Toyota Fortuner 4×4 Automatic launched in IndiaPosted On: January 16, 2015 By : AutoLife Team
Toyota India has launched a new top-end variant of the Fortuner SUV in India.The Fortuner has been a market leader in its segment since its launch in 2009 and is better known to be the Real Urban SUV, taking style & luxury to a new level. The Fortuner is built on Toyota’s IMV Platform (Innovative International Multi-purpose Vehicle). Like all IMV series vehicles, the Fortuner is also designed to provide unprecedented satisfaction in terms of comfort, styling, handling, safety, fuel economy, and environmental sensitivity.The Toyota Fortuner 4×4 Automatic is powered by a 3.0-litre, four cylinder, turbo diesel engine which makes 168 bhp of power @3600 rpm and 141 Nm of torque@3400 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed automatic gearbox. The Fortuner is now available in four variants – 4×2 Manual, 4×4 Manual, 4×2 Automatic and 4×4 Automatic.Toyota Kirloskar Motor becomes the first manufacturer in India to standardize front airbags across all models and in all grades in mass automobile segments. The top variant comes with features like all-black interiors, new 12-spoke 17-inch alloy wheels in dark-grey shade, a touchscreen DVD display with navigation system equipped with voice-commands, smoked-headlamp and tail-lamp inserts and two new paint shades on offer – Bronze Mica Metallic and Silver Metallic.
The new Fortuner is priced in the range of INR 24.17-26.49 lakh.