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Selected Style RWD V8 6-Speed AT SR5 (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD V8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 20 $37,248 $40,930
RWD LV8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 18 $37,815 $41,555
RWD LV8 6-Speed AT Ltd 14 18 $46,446 $51,040
RWD LV8 6-Speed AT Platinum 14 18 $52,854 $58,080
4WD V8 6-Speed AT SR5 SR5 14 19 $40,181 $44,155
4WD LV8 6-Speed AT SR5 SR5 13 18 $40,751 $44,780
4WD LV8 FFV 6-Speed AT SR5 SR5 12 17 $40,751 $44,780
4WD LV8 6-Speed AT Ltd 13 18 $49,381 $54,265
4WD LV8 FFV 6-Speed AT Ltd 12 17 $49,381 $54,265
4WD LV8 6-Speed AT Platinum 13 18 $55,787 $61,305
4WD LV8 FFV 6-Speed AT Platinum 12 17 $55,787 $61,305
2WD 4-Door SV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door SV 13 19 $35,043 $38,490
2WD 4-Door SL 13 19 $39,726 $43,640
2WD 4-Door Platinum 13 19 $46,316 $50,890
4WD 4-Door SV 12 18 $40,134 $44,090
4WD 4-Door SL 12 18 $42,362 $46,540
4WD 4-Door Platinum 12 18 $48,953 $53,790
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,248
$35,043
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$40,930
$38,490
Monthly Payment Estimate
$682 / month
$642 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2011 Toyota Sequoia offers good towing ability, powerful V-8 engines, and a macho, over-the-top look, though in most other respects its hard to make a practical case. Rugged good looks and a strong powertrain make the 2011 Nissan Armada desirable, but compared to other large SUVs its lacking in most other respects.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 13 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 19 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle - 2WD -
Number of Passenger Doors - 4
Interior Dimensions
Third Head Room (in) 36.0 35.9
Front Hip Room (in) 61.5 61.4
Third Shoulder Room (in) 66.0 63.7
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 41.9
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 39.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - -
Second Hip Room (in) 62.6 60.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.4 65.0
Third Leg Room (in) 35.3 32.2
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 40.0
Passenger Capacity 8 8
Third Hip Room (in) 50.4 48.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 66.1 64.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 41.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 9.9 9.8
Length, Overall (in) 205.1 207.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 77.0 77.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 35.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 69.1 67.5
Wheelbase (in) 122.0 123.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9 79.3
Track Width, Front (in) 67.9 67.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 18.9 20.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 66.6 56.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 55.1
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 36.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 20.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 120.1 97.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x - TBD - 13.8 x 1.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x - TBD - 12.6 x 0.6
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 28.0
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Fuel Tank Location - NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.71 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.2 40.8
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 20.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P275/65R18 P265/70R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P275/65R18 P265/70R18
Spare Tire Size P255/70R18 P265/70R18
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6900 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 690 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5680 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 2740
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 15100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 4299
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 2632
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 7100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 3399
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD - 18 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14.3 12.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180 130
Maximum Alternator Watts - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Engine
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 327 @ 3400 385 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.6L/281 5.6L/339
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 310 @ 5400 317 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler - NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 16 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 13
Transmission
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.59 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.52 3.82
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.40 1.52
Trans Type 6 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.72 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.22 2.61
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04 2.36
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.30 -
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Toyota Sequoia Nissan Armada
Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility
Body Code - 123.2" WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double-Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.91 0.87
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Double-Wishbone -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.42 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double-Wishbone -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 2.93
Axle Type - Front - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 11.6 12.4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 1 1
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating - -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver - -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger - -
Overall Side Crash Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating - -
Side Barrier Rating Driver - -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat - -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat - -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat - -
Rollover Rating
 
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