Toyota is introducing a new model of its popular SUV Fortuner. The model, named 2019 Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo, was shown by the company to dealers in July. This luxurious SUV is scheduled to be launched on September 12. Toyota Fortune Development (TRD) has designed this Fortuner with a more sporty look than the current model. TRD is a subsidiary of Toyota, which globally modified Toyota cars.
TRD Sportivo, a new Fortuner coming to India, has also been developed by TRD. The brochure of this new model has been leaked before the launch, which has revealed a lot of information about the SUV. Its look will be sporty than the current model, but no changes have been made to the engine. The new-generation Fortuner TRD Sportivo is already sold in Thailand. However, the design of the model coming to India will be slightly different from the model in Thailand.
The Indian model of the Fortuner TRD Sportivo will have a 2.8-liter, 4-cylinder diesel engine. This engine generates 174 hp power and 450 Nm torque. It will get a 6-speed automatic gearbox. Its mileage will be 12.9 kilometers per liter. Petrol engines and manual gearbox options will not be available in the new model. This new model of
New Fortuner Look
Fortuner will come in dual-tone color. Its roof will be in black and body pearl white color. TRD badging has been given in its front and rear to give a different look from regular Fortuner. Apart from this, the design of the new model’s bumper and its grille is also different from the regular Fortuner.