Those who are familiar with the Toyota Fortuner does not need an explanation how great it is and what this vehicle is capable of. To make the Toyota Fortuner even better, a new version of this model will be launched as the 2017 Toyota Fortuner. The new model will be a powerful vehicle, with different drivetrain options.
2017 Toyota Fortuner – Interior Cabin Specification:
The 2017 Toyota Fortuner has a massive outer body, and because of that, its interior cabin is very spacious. There are 7 seats in this interior cabin to accommodate 7 adult passengers. These seats have been arranged in three-row seating, and there is a lot of leg room. Also, the seats will be upholstered with fine quality materials including leather. Similarly, high-quality material upholstery has been featured throughout the interior cabin. A modern LCD touchscreen display will be included.
The infotainment system will be upgraded along with the navigation system. The design language of this interior cabin will be kept the same. The illumination in its legroom has been improved. Other features in this interior cabin are illumination control, improved climate controlling system, wood and leather finishes, adjustable seats, heads up display, driver memory setting, and telescopic multi-functioning steering wheel.
The exterior body is also similar to its current generation model except its front fascia that looks more beefed up. The air intakes have a large size which is placed in its front grille, and this front bumper has been given a high ground clearance for off-road driving.
The grille and headlights have also been revisited with a metallic finish. Other than that, its body weight will be reduced, and new body-color options will be available.
2017 Toyota Fortuner – Drivetrain and Transmission:
This new Toyota Fortuner will be powered by a 2.8-litre four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine that will produce 130kW of power and 450Nm of torque. Transmission options include a six-speed manual transmission system and a nine-speed automatic transmission system. The base model of this Toyota Fortuner will have two wheel drives as standard, and all-wheel drive will be optional.
Competitors and Fuel Economy:
The new 2017 Toyota Fortuner will be competing with Hyundai Santa Fe and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport. Its overall estimated mileage is going to be 40 miles per gallon.
2017 Toyota Fortuner – Price and Date of Launch:
The price for the new model will be in the range from $47,000 to $55,000. It is said by the car experts that new Toyota Fortuner will be launched by the end of 2016 or probably in early 2017.