2016 Toyota Fortuner fully revealed – Video
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Confirmed for the Thai market with 3 engines.
Toyota has revealed the second generation 2016 Fortuner in Australia and Thailand simultaneously. The brand has also confirmed engine options and features for the new Fortuner.
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Following are the engine options of the new Fortuner for the Thai market:
- 2.8L diesel engine with 177 PS at 3,400 rpm and 450 Nm of torque at 1,600-2,400 rpm (420 Nm for MT)
- 2.4L diesel engine with 150 PS at 3,400 rpm and 400 Nm of torque at 1,600-2,000 rpm
- 2.7L petrol engine with 166 PS at 5,200 rpm and 245 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm
The 2.8L diesel engine is expected to achieve 12.5 km/l, though the official figure is yet to be revealed. The SUV rides on an improved double wishbone suspension up front and a five-link coil spring suspension at the rear.
Toyota has confirmed that the 2016 Fortuner will get Bi-Beam LED headlights, a DVD player with a touchscreen and Toyota Link connectivity, USB and AUX, automatic AC, 8-way power adjustable driver’s seat, leather wrapped multifunction steering wheel, push button start, paddle shifters, new Optitron instrument cluster, a TFT Multi-information display, one-touch folding for second row seats, 18-inch alloys, electric tailgate, LED taillights and a cooled glovebox.
Safety features include Hill Start Assist Control, TSC (Trailer Sway Control), TCS, ESC, ABS, BA, EBD, reverse camera and parking sensors, 7 airbags and a smart key with an engine immobilizer system. Official images of the interior are yet to be released.