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The top-spec Toyota Fortuner is currently priced at around Rs 50 lakhs, ex-showroom, which makes it quite an expensive buy. Well, the starting price of the SUV is Rs 32.40 lakh for the petrol and Rs 34.90 for the diesel variant. Inflation has pushed up the price of the SUV, but Toyota has now introduced a new more affordable variant of the SUV. With prices starting from Rs 29.85 Lakh (ex-showroom), the Toyota Fortuner Leader has been launched at Rs. However, the company has launched this variant not in India but in Thailand.


Toyota Fortuner Leader Price
The Toyota Fortuner Leader has been launched in two trim options - Leader G and Leader V, priced at 1,371,000 baht (Rs 29.85 lakh) and 1,490,000 baht (Rs 32.42 lakh) respectively. The Leader G variant also gets the option of a 4WD layout, with an ex-showroom price of 1,560,000 baht (Rs 33.94 lakh). The Toyota Fortuner Leader gets the same styling as the expensive Legend. However, the headlamps come from the regular Fortuner.


Features of Toyota Fortuner Leader
The Fortuner Leader gets a smaller 2.4L turbo-diesel that churns out 150 PS of maximum power and 400 Nm of peak torque. The gearbox on duty is a 6-speed automatic transmission. The Leader variant gets a robust safety kit like the other variants. This includes front and rear parking sensors, 7 airbags, blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert and 6-position parking sensor alarm. The feature list is no compromise. The Toyota Fortuner leader comes with a large 8-inch infotainment screen with features like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility, automatic climate control, auto-dimming IRVM, 6-way power-adjustable front seats, leather upholstery.