Our interest in the model from Toyota Fortuner due to the fact that a full seven-seater SUV interior is very popular in the world (sold in 115 countries), a robust design is different and thus adequate price. In Kazakhstan, the new Toyota Fortuner 2014 depending on equipment costs from 39,2-44,5 thousand dollars
- Let’s start with a new acquaintance for us Japanese SUV Toyota Fortuner 2014-2015 sample, with the external dimensions of the body: 4705 mm long, 1840 mm wide, 1795 mm high, 2750 mm wheelbase, 220 mm ground clearance (clearance).
- Track front and rear wheels – 1540 mm with a standard installation dimension of tires 265 / 65R17 on alloy 17-inch wheels. The mass of the vehicle in running order, 1810-1875 kg, fuel tank 80 liters.
Carefully looking videos and photos with images of the new Toyota Fortuner 2014 can confidently say that this is a real man’s car with a solid appearance and classic proportions of an SUV. Compact clipped bumpers, minimal overhangs, suitable for off-road 220-year-mm ground clearance, large wheel arches with respectable ex panders, large side doors, flat roof line and solid food.
Fortuner may seem a bit old-fashioned in the background trendy crossovers with their saccharine for the sake of fashion and aerodynamics of the body, but it was called car faceless and gray do not dare. The front end with a neat, trimmed bottom bumper with organic contrasting inset of unpainted plastic, on which the lower air intake and powerful fog.
Highly placed headlights with lenses spotlights beam narrowing come on the wings. Between the headlights narrow false radiator grille with chrome slats ornate and frame. Engine cover, exterior mirrors large size winker.
The side surfaces of five-door station wagon with classic traditional proportions. Big and Tall plane bonnet, powerful arches easily accommodated in their vastness of rubber wheels with high profile, large and comfortable doorways, powerful side steps, perfectly flat roof line with a strong C-pillar and the original glazing aft.
Rear looks easy and even air due to the large glass area, stylish plafonds’ marker light, spoiler above the tailgate glass and compact bumper.
To emphasize a solid and stylish image Toyota Fortuner SUV manufacturer offers for paint finishes only strict enamel colors: White Pearl (white diamond), Silver Metallic (metallic silver), Silky Gold (golden silk), Dark Grey (dark gray), Dark Steel (dark steel) and Black (black).
Toyota Fortuner SUV Salon 2014 – with three rows of seats and can accommodate seven passengers with the driver. The total length of the cabin – 2880 mm, width – 1475 mm, height – 1210 mm. The driver’s seat and front passenger with a dense packing and moderate lateral support, the second row sofa hospitable to three passengers and provides a comfortable fit, supply sufficient legroom for people with an increase of more than 190 cm, but the third row of seats is not so welcome to the adult passengers, in the last row to really be comfortable and convenient for children of school age. Landing on the rear seats as a whole does not cause problems due to folding in the ratio of 40:60 second-row seats, you just pull the lever under the seat on the right side and armchair, having made the transformation, will open a passage.
Let’s go back to the front of the cabin of the Japanese midsize SUV and evaluate the driver’s workplace. Quite a large multifunction steering wheel adjustable, but only, accurate, stylish and informative instrument panel Optitron, solid and somewhat old-fashioned front panel and center console. Interior decoration is in full compliance with the exterior design: simple, solid and even brutal, and ergonomics at height. Available in Kazakhstan Toyota Fortuner is available in three trim levels with a single fixed uncontested four-cylinder engine capacity of 160 forces – Comfort for 39,200 dollars, 41,300 dollars for Elegance and Prestige for 44500 US dollars.
The basic version is equipped with comfort rather not bad: tires 265 / 65R17 on alloy wheels (full-size spare wheel to the word and also on alloy wheels), halogen headlights with manual angle adjustment, fog lights, side steps and mud guards, dressed in false radiator grille and chrome door handles, electric heated mirrors and indicator lights, wheel arch extensions, roof rails, spoiler on the fifth door with an extra stop lamp, power steering, central locking with remote control, cloth upholstery, a pair of front airbags, the climate control, electric windows on all doors, the information display at the top of the front panel audio system with 6 speakers (AM and FM, CD, USB and AUX, Bluetooth), locking rear differential, ABS, third row of seats.
In Elegance version will be added to the multifunction steering wheel and transmission control in leather, wood inserts on the steering wheel, gear knob and center console. In the richest grade prestige to the above equipment will be added to the previous versions leather trim, multimedia system with a color touch screen diagonal of 6.1 inches, rear-view camera and tinted rear windows.
Specifications of the new Toyota Fortuner 2014-2015 model year collected in Kazakhstan under the hood implies only one petrol engine.
- The four-cylinder 2.7-liter DOHC (160 hp 241 Nm), which is able to work together with a 5 speed manual (automatic transmission 4), the maximum speed of 160 (155) mph.
Suspension is fully independent double wishbone front, four-link rear disc brakes for the front wheels and drum rear, four-wheel drive 4WD (hard-wheel drive, low range gearing, locking rear differential), power steering. In some other countries, Toyota Fortuner comes with a more powerful petrol engine, this
- 0-liter V6 (238 hp 376 Nm) in tandem with the automatic transmission 5, and two diesel engines of different size:
- 5-liter four-cylinder (144 hp 343 Nm) with 5 manual transmission (automatic transmission 5),
- 0-liter Toyota Fortuner diesel four-cylinder engine (171 hp 360 Nm) with 5 automatic transmission.
Here’s a’s a real SUV Toyota Fortuner, solid and stylish, a little, perhaps outdated, but phenomenally reliable reviews of the owners, with stunning off-road performance.