves as your guide.

You may not expect a family crossover to pack much power, but the 2016 Toyota Highlander gives you two smart and powerful engine options. The first is the 4-cylinder, which produces 185 horsepower, 184 lbs.-ft. of torque, and has a fuel rating of 20/25 city/hwy MPG10. There’s also the available V6 choice with 270 horsepower, 248 lbs.-ft. of torque, and a fuel rating of 19/25 city/hwy MPG10. The Highlander also has a tow rating of 5,000 lbs.11, and available AWD for control when I-355 is icy.

In addition to AWD, the Toyota Highlander has other ways for you to have confidence on the road. For instance, the Blind Spot Monitor12 helps you change lanes on Laraway Road, while the Rear Cross-Traffic Alert13 notifies you with an audible and visual cue if vehicles are approaching while you are geared in Reverse. There is also Lane Departure Alert14, to warn you if it senses unintentional drift out of your current lane.

Your search for a family crossover can finally end with the 2016 Toyota Highlander for sale near Frankfort, IL, at Thomas Toyota. We want nothing more than to see you behind the wheel of the Highlander, and with our convenient location and weekend and evening hours, it’s always a good time to pay us a visit and to take the Highlander for a test drive.

1 Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.

2 Headphones are for passenger use only. Do not use while driving vehicle.

3 Concentrating on the road should always be your first priority while driving. Do not use the hands-free phone system if it will distract you. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Toyota is under license. A compatible Bluetooth®-enabled phone must first be paired. Phone performance depends on software, coverage and carrier.

4 SiriusXM services require a subscription after 3-month trial period. Subscriptions governed by SiriusXM Customer Agreement available at If you decide to continue your SiriusXM service at the end of your complimentary trial, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. Fees and programming subject to change. Available only to those at least 18 years of age in the 48 contiguous United States and D.C.

5 Be sure to obey traffic regulations and maintain awareness of road and traffic conditions at all times. HD Radio™ Technology manufactured under license from iBiquity Digital Corporation U.S. and Foreign Patents. HD Radio™ and the HD, HD Radio, and "Arc" logos are proprietary trademarks of iBiquity Digital Corp.

6 Be sure to obey traffic regulations and maintain awareness of road and traffic conditions at all times. Apps/services vary by phone/carrier; functionality depends on many factors. Select apps use large amounts of data; you are responsible for charges. Apps and services subject to change. See for details.

7 Pandora®, the Pandora® logo, and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc., used with permission.

8 Be sure to obey traffic regulations and maintain awareness of road and traffic conditions at all times. Availability and accuracy of the information provided by the navigation system is dependent upon many factors. Use common sense when relying on information provided. Services and programming subject to change. Services not available in every city or roadway; updates may be available at an additional cost from your dealer. See your Navigation System Owner’s Manual for details.

9 The backup camera does not provide a comprehensive view of the rear area of the vehicle. You should also look around outside your vehicle and use your mirrors to confirm rearward clearance. Cold weather will limit effectiveness and view may become cloudy.

10 2016 EPA-estimated city/highway mileage. Actual results may vary.

11 Before towing, confirm your vehicle and trailer are compatible, hooked up and loaded properly and that you have any necessary additional equipment. Do not exceed any Weight Ratings and follow all instructions in your Owner's Manual. . The maximum you can tow depends on base curb weight plus the total weight of any cargo, occupants, and added vehicle equipment. “Added vehicle equipment” includes additional standard/optional equipment and accessories added by the manufacturer, dealers, and/or vehicle owners. The only way to be certain of your vehicle's exact curb weight is to weigh your vehicle without passengers or cargo.

12 Do not rely exclusively on the Blind Spot Monitor. Always look over your shoulder and use your turn signal. There are several limitations to the function, detection, range and clarity of the monitor. For a complete list of limitations and directions regarding use of the monitor, please see the Owner's Manual.

13 Do not rely exclusively on the Rear Cross-Traffic Alert system. Always look over your shoulder and use your mirrors to confirm rear clearance. There are limitations to the function, detection, range and clarity of the system. To learn more, see your Owner’s Manual.

14 Lane Departure Alert is designed to read the lane markers under certain conditions, and provide visual and audible alerts when lane departure is detected. It is not a collision-avoidance system or a substitute for safe and attentive driving. Effectiveness depends on many factors. See Owner’s Manual for more information.