Toyota Kirloskar Motor has launched the Fortuner TRD Sportivo at Rs 31,01,500 ex-showroom, Delhi. The Fortuner TRD Sportivo is all about visual upgrades inspired by Toyota Racing Development.
The vehicle gets sporty front & rear bumpers, rear spoiler, TRD radiator grille & lower grille cover, TRD body graphics, TRD Sportivo Badge, 18-inch TRD alloy wheels, and red contrast stitching on the interiors.
As before, the TRD Sportivo is offered only in the 4×2 AT variant, and comes only in Pearl White exterior colour.
No mechanical changes under the hood. The 2.8-litre (2,755 cc) 4-cylinder turbo diesel motor makes 177 PS at 3,400 rpm and 450 Nm of torque between 1,600-2,400 rpm, paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.
The vehicle gets automatic Bi-beam LED headlights with DRLs, LED fog lamps, 7-inch touchscreen with navigation, automatic climate control, automatic power tailgate with height adjust memory & jam protection, 7 SRS airbags, ABS with EBD, Brake Assist, 4 disc brakes, Vehicle stability control (VSC), Hill Start Assist Control (HAC), Active traction control, Park Assist and more.
Since its launch in 2009, the Fortuner has been dominating the SUV segment in the country selling over 1,18,000 units, conquering about 75% of the market share. The upgraded Fortuner that was introduced in November last year has received a phenomenal response with average monthly sales of over 2,000 units and cumulative sales of over 21,000 units, the company said.
“The ‘Fortuner TRD Sportivo’ will add more excitement to brand Fortuner. It will certainly make the SUV look sportier and also impose the brand’s cult on-road presence and unbeatable performance by providing exclusivity to our customers.” – Akitoshi Takemura, Senior Vice President, TKM.