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Compare the 2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia

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Bob Howard Toyota invites you to compare the 2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia side-by-side. Review the performance specs and features of this popular matchup and discover which is best for you.

Features & Specs: 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro vs Highlander Platinum

Toyota is upping the ante on safety, reliability, comfort, and style
with their 2020 SUV lineup. The 2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum and 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro are very similar when it comes to performance and both the Sequoia and Highlander will level-up your next drive. Both the Toyota Sequoia and the Toyota Highlander were created to do it all.

2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia


Both the Highlander and Sequoia are loaded with features to provide everything you want on the road. Let’s start under the hood where the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro is powered by a 5.7-Liter i-FORCE V8 DOHC 32-Valve Engine which creates 381hp and 401 lb-ft of torque. The Sequoia comes equipped with standard features such as TOW/HAUL Mode, a 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i), and sequential shift mode and uphill/downhill shift logic. The Highlander Platinum runs on a 3.5-Liter V6 Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC) 24-Valve D-4S Injection Atkinson Cycle-capable engine which creates 295hp and 263 lb-ft of torque. The 2020 Toyota Highlander is standardly-equipped with a Direct Shift-8AT 8-speed automatic transmission electronically controlled.

The Gas mileage advantage goes to the Highlander which can get up to 29mpg on the highway, while in the Sequoia you can expect up to 17mpg on the highway. (source: toyota.com)

2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia Interior

Design Highlights

Load everything up and head on out. It is simple to do in both the 2020 Sequoia TRD Pro or the 2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum. Both vehicles are standard-equipped with seven-passenger seating, which includes second-row captain’s chairs that make it easy to gain access to the third-row seats. On the exterior, the 2020 Toyota Sequoia will light up your night with standard LED low and high-beam headlamps with auto on/off feature, while the Highlander has LED projector headlights with Adaptive Front-lighting System (AFS) and auto leveling with LED-strip Daytime Running Lights (DRL). Both model’s wheels are similar but have some subtle differences as the Highlander comes standard with 20-inch alloy wheels, while the Sequoia has 18-inch Black BBS® forged-aluminum TRD Pro alloy wheels. When you and your family’s adventures require more, both the Highlander and Sequoia have got your back. The Highlander comes standard with one-touch open/close with jam protection and the Sequoia features a Power tilt/slide moonroof with sliding sunshade, and a power panoramic view moonroof with sunshade.

2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia Technology

Technology Highlights

Enjoy your ride in either of these models with intelligent, intuitive technology that help make every day and every drive as smooth as you deserve. Both the 2020 Sequoia TRD Pro and 2020 Highlander Platinum come standard with Premium Audio with Dynamic Navigation and JBL® w/Clari-Fi® which includes: Dynamic Voice Recognition, hands-free phone capability and music streaming via Bluetooth® wireless technology, Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®. There are, however, some small differences in how this smart tech can be viewed. The Highlander comes standard with a 12.3-inch touch-screen while the Sequoia features a 7-inch touch-screen. Toyota’s top priority in these SUVs is that they were designed for safety. The Sequoia comes with Toyota Safety Sense™, which gives drivers and passengers peace of mind with Lane Departure Alert, Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. The Highlander includes Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0, which includes Pre-Collision System With Low-Light Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist and Lane Tracing Assist. Technology that keeps up with you, it all comes standard in the 2020 Highlander Platinum and 2020 Sequoia TRD Pro.

Features & Specs: 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro vs Highlander Platinum

2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro VS. 2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum
5.7L i-FORCE V8 DOHC 32-Valve Engine Engines 3.5L V6 (DOHC) 24-Valve D-4S Injection Atkinson Cycle-Capable Engine
6-speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission Transmissions Direct Shift-8AT 8-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic Transmission
381hp, 401 lb-ft torque Horsepower
295hp, 263 lb-ft torque
LED Low-And High-Beam Headlights (Standard) Exterior Lighting LED Projector Headlights (Standard)
18-Inch Black BBS® Forged-Aluminum TRD Pro Alloy Wheels Wheels 20-Inch Alloy Wheels
Power Tilt/Slide Moonroof With Sliding Sunshade Sunroof Power Panoramic View Moonroof With Sunshade
7-Inch Touchscreen(Standard)
Toyota Safety Sense™ P (Standard)
Multimedia 12.3-Inch Touchscreen (Standard)
Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 (Standard)
Standard Apple CarPlay
Android Auto
Integrated Backup Camera (Standard) Cameras Bird’s Eye View Camera With Dynamic Gridlines (Standard)

Compare the 2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia In-Person

With so much to love about both the 2020 Toyota Highlander and 2020 Toyota Sequoia we expect you’ll want to compare them side-by-side for yourself. Bob Howard Toyota invites you to visit us online or in-person to schedule your 2020 Toyota Highlander vs Sequoia test drive in Oklahoma City, OK. Our friendly team members are standing by to answer all your questions about pricing, availability, features, performance, and more on this popular matchup. Contact us today.

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