The powerhouse of a car Toyota Fortuner is already an established brand in Indian car market. The much talked about multi utility vehicle built on Toyota Hilux’s platform has taken Indian SUV market by storm and won the hearts of many. Those who look for a sturdy combination of understated masculinity with graceful brawn, Toyota Fortuner is the answer to their prayers. The car is a class apart from other SUV’s crowding Indian roads. For one the car has a huge dimension which makes it look luxuriously eminent and the second reason is the brand Toyota. The Toyota Kirloskar Motors have been part of the action when it comes to revolutionising Indian car market and changing the rules of the volume games with the sweeping success of Toyota Innova and after that Fortuner was the next became the next best thing. The brand Toyota has always had its upside for being known as a reliable and sound quality player in the car market. With all the car companies going orgasmic over the makeover, this hulk of a machine got a few tweaks on the outside and inside to make it look all the more refreshing. Toyota has set the platform for large SUV and Toyota Fortuner SUV has been a trendsetter in its own way. The car is a delight to drive for those who want power and ripe and muscle being exercised at the flick of a finger. The car has taken into account the comfort part well in its stride and is technologically advanced and equipped with futuristic styling and features to give first class comfort to its passengers. The car cabin has an authentic feel to it and the aggressiveness tapers when one steps inside the car cabin and here is welcomed with jubilant comfort at its best. Car is a winner with SUV lovers who want to explore the off road terrain in style and comfort. The security features have been mounted well and give more sturdiness to the car. The car has till now been received well as for the bookings speak for the success of the Fortuner on Indian roads.
The only word that can describe the Toyota Fortuner 4x4 MT is intimidating. The car when rolls on road is received with awe. Going with the trend of Toyota the car has a signature grill and logo in front with an aggressive front fascia which is wide but is not subtle. The bonnet has prominent lines and more edgy styling. The fortuner has no curves and hence puts a definite muscular stance upfront. With seventeen inch alloy wheels with twelve spokes completes the side view of the car. body coloured mirrors with turn indicators add style to the look. The tail of the car continues the lines from the front with evident use of chrome to add panache to the strong and bold tail. The cosmetic additions to the outer lines are practical and smart yet add an understated bling to the overall look of the car.
Toyota fortuner is an owners pride when it comes to interiors. The charming dual toned interiors are designed to melt the heart of even the strictest critiques. The luxury with touch of super stylish additions make sure that the inner cabin of the car is fit to carry only the elite. The car is buzzing with features to add extra panache to the cabin. The car sports a lavish leather covered steering wheel which is tilt adjustable. Electronic multi tripmeter, air conditioner with climate control, leather seats with ergonomically satisfying seating system is what makes interiors superior than the other counterparts. The centre console looks smart with mock wood and knick knacks added to enhace storage space are not hard on eyes.
The Toyota Fortuner 4×4 MT is powered 3.0 litre litre diesel engine which has a displacement of 2982cc and churns out a massive power of 168bhp at 3600rpm and a maximum torque of 343Nm at 1400-3400 rpm. The engine comes with direct injection system and is economically good. The massive engine doesn’t lets you down when it comes to steep terrain. The car touches 100kmph in 9.61 seconds. With a massive engine under the hood the car delivers 7kmpl in the traffic infested city roads and an easy 11kmpl on the highway.
The car comes fitted with double wishbone suspension in front and the rear suspension system is 4-link with lateral rod. The car has ventilated disc brakes in front and leading trailing drum brakes for the rear. The car also comes fitted with anti lock brake system with electronic brake distribution system which ensures that the car doesn’t skid on difficult terrain. The ride quality is superior than most of the cars and handling is better in sense of quality and comfort.
The car has all the technologically advanced safety features which make sure that the ride is of superior quality yet safe. The car comes fitted with airbags in the front, day and night rear view which ensure smart safe ride. The customary anti theft alarm and front and side impact beams are an added brownie points to the whole package.
The car has plush seats in which are comfortable with leather upholstery and have cubby holes in the interior to provide enough storage space. The well lit cabin with front and rear reading lamps with accessory power outlet ensures comfort at its best. Fortuner is a benchmark when it comes to seating style and headroom and leg space which makes the long journeys a wonderful experience. Other customary technosavvy features are inbuilt with amazing audio system mounted on central console to give a sporty yet chic appeal to the inside of the car. the car has cruise control and makes it a perfect wagon of luxury with sense to its drive quality.
The car holds thunder under its bonnet which comes with luxury in stance with superior ride quality and brand name which is established and reliable.
The car has a high price tag.
The mechanism by which power is transmitted from the engine to the wheels.Transmission type could be Manual,Automatic, Continuously Variable Transmission, or Semi-Automatic.
The maximum amount of fuel that the engine can burn in one complete cycle of all the cylinders together.
The amount of work the engine can do over a period of time. It is measured in Horsepower. One Horsepower is equal to the energy needed to lift 550 pounds at a height of one foot for one second. 1 PS=1.01387 bhp.
The maximum power output the engine can
produce over a particular range of speed.
Sudden braking at high speeds can cause the brakes to lock up and the car to skid. The electronic sensors in the Anti Lock braking System rapidly pressurize and depressurize the brakes, thus stopping them from locking up.
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