Toyota Fortuner is the premium SUV that Indians love for sure! Toyota has recently launched two new trims for the Fortuner. The trims are called the Toyota Fortuner Epic and the Epic Black. Before moving forward, let us tell you that these variants are only available in South Africa as of now. We have no clue about the India launch. This powerful SUV is available in a 2.8-litre diesel powertrain. The automaker will now offer the 2.8-litre diesel engines in these new variants only.
Although the Toyota Fortuner Epic & Epic Black are available in South Africa as of now, let’s still have a look at what extra features they have got that make them stand out! The front profile of the SUV is the same. The only change to notice here is the additional nudge bar that Toyota has provided this time. The nudge bar comes with an ‘EPIC’ branding. The rear has got a tow hook. Metallic scuff plates and the ‘EPIC’ branded mats on the inside are the other highlights.
The Toyota Fortuner Epic Black gets the black treatment on the nudge bar, roof and the outside rear-view mirrors. The alloy wheels are also new and stylish. The Epic version is available in attractive colour schemes like Glacier White, Chromium Silver, Graphite Grey and Avant-Garde Bronze.
Talking about the features and equipment, the Toyota Fortuner Epic & Epic Black come fully loaded. They have got all the features that were available on the mainstream Fortuner. Be it the touchscreen navigation, smart entry with push go cruise control, steering-mounted controls, power-adjustable driver seat, or a powered tailgate, The new editions have them all. The engine comes paired with a 6-speed automatic gearbox. This is available in both 2WD and AWD versions.