The 2020 Toyota Fortuner will continue to be a feature-loaded SUV. There are some who want new features on this SUV and they will get it soon in the form of an updated instrument cluster with  Android Auto – Apple Carplay, new alloy wheels, new bumpers, new interior upholstery and much more. The new Fortuner will be a much better SUV than its predecessors and this SUV and is also extremely competitive. It will look and feel premium. In addition to that its intimidating look will also continue. The Fortuner has recently got an update with an infotainment system. This show that the company is inclined to keep their car updated for its customers. The 2020 Toyota Fortuner will be more feature-packed and see some mechanical improvments. Scroll down to find out.

Fortuner 2018

The Fortuner has been dominating the SUV market since its launch in 2009. The Fortuner with its bold design and imposing presence gives a distinctively new driving experience and delivering Toyota’s legendary promise of Quality, Durability and Reliability (QDR). Sought after for both off-roading and city driving, the Fortuner with its tough and cool image has made it a popular choice as a family vehicle and off-roader alike. Riding on the success till now, this enhanced version will be a good choice.

New features like an updated touchscreen system will be seen here. The 2020 Toyota Fortuner will get 7 airbags, ABS with EBD and Brake Assist. What more will the 2020 Fortuner pack in? Read further to know more.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Launch

Toyota Fortuner Price
LaunchApril 2020

The launch of the 2020 Fortuners will be around the month of April or May in the year 2020. This is understandable as the vehicle received some minor updates in August 2019. There is no official news on the launch of this vehicle.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Price in India

Toyota Fortuner Price (ex-showroom)
VariantPrice
2.7 2WD MT2694 cc, Manual, PetrolRs.28.23 Lakh
2.7 2WD AT2694 cc, Automatic, PetrolRs.29.82 Lakh
2.8 2WD MT2755 cc, Manual, DieselRs.30.84 Lakh
2.8 2WD AT2755 cc, Automatic, DieselRs.32.5 Lakh
2.8 4WD MT2755 cc, Manual, DieselRs.32.8 Lakh
2.8 4WD AT2755 cc, Automatic, DieselRs.34.0 Lakh

The price of 2020 Toyota Fortuner will increase by 10%. This is the result of the BS6 norms which have resulted in significant changes in the engine. These do not translate into any direct increases in the performance. They will only reduce emissions. Buying a Fortuner before the BS6 norms would be a better option as it will give you a vehicle which is same and costs lesser. The localization levels will increase. It will use to absorb the raw material rising costs. The 2020 petrol Fortuner will have two variants, manual and automatic. The diesel will continue to have five variants, manual 4×2, manual 4×4, automatic 4×2, automatic 4×4. The TRD Sports variant also will be available soon.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Key Features

  • AdvancedTouchscreen system
  • Electric Sunroof
  • New 18-inch alloy wheels
  • 4WD with high and low range
  • Cruise control
  • Leather upholstery
  • Electric tailgate release
  • 8-way electric adjustable driver’s seat
  • 9-inch infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity

Fortuner-Get-New infotainment

This car has recently got some new updates. These are addons in terms of media which do not require any new major changes. The new features included in the Toyota Fortuner are as follows. These are available in the diesel derivatives on the 4×2 AT, 4×2 MT and 4×4 AT trims.

  • Passenger side power seat
  • Anti-theft alarm with glass break and ultrasonic sensor
  • Emergency brake signal
  • Rear Fog lamp
  • Electrochromatic Inside Rear View Mirror (IRVM)
  • The option of new Chamois interior colour
  • Seat Perforation
  • Heat Rejection Glass

The 2020 Fortuner will be getting some more upgrades. The design will be the same, but it will get subtle body kit updates. The looks of the Fortuner will be the same as the current model. The LED DRLS are expected to be brighter with high spec lamps. The fog lamp bezels will be of a new design. The alloy wheels will be styled differently. The bumpers are expected to change and get more muscular in their styling. The designs of the chrome strips, roof rails and mirrors might also undergo some changes.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Specifications

Toyota Fortuner Specifications
Engine2.7-litre petrol2.8-litre diesel
Power163bhp174bhp
Torque245Nm450Nm
Transmission6-speed manual/automatic

There will be no change in the engine lineup of the 2020 Fortuner. The petrol version of the Fortuner will come with a 2.7-litre engine. This will come with a six-speed manual and automatic as well. It is well suited for short drives. The 2.8-litre diesel engine will have a manual and automatic, It will also get 4×4. The engine is powerful and the 4×4 has a low range as well. This is the same engine that also powers the automatic Innova Crysta.

Toyota Fortuner 2019

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2020 Toyota Fortuner Mileage

These mileage figures have been drawn on the basis of that the car will use the same engines as in 2019. The changes in the engine for making it BS6 compliant will not affect the mileage of the car much.

2020 Toyota FortunerPetrolDiesel
Manual10 km/l11 km/l
Automatic9 km/l10.5 km/l

In terms of fuel-efficiency, there will not be a major change. The petrol engine will return close to 10 km/l in the city, 9 km/l for the automatic. The 2020 Fortuner 2.8 diesel manual has about 11km/l and the automatic returns close to 10.5km/l. There are real driving condition figures and may vary from driver to driver.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Interior

Toyota Fortuner interior

The cabin design will see no change. It will continue to have black interiors. However, the colour of the highlights will change. The leather bits will get a new colour. There will be new seat fabrics seen. The leather upholstery will also be all new. The centre console will see the same AC vents, touchscreen system and climate control also.

The second row of Toyota Fortuner will see the addition of trays on the front seats. The AC vents for the second and third-row will be mounted on the roof. Not much will change in terms of interiors, except for the new upholstery. The updated 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, multi-functional steering wheel with paddle shifters, automatic climate control and electrically adjustable door mirrors with power folding will be offered this time too. A new auto-dimming mirror might be added.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Dimensions

Toyota Fortuner Dimensions
Length4,795 mm
Width1,855 mm
Height1,835 mm
Wheelbase2,745 mm
Ground Clearance225 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity80 litres
Seating Capacity7 passengers

In terms of dimensions, the new 2020 Fortuner will see no change. it will continue to have a length of 4,795mm, a width of 1,855mm and height of 1,835mm. The ground clearance will be 225mm which makes it well suited for extreme off-road. It is quite spacious inside too. The approach angle of the car might change with regard to some changes to the bumpers.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Colours

The 2019 Fortuner comes in seven colours options. These same colours are expected to continue in the 2020 model too.

  • Super White
  • Attitude black
  • Avant-garde bronze
  • White pearl crystal shine
  • Silver metallic
  • Phantom brown

A complete black edition of the Fortuner along with matte black paint might be a great attraction for buyers. A shade of orange is not something Toyota might add but in order to keep up with the trend, we might even see that.

2020 Toyota Fortuner Design

Toyota Fortuner 2018 Sportivo 1

The 2020 Toyota Fortuner will retain its design. There might be very subtle styling tweaks seen in the exteriors. A revised front grille may come on it. The fog lamp bezels will be of a different design. The 18-inch alloy wheels will have a new design. A few more accents will be added for some more flair. The 2020 Toyota Fortuner will continue to command great road presence. This is a full-size SUV. The Fortuner will not look any different from the current Fortuner. Toyota will make a stylish looking SUV. The headlamps are projectors with daytime running LEDs. The tail lamps and headlamps both are sleek and they look stylish. There is a large rear spoiler too. Many will relate the rear of the car to the Harrier

2020 Toyota Fortuner Safety features

  • Hill assist
  • Child restraint system
  • 7 airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Vehicle stability control
  • Speed auto-lock

2020 Toyota Fortuner Image Gallery

2020 Toyota Fortuner Competition

The  2020 Fortuner will compete with the Ford Endeavour, Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, Isuzu MUX, Mahindra Alturas G4 and the even the Skoda Kodiaq. 

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