2018 Nissan Armada vs 2018 Toyota Sequoia

Comparison image of silver 2018 Nissan Armada and white 2018 Toyota Sequoia

The sport utility market is one of the fastest growing markets in the automotive industry. Car manufacturers are constantly trying to design new crossover models or make improvements to their current models. In the 2018 model year, two full-size SUVs are lapping the competition. Those two vehicles are the Nissan Armada and Toyota Sequoia. These two SUVs feature some of the best performance on the market. With two vehicles that dominate like this, it begs the question. "which one is better?" We will answer this question by comparing these two industry leaders against one another.

Base Engine Comparison

2018 Nissan Armada


2018 Toyota Sequoia

$46,090* Starting MSRP $48,600
5.6L V8 / 7-Speed Automatic Base Engine / Transmission 5.7L V8 / 6-Speed Automatic
390 hp / 394 ft-lbs Engine Power / Engine Torque 381 hp / 401 ft-lbs
14 mpg / 19 mpg** Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 13 mpg / 17 mpg

*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.
**2018 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 14 city / 19 highway for Armada® 4×2, and 13 city / 18 highway for Armada® 4×4. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions – use for comparison only.

Get the 2018 Nissan Armada in Kansas City MO

When you compare both great models against one another, it is clear why they are both sitting at the top of the full-size SUV market! Both models offer excellent engine power while maintaining relatively effective fuel economy. However, the 2018 Nissan Armada does appear to have the edge in this comparison. The 2018 Armada outperforms or matches the 2018 Toyota Sequoia in nearly all the categories highlighted in this comparison.

Towing and Payload Comparison

2018 Nissan Armada


2018 Toyota Sequoia

8 Passengers Seating Capacity 8 Passengers
16.5 Cubic Feet Cargo Space 18.9 Cubic Feet
8,500 Pounds Max Towing 7,400 Pounds
1,724 Pounds Max Payload 1,405 Pounds

If you are interested in learning more about the great features and excellent performance of the 2018 Nissan Armada, contact our sales team at Fenton Nissan of Lee's Summit in Kansas City. We would be more than happy to answer any questions that you might have. Stop by the dealership to test drive the 2018 Armada today!

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