Compare 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe vs 2011 Nissan Armada vs 2011 Toyota Sequoia

2011 Chevrolet Tahoe
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2011 Nissan Armada
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2011 Toyota Sequoia
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2WD 4-Door 1500 LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Tahoe 2WD 4-Door 1500 LS 15 21 $35,321 $37,980
Tahoe 2WD 4-Door 1500 LT 15 21 $39,831 $42,830
Tahoe 2WD 4-Door 1500 LTZ 15 21 $47,862 $51,465
Tahoe 4WD 4-Door 1500 LS 15 21 $39,097 $42,040
Tahoe 4WD 4-Door 1500 LT 15 21 $42,482 $45,680
Tahoe 4WD 4-Door 1500 LTZ 15 21 $50,750 $54,570
Tahoe Hybrid 2WD 4-Door 20 23 $48,332 $51,145
Tahoe Hybrid 4WD 4-Door 20 23 $50,982 $53,950
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2WD 4-Door Platinum
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Armada 2WD 4-Door Platinum 13 19 $46,316 $50,890
Armada 2WD 4-Door SL 13 19 $39,726 $43,640
Armada 2WD 4-Door SV 13 19 $35,043 $38,490
Armada 4WD 4-Door Platinum 12 18 $48,953 $53,790
Armada 4WD 4-Door SL 12 18 $42,362 $46,540
Armada 4WD 4-Door SV 12 18 $40,134 $44,090
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4WD LV8 6-Speed AT Ltd
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Sequoia 4WD LV8 6-Speed AT Ltd 13 18 $49,381 $54,265
Sequoia 4WD LV8 6-Speed AT Platinum 13 18 $55,787 $61,305
Sequoia 4WD LV8 6-Speed AT SR5 13 18 $40,751 $44,780
Sequoia 4WD LV8 FFV 6-Speed AT Ltd 12 17 $49,381 $54,265
Sequoia 4WD LV8 FFV 6-Speed AT Platinum 12 17 $55,787 $61,305
Sequoia 4WD LV8 FFV 6-Speed AT SR5 12 17 $40,751 $44,780
Sequoia 4WD V8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 19 $40,181 $44,155
Sequoia RWD LV8 6-Speed AT Ltd 14 18 $46,446 $51,040
Sequoia RWD LV8 6-Speed AT Platinum 14 18 $52,854 $58,080
Sequoia RWD LV8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 18 $37,815 $41,555
Sequoia RWD V8 6-Speed AT SR5 14 20 $37,248 $40,930
Pricing
Invoice Price
$35,321
$46,316
$49,381
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$37,980
$50,890
$54,265
Monthly Payment Estimate
$633 / month
$848 / month
$904 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
7.4
7.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe is very comfortable, capable vehicle, built on tough, traditional building blocks; and especially in the sophisticated Tahoe Hybrid, it's no dinosaur. 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. 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.
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Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 13 mpg 13 mpg
Highway
21 mpg 19 mpg 18 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Liftgate - -
Number of Passenger Doors
- 4 -
EPA Classification
- - Sport Utility Vehicle - 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in)
49.1 48.8 50.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
65.2 64.7 66.1
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 41.8 42.5
Third Head Room (in)
37.9 35.9 36.0
Front Hip Room (in)
60.3 61.4 61.5
Third Shoulder Room (in)
61.7 63.7 66.0
Second Leg Room (in)
39.0 41.9 36.5
Front Head Room (in)
41.1 39.7 38.3
Second Hip Room (in)
60.6 60.8 62.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.3 65.0 66.4
Passenger Capacity
9 8 8
Third Leg Room (in)
25.6 32.2 35.3
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 40.0 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Overhang, Front (in)
- TBD - - -
Step Up Height - Side (in)
NA - -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
31.7 - -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
202.0 - -
Side Door Opening Height (in)
NA - -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
9.1 - -
Height, Overall (in)
76.9 77.2 77.0
Step Up Height - Front (in)
NA - -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
- TBD - - -
Wheelbase (in)
116.0 123.2 122.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
10.5 - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
79.0 79.3 79.9
Side Door Opening Width (in)
NA - -
Liftover Height (in)
- 35.4 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 67.5 69.1
Track Width, Front (in)
- 67.5 67.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 9.8 10.0
Length, Overall (in)
- 207.7 205.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
60.3 56.7 66.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA - -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
49.1 - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
81.4 20.3 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
108.9 97.1 120.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
15.2 - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
16.9 20.0 18.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - 55.1 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- TBD - - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
41.7 36.5 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
49.4 - TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.6 x 0.8 12.6 x 0.6 13.6 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 1.2 13.8 x 1.2 13.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
26 28.0 26.4
Fuel Tank Location
- TBD - NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA NA -
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- TBD - - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.8 20.0 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.0 40.8 39.2
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- - 3.71
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- - 17.3
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- TBD - - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R17 P275/60R20 P275/55R20
Front Tire Order Code
QGI NA NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
2135 - TBD - -
Spare Tire Order Code
ZVL NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- TBD - - TBD - -
Rear Tire Size
P265/70R17 P275/60R20 P275/55R20
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- TBD - - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
2135 - TBD - -
Rear Tire Order Code
QGI NA NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
2135 - TBD - -
Front Tire Size
P265/70R17 P275/60R20 P275/55R20
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
825 910 710
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 5000 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5500 8200 7100
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 500 500
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2747 2779 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7100 7300 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3200 3399 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2889 2779 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
11000 15100 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
4100 4299 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- - 5985
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 20 x 8.0 20 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 20 x 8.0 18 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 x 8 20 x 8.0 20 x - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
16.6 12.3 14.3
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 650 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Watts
- TBD - - TBD - -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA NA -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 130 180
Engine
Displacement
5.3L/323 5.6L/339 5.7L/346
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
320 @ 5400 317 @ 5200 381 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V8 Gas V8 Gas V8
Fuel System
SFI Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Oil Cooler
NA NA -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
335 @ 4000 385 @ 3400 401 @ 3600
Engine Order Code
LMG NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
21 19 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 13 13
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
17 15 15
Transmission
Trans Type
6 5 6
Trans PTO Access
NA NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85 0.83 0.73
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA 1.00
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.06 2.61 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.36 2.36 1.96
Trans Order Code
MYC NA NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA NA -
Trans Power Take Off
NA NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.15 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic Automatic
Transfer Case Model
NA NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 NA 0.59
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.03 3.82 3.33
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA 2.62
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.53 1.52 1.35
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- - 4.30
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Tahoe Nissan Armada Toyota Sequoia
Body Code
E52 123.2" WB -
Body Style
4 Door Sport Utility Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle
Suspension
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4200 - TBD - -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3250 - TBD - -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.08 2.93 -
Axle Type - Front
Independent - TBD - -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
46 - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3400 - TBD - -
Suspension Type - Rear
5-Link Self-Leveling Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
1.10 0.87 0.91
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4100 - TBD - -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
46 - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating - TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Double-Wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.41 0.91 1.42
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- - Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- - Double-Wishbone
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type
NA - -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11 12.4 12.4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
2 1 1
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
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Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating

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