2017 Toyota Highlander Named IIHS Top Safety Pick | Northbrook, IL

How safe is the 2017 Toyota Highlander? According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) it’s one of the safest mid-sized SUVs available. The IIHS awarded the latest edition of the Highlander with top marks in every crashworthiness and crash avoidance test conducted, including a ‘superior’ rating in front crash prevention.

Standard with the Toyota Safety Sense™-P suite of adaptive driver aids, the new Highlander was lauded for advanced sensor and radar technology, but it also features the absolute best in protective systems as well. Key safety features included with the 2017 Toyota Highlander include:

  • TSS-P with a Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beams, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
  • Star Safety System™ with Stability Control, Traction Control, ABS Brakes, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, and Smart Stop Technology™
  • Driver and front passenger, front seat-mounted side, driver knee, front passenger seat-cushion, and side curtain airbags
  • Front and rear energy absorbing crumple zones and side-impact door beams

In addition to the awesome driver aids and protective features, every new Toyota Highlander comes with ToyotaCare, featuring no cost maintenance and roadside assistance for the first two years or 25,000 miles of ownership.

Do you want to learn more about how the 2017 Toyota Highlander will keep your family safe? Reach out to a product specialist at Northbrook Toyota through our contact form or by phone at 847-272-0808 to get more details or schedule a test drive.