2023 Toyota Sequoia: The Challenging SUV

The 2023 Sequoia comes to the market providing you with more comfort than the previous model. The full size SUV comes with three rowed seating and a large trunk. The SUV comes with a Tundra’s iForce MAX hybrid powertrain paired with a 3.4 L V6. Both engines combined makes a total of 437 HP. The Sequoia comes packed with all latest infotainment system and features. This Toyota brings tough competition to the table challenging the Chevrolet Tahoe , GMC Yukon and Suburban.

What’s New

The 2023 Sequoia comes with an all-new interior which includes redesigned infotainment and rear entertainment screens. The main inclusion is the hybrid powertrain which helps the SUV have better mileage. The exterior of the car has a design making it look better and more modern than its predecessor.

Engine, Transmission, and Performance

The 3.4L V6 and the electric motor make a massive 437 hp and 583 pound-feet of torque. The 10-speed automatic is standard with the rear-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is optional for the variant. The car is also comes from the company in an off-road variant namely TRD pro. The trim includes various equipment necessary for Off-roading. The engine is quite silent as compared to other full-size SUVs.


2023 Toyota Sequoia Dimensions, Space & Airbags
Length208.1 in
Width79.6 in
Height74.2-77.7 in
Wheelbase122.0 in
Passenger volume154-156 ft3
Cargo volume12-22 ft3
Curb weight5620-6185 lb
Airbags7 airbags

The car is huge enough for a full week of family backpacking. The 8-seater provides great comfort for all of the passengers. The 3rd row lags a little in terms of leg room which can be improved by the company in upcoming models. In addition the second row of the car can be modified to seat two people with the captain chairs. It reduces the total seating capacity to the count of seven.

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Fuel Economy and Mileage

2023 Toyota Sequoia MileageCityHighway
Sequoia Standard22 mpg24 mpg
Sequoia All-Wheel-Drive Model19 mpg21 mpg

The hybrid model of the Sequoia is more economical for day to day use. The standard model comes in the play making a decent 22 mpg in the city and 24 on a highway. If one opts for an all wheel drive, the model lags in terms of mileage and makes 19 mpg in the city.

Specifications: Acceleration & Top speed

2023 Toyota Sequoia Specs
Enginetwin-turbocharged 3.4-liter V-6
Drivetrainrear-wheel drive
Horsepower437 hp
Torque583 lb-ft
0-60 MPH5.6-5.9 sec
Top speed115 mph

2023 Toyota Sequoia Specs

Interior and Exterior

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