toyota sequoia 2008
As before, the Sequoia utilizes a 4.7-litre V8 engine with five-speed automated in the SR5 trim line, however a second engine has actually been included: the Limited as well as Platinum versions utilize a new 5.7-litre V8 with six-speed automatic transmission. Thanks to the extra equipment, and to variable valve timing on both intake and exhaust, the 5.7-litre supplies more power however with a far better incorporated gas economic situation score compared to the smaller V8.
Likewise new for 2008 are brand-new interior and exterior styling, four-wheel independent double-wishbone suspension, variable-flow power guiding pump with cooler and a transmission warmer, which brings the device up to running temperature promptly to reduce emissions.
UNITED STATE buyers can acquire a two-wheel drive version, yet all Canadian Sequoia versions make use of a driver-selectable four-wheel drive system.
Features on the SR5 include 18-inch alloy wheels, dual-zone automatic environment control, six-CD/MP3 stereo with complementary input jack, ten-way motorist and four-way guest power-adjustable warmed natural leather seats, second-row 40/20/40 split-folding bench seat, power-folding third-row 60/40 bench seat, discussion mirror, power tailgate window, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, cruise control, clearance and also back-up sensing unit, keyless entrance, front tow hook, anti-theft system, heated mirrors, personal privacy glass, running boards, roof rack, power sunroof, pulling drawback with brake control connector, variable periodic wipers with de-icer, back wiper, automatic headlamps with washing machines and haze lamps.
The Minimal adds 20-inch alloy wheels, leather-wrapped wheel with audio as well as HEATING AND COOLING controls, auto-dimming rearview mirror, Bluetooth hands-free telephone system, power liftgate, garage door opener, back sunshade, power-folding and auto-dimming side mirrors with integrated turn indicator, and also back looter.
The Platinum includes four-CD/MP3 stereo, heated and aerated seats, warmed second-row captain's chairs with centre console, power tilt and also telescopic wheel, chauffeur's side memory, nine-inch rear-seat LCD amusement screen, laser cruise control, 115-volt electrical outlet, navigating system with backup video camera, and also reverse-tilt power-folding as well as auto-dimming side mirrors with incorporated turn signals as well as pool lights.
Regardless of its dimension, the Sequoia deals with as well as drives like a much smaller car, with a fairly limited transforming distance as well as active handling. Inside, its dashboard is raised from the Toyota Expanse, with huge, easy-to-use dials that are spaced very large apart and also could prove hard for smaller sized drivers to reach. Towing ability enhances from 2,812 kg (6,200 lbs) to a maximum of 4,125 kg (9,095 pounds) in the 5.7-litre-equipped Restricted version, but even the SR5 can draw 3,400 kg (7,495 lbs).
NEW FOR 2008:
- Revamped model
- Recently offered 5.7-litre V8 engine in Restricted as well as Platinum trim