Beginning in 2022, SUV lovers are spoiled by the presence of the Toyota Fortuner 2.8. In appearance it is not special because it is not much different from the 2.4 type, but the Fortuner 2.8 presents a new engine that has more power to accommodate performance car enthusiasts.
|Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022|
Carrying a 2.8 capacity engine, the Fortuner can be said to be playing alone in its segment. There is no rival comparable to the capacity of a similar engine. However, the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 still presents a variety of features in order to pamper its consumers. For more details, let's look at the following review of the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022.
Exterior of Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 Review: Front and Side Exterior
If you pay attention, there is nothing special about the Fortuner 2.8. The design is quite identical to the 2.4 variant. Changes on the front was minimal. The Toyota Fortuner 2.8 GR Sport carries a new bumper spoiler and grille design but does not make it immediately look different from other variants.
|Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022 Front|
Then Toyota also pinned the GR sticker on the bottom side. Fortuner 2.8 2022 also uses alloy wheels with a new design that impresses the car is suitable for adventure.
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 Review: Rear Exterior
At the back is also nothing special. Just to confirm that this is a variant of the 2.8 GR Sport, it has a '2.8' badge. Then for the variant still from the Sport variant, at the back it carries a spoiler bumper with a more elegant design.
|Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022 Real|
Well, in general, there are no significant differences other than the emblem. But that's not a bad thing, considering that the second generation Toyota Fortuner does have an attractive design and is easily accepted.
Interior of Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 Review: Dashboard Layout
The sporty feel is still quite pronounced from the dashboard. The interior looks redesigned to make it look more sporty but does not leave a luxurious impression, especially for the GR Sport variant. Then the GR Sport logo is also embedded in several parts of the dashboard such as the steering wheel to the start / stop button.
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 Review: Cab
The cabin feels more comfortable and classy. One of the things we could feel when testing the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 directly was the silence of the cabin. The silence of the cabin was quite felt throughout the trip, especially when crossing the obstacles provided during testing. Besides being comfortable, the identity of the GR Sport is also found on the headrest of the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022.
Features of Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 Review: Safety Features
From safety features, the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 is equipped with 7 SRS Airbags, Hill Start Assist, Emergency Brake Signal, Traction Control, Vehicle Stability Control, to Trailer Sway Control. For the GR Sport type, the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 also has a Surround Monitor that helps vision when parking. This surround monitor can also provide additional safety thanks to Blind Spot Detection, Moving Object Detection, Lane Departure Warning, to Headway Monitoring Warning.
|Toyota FortunerSafety Features|
Toyota also equips the New Fortuner GR Sport type with the Easy 4x4 Switch feature and the Downhill Assist Control (DAC) feature. To make it easier to put things in the trunk, there is also a Kick Sensor with Power Backdoor that can be opened by moving your feet. Unfortunately, there is no Toyota Safety Sense radar-based feature on this Fortuner 2.8. Even though Toyota has pinned this feature on the car line with a price range starting from Rp. 200 million.
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 2022 Review: Entertainment System
To pamper consumers during the trip, Toyota pinned a 9-inch Head Unit Display. Especially for the GR Sport variant, when turned on, the 'GR' logo will appear. This head unit can be connected to mobile phones, voice commands, and makes it easier for drivers to check electronic money balances thanks to the presence of NFC e-Toll Card Checking.
Motorists also don't have to bother looking for cables when they run out of cell phone batteries. The Toyota Fortuner 2.8 GR Sport already has a Wireless Charger. Passengers in the back will also not have to worry about getting bored while traveling because the Toyota Fortuner 2.8 is equipped with Rear Seat Entertainment with Illumination.
Operation Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022
Toyota Fortuner 2.8 carries a new diesel engine coded 1GD-FTV 2,755 cc VNT Intercooler which produces more power up to 203.9 PS at 3,000 – 4,000 rpm and torque of 50.9 Kgm at 1,600 – 2,800 rpm.
|Toyota Fortuner Engine|
With 36% more power output and 25% higher torque, the 1GD engine is claimed to have a faster 0-100 km/h acceleration time of 11.9 seconds, while the 2GD engine is 14 seconds. Likewise, when accelerating at a speed of 60 - 80 km / h, the 1GD engine recorded a faster time of only 2.8 seconds, while the 2GD engine was 3.7 seconds.
Specifications of Toyota Fortuner VRZ 202
|Toyota Fortuner 2.8 Engine|
|Machine series||1GD-FTV, 4 Cylinders In-Line, 4 Valve, DOHC, VNT Intercooler|
|Fuel Supply||Common Rail, Fuel Injection|
|Number of Valves||16 Valves (2 Inlet Valves and 2 Outlet Valves Per Cylinder)|
|Maximum Power||203,9 PS @ 3.000-4.000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||50,9 kgm @ 1.600 - 2.800 rpm|
|Cylinder Capacityr||2,755 cc|
|Transmission Type||6 Speed Automatic with Sport Sequential Switchmatic, Rear Wheel Drive Options & Part Time All Wheel Drive (TetraDrive)|
|Toyota Fortuner 2.8 frame|
|Length X Width X Height||4.795 mm X 1.855 mm X 1.835 mm|
|Turning radius||5,8 Meter|
|Number of Seating||7 Seats|
|Tank Capacity||80 Liters|
|Toyota Fortuner 2.8 Suspension/Legs|
|Front & Rear Suspension||Dual Wishbone with Coil Spring and Stabilizer & 4-Link Rear Suspension and Lateral Rod|
|Steering System||Hydraulic Power Steering with Variable Flow Control (VFC)|
|Front & Rear Brakes||Ventilated Disc & Ventilated Disc|
|Chassis Structure||Monokok, IMV|
|Rim||Alloy, 18 Inch|
Conclusion Toyota Fortuner VRZ 2022
For those of you who like great performance in an SUV, the Toyota Fortuner is a must-see. Moreover, the price is still fairly competitive with a large SUV with a similar engine capacity.