Looking for a small, robust and budget-friendly business hauler? Foton Motors Philippines Inc (FMPI) may have just what you need.
Say hello to the 2019 Gratour TM MPV, the company’s smallest business mover to date. First previewed at the 2018 Philippine International Motor Show, Foton has officially revealed its final specifications, as well as its price at this year’s Manila International Auto Show.
Sticking to a traditional utilitarian design, the Gratour TM is a flat-nose, cab-over van that comes with a stylish front fascia inspired by the Traveller passenger van. It has a two-bar front grill, along with a distinct set of headlights and foglights.
The Gratour MPV measures 4650mm long, 1680mm wide and 1920mm tall. It also comes with a 2400mm wheelbase and a 175mm ground clearance. Over to cargo space, the MPV’s interior dimensions measure 2720mm long, 1500mm wide and 1340mm tall.
Inside, the Gratour TM is capable of carrying 14 passengers at the back and has a 1455 kg payload capacity. Should you need to put wider loads, the side-facing benches can be folded up to provide additional cargo room. Other features present on the Gratour TM are fabric seats, air-conditioning system, and a 1-DIN sound system with USB and Aux support.
Powering the Gratour TM is a 1.5-liter DAM15R four-cylinder gasoline engine. It produces 110 PS at 6000 rpm with 142 Nm between 3000 - 4500 rpm and is connected to a five-speed manual gearbox.
Aside from the MPV body style, the Gratour TM is also available as a drop-side pickup.
Pricing of the 2019 Foton Gratour TM are listed below:
1.5L Dropside - Php 570,000
1.5L MPV - Php 683,000