The Toyota Fortuner has a special place among SUVs on this side of the globe. The 7-seater SUV was first launched in 2009 on our shores and since then it has been a constant best-seller of its segment. The butch SUV is also a proper off-road machine making it a favourite with the enthusiast crowd too. Buying a current-generation Toyota Fortuner, however, can be quite a task for some as prices for the SUV start from Rs. 32.29 lakhs (on-road, Delhi). But if you have your eyes set on this SUV, here is an example that can be had yours for a fraction of that price.
In fact, this Toyota Fortuner is the cheapest well-maintained example we have seen till date. The asking price of this SUV is just Rs. 7 lakhs which makes it a hell lot cheaper than even the base variants of sub-4 meter SUVs. It is a 2009 made model that is up for sale in Delhi. Since it is already almost 10 years old, residents of Delhi-NCR should avoid buying this vehicle as the Supreme Court of India has banned any diesel vehicle that is older than 10 years old and any petrol vehicle that is older than 15 years in Delhi NCR.
The Toyota Fortuner here has done around 82,000 km according to the odometer and has changed hands once. Even though it is the 2009 made model, it seems to be in a decent condition. Going by the images, there are no major scratches and dents on the body of the vehicle and it seems to have been well-maintained over all these years. Powering this beast is a 3.0-litre diesel engine that generates a maximum power of 171 Bhp and peak torque of 343 Nm. It comes mated to a manual transmission that sends power to all four wheels. It is the first generation model of the Fortuner which established it as a premium SUV with a solid built quality and powerful engines.
Since this one is the 3.0 4×4 MT variant, it can be used for off-roading without much of an issue. The Fortuner’s 4X4 is quite capable and it can take the vehicle to challenge places. The Fortuner SUVs have always been known for their off-road prowess and this first-generation model is no different. So iff you want a big SUV that can run around the city or highway all day, this Fortuner is the pick for you. Also, this one can double up as a hardcore off-roader and hence interested enthusiasts can also take a look at it. At Rs. 7 lakhs, it is quite a good deal to say the least.