We just purchased this car a few days ago and we love it. We actually bought the model with the quad bucket second row seats as we have a 7 year old, a 2 year old and are expecting our 3rd child. We wanted easy access to the 3rd row seats without having to remove a car seat in order to get back there. I love that this car isn't too big nor too small. I drive it with no problem (esp with my blind spot mirrors! I cannot drive without them :) We looked at the GMC Suburban and it was just way too big. We looked at the GMC Acadia and it was too small. We also looked at the GMC Yukon and Chevy Tahoe (as all these vehicles had the 2nd row quad seat option) but there was barely any space in the 3rd row even for a short person like myself to sit in. The Sequioa was really the perfect fit. I love that you can lower the 3rd row seats with the push of a button and visability is great. Gas mileage...well as everyone has stated, it's terrible but what can you expect from a 5.7L V8? All in all, a great car for a large family and also for towing our 26 ft. boat :) It sure beats a minivan!
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2008 Toyota SequoiaRyu - Fontana, CA09/26/2012
The first thing that's great about the 2008 Sequoia is its looks. Compared to other full size SUV out there, the Sequoia looked like it was molded from one block of metal rather than throwing a camper shell on a truck such as the Yukon, Suburbans, Expedition etc...
Second is its spacious interior and compartments. In addition to it, the Seqouia towing capability is exceptional.
Third, the reliability and safety of a Toyota product. You will not regret buying this SUV.
2007 Toyota SequoiaRKVermont - Vermont08/25/2010
We found our Sequoia in Virginia and purchased almost two years ago.
What can I say - the car is great in every way. Space, comfort, utility, appointment appearance...... truly an excellent vehicle all around.
We are grandparents and from time to time have had two car seats installed and hauled a TON of luggage and kid stuff with us.
10 - 12 hours on the road with this is nothing. AWD and Antilocks make this the safest thing around.
Find one and make it yours - you will not be sorry!
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