The 2021 Hyundai Palisade or the 2021 Toyota Highlander?

Are you tired of searching through website after website of information about vehicles when you are car shopping? Do you not have any idea where to start when it comes to buying a new vehicle or comparing models? Would you like some quality assistance and no hassle when it comes to purchasing a new (or new to you) vehicle? Come visit us at Jack Giambalvo Hyundai and we will gladly assist you in the purchase of your next vehicle. Not ready to come in yet? No problem there either! We are more than happy to assist you over the phone or online.

We also like to provide suggestions to our customers when searching for a new vehicle, and with those suggestions, some information about vehicles. This is so our customers can make the best decisions possible for themselves! We believe that car buying should be made easy, and by providing information up front, customers can feel the no hassle quality service we provide. Let’s jump into a comparison of the 2021 Hyundai Palisade and the 2021 Toyota Highlander.


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Which is more powerful: The 2021 Palisade or the Highlander?

When it comes to power, you want to make sure you are making the correct decision. You want something that is reliable and will get the job done. So, let’s take a look at the 2021 Hyundai Palisade first. This vehicle has a 3.8L V6 engine with 291 HP. It also comes standard with front-wheel drive and has all-wheel drive available as an add on option.

The features of the 2021 Hyundai Palisade are amazing. But, in order to make an informed decision, we should compare that to the 2021 Toyota Highlander. This vehicle has a 3.5L V6 Engine, with a Hybrid Model Available, touting front and all wheel drive on some of the trim lines and also 295-HP.

When it comes to power, the 2021 Hyundai Palisade and the 2021 Toyota Highlander are very close. Let’s look at some other features to help make a decision.

What features do the 2021 Palisade or the Highlander have?

With the ever changing importance of features in vehicles in today’s market, it is important to take a look at what these two specific vehicles have to offer. In the 2021 Hyundai Palisade, some of the features include smart cruise control (SCC) with stop and go and 86.4 cu ft cargo capacity. It also has an estimated MPG rating of 19 city and 26 highway (when using FWD).

In the 2021 Toyota Highlander, some of the features include Toyota Safety Sense 2.5+, which is a standard feature on Toyota vehicles. It also has an estimated 21 city/29 highway MPG rating on the front wheel drive model. The last feature of note is the 8 way driver powered seat, which also comes standard.

Knowing the features available in each vehicle are important to a well rounded decision!


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Tell me about technology and safety in the 2021 Palisade and the Highlander?

Today’s drivers across the nation want their vehicle to be a seamless part of their life, and to have the systems and features to stay connected at all times. This includes having power for electronics, connectivity to listen to the latest music and podcasts, and much more in the way of comfort and convenience.

Both the 2021 Hyundai Palisade and the 2021 Toyota Highlander have great connectivity, capable of connecting with your smartphone and making it easy to utilize the technology at your fingertips. Technology isn’t just about comfort – it’s also about safety. Both the Palisade and Grand Cherokee use the latest in safety technology to make our rides safer. The Palisade offers technology like an optional 10.25 inch color touchscreen with onboard Navigation & Traffic flow including incident data via HD Radio, 630-watt Harman Kardon® premium audio with 12 speakers and QuantumLogic® Surround with Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology, and standard Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist.

Whereas the Toyota Highlander offers technology options like a standard 8” touchscreen infotainment system, Star Safety System™, and Eight Standard Airbags.

Having knowledge of both technology and safety can help you make the best decision possible.

Which vehicle is more comfortable and has more utility space?

Driving in comfort is important to all drivers and making a decision without taking comfort into consideration would be a big mistake! Both the 2021 Hyundai Palisade and the 2021 Toyota Highlander provide comfort features that even the most picky of backseat drivers or annoyances won’t have something to complain about. The 2021 Hyundai Palisade has features available like optional Driver Talk (in-car intercom), 8-way power passenger seat with Integrated Memory System, and 7-inch high-resolution cluster display.

The 2021 Toyota Highlander has features that include Smart Key and push button start as a standard option, overhead console (which includes a conversation mirror), and enough passenger seating for up to 8 people.

Not forgetting about comfort is important and using the information provided should help any driver make an informed decision!


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There’s no better place to check out the variety of trims and options available in the Palisade than right here at Jack Giambalvo Hyundai, so visit us today to have a chat; you sure will be glad that you did!