The Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo is a special edition of the Fortuner. This car has been launched on 12th of September. The Sportivo edition gets some cosmetic upgrades. There is no change to the powertrain of the vehicle. The TRD Sportivo is being launched for the festive season. The changes in the Sportivo edition make the Fortuner look more attractive and sportier. It also helps add a different identity to the SUV. There will be no major difference in the price of this edition as the basics of the SUV remain the same. This vehicle is launch for the 10th anniversary of Toyota Fortuner in India. Read further to know more about the Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019.

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019 Price in India

Variant
Price (ex-showroom, Delhi) – Expected
Diesel₹ 33.85 lakhs

There won’t be a major change in the pricing of the Sportivo. The minor change due to the increase in fit and finish. The Fortuner TRD Sportivo doesn’t get more features, rather cosmetic changes. We wish there were some additional features on offer in this variant. This extra premium that is charged over the Fortuner offers a lot of features. This means that every extra penny paid is seen on this car. This pricing is better than what we saw on the Innova Touring Sport.

Fortuner TRD Sportivo Features

  • Blackened front grille
  • TRD Sportivo branded body decals
  • Badge at the rear
  • Red stitching on steering wheel
  • Red stitching on seats
  • 18-inch wheels
  • Front and Rear Bumper spoilers
  • Sportivo badging
  • Red stitching on the seat

Toyota Fortuner 2019 Specifications

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Engine2.8-litre
Power172 bhp
Transmission360Nm
Transmission6-speed auto
Live axle4×2

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019 Design

The Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo has aggressive looks. The front grille looks very stylish and is a blackened one that also looks mean. The headlamps are sleek and they are the same ones as the regular Fortuner. The Fortuner TRD Sportivo has good road presence just like the regular vehicle one. There are body decals on the side that reads TRD Sportivo. The tail lamps remain the same and also the rear portion. There is a TRD Sportivo badge on the boot lid.   The rear spoiler is well integrated.

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Toyota Fortuner 2019 Dimensions

Length4,795 mm
Width1,855 mm
Wheelbase1,835 mm
Wheelbase2,745 mm
Fuel Tank80 lites
Ground Clearance225 mm

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019 Engine

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The Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo gets a 2.8-litre diesel engine and it is very refined. This engine is offered with six-speed automatic transmission option only. It only has a 4×2 variant. This engine is peppy and is a comfortable highway cruiser. There are no changes on the diesel engine. It remains the same. The engine specifications remain unchanged. At the same time, the manual transmission isn’t available on the Sportivo.

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019 Interior

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The interiors on the Fortuner TRD Sportivo edition are the same as the regular Fortuner. They have an upmarket and premium feel. The steering wheel gets red stitching and so does the gear knob and also the leather seats. The red stitching adds some sportiness to the interiors. The centre console has a touchscreen system with AC controls, vents and shifts on the fly for 4×4 variants. In terms of features the Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo edition 2019 has a reverse camera, Bluetooth connectivity, maps, push start and stop, leather upholstery, bi-beam headlamps and LEDs.

Also read: 2020 Toyota Fortuner will get a cosmetic makeover, PRICE HIKE

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019 Safety

In terms of safety, it will have seven airbags and ABS. It has hill assist control and descent assist control. Then there is vehicle stability control too. This is offered on all the engine options of the Fortuner. There are no additions on the Sportivo in terms of features.

Also read: Tata Tiago 2019 now offered with standard safety features across variants

Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo 2019 Space

In terms of space, the Fortuner TRD Sportivo is the same as the regular Fortuner. The front row has a large seat and space is just perfect. Driver’s seat has electric adjustment.  The second row has good space, comfortable seating however the headroom is a bit tight. These seats slide and recline and there are AC vents on the roof. The third row, well if the front seats are moved ahead, there is decent knee room. The headroom too is just fine. With all the rows raised, there isn’t much space in the boot. However, the third row folds flat as the seats move on the side. There is no electrically folding for these seats. The tailgate is electric. All changes are cosmetic, nothing more than that.

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