The Toyota’s Fortuner facelift is set with the global unveil to showcase the refreshed model.
The event will likely to happen in Thailand on coming June 4.
The Fortuner is one of the popular selling SUVs in the global market as well as in India.
It has been due for an update for a while now. The upcoming Toyota Fortuner facelift is expected to get fresh set of cosmetic and feature updates.
Here’s All You Need to Know About Toyota Fortuner Novel Look?
The facelifted Fortuner has all-new front bumper and grille style.
It has restyled headlamps with LED lights and a slightly sporty reshaped bonnet.
The sporty detailing in the form of a new roof-mounted spoiler, roof rails, blacked-out skid plates and single tip exhaust.
The Toyota SUV will also get new-look 17-inch alloy wheels and ath the back re-profiled LED tail-lamps.
There are significant changes to the rear bumper too.
These updates will bring the Fortuner’s design more in-line with the newer Toyota SUVs like the RAV4 .
Coming to interior, you can expect the Fortuner to get a more advanced infotainment system, more enhanced upholstery along with other minor cosmetic tweaks.
It includes modern connectivity features that will enhance the ownership experience.
Will the Facelifted Fortuner Get New Engines?
Mechanically, the Toyota Fortuner Novel Look will come with a more powerful iteration of the 2.8-litre diesel engine but that is in overseas market.
There has been rumors that the new engine will make upwards of 200hp . That is up by 23 around from the current power figure of 177hp.
In India, it is not clear for the moment whether the updated version of the engine comes or not.
As Toyota had only recently upgraded the car to BS6-model.
The good news is before the Toyota Fortuner facelift probably launch in India.
Toyota is expected to introduce a new ‘Special Edition’ model of the SUV. Which is also currently available on sale in India.
Coming back to enginies,the SUV for India will continue with the current 2.8-litre diesel and 2.7-litre petrol engines.
When Will Toyota Fortuner Novel Look Launch in India?
The Toyota Fortuner always has been one of the best selling models of the company in the Indian as well as international markets.
The facelifted Fortuner is expected to come packed with features making it a complete package.
The all-new refreshed Fortuner will be available on sale in Thailand first.
After then followed by other international markets.
For India, we have to wait for long as expected the launch of the new Toyota’s SUV only next year.
In related news, Toyota and Maruti are all ready to take their partnership to the next level by second launch.
Maruti Suzuki has announced that they will start delivering the Vitara Brezza compact-SUV to Toyota Kirloskar Motor as part of the alliance between both brands.
The second model to emerge from Toyota and Suzuki’s merger will be Toyota Vitara Brezza– expected to be named ‘Urban Cruiser’.
A while ago, Maruti supplied its Suzuki Baleno to Toyota under the Suzuki and Toyota’s partnership. Toyota rebadged Maruti Baleno was launched in June 2019 – The Toyota Glanza.
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