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New Toyota Fortuner vs MG Gloster which model is better to buy

Should you buy Toyota Fortuner or MG Gloster? Find out which car is best for you – compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Features, Colours and other specs. Toyota Fortuner price starts at Rs 29.98 Lakh ex-showroom for 4X2 (Petrol) and MG Gloster price starts Rs 29.98 Lakh ex-showroom for Super 7-Str (Diesel). Fortuner has 2755 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while Gloster has 1996 cc (Diesel top model) engine. 

Price:

Both Toyota Fortuner and MG Gloster starts from price of 29.98 lakhs

Engine Type

Toyota Fortuner have 4 cylinders 2.8 L Diesel 2755 engine which gives 201.15bhp@3000-3400rpm of power and 500Nm@1600-2800rpm of Torque

MG Gloster have 4 cylinder Diesel 2.0 Twin Turbo 1996 engine which makes 215.01bhp@4000rpm of power and 480nm@1500-2400rpm of torque

Taking a look at engine power and torque it is clear with Toyota Fortuner have a more powerful engine, in terms of driving Toyota Fortuner have 6 Speed with Sequential Shift gearbox whereas MG Gloster have 8 speed both comes equipped with 4 wheel drive options

Fuel tank, Brakes and Alloy Size

In terms of fuel tank capacity, Toyota have 80 litres of fuel tank whereas MG Gloster comes with 75-litre fuel tank, the steering wheel of both the SUV are coming with tilt and telescopic function

If we talk about brakes then both the SUVs have front and rear disc brakes, but if see alloy size then MG Gloster comes with 19-inch alloy wheels whereas Toyota Fortuner only have 18-inch alloy wheels

Dimensions and capacity

New Toyota Fortuner length width and height is 4795mm, 1855mm and 1835mm whereas MG Gloster length, width, height is 4985mm, 1926mm and 1867 also wheelbase of Toyota fortune is 2745mm whereas MG Gloster wheelbase is 2950mm, hence in terms of measurement MG Gloster is bigger in Size

MG Gloster

Comfort and convenience

New Toyota Fortuner have Automatic Climate Control whereas MG Gloster comes with 3 zone climate control, here both SUVs have tough competition at one side Gloster have features like Remote Climate Control (A/C), Remote Horn & Light Control, Heated Seats Front on the other size Toyota Fortuner is coming with Real-Time Vehicle Tracking, Glove Box Cooling, Central Console Armrest etc

Comfort and convenience Additional features

Toyota Fortuner have Park Assist, 3rd ROW one-Touch Easy Space-Up with Recline Power Back Door Access on SMART Key, Back Door and Driver Control, Walk to Car, Power Back Door Access on SMART Key, Back Door Driver Control function

MG Gloster have Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof, Automatic Parking Assist, Electronic Gear Shift with Auto Park, Intelligent 4WD with All-Terrain System, Seat Massage, Driver Seat 12 Way Power Adjustment Seat, CO-Driver Seat 8 Way Power Adjustment Seat, 3rd Row Seats with 60:40 Split Flat Fold & Recline, PM 2.5 Filter, 2nd & 3rd Row AC Vents, Intelligent Start/Stop, All Windows Open/Close by Remote Key, Outside Mirror Memory and Auto Tilt in Reverse, Auto-Dimming Inside Rear-View Mirror, Luggage Curtain, Sunglass holder, Sound Absorbing Windscreen, Anti Theft-Mobilisation, Low Battery Alert (In Ignition On Condition), Critical Tyre Pressure Voice Alert, Weather Information by Accuweather, Preloaded Entertainment Content by MG, Smart Drive Information, Send POI to Vehicle From App, Remote Sunroof Open/Close, Remote AC On with Temperature Control, Remote Car Lock/Unlock, Remote All Window Control, Remote Seat Heating Control.

We can say that MG Gloster have lot more comfort and convenience features then Rival Toyota Fortuner

Interior Additional features

Toyota Fortuner have A-TRC [Active Traction Control], DAC [Downhill Assist Control] – 4WD Variants, High [H4] and Low [L4] Range – 4WD Variants, Tough Frame with Exceptional Torsional and Bending Rigidity, Large TFT Multi-Information Display, Heat Rejection Glass, Cabin Wrapped in Soft Upholstery, Metallic Accents and Woodgrain-Patterned Ornamentation, Electrochromic Inside Rear View Mirror

MG Gloster has Luxury Brown with Diamond Stitch Pattern Interior Theme, Dashboard and Door Panel – Premium Leather Layering and Soft Touch Material, Chrome Plated with High-tech Honeycomb Pattern Garnishes Interior Decoration, Chrome Plated Trunk Sill Trim, 20.3 cm Multi-Information Display Instrument Cluster, Interior Ambient Lighting With 64 Color Customization, LED Interior Reading Lights (All Rows). Illuminated Front and Rear Metallic Scuff Plates, Knitted Fabric Roof Trim

Exterior

At the exterior, both SUVs have tough competition at one side MG Gloster have some exclusive extra features over Rival Fortuner such as Rain Sensing Wiper, Power Antenna, Sun Roof, Moon Roof, Cornering Headlamps, on the other side Toyota fortune comes with LED Fog Lamps, more colour options

Safety

Both SUV is coming with some exclusive features but here also MG Gloster have more features over Rival Fortuner, Gloster offers Full-Length Curtain Airbags, Roll Movement Intervention, Electro-mechanical Differential Lock, Forward Collision Warning, Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning, Driver Fatigue Reminder System, Electric Parking Brake with Auto hold, Driver & Co-Driver Double Stage Pre-Tightening Safety Belt, Front Driver & Co-Driver Seatbelt Reminder, Follow Me Home Headlamps, Blind Spot Monitor, Hill Descent Control

Toyota Fortuner offers Curtain Airbag, WIL Concept Seats, Tether Anchor on 2nd Row, Knee Airbags, Sos Emergency Assistance, Day Night Rear View Mirror, Vehicle Stability Control System and Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank,

New Toyota Fortuner

Entertainment

Toyota Fortuner offers 11 JBL speakers whereas MG Gloster offers 12 speakers, Infotainment size of Toyota Fortuner is 8 inch whereas MG Gloster offers 12.28-inch infotainment screen here also MG Gloster have a lot of exclusive features over Toyota fortune like i-SMART App for Apple Watch, Mapmyindia Online Navigation with Live Traffic, Shortpedia News App, Inbuilt Gaana App with Premium Account, Song search in Gaana Using Voice, Online Voice Recognition System with More Than 100 Voice Command Support, Chit-Chat Voice Interaction, E-Call, I-Call Headunit, Navigation, Voice Recognition and Features Capability Enhancement by Over the Air (OTA) Updates

Conslusion

Toyota Fortuner is time tested SUV offering most powerful engine in the segment but it lacks behind MG Gloster over Size and Features, if you want feature-rich SUV at a reasonable price then you can consider MG Gloster, but if you want reliable established name and power then Toyota Fortuner will be a good choice for you

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