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Kirloskar motors have launched the Toyota Fortuner facelift in the Indian market with the starting price of Rs 29.99 Lakhs and Fortuner top model price in India goes up to Rs 37.58 Lakhs ex-showroom Delhi.
The new 2021 Toyota Fortuner is quite an attractive designed SUV. Awesome looks from exterior, Solid body frame, great and sharp looking design. Obviously the road presence, the Toyota Fortuner is a kind of SUV that really turns your head into it. Toyota Fortuner is a 7 seater premium SUV that competes against Ford Endeavour, MG Gloster mainly.
Exterior & Interior Design
As we discussed great road presence and sharp design is the core view aspect towards the new Toyota Fortuner. Let’s see what are the features or attractions the Toyota Fortuner involves in its exterior. The Exterior features include LED headlamps and LED DRLs, a Sharp and sporty smaller grille, Redesigned front and rear bumpers, LED Tail Lamps. An 18-inch Alloy wheel in side profile is an added feature.
When it comes to the interior the 2021 Toyota Fortuner gets a number of updates. The features include Cruise control, Wireless Charging, a 360-Degree Camera, 8 inch Touch Screen Infotainment System with Apple car play and Android Auto connectivity, Connected car tech, Premium JBL 10 Speaker music system.
Fortuner is a 7 seater SUV with huge cabin space in 1st and 2nd row and when it comes to the 3rd row the seating is only comfortable for children. MG Gloster has a great cabin space in 3rd row in the segment when it is compared to other competitors.
Toyota Fortuner top model price in India (On-road)
Toyota Fortuner is available in 7 different models which are classified on the basis of Engine, and transmission options.
There are 2 types of engines in the 2021 Toyota Fortuner. 2.8 Litre Diesel engine which generates 201 bhp of power and 420 Nm of peak torque. A 2.7 Litre Petrol mill is another option that produces 164bhp of power and 245 Nm of maximum torque. Both the engines are paired to either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
Fortuner 2.7 Petrol 4×2 MT – 2694 cc, Petrol, Manual – 39.00 lakhs
Toyota Fortuner Top Model Price in India –Petrol Variant
Fortuner 2.7 Petrol 4×2 AT – 2694 cc, Petrol, Automatic – 41.00 Lakhs
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 Diesel 4×2 MT- 2755 cc, Diesel, Manual, – 42.15 Lakhs
Fortuner 2.8 Diesel 4×2 AT- 2755 cc, Diesel, Automatic – 45.11 Lakhs
Fortuner 2.8 Diesel 4×4 MT- 2755 cc, Diesel, Manual, – 45.50 Lakhs
Toyota Fortuner Top Model Price in India – Diesel Variants
Fortuner 2.8 Diesel 4×4 AT- 2755 cc, Diesel, Automatic – 48.38 Lakhs
Fortuner Legender 2.8 Diesel 4×2 AT – 2755 cc, Diesel, Automatic – 49.02 Lakhs
Toyota Fortuner 2021 Drive
There is a big change in the New 2021 Toyota Fortuner is the updated 201hp engine that gets nearly 450 nm of torque. This increased power is achieved through using a more powerful nozzle turbo, the peak of torque now comes from just 1,600rpm.
We should say that the new Toyota Fortuner is with a more responsive engine with extra driving modes i.e, Eco, Normal, and Sport. The approximate Service Cost for Toyota Fortuner is Rs. 31,800 (in 5 years ). When it comes to warranty, Toyota India offers 3 years or 100,000 kilometers of warranty whichever comes first. The warranty period will be applicable from the date of delivery.
A car with the starting price of Rs 29.99 lakhs ex-showroom and on-road with 39.lakhs should provide top-notch safety. The 2021 Toyota Fortuner’s Safety features include Front dual SRS Airbags, Anti Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) Front disc breaks, Seat belt reminders, and so on.
Toyota Fortuner Cons
You may feel lots of body roll & Heavy steering at a lower speed
Still missing a Sunroof, 3rd raw Powered folding seats, Auto wipers, and an electronic parking brake.
The quality of some materials used in the interior is not up to the mark
Fortuner is an expensive car already and now it got even more expensive Fortuner’s Top Model Price in India is near 50 Lakhs.
As we said Fortuner is overpriced in some way, and let’s see the prices of Toyota Fortuner’s rivals.
The Flagship SUV of Ford in India is the Ford Endeavour –the price starting from 29.99 Lakhs and goes up to 35.45 Lakhs (ex Showroom)
The Chinese Monster Morris Garages (MG) Gloster – the price starting from 29.98 Lakhs and goes up to 35.58 Lakhs (ex-showroom).
The exact price difference you can analyze from the top models of these SUVs.
Should Buy or Not ?
The 2021 Fortuner is the fastest or you can say it is the quickest SUV in the segment when it’s compared to its super rivals like Ford endeavor and MG Gloster. Toyota Fortuner takes 11 seconds to hit 0-100 kph. The new Fortuner got small changes to its suspension and this will give a feel of little comfort but not as expecting and ride and handling not changed that much.
Toyota brand has its value and Toyota Cars spare parts and reselling Value are non-comparable to its rivals or to other car brands. All over it’s a sport sexy big SUV if you have some money to spend and you are looking for a good SUV then go for it But make sure to take a test drive before.