Toyota Fortuner TRD Limited Edition Launched, Price Starts From 34.98 Lakh
Toyota Kirloskar India has launched the TRD limited edition of Fortuner SUV ahead of its facelift version. Here the TRD stands for "Toyota Racing Development". This special variant is only available with the diesel engine. Its ex-showroom price starts from Rs 34.98 lakh for the 4×2 diesel-automatic and goes to Rs 36.88 lakh for the 4×4 diesel-automatic version. It costs Rs 2.45 lakh more than its standard diesel variant.
Toyota Fortuner TRD Edition: How it is different from other variants?
This latest but limited edition model of Toyota Fortuner consists of many cosmetics upgrades & added features over the standard variants. The cosmetics upgrades include spoiler on both front and rear bumpers, black color finished 18-inch alloy wheels, ‘Pearl White’ exterior paint scheme with black roof, dual-tone interior (black and maroon), and TRD badging on various places both inside and outside.
As far as the features are concerned, the Fortuner TRD gets a 360-degree parking camera, auto-folding side mirrors (ORVM), and an illuminated scuff plate over its standard model.
Apart from these, it also carries the features like bi-beam LED projector headlamps, dual-zone climate control, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, powered tailgate with height-adjust memory, 8-way electrically adjustable front seats, cruise control, leather upholstery, paddle shifters and many more, from the variant it is based on.
In terms of safety, it comes equipped with 7 airbags, ABS with EBD, hill hold assist, ISOfix child seat, all four disc brakes, vehicle stability control, brake assist, and as mentioned above a 360-degree parking camera.
Special Technology Package is on offer
The 2020 Fortuner TRD also offers a "Special Technology Package". Under this package, one can get premium equipment like a head-up display, a rear wireless phone charger, air purifier, tire pressure monitoring system, dash camera, and puddle lamps.
2020 Toyota Fortuner TRD is only available with a 2.8-liter diesel engine, mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. This engine generates a maximum power output of 177PS and a peak torque of 450Nm. This powertrain is available with both 4×2 and 4×4 drivetrains.
It misses out the option of a 2.7-liter petrol engine.
The Toyota Fortuner is one of the most beloved full-sized SUV among Indian buyers. This new limited edition will keep customers engaged with Fortuner until the facelift model hits the deaqlerships.
With this special technology package offered with TRD limited edition, the Fortuner unquestionably becomes more strong against its rivals like Ford Endeavour and Mahindra Alturas G4. However, it is important to note that this package will not come as a standard fitment.