?Toyota Fortuner Interior, Exterior and Specifications
Toyota’s premium Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) Fortuner was launched in 2005. Initially it was launched in Thailand; later on it was introduced in other countries like Indonesia, India and many more. The four-wheel drive, is designed by the engineers from Japan and Thailand, based on Toyota Hilux pick-up truck platform. Toyota launched the Fortuner in India in 2009, the model became very much successful and the company had stopped the booking orders for time being due to over demand. The vehicle broke the record of sales and stats of pre-delivery. The seven seat vehicle has muscular body with well-built interiors and dynamic exteriors. Currently, there is only one variant available in India that comes with the displacement of 2982 cc diesel engine with five speed manual gear transmission. The available colors are grey mica metallic, light blue metallic, black mica, super white and silver mica metallic. Toyota Fortuner price in India is somewhere near 19 lac rupees.
Toyota Fortuner Engine and Specifications
The Fortuner is powered with a 3.0 Liter diesel engine with the displacement of 2982 cc. The diesel engine has TDCI D-4D DOHC technology that has the capacity to churn out the maximum power of 161 bhp at the rate of 3400 rpm and maximum torque of 343 nm at the rate of 1400 rpm. Its engineered and designed with four-wheel drive configuration. The exterior measures 4695mm in length, 1845mm in width, 1850mm in height and wheelbase of 2750mm.
Toyota Fortuner stands for high built quality and that assures to deliver sturdy performance. Toyota Fortuner gives the mileage of 10.2 kmpl within the city and 14.6 kmpl in highways but the fuel loss is pretty high while off-roading. However, the off-road ability is exceptional and excellent. The traction control, vehicle stability control delivers stunning suspension dynamics and its rear spoiler brings attractive aerodynamics. Fuel consumption and acceleration are excellent, achieving 100 kmph in 9.61 seconds. The noise and vibration are very mild even at the high speed. The tube less puncture resistant 17″” alloy wheels plays a great role in off-road driving.
Fortuner Exterior, Interior and Safety
The exterior is dynamic with high head and tail lamps, muscular bonnet with sturdy front grille, stunning projector type headlights, chrome plated rear view mirrors, 17″” alloy wheels with wheel covers which make the car very much attractive at the first sight.
It has spacious double-toned interior as it has dual-tone leather upholstery and dashboard. GPS and audio system can be operated by touch screen. Apart from that, it is equipped with climate control AC system, tilt-adjust steering, foldable and flexible seating arrangements, ample of cup-holders and bottle-holders and large boot space.
As safety is concerned, Fortuner is loaded with advanced and innovative safety systems. It is equipped with dual SRS airbags, anti-breaking system with EBD, sturdy body, three-point seat belts, highly mounted stop lamp, unique sonar system and top quality disc brake system.