The new Toyota Fortuner Commander comes with a revised suspension set-up along with several cosmetic updates. The Toyota Fortuner Commander has been given cosmetic design updates. Instead of silver and chrome inserts on the bumper and skid plates, the SUV has been given a black finish.
The SUV shares its alloy wheels with the top-spec Fortuner Legender. The roof has been finished in a contrasting black colour. Apart from this, the chrome detailing between the tail-lights has been replaced with a black finish.
Inside the cabin, the Toyota Fortuner Commander shares similarities with the Fortuner Legender. It shares dual-tone red and black leather upholstery with the Fortuner Legender, though Toyota has made some changes to give it a different feel.
Talking about the features available in it, the limited-run special edition gets a 360-degree camera, blind spot monitoring and a rear cross-traffic alert. The new Toyota Fortuner Commander retains the same engine gearbox options that are offered with the standard model.
Talking about the engine found in it, 2.4-liter diesel is used in it, which provides 148 bhp power and 400 Newton meter maximum torque. Power is routed to the rear wheels via a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
The Toyota Fortuner SUV is sold in the Indian market only with a more powerful 2.8-litre diesel engine. Toyota claims that it has improved the suspension set-up for the special edition. It is claimed to offer better driving quality than the standard Fortuner.
Let us tell you that in early January 2022, Toyota Kirloskar has increased the price of its full-size SUV Toyota Fortuner. The company has increased the price of this SUV by up to Rs 1.10 lakh. The starting price of Toyota Fortuner has now gone up to Rs 31.39 lakh.
At the same time, the price of its top-spec variant has gone up to Rs 43.43 lakh (ex-showroom). The price hike of Toyota Fortuner was done earlier in April 2020 and August 2020. The price of Toyota Fortuner 4×2 manual petrol, 4×2 automatic petrol, 4×2 manual diesel, 4×2 automatic diesel has been increased by Rs.66,000.
After this price increase, the price of all these variants has gone up to Rs 31.39 lakh, Rs 32.98 lakh, Rs 33.89 lakh, Rs 36.17 lakh respectively. After this, the price of the rest of the variants has been increased by Rs 1.10 lakh. The price of 4×4 manual, 4×4 automatic, legend 4×2 automatic diesel and 4×4 automatic diesel has been increased by Rs. 1.10.
Due to which their price has gone up to Rs 36.99 lakh, Rs 39.28 lakh, Rs 39.71 lakh, Rs 43.43 lakh respectively. The company says that the price is being increased due to the increasing cost of raw material. Toyota Fortuner was launched in the year 2009.