The Toyota Fortuner 2017 becomes the all-new brand that answers everything for all Fortuner lovers in the world. The modern features of SUV come into one inside the new Fortuner. We can see new transmission, design, engine and interior features that make our driving activitiy become enjoyable for our families. That is why 2017 Fortuner will be a good choice for all costumers in every segment. This SUV is expected to reach the beyond expectation of the consumers as stated by Hiroyuki Fukui, President Director of Toyota. It is also supported by several variants that are available now. Let us see them one by one through this article.
Toyota Fortuner 2017 IMV Platform
There are six models or trims of Toyota Fortuner 2017. They are divided into two categories, the VRZ, SRZ and G. The platform of this SUV derives from Innovative International Multi-purpose Vehicle or we can say it simply IMV. For your information, this platform has been already used by its older brother, Toyota Hilux which was launched last year. Based on this platform, it will strengthen the position of Toyota as one of the biggest SUV automakers especially in South East Asia like Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and many more. Moreover, this platform is very flexible especially for big SUV like Fortuner by the way.
Toyota Fortuner 2017 Under the Hood
The engine of Toyota Fortuner 2017 is slightly special than other predecessors. As we can see under its hood, this SUV carries new technology of Variable Nozzle Turbo feature with its Intercooler for diesel engine. Moreover, another engine is also supported by Dual VVT-I that provides better fuel economy for sure. Those engines are also fast in the class. So, what do we get here? They are big and powerful engine that pumps out higher horsepower plus better fuel economy obviously. Both engines are mated with six-speed auto and manual transmissions. The torque is powerful but it is still on low RPM by the way.
Toyota Fortuner 2017 Exterior
When we talk about the new design, it absolutely belongs to all new Toyota Fortuner. The customers will have two new color variants. They are Phantom Brown Metallic which gives elegant exterior and Avant-Garde Bronze Metallic which is classier in the lineup. Meanwhile, the hood for diesel engine will be the same with gasoline engine type. Thanks to the deeper position of the intercooler. On the front, the headlights offer Bi-Beam and LED technologies at once so that they are more integrated each other while working. Overall, the Toyota Fortuner 2017 looks like premium SUV in the class.