|2016 Toyota Sequoia||2016 Chevy Tahoe|
|381 @ 5600 RPM||Horsepower||355 @ 5600 RPM|
|401 @ 3600 RPM||Torque||383 @ 4100 RPM|
2016 Toyota Sequoia vs 2016 Chevy Tahoe
The Toyota Sequoia is a full-size family SUV that actually has the exact same chassis as the Toyota Tundra pickup truck. It’s beefy architecture allows it to carry eight passengers, haul plenty of cargo, and tow thousands of pounds, which is very impressive. When it comes to functionality, style and overall performance, the Sequoia is at the very top of this competitive segment. The Toyota Sequoia has already been on the market for more than 15 years, and it has continued to grow in popularity every single year. The new 2016 Toyota Sequoia takes everything that we already loved about this truck and improves upon it for the new model year. As a result, the customer excitement surrounding the Sequoia is at an all-time high right now.
There is no shortage of worthy competition in the full-size family SUV segment. One of the vehicles that competes against the Sequoia every year for market share is Chevy’s Tahoe model. The Chevy Tahoe is by far one of the most iconic vehicles in the segment, therefore, it is the perfect vehicle to match up against the Sequoia.
2016 Toyota Sequoia: Spacious and Stylish
Power and capability are very important attributes to SUV shoppers looking for a new vehicle. It is not uncommon for drivers to tow heavy trailers or haul heavy cargo. Therefore, you want to make sure that you have some serious muscle. Well, the new 2016 Toyota Sequoia is not short on power. The base engine on the 2016 Toyota Sequoia is a big 5.7-liter, eight-cylinder engine. This advanced powertrain is able to push out an incredible 381 horsepower with 401 pound-feet of torque. That is more than enough power to handle even the toughest jobs. In comparison, the 2016 Chevy Tahoe is only able to produce 355 horsepower with 383 pound-feet of torque, so it is very underpowered when matched up against the new Sequoia.
Another area where the new 2016 Toyota Sequoia is superior to the 2016 Chevy Tahoe is with its overall value. The Sequoia comes with a starting price tag that is thousands of dollars less than the Tahoe, which is very appealing to SUV shoppers on a budget. Anyone interested in learning more about the new 2016 Toyota Sequoia is encouraged to visit us here at Rochester Toyota. We would be more than happy to answer any questions that you have and set you up with a test drive.