Toyota Fortuner 2021
Toyota Fortuner 2021 (a facelift) is launched on 6th January. It is upgraded with some exterior and interior changes also engine specifications are quite on a higher side then the previous 2020 version. So now let’s check the details of the upgrades which is been done in Toyota Fortuner 2021.
It has got few revisions on the front side such as the headlights and the housing of fog lamps. Also, it has different front or revised front gryll which now looks like a monster now. The rear bumpers and tail lights are changed a little.
But when we talk of the Legendar Variant you will notice that the rear bumper has a different design also it has different headlights than that of regular variant and use of Black is more on whereas in regular variants use of chrome you will see is in the higher sides.
It offers you variants as an option to choose between –
It is subdivided into two variants according to transmission that it offers:
MT – Manual Transmission
AT – Automatic Transmission
- MT – 30.00 Rs lakhs ex-showroom (petrol)
- MT – 32.50 Rs lakhs ex-showroom (diesel)
- AT – 31.59 Rs lakhs ex-showroom (petrol)
- AT – 34.86 Rs lakhs ex-showroom (diesel)
It is also further sub-dived into 2 variants according to transmission option:
4X4 comes equipped with only diesel engine.
- MT- 35.16 Rs lakhs ex-showroom
- AT- 37.45 Rs lakhs ex-showroom
It comes only with engine option and in 4X2 version – 37.60 Rs lakhs ex-showroom.
Talking of the Engine specifications
It comes with 2 Engine option among that 1 is Diesel and 1 is Petrol.
After the engine stuff lets talk about the dimensions of the vehicle –
Length: 4795 mm
Width: 1855 mm
Height: 1835 mm
Wheel Base: 2745 mm
Ground Clearance: 221mm
Tire Size: 265/60 R18
Boot Space: 296 liters
Fuel Tank Capacity: 80 liters
Also Read: comparision between full sized SUVs in India.
Features (including safety)
Now let’s talk about the features of the SUV variant wise and also including safety:
- ABS – Antilock Braking system
- EBD – Electronic Breaking System
- 7 Airbags
- BA – Break Assist
- VSC – Vehicle Stability Control
- TC – Traction Control
- Hill Assist Control
- Isofix child Seats
- Seat belts With Pretensioner and Load Limiter
- Antitheft Alarm sensors
- Speed sensing Door lock
- Pedestrian Protection System
- Park Assist with front and rear Sensors also rear camera
- Automatic Dual zone AC
- Connected car technology
- Cruise Control
- 8.0 inches touch screen
- 9 JBL speakers
- Ventilated seats (front)
- Driving modes
- All LED lights
- Rear fog lamps
- Electrical adjustable and foldable ORVMs
- Machine finish alloys
All the features of petrol and also includes
- Lockable differential
- Electronic Drive control
- Down Hill assist control
- Power Steering with flow control
- 1 subwoofer and 1 amplifier extra (4WD only)
- It gets some of the extra features such as
- Split Quad Head lamps
- Sequential turn signals
- Dual tone roof
- Ambient Illumination
- Soft upholstery with Metallic accent
- Rear USB Port
- Wireless charger
- Kick Sense Rear door sensors
There is no difference in feature list if you are considering manual or automatic in any of the engines.
It targets the buyers who is in search of full-fledged SUVs which can go off-road and can perform well in the cities with a good comfort and features.
So, if you will purchase this vehicle for off-roading the diesel 4X4 should the one you should pick as it offers you many extra features which will help you in off roading.
But if you are searching for less off-roading and mostly on the road comfortable ride go for petrol engines as it will be little less noisy and will feel less vibrations inside the cabin after a long run (say 2 or 3 years).
Legender Variant is for the people who loves the tech and some rich materials used inside the car.
It is basically the competitor of Ford Endeavor and MG Gloster. In its Segment Toyota Fortuner is king since years specially in India when it comes to sales figure.
Also read: Review of Mg Gloster
For Walk around video of Toyota Fortuner click this link
Credits: Car Quest (Youtube)