2012 Toyota Sequoia introduced as the second-generation and completed with standard seating for eight people. Must be acknowledged where among another Toyota vehicles, it became the largest SUV ever. We says about the pros including huge interior plus flexible comfort seating, refined powerful V8 engine, great towing ability, and showcase gallant displays. Somehow itâ€™s brings several cons: poor fuel economy for the class, some subpar cabin materials, and get pricey for ultimate model. This affordable large SUV offered in three trim level, from the base SR5, Limited, and Platinum model.
2012 Toyota Sequoia Performance
The engines available in three diverse powertrains:
- 4.6L i-FORCE DOHC 32-valve with Dual Independent Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) V8 engine produces 310 horsepower @ 5400 rpm & 327 lb-ft of torque @ 3400 rpm
- 5.7L i-FORCE DOHC 32-valve with Dual Independent VVT-i V8 engine generates 381 hp @ 5600 rpm & 401 lb-ft of torque @ 3600 rpm
- 5.7L i-FORCE DOHC 32-valve E85 Flex Fuel with Dual Independent VVT-i V8 engine that delivers 381 hp @ 5600 rpm & 401 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm
Also available in two drivetrains: 2-Wheel Drive (2WD) and 4-Wheel Drive (4WD).
2012 Toyota Sequoia Exterior
Here are the exterior highlight features from 20″ diamond-cut-finish alloy wheels, multi-reflector halogen headlamps, integrated fog lamps, chrome grille surround, chrome auto-dimming heated power outside mirrors, chrome door handles, power tilt/slide moonroof with sliding sunshade, power liftgate with jam protection, color-keyed rear spoiler with LED center high-mount stop lamp, roof rack, front & rear mudguards, and engine & transfer case skid plate (transfer case 4×4 only).
2012 Toyota Sequoia Interior
Just take a look inside for the highlight interior features, such as: automatic three-zone front & rear climate control with air filter, JBL SynthesisÂ® AM/FM 6-disc CD changer with MP3/WMA playback capability, 14 speakers including subwoofer, SiriusXM Satellite Radio with NavTrafficâ„¢, auxiliary audio jack, USB port with iPodÂ® connectivity, BluetoothÂ®, Multi-Information Display, DVD navigation system with backup camera, rear-seat DVD entertainment system, Blind Spot Monitor, side curtain airbags for all three rows, perforated leather-trimmed heated & ventilated front seats, perforated leather-trimmed power 60/40 split reclining fold-flat third-row seat with folding headrests, Dynamic Laser Cruise Control (DLCC), leather-trimmed power tilt/telescopic steering wheel, and auto-dimming rearview mirror with compass & HomeLinkÂ® universal transceiver.
2012 Toyota Sequoia Price
Starting prices (MSRP) for the all-new Toyota Sequoia 2012 which are the following:
- SR5 at $40,930
- Limited at $51,040
- Platinum at $58,580
At local Toyota dealer, weâ€™ll take deeper information around this truck-based SUV whether any Toyota automobiles may attract your attention.
2012 Toyota Sequoia Competitors
Depending on your priorities about affordable large SUV, there are certain contenders with different excellence and weaknesses of each. Try to look Nissan Armada, Chevrolet Suburban, Chevrolet Tahoe, Ford Expedition, and GMC Yukon.