A tweet from Toyota presents the primary glimpse of what we’re pretty assured is the next-gen Sequoia. The present iteration of the large SUV dates again to a debut in 2007, so it’s positively time for an replace.
The teaser (embedded under) solely reveals the rear pillar of the SUV and presents no different particulars. From what’s seen, the traces are sharp and provides the brand new Sequoia an upright, angular look.
Also, there seems to be slightly inspiration from the newest Toyota Land Cruiser within the new Sequoia’s design. The Land Cruiser has a thicker D-pillar, however each fashions have an upward kink on the base of the window.
The entrance of the brand new Sequoia continues to be a thriller, however we’re anticipating similarities with the brand new Tundra, which rides on the identical platform. That could be a large grille occupying the nostril and Y-shaped headlights.
Inside, the massive bodily footprint means plenty of room for the three rows of occupants. The present Sequoia seems to be old school within the cabin due to its tiny infotainment display. With the Tundra as a information, you possibly can anticipate an obtainable show that measures as much as 14.0 inches or 8.0 inches as commonplace.
Look for the powertrains to return from the Tundra, too. The truck comes commonplace with a twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 with 389 horsepower (290 kilowatts) and 479 pound-feet (649 newton-meters). As an improve, there’s the i-Force Max engine that provides an electrical motor to the combination to make 437 hp (326 kW) and 583 lb-ft (790 Nm). Rear- and four-wheel-drive layouts could be obtainable.
Toyota isn’t saying when the brand new Sequoia debuts apart from saying that it’s “soon.” That typically implies that the premiere ought to occur inside a few months. Expect to see the SUVs at sellers earlier than the tip of the yr.