Toyota Sienna 2015 is minivan with capacity enough to accommodate up to 8 passengers. 2015 model year brings couple of changes, which are part of its refreshment for this model year. Changes are mainly made on the inside, and regarding its performance, while exterior stayed pretty much the same with couple of news. Front end grill and headlights are redesigned, while interior received much more upgrades, which addressed its customer’s complains.
Toyota Sienna 2015 changes and features
As we mentioned, changes regarding exterior include revision of the front end, including different grill and headlights. Beside that Sienna is unchanged. Inside, it received couple of interior design upgrades, both in look and material quality.
2015 Toyota Sienna is available in 5 trims, including base L, LE, SE, XLE and Limited. Each one is highly equipped, and 2015 Sienna even offers two seating configurations – for seven or eight passengers, on its LE and XLE trims.
Base Toyota Sienna 2015 L comes with 17-inch alloy wheels, a Towing Prep Package, tri-zone climate control, cruise control, auto on/off headlights, backup camera, tilt/ telescoping steering, height-adjustable driver seat, Bluetooth phone and audio connection, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, sound system with 4 speakers, CD player, a USB/iPod interface and AUX port.
Toyota enhanced safety of the Sienna’s passenger by strengthening the body structure of the vehicle. Seems like this measure helped, since Toyota Sienna 2015 gained top scores in Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tests.
Toyota Sienna 2015 engines and fuel economy
Sienna comes with only one engine option – a 3.5-liter V6 unit capable to deliver up to 266 horsepower and 245 pound-feet of torque. Front wheel drive is standard as well as 6-speed automatic transmission, while all-wheel drive is available, but not on all trims. Japanese car manufacturer also improved Sienna’s suspension, which helped improving the agility of the vehicle.
Fuel economy of the 2015 Sienna is EPA-estimated at 18/25/21 mpg city/hwy/combined with front-wheel drive and 16/23/19 mpg city/hwy/combined.
Toyota Sienna 2015 rivals
Although Sienna minivan has a lot to offer, seems like its rivals also made an effort and offered a lot. Its closest rivals are Honda Odyssey, Kia Sedona and Nissan Quest. If you need a vehicle similar to Sienna but with bigger cargo capacity, check Dodge Grand Caravan, which also gained some valid reviews.
Toyota Sienna 2015 price and release
Price range of the model is very broad. Sienna’s prices go in range of $20,000, with MSRP of $28,600, which is the price tag of base L model. The LE goes from $31,330 up to $37,350, SE from $34,900 up to $39,700, XLE from $35,100 up to $41,000. The ltd models are even pricier and go up to $46,200. Toyota already released its 2015 Sienna, and it can be purchased in dealer showrooms around the world.