From this year, Nightshade Edition is based on the Limited trim level. For that reason, the upcoming 2021 Toyota Sequoia Nightshade SUV will be a premium SUV. Sequoia is a full-size SUV, and it will get this blacked-out treatment. The Nightshade Edition has been present for several years but on the Camry and Corolla models.
Moreover, 4Runner and Sienna minivan are also offering this version. Now, Sequoia is getting one, finally. This package brings darkened features with small design modifications. New exterior features are available along with the black leather interior. We can expect this model later this year.
What the 2021 Sequoia Nightshade Has to Offer?
The forthcoming 2021 Toyota Sequoia Nightshade comes with a dark exterior. Basically, everything on this SUV is blacked-out, including the interior. That means the black leather seats are available as standard. Moreover, darkened chrome badging and body moldings are in the offer as well. Furthermore, Sequoia Nightshade offers black lower grille and fog light bezels.
You can have this SUV in Midnight Black Metallic or Magnetic Gray Metallic exterior paints. Additionally, you can go for the optional Blizzard Pearl color. The interior is full of leather upholstery, and front seats are available with heating option. Power liftgate, power-folding third-row seats, and premium sound system are available like on the regular Limited trim level.
This body-on-frame SUV will once again offer a room for eight passengers. New 2021 Toyota Sequoia Nightshade will remain a full-size model that comes with reliability and versatility. Moreover, Sequoia Nightshade will be a premium SUV. It weighs almost three tons, thanks to its larger powertrain option.
Sequoia will offer a Toyota Safety Sense-P as standard. This safety suite comes with aids such as pedestrian detection, auto emergency braking, and collision warning. Moreover, adaptive cruise control and lane departure warning are available as well.
Engine Specs, Fuel Economy, Transmission
Sequoia’s standard engine will be available in this special edition. It is a 5.7-liter V8 gasoline powertrain. Thanks to that, the new 2021 Toyota Sequoia Nightshade will produce 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft of torque. A 6-speed automatic transmission is offered as standard. Thanks to this setup, Sequoia SUV is capable of towing almost 7,500 pounds.
The potent V8 engine comes with a variable valve timing system, and the rear-wheel-drive system is standard once again. However, a part-time four-wheel-drive is available as an option. Lastly, this engine delivers 13 mpg in the city and 17 mpg on the highway.
2021 Toyota Sequoia Nightshade Price and Release Date
The approaching 2021 Toyota Sequoia Nightshade will be sold in 2,500 copies. The sales should start later this year as a model for 2021. The price is not available yet. However, the SR5 trim level starts at $50,000 and the range-topping TRD Pro at $64,500.
Thanks to that, Nightshade Edition could start at about $55,000. As we said, Nightshade treatment will be also available on models such as Corolla, Camry, 4Runner, and Sienna. On top of that, Tacoma and Tundra are also offering this version from this year.