Toyota India has launched the 2016 Fortuner SUV at an introductory price of Rs. 25.92 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, New Delhi) in the country. The SUV comes in a total of six variants: Petrol 4X2 MT, Petrol 4X2 AT, Diesel 4X2 MT, Diesel 4X2 AT, Diesel 4X4 MT, and Diesel 4X4 AT. The bookings for the 2016 Toyota Fortuner is already open at all company authorized dealers at a deposit of Rs. 2 Lakhs. Just so you know, Toyota Fortuner is the only SUV to come with a petrol powertrain in its segment as none of its competitors have a petrol variant.
Underpinning the all-new TNGA platform as the Innova Crysta MPV, the SUV is lighter and efficient than the preceding model. It flaunts bi-beam LED headlamps and LED tail-lamp cluster. It rides on stylish alloy wheels, while coming with electric tailgate feature as standard. Inside the cabin, the seats are finished in dark brown color, and 2nd & 3rd row have one-touch seats.
Mechanically, the 2016 Fortuner is presented in both petrol and diesel fuel trims with engines being borrowed from the Innova Crysta. The petrol variants are powered by 2.7L 4-cylinder in-line dual VVTi engine which develops maximum power of 164bhp at 5200rpm and 245Nm at 4000rpm. It is offered with a 5-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission, while there is no 4X4 drive system available. Coming to the diesel variants, they house the 2.8L 4-cylinder in-line motor which churns out 174bhp at 3400rpm and 450Nm between 1600-2400rpm. The diesel variants are available with new 6-speed manual as well 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters. The AWD (4X4) system is on offer with the range-topping variants. Below is the variant-wise pricing (Ex. Showroom, New Delhi) of the 2016 Toyota Fortuner:
2016 Toyota Fortuner Petrol 2WD MT - Rs. 25.92 Lakhs
2016 Toyota Fortuner Petrol 2WD AT - Rs. 27.61 Lakhs
2016 Toyota Fortuner Diesel 2WD MT - Rs. 27.52 Lakhs
2016 Toyota Fortuner Diesel 2WD AT - Rs. 29.14 Lakhs
2016 Toyota Fortuner Diesel 4WD MT - Rs. 30.05 Lakhs
2016 Toyota Fortuner Diesel 4WD AT - Rs. 31.12 Lakhs