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2016 Toyota Fortuner has been officially launched in Australia. Price ranges from AUD 47,990 to AUD 61,990.

Launched in Australia, 2016 Toyota Fortuner is positioned between Toyota Kluger and Prado in the country. Priced from AUD 47,990 to AUD 61,990 (INR 22.73 lakhs to INR 29.36 lakhs), allocation to Australian market is limited to just 6,000 units.

Available in both both 6 speed manual and automatic transmission options, the Australia spec 2016 Toyota Fortuner will be powered by a 2.8 litre 1GD-FTV four-cylinder turbo diesel engine capable of 174 hp peak power and 450 Nm peak torque. Toyota claims combined 7.8 liters per 100 km (12.82 kmpl) for manual and 8.6 liters per 100 km (11.62 kmpl) for automatic transmission.


Toyota states that Australia has contributed extensively to development of the new Fortuner with regard to body, wiring and underpinnings. The seven seater, 2016 Toyota Fortuner, in a 2:3:2 seating arrangement is spacious and comfortable. It possesses cargo capacity from 200 litres with all three rows upright, which can be increased to 1,080 litres when 3rd row seats are folded.

Toyota Fortuner GX receives features that include projector halogen headlamps, air conditioning, touch screen audio display with Toyota Link connected mobility and 17” steel wheels with all terrain tyres.

2016 Toyota Fortuner GLX sits on 17” alloy wheels with all terrain tyres and receives additional features of fog lamps, privacy glass and keyless entry. It is also seen with intelligent manual transmission, gear shifters and downhill assist control along with a 4.2 inch multi function display unit. Range topping Fortuner Crusade receives 18” alloy wheels with highway tyres, automatic LED projector headlamps with auto leveling feature and LED DRLs.


Toyota Fortuner GX Manual – AUD 47,990 (INR 22.73 lakh)
Toyota Fortuner GX Automatic – AUD 49,990 (INR 23.68 lakh)
Toyota Fortuner GXL Manual – AUD 52,990 (INR 25.10 lakh)
Toyota Fortuner GXL Automatic – AUD 54,990 (INR 26.04 lakh)
Toyota Fortuner Crusade Manual – AUD 59,990 (INR 28.41 lakh)
Toyota Fortuner Crusade Automatic – AUD 61,990 (INR 29.36 lakh)



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Pearl Daniels

Pearl Daniels

Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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