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2007 Toyota Sequoia vs. 2012 Nissan Note

To start off, 2012 Nissan Note is newer by 5 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 Toyota Sequoia. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 Toyota Sequoia would be higher. At 4,664 cc (8 cylinders), 2007 Toyota Sequoia is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Toyota Sequoia (274 HP) has 185 more horse power than 2012 Nissan Note. (89 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2007 Toyota Sequoia should accelerate faster than 2012 Nissan Note. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Toyota Sequoia weights approximately 58 kg more than 2012 Nissan Note. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2007 Toyota Sequoia is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2012 Nissan Note. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2007 Toyota Sequoia will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. 2007 Toyota Sequoia has automatic transmission and 2012 Nissan Note has manual transmission. 2012 Nissan Note will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2007 Toyota Sequoia will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2007 Toyota Sequoia 2012 Nissan Note
Make Toyota Nissan
Model Sequoia Note
Year Released 2007 2012
Body Type SUV Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4664 cc 1386 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 274 HP 89 HP
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 8 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1110 kg 1052 kg
Vehicle Length 5190 mm 4083 mm
Vehicle Width 2010 mm 1691 mm
Vehicle Height 1930 mm 1550 mm
Wheelbase Size 3010 mm 2600 mm


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