Toyota Sequoia 2018: TRD Sport Line Addition


Sequoia is known for its huge size but with some updates and changes coming along the way for the new Toyota Sequoia 2018, will it affect the power, handling, and performance? Rumor has it that the full size SUV will get a tougher and more aggressive look with the TRD Sport addition in the line. During Chicago international Auto Show, the plan was revealed and a new trim will be added to the line of powerful SUV that made its first launch back then in 2008.

TRD Sport Addition

Just as the Tundra getting the addition of the new TRD Sport, and so is the Toyota Sequoia 2018. The new trim is also called the TRD Sport available in configurations of 4×2 and 4×4. With the addition of antiroll bars on the front and back, and also better suspension with shock absorbers and also 20 inch wheels in black aluminum, Toyota is pretty sure and confident that the new Sequoia will be just promising and satisfying.


It comes with visual black-out theme, incorporating the black out exterior badge, mirror caps, and also the taillight smoked lenses. To differentiate the TRD Sport from the others, a different and exclusive bumper and grille are used. What about the interior cabin? Will it get some refreshing work too? There will be black leather that is paired with the black seat (the leather comes as an additional option). To differentiate the TRD Sport, the floor mats, sill plates, and shift knob will be coming with TRD badge cover.

Engine and Specs

Expect changes on the areas such as LED headlights, fog lamps, grille designs, and daytime running lights, as well as the new improved Toyota Safety Sense technology. A new and better gauge cluster will be added to display the safety features, including the installation of the new display screen for the multi information and infotainment features. The new safety system will have an improved technology of pedestrian technology, lane departure alert, and such thing alike – expected to improve not only the comfort but also the safety of the passenger. The new Toyota Sequoia 2018 will be coming with a powerful V8 engine with 5.7 liter engine that is expected to deliver more power than the standard regular Sequoia.

Besides the meaner look, performance and power for the Sequoia is expected to increase. For further updates for the release date and price of Toyota Sequoia 2018, we have to wait for the official announcement.