2020 Toyota Sequoia Review

2020 Toyota Sequoia ReviewSUVs such as the Toyota Sequoia have the ability to travel over rugged terrain, carry both passengers and their belongings, and help keep everyone safe using driver-assistance technology. If these traits are on your new car checklist, take a few moments to read through our 2020 Toyota Sequoia review.

We’re happy to provide insight into this engaging model for those in Gastonia, and around Charlotte and Lincolnton. The model has received rave reviews from adventurous drivers as well as growing families. There’s plenty of trim levels to choose from, too, each of which can be found at Toyota of Gastonia!

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What’s Powering the 2020 Toyota Sequoia?


One of the most appealing aspects of the 2020 Toyota Sequoia is the performance, which remains sturdy and poised whether you’re darting around town or gobbling up miles on the interstate.

2020 Toyota Sequoia Review

Under the hood resides a 5.7L V8 that’s able to pump out 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque. The 6-speed electronically controlled transmission has some interesting features such as sequential shift mode, TOW/HAUL mode, and uphill/downhill shift logic.

The drivetrain can be chosen by you. Options are either a rear-wheel drive configuration or a Multi-Mode 4WD system with a Torsen® limited-slip center differential and a locking feature.

Weekends up at the campground are a real joy with the Toyota Sequoia thanks to 7,400 pounds of maximum towing capacity and a tow package that includes:

  • Towing hitch receiver
  • Wiring harness
  • 4- and 7-pin connector

How Large Is the Cabin?

Providing enough space to store luggage and other valuables was a big emphasis of the 2020 Toyota Sequoia. Not only does it hit big on cargo capacity, it also provides versatility and space for passengers!

2020 Sequoia TRD PRO

Take the headroom, for example, which measures 34.8 inches up front, 34.9 inches in the middle row, and 35.4 inches in the rear. The available legroom will also make you smile as it checks in at 42.5 inches up front, 40.9 inches in the middle, and 35.3 inches in the rear.

The SUV can seat either 7 or 8 passengers depending on how you choose to option your trim level. As for cargo volume, key measurements include:

  • 18.9 cubic feet behind the third row
  • 66.6 cubic feet behind the second row
  • 120.1 cubic feet behind the third row

2020 Toyota Sequoia Trim Levels

With five trim levels on tap, the Toyota Sequoia can be arranged with the features and specifications that cater to your everyday needs.

2020 Sequoia PlatinumThe base option is the feature-laden SR5. From there, you can upgrade to any of the following variants:

  • TRD Sport
  • Limited
  • TRD Pro
  • Platinum

Getting a Feel for the 2020 Toyota Sequoia

After reviewing the 2020 Toyota Sequoia, traits such as capability and flexibility stand out. By taking a test drive in Gastonia, and around Charlotte and Lincolnton, you’ll quickly find other characteristics you’ll enjoy in the SUV.

So don’t hesitate to reach out to Toyota of Gastonia to arrange a get-together at a time that fits your hectic schedule!