Toyota introduces 2 new Toyota TRD models

February 8th, 2019 by

Did you catch the Chicago Auto Show livestream this week? If so, then you probably saw the introduction of two all-new Toyota TRD models – the new 2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road and the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro. Toyota of N Charlotte is here with the details; we’ve got the scoop on these two all-new Toyotas and what you can expect from them when they arrive later this year!

See what the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro has in store for you 

N Charlotte Toyota TRD Pro

If you want a vehicle that’s luxurious enough to take your day-to-day drive time to a new level but also performance-driven enough to meet your off-roading needs, get ready – you just found it. Here’s what this new N Charlotte Toyota TRD Pro model will offer:

  • TRD cat-back exhaust with a black tip
  • A new TRD-tuned Fox shock absorber suspension system that’s four-wheel independent and has internal bypass shocks
  • Body-on-frame construction
  • A DOHC 5.7L V8 engine that offers 381 horsepower and 401 lb-ft torque
  • Lockable Torsen limited-slip differential and multi-mode four-wheel-drive
  • TRD front skid plates to protect the oil pan and front suspension
  • A 6-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission
  • Seating for 7 with center-row captain’s chairs and a black TRD Pro leather-trimmed interior with contrasting red stitching
  • Exterior paint colors including Magnetic Gray Metallic, Super White, Midnight Black Metallic, and Army Green
  • TRD 18×8″ black alloy forged-aluminum wheels
  • LED headlights and Rigid LED fog lights

The 2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road is ready for anything 

2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD Off-Road

As we’re sure you know, the 2019 Toyota RAV4 was completely redesigned for the new model year. However, Toyota took it up one more level – they created this special Toyota TRD Off-Road Edition so you can tackle the trails with ease. Here are some of the features you’ll find:

  • New TRD off-road suspension with red coil springs, new twin tube shocks, and bump stops
  • 8.6′ ground clearance and shorter front and rear overhangs
  • Sport, Normal, and Eco driving modes
  • Multi-terrain select with mud, sand, snow, rock, and dirt driving modes
  • Hill Start Assist Control and Downhill Assist Control
  • Dynamic Torque Vectoring All-Wheel Drive with rear driveline disconnect
  • An 8-speed automatic direct-shift transmission
  • A Dynamic Force 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with 203 horsepower
  • 18×7″ matte-black alloy TRD wheels with all-terrain tires that are severe-snow rated

And more.

You don’t want to miss what these special edition new Toyota TRD models will have to offer – that’s why you should follow us on social media. We’ll keep you posted as to when they should arrive at our N Charlotte Toyota dealership so you can see them in person and get behind the wheel.

In the meantime, come see the original N Charlotte Toyotas that inspired it all! Test drive the new 2019 Toyota RAV4 or Toyota Sequoia so you can get a feel from behind the wheel. We’re conveniently located just off I-77 at exit 23 in Huntersville.


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