At the 2017 Bangkok International Motor Show, Toyota Motors Thailand today is launching the new Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo.
Apart from the Toyota Vios with Dual VVT-i + CVT tech which has introduced recently, the TRD Sportivo is the latest offering in the Thai auto market.
TRD Sportivo is the latest offering in the Thai auto market.
The Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo has a different look with a tougher appearance and suspension. Toyota Motor Asia Pacific Engineering & Manufacturing Co., Ltd (TMAP-EM) in Thailand is in charge of the model's design.
In addition to the tougher appearance, the new vehicle also looks sportier and bears a distinct style. Specifically, this Sportivo is furnished with a huge front bumper, a front grille with the striking Toyota insignia and a TRD Sportivo badge on the tailgate.
In addition, the TRD’s stainless steel exhaust system, tailgate, and floor mats are unique features of this new SUV. A black roof and 20-inch TRD black-painted alloy wheels also drive the car’s sportiness.
The price of the new Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo will start at 1,679,000 Baht (₱ 2,447,833).
Concerning the exterior color, both White Pearl CS and Attitude Black Mica are available for the customers.
The interior design of the Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo is the mixture of red and black leather.
The interior design of the Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo is the mixture of red and black leather. The dashboard possesses an exclusive design with red stitching, dark silver trim. Furthermore, the car also gets JBL audio system with 11 speakers and T-Connect all-new navigation system in a 7-inch touchscreen. Especially, the Sportivo plush seats are splendidly equipped in the car.
In terms of powertrain, the new Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo only uses a 2.8-litre 1GD-FTV turbo-diesel engine delivering 177 PS (130 kW) and 450 Nm of torque. This engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, while a 4WD system is optional.
Here are some pictures of the new Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo at BIMS 2017: