Toyota Kirloskar Motor has started the new year with a bang as it announced the pricing of the Fortuner facelift as well as the Fortuner Legender. The updated SUV starts from a price tag of ₹29.98 lakh (ex-showroom) for the base 2.7l Petrol 4x2 MT variant and extends all the way up to ₹37.58 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the top-spec 2.8l Diesel 4x2 AT Legender variant. Here's how the new Fortuner competes against its segment rivals in terms of pricing and placement.
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2021 Toyota Fortuner and Fortuner Legender full price list:
2.7 Petrol 4x2 MT – ₹29.98 lakh
2.7 Petrol 4x2 AT – ₹31.57 lakh
2.8 Diesel 4x2 MT – ₹32.48 lakh
2.8 Diesel 4x2 AT – ₹34.84 lakh
2.8 Diesel 4x4 MT – ₹35.14 lakh
2.8 Diesel 4x4 AT – ₹37.43 lakh
2.8 Diesel 4x2 AT Legender – ₹37.58 lakh
Ford Endeavour: ₹29.99 lakh to ₹35.45 lakh
While the Fortuner is the undisputed king of the hill, it faces stiff competition from Ford's flagship SUV in India - Endeavour. The same model is sold in some international markets as the Everest. In the country, it is sold in only a single diesel option and is priced from ₹29,99,000 for the 2.0l Diesel Titanium 4x2 AT variant and goes all the way up to ₹35,45,000 for the 2.0l Diesel Endeavour Sport 4X4 AT variant. (Both prices are ex-showroom, Delhi).
MG Gloster: ₹29.98 lakh to ₹35.58 lakh
After Hector and ZS EV, MG introduced its Gloster SUV in India last year. The Gloster boasts several segment-leading features including massage seat (driver), electronic gear shift with auto park, 12-way power adjustment seat (including 4 lumbar adjustments), driver and co-driver seat heating and more. It is also available in six- and seven-seat formats. Its pricing starts from ₹29.98 lakh for the 7-seat turbo diesel (Super) variant and extends all the way up to ₹35,58,000 for the 6-seat twin-turbo diesel (Savvy) variant. (Both prices are ex-showroom, Delhi).
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Isuzu MU-X: ₹24.83 lakh to 29.31 Lakh
The Isuzu MU-X is offered with a 2,999 cc diesel powertrain and sits slightly lower, in the bracket of ₹24.83 - 29.31 lakh, (Both prices are ex-showroom, Delhi).