Toyota Fortuner: Bold and powerful with a rugged design

Finding a Toyota Fortuner for sale is a popular option for many South Africans. With its muscular good looks and excellent performance it is easy to see why this model has achieved high sales nation-wide.

While the previous generation set a high standard the new Toyota Fortuner won’t disappoint its fans. Whether you are setting off on another adventure or commuting in the city ,the New Fortuner 2016 is a pleasurable ride. If you want to find out more, read our Toyota Fortuner review.

New Toyota Fortuner 2016

The new Fortuner is competitively priced against the other models in its class. The 2.8 litre model was launched on the Australian market. The engine delivers 130 kW of power with 450 Nm of torque. A wider range of models will be available in South Africa.

The six speed manual transmission models have a lower torque of 420 Nm. The Toyota Fortuner 2016 can be purchased in Australia with an automatic six speed transmission which features steering-mounted shift paddles.

Toyota has asserted that the manual model offers a fuel consumption of 7.8l/100km while the fuel consumption of the automatic model is 7.8L/100km. The Toyota Fortuner specs add to its appeal.

Toyota Fortuner

Off-road Capabilities

Another reason to consider finding a Fortuner for sale is that these vehicles offer outstanding off-road capabilities. It is predicted that South Africans will be able to choose between switchable four-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive.

While the four-wheel drive offers increased capabilities the rear-wheel drive comes with a more affordable price tag. It is expected that the South African models will follow the Australian models in offering active safety features which include hill-descent control.

The ground clearance of this model is 225mm which offers good capabilities when going off road. Its 700mm wading depth is also suitable for tackling more challenging terrain.

With a tow rating of 3000 you can take along extra luggage or pull sports equipment. If you enjoy water sports, you can find a Toyota Fortuner for sale to pull your boat or jet ski.

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Interior and Features of the New Toyota Fortuner

Not only is the performance of the new Toyota Fortuner incredible, the cabin also offers exceptional comfort.

The upmarket interior boasts soft-touch materials as well as top quality detailing. International reports of this model praise the luxurious touches in its cabin such as the leather inserts which are available on some models.


The automotive manufacturer has kept the Fortuner’s third-row seating which has been criticised by some motorists. A useful feature of the Fortuner for sale is the isoFIX child seat anchors.

Australian models offer reverse-view cameras as well as seven airbags and the South African models are expected to follow suit. Vehicle stability control and trailer sway control are other appealing safety features.

Toyota Fortuner 2016

Why not find a Toyota Fortuner for sale and take it for a test drive to find out if it is the right vehicle for you? Browse for the latest and greatest deals on a Fortuner for sale. Don’t forget to download our amazing FREE Android Auto Mart App today!

Neshika Thakurdin

I'm Neshika Thakurdin, I'm 24 and I'm an experienced Search engine Optimization (SEO) Engineer at Junk Mail classifieds with a national diploma in Marketing.

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