At this year’s Motor Show in Chicago, Toyota has introduced several new, interesting creations. Particular attention is attracted 2018 Toyota Sequoia TRD Sport model, which should supplement the offer in Sequoia lineup. In addition to this model, Toyota introduced the Tundra pickup truck with the same TRD Sport package equipment, and RAV4 Adventure version.
Much was expected of Toyota’s the biggest SUV model for the 2018 model year. The company considers that the offer of a new, lavishly equipped versions, sufficient as part of a mid-cycle refresh. The 2018 Toyota Sequoia TRD Sport occupies a position between the SR5 and Limited versions. Wishes and requirements of a large number of fans of the brand and the model are met. However, some think that Toyota remained sketchy. More specifically, will bring significant improvements and enhancements, as well as aesthetic changes in the future.
Mentioned, TRD Sport package is designed on all Sequoia models, 4×2 and 4×4. Minor changes include new exterior paint exterior, primarily. New colors in the palette are Super White, Magnetic Gray and Midnight Black. In addition to the new colors, it should be noted that the headlamps, daytime running lights and fog lamps, come in LED technology as standard.
There are more individualized and grille inserts, and we should not forget the new modification or new design changes. These included new front grille and bumper, gloss black mirror caps, 20-inch alloy wheels black sport, and a smoked rear tail light lens.
The new version, or TRD Sport version features a black cloth interior. The interior is characterized by a rich endowment, with a large number of benefits, as well as high quality and modern materials. Comfort is at a high level, with an accommodation capacity for seven passengers. Some elements of the interior are getting “TRD” logo. First of all there are the gear lever, floor mats and door sill protectors.
Among other things, 2018 Toyota Sequoia TRD Sport brings leather upholstery, Entune Premium Audio, with Integrated Navigation, power front seats, reclining/fold-flat third-row seating, a restyled console, revamped instrument cluster, and a new Multi-information Display.
2018 Toyota Sequoia TRD Sport Safety Features
What has not changed and we are used to this model, is a complete safety and security of passengers and the other a participant in traffic. For it, in charge is Toyota Star Safety System with the more advanced Toyota Safety System. This safety system is available with all versions of Sequoia models for the 2018 model year. Among other things, this system includes Lane Departure Alert, Pedestrian Detection, Auto High Beams and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.
For all versions of the Toyota SUV, the charge is the same powertrain. All 2018 Sequoia models will possess a 5.7-liter i-Force V8 engine. This engine coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
However, the company has improved some of the versions of the new model. Empowerment received SR5, Limited, Platinum, and TRD Sport versions. Said improvement include custom-tuned Blistein shocks and new TRD front/rear anti-sway bars. This improvement brings better handling and cornering confidence.
Release Date and Price
This 2018 Toyota Sequoia TRD Sport will be available in September, 2017, as well as other versions of the 2018 model year. The price for the TRD Sport version has not yet been defined, while the other version of the model sold at prices in 2017 models.