2021 Lincoln Corsair vs. 2021 Toyota Highlander Hybrid | NewCars.com

A member of the Cars.com family

2021 Lincoln Corsair vs. 2021 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Review

Picture of the 2021 Lincoln Corsair

2021 Lincoln

MSRP*: $36,105 to $50,390
See details & photos

Find Your Best Price Today!

Picture of the 2021 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

2021 Toyota
Highlander Hybrid

MSRP*: $38,735 to $50,640
See details & photos

Find Your Best Price Today!

Invoice* $34,481 to $47,619 $35,513 to $46,428
MPG - City 21 - 22 MPG 35 - 36 MPG
MPG - Hwy 29 MPG 34 - 35 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 57.6 ft3 84.3 ft3
Engine 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas), Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Front-wheel All-wheel, Front-wheel
Horsepower 250 - 295 hp 186 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 180.6 in 194.9 in
Exterior Width 74.3 in 76.0 in
Leg Room Front 43.2 in
Rear 38.6 in
Front 42.0 in
Rear 41.0 in
Head Room Front 39.5 in
Rear 38.7 in
Front 38.4 - 41.2 in
Rear 37.1 - 39.4 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Highlander Hybrid than in the Lincoln Corsair, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Lincoln Corsair offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

With the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lincoln Corsair, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Lincoln Corsair will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Lincoln Corsair will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Since the Lincoln Corsair is much slimmer than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Lincoln Corsair, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

In terms of towing capacity, the Toyota Highlander Hybrid is clearly the choice over the Lincoln Corsair for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Lincoln Corsair greatly out-muscles the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Due to its much higher torque, the Lincoln Corsair does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

Soccer Moms beware - the Lincoln Corsair seats a lot fewer people than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid. The Lincoln Corsair has significantly less cargo capacity than the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Lincoln Corsair than that of the Toyota Highlander Hybrid.