Toyota is preparing new crossover lineup, which is going to be generally larger than current. Not only that difference is in size, but also power. More horses are coming with 2018 Toyota Fortuner. All new innovations are going to be shown off on new SUV. Reliable vehicle has been better overall. Quality has always been one of the trademarks of Japanese carmaker. With all these qualities, new Fortuner can compete any other model in the class. Another great achievement is boost on safety end. Part of innovation is also there. Other unique details are can be found all around the crossover.
2018 Toyota Fortuner engine
The 2018 Toyota Fortuner is using few engines as source of power. Base crossovers are coming with 3.0-l four-banger diesel drivetrain. Power might not be at highest level with 165 horses. However, 250 lb-ft of torque are fulfilling this lack. This unit can be also part of hybrid powertrain. Diesel unit, mated to electric motor, can make up to 200 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. The last possible engine for 2018 Fortuner is 2.7-l gasoline unit. It is paired with 6-speed manual transmission. Automatic gearbox has 9 shifts. Power is forwarded to front wheels. However, buyers can get all-wheel drive system if they wish.
2018 Toyota Fortuner redesign
Although 2018 Toyota Fortuner is getting into new generation, there are no many changes on it. At least, we haven’t heard of any radical. We know that crossover is coming sleeker. That is because designers increased Wheelbase, and shredded the SUV in width. Furthermore, 18-inch tires are installed with alloy wheels. With new hood and bumper, we see Fortuner sportier. Grille and headlights are more aggressive, while tail is refreshed. Beside other parts, bumpers and tailpipes are new.
2018 Toyota Fortuner interior
Cabin of the 2018 Toyota Fortuner can take up to 7 passengers. Of course, that is possible with 3-row seating layout. Nevertheless, there is a lot of space in any row, even middle, although there are 3 seats. Comfort, beside seats, is boosted with new infotainment system and various features. Air conditioning is improved, as well as climate control. Revisited dashboard has few more updates, so it is very modern. Steering wheel is covered by leather.