Full-size SUVs still play an important role in the market and despite the age, Toyota’s lineup will have a lot of things to show. The famous SUV has been in production for a very long time. The current generation has been around for more than a decade, so the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro seems like a significant refreshment. The Sequoia joins the famous TRD line of the company’s models, which is reserved for off-road tuned trucks and SUVs. Therefore, we are about to see a large portion of interesting updates for the next year, starting from mechanical upgrades, new aesthetics, interior changes etc.
2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro Design
Compared to standard models, the Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro SUV will come with several interesting changes and upgrades. Of course, the most important are those mechanical upgrades which will make it more capable. First of all, there is a new suspension, as well as a new skid plate. Of course, there are several more off-road upgrades, including underbody protection etc. In terms of aesthetics, the first thing you’ll notice that all the chrome has been replaced with black details. This includes a new grille as well. It comes with a new, blacked pattern. Also, you can notice Toyota branding instead of the company’s traditional logo.
Of course, there is a new set of wheels, as well as a set of new color options. Like in all TRD-badged models, you can count on the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro Army Green finish, as well as on exterior colors like Super White, Midnight Black Metallic and Magnetic Grey Metallic.
When it comes to the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro interior, there is a fine portion of novelties as well. First of all, there are some pretty exclusive details, such new leather upholstery, with TRD stitching and similar details. Also, there is a big update in terms of tech goodies. There is a new 7-inch touchscreen, as well as a new infotainment system which is more intuitive and finally comes with smartphone integration goodies like Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa. Also, there are some nice updates in terms of comfort and convenience. Some of the notable things are power-adjustable seats, heated mirrors, sunroof, leather-wrapped steering wheel, dual-zone climate control. As you can see, the Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro interior updates are numerous. Also, we should mention that the upgraded Safety Sense P suite.
Despite numerous updates, things under the hood will remain pretty much the same. The Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro will carry on with a well-known 5.7-liter V8 engine, which delivers around 380 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. Such amount of power guarantees pretty strong acceleration numbers are great overall performances. This SUV can tow more than 7.100 pounds. On the other side, poor fuel economy remains probably the biggest issue of this super-reliable SUV.
Release Date and Price
The new version had its premiere at the recent Chicago Auto Show, while the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro release date should be scheduled for the second half of the year.
When it comes to the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro price, latest reports suggest that this version will cost around 65.000 dollars.