Currently, there are only a small number of minivans in the market that can even measure equal to Toyota sienna because the model has set extremely high standards in terms of both performance and design. This iconic model of Toyota was first introduced by the Japanese giant in 1998 as a replacement for the Toyota Previa. Since introduction, this model has been considered one among the longest surviving vehicles of Toyota and it has a huge worldwide customer base.
For the past two decades, the Toyota Sienna has received many updates, and the current model is the third generation in its series. Keeping the current competition in the industry in mind, Toyota feels to keep its flagship model Sienna up to date, hence this redesign for the model year 2017. The new 2017 Toyota Sienna is expected to take a huge step forward in terms of both design and performance.
2017 Toyota Sienna Changes, Exterior
When it comes to the external design, it is anticipated to come with a simple, but with a touch of stylishness, missed by the earlier models. This time, Toyota has taken much effort to offer its 2017 Sienna redesign a sleeker and sharper look than the earlier versions in its lineup. The new vehicle is estimated to come outfitted with a grille structure with a mesh, similar to the shape of an inverted trapezoid.
The new Toyota Sienna 2017 front fascia of the vehicle will be adorned with big-size headlamps, designed with the LED expertise, which will be rectangular and sharper than before. There will be a little increase in dimensions and there will a considerable weight reduction due to the liberal use of frivolous alloys in the construction. The back part of the vehicle is not much modified and it comes with the same styled taillights and the bumper.
The new 2017 Toyota Sienna interior has got some minor tweaks in its size. The cabin of the new vehicle will be more spacious than before and it will be fairly comfortable to offer a hassle-free ride to its occupants. All seats inside the cabin are made of high class materials with premium leather and flexible materials to offer an aristocrat look to the cabin.
The higher end models are provided with the inside heating mechanism. The new vehicle would also be outfitted with the majority of the technologically sophisticated devices, such as a high-tech navigation system, surround sound system, multi-zone temperature control, etc.
2017 Toyota Sienna Engine
As the 2017 Sienna is expected to be mostly exercised as a family minivan, Toyota has plans to equip the vehicle with a powerful engine to offer a higher performance and a lesser fuel consumption. Although the automaker has not yet confirmed the type of power plant, it is expected that the new Sienna would be equipped with a V6 engine with the displacement of 3.5 liters.
This would deliver the vehicle the required power of 300 BHP and a maximum torque output of 250 pounds per foot. The engine will be combined with a six-velocity preprogrammed transmission system. With the intention of making the vehicle suitable for both on road and off road conditions. Toyota has offered its next gen Sienna with the all-wheel drive system.
The expected city and freeway mileage of the vehicle will be 20 mpg and 25 mpg respectively. There is rumors that should be 2017 Toyota Sienna hybrid version, but it is not officially confirmed yet.
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Base cost and the date of release
The 2017 Toyota Sienna release date will be somewhere during the fourth quarter of 2016 with the price range $ 35,000 – $ 50,000.