2021 Toyota Hilux facelift revealed: Fortuner pickup version

Along with the mid-life refresh facelift of Fortuner, Toyota has also lifted the lid on the 2021 Toyota Hilux facelift. The best-selling pickup truck in the world gets significant amount of changes to the pick-up truck’s styling, powertrains and list of available equipment.

Toyota Motor Company has unveiled the ‘2021 Toyota Hilux facelift’. 

As before, the 2021 Toyota Hilux facelift is available in three body styles in either pick-up or cab-chassis configurations – single, extra and double cab – will be available, depending on the market the pick-up truck is sold in. It comes with a choice of either rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive transmissions.

The 2021 Hilux facelift gets a redesigned exterior with a large grille with a chrome frame and new cluster headlamps. It has a new double-tone alloy wheels and front bumper. At the rear it gets chrome-trimmed LED tail lights and bumper. Inside, the Hilux receives an updated infotainment system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a digital speedometer.

The pickup version of Fortuner SUV is currently not on-sale in India, so we are hoping to get it when this facelift arrives.

The 2021 Toyota Hilux facelift is available with options for 2.7-litre, 4-cylinder petrol and 2.4-liter diesel engine. The vehicle also comes with a 2.8-liter diesel engine, which is tuned to produce 201 BHP and 500 Nm, manual version the torque is limited to 420 Nm and there is option of bigger 4.0-liter V6 petrol engine that producing 235 BHP and 376Nm for middle-east market.

Toyota Motor Company also claims the suspension was reworked on the new Hilux facelift. Revised shock absorber tuning with new bushings and a new design of the leaf springs.


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