In a bid to increase their overalls profits and compete effectively in the car market, the Toyota Company has decided to release an upgrade to its Sequoia series. The upcoming 2017 Toyota Sequoia is a full-sized SUV. The first model of this series was debut in the market about fifteen years ago. Major upgrades are expected to be seen in this upcoming release since the previous model did not take off in the market. This new model features unique features which give it a masculine and that powerful look.
2017 Toyota Sequoia – New Design for Interior and Exterior
The 2017 Toyota Sequoia is going to follow the latest trend in-car manufacturing; this is the use of materials with low density in making of body parts. Reduction in overall weight of the 2017 Toyota Sequoia will greatly enhance the fuel economy of this model. Three rows of seats will be available in this model that will have a capability of carrying about eight passengers. The model features a large grill on the front side which gives the model an aggressive look. The headlamps are LED powered with a beautifully curved design that gives the model a stylish look. The big front bumper will protect the features beneath it. Fog lights have been included for improving visibility when in rainy or snowy conditions. The airs spaces included will help in cooling of the engine. The extra-large wheels and improved suspension will include the quality of ride and smooth the driving experience. Reduced weight will also help in increasing the speed of this model. 2017 Toyota Sequoia features a lower center of gravity, and this will make the model more stable even when going around tight corners.
The model’s infotainment system has received some upgrades. The connection will be available via USB connection ports .the infotainment system will allow for wireless Bluetooth connection and smartphones compatibility. Wi-Fi will also be available for Wi-Fi enabled phones. Cargo space has been increased for more luggage carrying. The temperature regulators work automatically when it detects temperatures in the extreme ends. The dashboard is well-lit for good vision even at night. The airbags engage automatically in case a collision or rollover occurs. The keyless entry and keyless engine start or stop feature are some of the amazing inputs you will find. A hydraulic power steering has been input for a better driving experience.
2017 Toyota Sequoia – Engine and Performance
The engine will be more improved than the one found in the current model and with even better fuel efficiency. The V8 engine provided will have a displacement of about 4.7 liters and a power output of around 280 hp. Another available option will be a 5.7 liter V8 engine with a power output of 380 hp and torque amounting to around 400. Both of these engines will be linked to a six-speed automatic transmission system. These engines will feature the Eco boost feature that will improve the power output. The drive system provided will either be a rear wheel drive for the basic model while the all-wheel drive will be provided as an option for the advanced models. The 2017 Toyota Sequoia will be able to accelerate from zero to 60 mph in about seven seconds.
2017 Toyota Sequoia – Release Date and Price
Details concerning the release and price have not been published though there are a few speculations concerning these. This 2017 Toyota Sequoia will debut in the market in the summer of 2017 with prices being approximated to range between $45,000 to around $64,000 depending on the options provided.