Bulky SUV car is still a favorite of many auto fans out there. Such car provides the sense of strength and safety for people who ride on it. New SUV releases are welcomed by fans. Many people are looking forward for the new model of Sequoia ever since the release of 2020 Toyota Sequoia spy photos. Let’s see what this particular car has to offer.
Engine Specs in the 2020 Model
Sequoia is equipped with a V8 engine with 5.7 liters discharge capacity. This engine is similar with the previous model. The power output that this engine can offer is up to 381 horsepower at 5600 rotation per minute. It produces u to 401 pound feet torque at 3600 rotation per minute. Its fuel economy is 13 miles per gallon in the city, and 17 miles per gallon in highways.
The engine is still paired with 6-speed self-shifting transmission. There are three driving modes available: towing, up-and-downhill shift, and sequential shift. Based on the engine information, it seems like the 2020 model’s hauling capacity is still limited to 7,100 pounds. The options for 2-wheel and 4-wheel drive are available.
Exterior and Interior Design of 2020 Sequoia
Looking at 2020 Toyota Sequoia spy photos, you will not see massive changes apart from a new trim level introduced in this model: TRD Pro. The new trim level is designed to be an off road SUV. It is equipped with alloys wheels measured in 18-inch. TRD Pro also gets a roof rack and more exterior paint swatch options. The grille’s shape also differs from the other versions.
All 2020 Sequoia trim levels receive an upgrade in their infotainment system. As an example, TRD Pro is equipped with 7-inch control panel screen. This car can access Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and Amazon Alexa. Buyers of the off-road trim level will be getting distinctive interior design, such as: brand emblem at the floor mats and leather embellishments on the seats.
Standard Features in New Sequoia
The 2020 Toyota Sequoia spy photos tell that new model will still carry the predecessor’s standard features. Its safety features include: monitor for blind spots, backside cross-traffic alert, and automatic brake for front crash. It is also equipped with backside camera and de-icing wiper. Comfort features include power outlet at the rear seating area and highly adjustable front seats.
Feature upgrades can be seen in TRD Pro trim level. The upgrades support its aim to be a leading off road SUV. It has an integrated system of navigation which will help driver figuring out the field during a wild drive. The sound system also receives upgrade in form of 15 speakers.
Price and Launching Information of 2020 Model
The automaker has not released the price information for this new model. The 2019 model’s price can provide the information, though. 2019 base version with 2-wheel drive is sold at $49,050 and it is predicted that the new model’s price can go significantly above that. The new trim is set to be a lineup between TRD Sport and Limited, so the price roughly ranges from $56,000 to $62,000.
You are likely going to see this model’s launch by the end of 2019. The TRD Pro was introduced to public during Chicago Auto Show in early February 2019. More 2020 Toyota Sequoia spy photos are expected to come leading up to its release.