Toyota Fortuner – Power and performance with Japanese precision


Toyota Cars have been extremely popular with automobile enthusiasts in India. The engineering perfection in Toyota cars commands a premium price as compared to the competitors and buyers are pay that happily. The famous Japanese car maker has delivered one blockbuster after another and across various segments and as a result people eagerly wait for new launches and upgrades from Toyota.

Toyota Fortuner has been one of the most popular offerings from the company and is amongst the best-selling premium SUVs in India. Standing tall and mighty the Toyota Fortuner definitely goes by its name. With its big stature and muscular looks, the Fortuner seems like a symbol of power. The all new generation of Toyota Fortuner is now the talk of the town in terms of designs and engine specifications.

Toyota Fortuner Engine

Toyota offers the Fortuner with two engine options: 2.7-litre petrol motor and 2.8-litre diesel engine. The petrol engine gives 166PS power and 245Nm torque, without a squeal. The only minus point is the fuel efficiency where the petrol automatic delivers a 10.1 kmpl as claimed by ARAI.

The diesel engine generates maximum power of 174 bhp and peak torque of 450 Nm. The mileage offered by the diesel variant has been estimated at 12.9 kmpl by the ARAI.

However there is an option for customers to opt for manual or automatic transmission as per their choice with a 6-speed gearbox as standard across both the options.


Toyota Fortuner Exteriors

With improved steering and 4 disc brakes the Toyota Fortuner is a complete 4 WD with an impressive appearance. The body roll has been reduced despite this car is longer and wider than the previous generation and is the only SUV which gives a Petrol Engine in the segment. A strong shoulder line and LED Daylight Running Lamps along with an integrated spoiler gives the car a completely different impression than its predecessor.

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Toyota Fortuner Interiors

When it comes to interior luxury, Toyota experience is unmatched with a leather clad cabin, seats providing good lumbar support with absolutely good ergonomic ratios. It sports an all new touch screen Infotainment system as well. In terms of safety, all the variants of the Fortuner come with some excellent features such as ABS, EBD, Hill Assist, Traction Control, Central locking, seven airbags and much more!

Toyota Fortuner Price

Toyota Fortuner Price starts from Rs.27.58 lakh (Ex-Showroom, Delhi) and the top end variant Toyota Fortuner 2.8 4×4 AT is priced at Rs. 33.28 lakh (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)

The previous generation of Toyota Fortuner set a benchmark in the SUV segment and the new generation is still yet to prove it’s worth in the market, only time will tell!