The major redesign will take place on the 2019 Toyota Sequoia. Spy photos are showing that it could even start a new generation of the vehicle. We are gathering info about the crossover. According to all sources, Toyota will try to beat the competition with a new vehicle. However, Chevy is going to be ready for the new Tahoe. Also, we expect a quick response from Nissan Armada.
The 2019 Sequoia is going to be a full-size crossover. It will keep familiar layout with room for 7 passengers. Wheelbase is to be increased, which will add more space inside the vehicle. Top of the segment are Limited and Platinum model, both coming with significant improvements. New Sequoia is going to be safer than ever. Finally, release date and final price are still unknown.
2019 Toyota Sequoia Drivetrain Specs
The 2019 Toyota Sequoia is going to exploit a 4.7-l V-8 engine to create around 300 hp. Also, this unit is producing 320 lb-ft of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Further, gearbox routes power either to two or four wheels. With tuning on suspension and shocks, the 2019 Sequoia will perform better in off-road conditions. Estimated EPA rating for fuel economy is 14/18 mpg for city/highway drive. This is 1 mpg better than current AWD model is returning.
Diesel and Hybrid
There are only rumors at the moment about a diesel version of Sequoia crossover. This SUV doesn’t need a supporting engine, although some fans would like to see it. On the other side, the hybrid is more likely to happen. Toyota is a leader in this segment, so the plug-in version of any of their products can’t be a surprise.
2019 Toyota Sequoia TRD Package
Although current model is available in TRD Sport version, it is not even close what we expect from this package. A price difference between base model and TRD is showing that we are not getting everything there. Special suspension and performance boosters can make this vehicle a beast. Also, many fans would love to see more of the TRD package on crossover range, not only for trucks.
Limited and Platinum
The 2019 Toyota Sequoia Limited edition will calm the more demanding fans of this SUV. This trim level brings extra safety features, as well as assist systems. Interior is coming with boosted infotainment, whose part is Entune Premium audio.
Even more equipment fans will find at 2019 Sequoia Platinum. Although it is already rich with stylish details and packed with many systems, there is always room for improvements. A Blu-Ray DVD player is added. Special wheels are there for this model, as well as extra safety features.
2019 Toyota Sequoia Prices
The new 2019 Toyota Sequoia with a redesign and new generation will carry the price of at least $50,000. This is just for the base model. The Limited model will keep the range between $55,000 and $57,000. Everyone expected more from TRD version, which could raise its cost to $60,000. One thing is sure – Platinum SUV remains the most luxurious in the lineup. Its price of $65,000 shows enough what to expect.