A new variant of Toyota Fortuner launched, know price and features

Toyota Motor has launched the updated 2022 Fortuner in Thailand.

Toyota Motor has launched the updated 2022 Fortuner in Thailand. In India too, the SUV has now got a new top-of-the-range variant called the Fortuner Leader.

The new Toyota Fortuner model is offered in three variants - Leader G, Leader V2WD, and Leader V 2WD.

Which are priced at 1,371,000 baht (Rs 29.85 lakh), 1,490,000 bhat (Rs 32.42 lakh) and 1,560,000 baht (Rs 33.94 lakh) respectively.

The new Toyota Fortuner Leader gets a new design with new front and rear bumpers, black rear door trim, black side steps, and new 18-inch alloy wheels.

The new leader gets automatic climate control, PM 2.5 air filter, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment, Toyota Connect connectivity system and paddle shifters

The new Leader includes features like blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, 6-position parking sensors, a 360-degree camera, brake assist, and hill start assist.

The new Fortuner Leader is powered by a 2.4-litre 4-cylinder diesel engine that churns out 150 hp at 3,400 rpm and 400 Nm of peak torque at 1,600 - 2,000 rpm.

This engine comes mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The SUV is available in both 2-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive options.

The Fortuner Leader is available in 6 colors - Dark Blue Metallic, Emotional Red, Platinum White Pearl, Silver Metallic, Dark Gray Metallic and Attitude Black.

The new Fortuner Leader may also knock in the Indian markets, although there is no confirmation on this yet.