Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has launched a new Toyota Fortuner Automatic variant with a 5 speed Auto ‘box. The new variant replaces the 4 Speed AT variant.
Also, the TRD Sportivo kit, which was available as a ‘Limited Edition’ till now, has been made standard on the popular SUV. Such is the popularity of the Fortuner that the manufacturer has sold more than 41,000 units since Aug 2009, when the car was launched.
The Fortuner TRD Sportivo kit contains a aerodynamically front bumper spoiler, a rear roof spoiler, TRD Sportivo badges and a rear bumper spoiler. The Fortuner TRD Sportivo is available in three dual tone colours – Super White + Grey, Silver + Grey and White Pearl Mica + Grey.
Commenting on the new introduction Mr. Sandeep Singh, Deputy Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Marketing and Commercial said “Further adding to Fortuner’s strength of unmatched road presence and luxury, we have now introduced the 5 speed automatic transmission. The 4×2 automatic transmission is extremely popular, it has been highly appreciated by the customers. The 5 speed AT will further add to the drive quality and comfort. We introduced the Fortuner TRD Sportivo as a limited edition in October last year. Looking at the overwhelming response and its popularity, we have now regularized this grade for all those looking for a unique sporty image. The bookings will open starting 18thJan 2013.We thank all our customers for their response because of which Fortuner continues to be an undisputed leader ever since its launch in 2009 in India.”
The new introductions are priced at-
4×2 AT (with 5 speed) – Rs 22,33,000/- (ex showroom Delhi)
4×2 AT TRD Sportivo (with 5 speed) – Rs 22,93,000/- (ex showroom Delhi)
4×2 MT TRD Sportivo – Rs 21,96,668/- (ex showroom Delhi)