Defined as the biggest sized sports utility vehicle (SUV) and produced by the Toyota Company, the new 2017 Toyota Sequoia is expected to be a refined product of the Toyota Tundra, and is expected to take a higher place in the SUV family since it was first introduced in the year 2000. Its close competitors will be the Ford Expedition and the Chevrolet Tahoe not forgetting the likes of Nissan Armando, and will be competitively priced with high-end 2017 SUV’s.
It’s believed that after a period of silence with the Sequoia, this new refined product is expected to get buyer’s attention. From the previous model’s performance in the market, the new Toyota Sequoia did not take the chance in being the best, but its performance, physical features, and luxury features among others will definitetely have it regarded as one of the top 2017 SUV’s on the market.
In the following 2017 Toyota Sequoia review, we take a first-look at the engine specs, exterior, interior, release date, and price.
2017 Toyota Sequoia Engine Specs
The 2017 Toyota Sequoia engine is expected to come with a more efficient V6 unlike unlike the current model which only features a 4.7 liter V8 and a 5.7 liter V8 engine. The new V6 engine will be coupled with a six-speed auto transmission which will be seen across all engine options.
2017 Toyota Sequoia Exterior Design and Features
One thing that is true about the new 2017 Toyota Sequoia exterior is it’s being able to maintain its sports utility look and its preference with families even those who are substantial and it is also a good tour companion. Its exterior is a definition of masculinity, power, and a proof that it’s a n sports utility vehicle that drives well on-road and off-road.
New technologies are dictating the use of lightweight materials in order to have an improved performance of the new vehicle besides the optimal fuel use and the new Sequoia will not be left behind in this. Another great feature to add to its beauty will be the new grille placed strategically in front of the flashy headlights which is one of the most consistent rumors.
2017 Toyota Sequoia Interior Design and Features
With the advancement in technology being experienced everywhere, the new 2017 Toyota Sequoia interior is not being left behind in innovation. Its interior is up to date with advanced technology in as far as the world of motoring is concerned. It’s well styled with modern design and packed with a nine-inch screen, an infotainment and sound systems guaranteeing a superb driving experience.
The safety features of the 2008 and 2010 Sequoia model, i.e. anti-lock brakes assist, electronic brake force distribution, torso airbags placed on the front side, stability control, roll- sensor airbags, the knee airbags and the traction control are the main features expected to be fitted in the new model are expected to be encouraging to the users. It will be luxury and comfort at its best making the eight passengers well accommodated to enjoy every bit of their trip.
2017 Toyota Seqouia Release Date and Price
The 2017 Sequoia was expected to be released as a 2016 model but from the looks of things, the new SUV will be released in the year 2016 as a 2017 model SUV. Although the price has yet to be made official, it’s expected to be selling in the area of $ 45,000 to $55,000 fully-loaded.