2017 Toyota Fortuner bombarded in Thailand with numerous updated features

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The best-selling variant Fortuner 2.4V is now offered with 4WD option and rear disc brakes.
In Thailand, Toyota will soon update the feature list of the 2017 Toyota Fortuner containing new equipment and existing features from top-of-the-line models to lower-end grades.  
 
angular front of the 2017 Toyota Fortuner

Toyota will soon update the feature list of the 2017 Toyota Fortuner

The base Toyota Fortuner G trim level is fitted with rear disc brakes and standard silver-finished sideboards. Meanwhile, the V and TRD Sportivo variants will feature LED fog lights and electric seat adjustments for the front passenger. The Fortuner 2.4 V, the best-selling variant of the Fortuner now comes with a 4WD option with auto start-stop, A-TRC traction control, cruise control and a hill assist system as well.
 
side view of the 2017 Toyota Fortuner

The base Toyota Fortuner G trim level is fitted with rear disc brakes and standard silver-finished sideboards

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The Thai-spec 2017 Toyota Fortuner can be available in three engine options: 2GD-FTV 2.4L diesel engine, 1GD-FTV 2.8L diesel engine and 2.7L Dual VVT-i petrol engine. The 2GD-FTV 2.4L diesel unit pushes out 150 hp and 400 Nm of torque. The second engine option offers a higher output of 174 hp and 450 Nm of torque. And the petrol engine churns out 166 hp and a peak torque of 245 Nm. Only the 2.4L variant has a 6-speed manual transmission as standard, the rest of the engine options will be mated to a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
 
electric seat adjustments for the front passenger in the 2017 Toyota Fortuner

The V and TRD Sportivo variants will feature electric seat adjustments for the front passenger

Some sources suggest that the Japanese carmaker will retain some equipment in ongoing models such as Bi-Beam LED projector headlights, LED daytime running lights, electrically adjustable driver’s seat, electric tailgate, T-Connect infotainment system with satellite navigation and reversing camera.

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The pricing for the new 2017 Toyota Fortuner SUV is between ₱ 1,785,678 - ₱ 2,57,0272.
 


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