This is the much anticipated upcoming model of the popular high end Toyota Sequoia car. This is a full size Sports Utility Vehicle produced by Toyota. The Toyota Sequoia was introduced in the ear 2000 and became a hit in the luxury SUV segment. The Toyota Sequoia has gone through generational changes starting with the first generation between year 2000 and 2007 while the second generation covers 2008 to present. The 2017 Toyota Sequoia is a redesign of the preceding models. The generational changes that the Sequoia has gone through saw improvements in the vehicle’s specs, interior and exterior designs as well as in the overall engine performance. The new 2017 Toyota Sequoia model brings with it more changes that are worth highlighting.
2017 Toyota Sequoia – Exterior and Interior Redesign
On the exterior, the first thing one will note with this high end SUV is that it is bigger in size than its forerunners. The next thing to catch your eye is the imposing aluminum radiator grille which covers the entire hood. The bi-xenon headlights fitted on the car will greatly improve the way the road ahead is lit. At the sides of 2017 Toyota Sequoia is a unique platform that makes easy for the passengers to climb into this motoring machine. To avoid slip ups as the passengers board the vehicle, the designers have included a special rubber on the platform ensuring the passengers’ feet have a firm grip on the platform especially during cold and wet weather. At the back, the SUV has a wide tailgate and attractively carved rear lights.
The interior of Toyota Sequoia 2017 is elegant and promises exquisite delight to the driver and the passengers; it is very spacious with room for eight people to comfortably sit in the car. The control panel is redesigned featuring a wide array of electronics, a navigation system, a seven inch touch screen interface and leather trimmed doors. A rear-view camera is another feature that adds convenience in this elegant SUV. The ample ground clearance and sturdy suspension combine to bring in the convenience of a superb off road driving experience.
2017 Toyota Sequoia – Engine and Performance
This SUV will feature a 5.7 liter diesel V8 engine coupled with a six speed automatic transmission system. Te engine will generate 381 horsepower and 401 lbs of Torque. With this kind of power, the 2017 Toyota Sequoia boasts of greater towing power of up to 7,400 pounds. This SUV offers more than luxury; it brings the convenience of towing more weight in case one wants to take a vacation with extra luggage in tow. The powerful engine means higher acceleration and enhanced off road performance.
2017 Toyota Sequoia – Price and Release Date
Toyota has not yet officially given out the actual release date for 2017 Toyota Sequoia. However it is highly expected that this luxurious SUV will be released into the market some time in the second quarter of year 2017. The price of this luxury 2017 Sequoia will be in the range of $62, 382. With its great features and improvements, this vehicle promises its competitors quite a run for their money in this market segment.