Toyota Kirloskar Motor Announces the Launch of Fortuner LEADER EDITION – A Signature Style to Lead in Power

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Announces the Launch of Fortuner LEADER EDITION – A Signature Style to Lead in Power

Toyota Kirloskar Motor

Bangalore 23rd  April 2024: The Toyota Fortuner needs no introduction, and to celebrate the success of this most admired SUV, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today launched the LEADER EDITION of the Fortuner in the Indian market. Building upon its renowned features, Fortuner LEADER EDITION brings a distinctive design with many add-on features.

The Fortuner LEADER EDITION stands out with its commanding presence, accentuated by varied style elements. Featuring a dynamic front and rear bumper spoiler, this vehicle exudes an aura of boldness and sophistication, reflecting the true essence of leadership. One of the key highlights of the Fortuner LEADER EDITION is its prominent dual-tone exterior, available in a palette of ‘black, white, and clarity’. This unique combination not only enhances the exterior appeal but also underscores its premium craftsmanship. The interior boasts dual-tone seats that offer unmatched comfort and elegance, elevating the driving experience to new heights. With every detail meticulously curated, from the plush upholstery to the ergonomic design, the Fortuner LEADER EDITION makes every journey, filled with awesomeness.

In addition to its perfect styling, the Fortuner LEADER EDITION is equipped with an array of advanced features designed to enhance convenience, safety, and connectivity. From a wireless charger and TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System) to auto-folding mirrors, this vehicle is aimed at fulfilling the diverse needs of aspiring customers. Moreover, the Fortuner LEADER EDITION comes with black alloy wheels that make a bold statement with every turn. These wheels not only enhance the vehicle’s aesthetics but also reinforce its status as a true leader on the road. Certain accessories developed by TTIPL will be installed by authorized dealers, including rear and front bumper spoilers, to enhance the exterior appeal of the vehicle.

Commenting on the launch of Fortuner LEADER EDITION, Mr. Sabari Manohar – Vice President, Sales-Service-Used Car Business, Toyota Kirloskar Motor said, “Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. Their evolving preferences and desires for enhanced features and driving experiences motivate our relentless pursuit of excellence. The Fortuner LEADER EDITION is crafted to elevate its bold style statement with more add-on features while imparting an unparalleled sense of power and distinction. The Fortuner LEADER EDITION is a testament to Toyota’s resolute commitment in providing best-in-class offerings, leading the way with power & style.

We extend our sincere gratitude to the passionate Fortuner fan base in India, for their trust in our brand. We will continue to excite the SUV enthusiasts with the Fortuner LEADER EDITION offering bold exterior design, eye-catching and comfortable interiors, and advanced high-tech features, positioned to ‘Lead in Power’ ” he added.

Since its debut in 2009, the Toyota Fortuner has been the most-loved SUV in the country for over a decade, maintaining its unrivaled position in the segment. With its premium features, sleek and trendy interiors, top-notch safety standards, and robust performance, the Fortuner has consistently set the benchmark, captivating SUV passionate across generations.

A true leader starts with a bold presence! Bookings for the Fortuner LEADER EDITION are now open. Customers can either book the Fortuner LEADER EDITION online at Toyota India | Official Website ( or visit their nearest Toyota dealership.

TTIPL – Toyota Tsusho India Pvt. Ltd.


Overview of TKM

Equity participation Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan) : 89%, Kirloskar Systems Limited (India) : 11%
Number of employees Approx. 6,000
Land area Approx. 432 acres (approx.1,700,000 m2)
Building area 74,000 m2
Total Installed Production capacity Up to 3,42,000 units


Overview of TKM 1st Plant:

Established October 1997 (start of production: December 1999)
Location Bidadi
Products Innova HyCross, Innova Crysta , Fortuner, Legender manufactured in India.
Installed Production capacity Up to 1,32,000 units


Overview of TKM 2nd Plant:

Start of Production December 2010
Location On the site of Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited, Bidadi
Products Camry Hybrid, Urban Cruiser Hyryder, Hilux
Installed Production capacity Up to 2,10,000 units