Fortuner Vs Endeavour: 2021 comparison

Toyota Fortuner vs Ford Endeavour
The Fortuner Vs Endeavour is the most demanded comparisons . The SUVs are equally capable and are priced competitively. The Fortuner got a facelift in 2021 and Endeavour in 2020. The Facelifted versions of the both have some serious updates making the rivalry even more strong.

Fortuner Vs Endeavour: Engine and transmission

Fortuner vs Endeavour engine
The Fortuner has two engine options: a 2.7-liter petrol engine that makes 164bhp and puts out 245Nm torque. In the diesel variant it gets a 2.8-liter engine that makes a whooping 201bhp and 500Nm torque. Both the engines can be had with 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission options. 
The Ford Endeavour on the other hand gets a BS6 compliant 2.0-liter diesel engine that makes 167bhp and 420Nm torque. The engine is paired with a 10-speed Automatic transmission. 
 Ford Endeavour Sport EditionToyota Fortuner Legender
Engine TypeEcoBlue2.8L Diesel engine
Max Power(bhp)167bhp201bhp
Max Torque(Nm)420Nm500Nm

Fortuner Vs Endeavour: Exterior

Fortuner and Endeavour design
Fortuner Legender
The Toyota Fortuner Legender gets sporty design elements compared to the standard Fortuner. It gets a redesigned LED projector headlight with three segments separated by LED daytime running lights. The Legender has a sleek dual grille design with an aerodynamic fog lamp mounts and flowing turn indicators. 
Ford Endeavour
The Ford Endeavour sport comes with an all black exterior. It comes with a LED projector headlamps along with daytime running lights. The Sport variant gets a front grille with all black mesh. It also gets an all black 18-inch alloy wheel.
MeasurementsFord Endeavour Sport EditionToyota Fortuner Legender
Ground Clearance225mm221mm

Steering, Suspension and brakes

Toyota Fortuner dashboard
The Ford Endeavour and the Toyota Fortuner get almost similar suspension and steering setup. The Fortuner steering wheel might feel heavier and as usual Ford is known for its excellent handling and Endeavour is not an exception.
 Ford Endeavour Sport EditionToyota Fortuner Legender
Front Suspension Independent Coil Spring With Anti-Roll BarDouble Wishbone
Rear SuspensionCoil Spring with Anti Roll Bar4-Link With Coil Spring
Steering TypeElectricHydraulic
Front Brake TypeDiscDisc
Rear Brake TypeDiscDisc
Tyre Size265/60 R18265/60 R18

Fortuner Vs Endeavour: Interior

The interior space in both the SUVs are more than sufficient. However, being in a premium SUV segment expectation is higher. Both the SUVs offer an equally attractive interior. The Ford endeavour’s interior has always been better but with the Fortuner after the Facelift has reached the expectations.
 Ford Endeavour Sport EditionToyota Fortuner Legender
Multi Information Display✔️✔️
Leather Seats✔️✔️
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel✔️✔️
Height Adjustable Driver Seat✔️✔️
Ventilated Seats✔️
Infotainment System8-inch touch screen Infotainment8-inch touch screen Infotainment
Speaker System106
Cooled Glove Box✔️

Interior space

Front Legroom879mm950mm
Front Headroom990mm964mm
Front Shoulder Width1460mm1433mm
Rear Legroom920mm854mm
Rear Headroom950mm933mm
Rear Shoulder Width1460mm1414mm

Fortuner Vs Endeavour: Comfort and convenience

Comfort and convenience
FeaturesFord Endeavour Sport EditionToyota Fortuner Legender
Power Steering✔️✔️
Power Windows Front✔️✔️
Power Windows Rear✔️✔️
Power Boot✔️✔️
Automatic Climate Control2 Zone ✔️
Air Quality Control✔️
Remote Trunk Opener✔️✔️
Remote Fuel Lid Opener✔️
Remote Engine Start/Stop
Adjustable Headrest✔️✔️
Rear Seat Centre ArmRest✔️✔️
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts✔️✔️
Cup Holders Front✔️✔️
Cup Holders Rear✔️✔️
Rear AC Vents✔️✔️
Multifunction Steering Wheel✔️✔️
Cruise Control✔️✔️
Parking SensorsFront & RearFront & Rear
Navigation System✔️✔️
Find My Car Location✔️✔️
Real-Time Vehicle Tracking✔️
Foldable Rear Seat60:40 Split60:40 Split
Smart Access Card Entry✔️✔️
Engine Start Stop Button✔️✔️
Voice Control✔️✔️
Hands-Free Tailgate✔️✔️
KeyLess Entry✔️✔️
Drive Modes43
Autonomous ParkingSemi

Fortuner Vs Endeavour: Safety

Ford endeavour safety

Ford Endeavour Sport EditionToyota Fortuner Legender
Anti Lock Braking System✔️✔️
Brake Assist✔️
Central Locking✔️✔️
Power Door Locks✔️✔️
Child Safety Locks✔️✔️
Anti Theft Alarm✔️✔️
No Of Airbags77
Rear Seat Belts✔️✔️
Seat Belt Warning✔️✔️
Door Ajar Warning✔️✔️
Side Impact Beams✔️✔️
Front Impact Beams✔️✔️
Traction Control✔️✔️
Vehicle Stability Control System✔️✔️
Engine Immobilizer✔️✔️
Crash Sensor✔️✔️
Electronic Stability Control✔️✔️
Follow Me Home Headlamps✔️
Rear Camera✔️✔️
Isofix Child Seat Mounts✔️ ✔️
Heads Up Display
Hill Assist✔️✔️
Hill Descent Control✔️
360 View Camera
Off road featuresAutomatic Terrain Management SystemHigh and Low gearbox

Service Network

Service network
Ford has 501 service centers all over India whereas Toyota has 315 service centers. Both the SUVs offer a Warranty of 3 years of 100,000kms. While Toyota is known for its built quality and reliability Ford also doesn’t disappoint when it comes to reliability. Both the Rivals have a wheel to wheel sales number, just after the launch in January 2021 over 5000 units of the new Fortuner were booked and right behind was the endeavour with 647 units.
Ford endeavour new render
The Endeavour has all that a premium SUV needs to have. The most important thing that an Indian buyer sees is the road presence. Though the Endeavour has a great road presence Ford could have done better as it has some crazy designs in the international market like the Raptor. Here is a rendered image from our side. Let us know in the comments about what you think.
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Toyota Fortuner
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