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Meet Prince Xpander – son of Dakar rally’s King Pajero

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Mitsubishi Motors Indonesia has been working with XRT to prepare the automaker’s Xpander AP4 for its first off-road rally trials and Naoya Nakamura, president of MM Indonesia, told The Corner in a media release: “Our collaboration with the XRT team in realising the first modified seven-seater MPV crossover and joining the AP4… Continue reading Meet Prince Xpander – son of Dakar rally’s King Pajero

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Pajero Shogun Sport Limited: R60 000 extras at normal price

Pajero Sport 4×4 gets stack of extras Same powerful diesel engine and 4×4 Own a horse? Then take it with you… JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Mitsubishi Motors South Africa is offering a Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Shogun Limited Edition, based on the Pajero Sport 4×4 eight-speed auto with a special ”extras” offering. The automaker says the special… Continue reading Pajero Shogun Sport Limited: R60 000 extras at normal price

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Heigh-ho Pajero! One year on and here come no-cost improvements

More crash bags, child-seat anchors added Prices unchanged ‘despite the improvements’ 120W socket added to charge laptops JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – A year down the back roads, trails and highways and one of South Africa’s favourite 4×4 wagons – Mitsibishi’s Pajero Sport – has been awarded a no-extra-cost upgrade. That got your attention, hey…? Though perhaps… Continue reading Heigh-ho Pajero! One year on and here come no-cost improvements

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2017 Pajero: New transmission reaches new heights

Car-like driving dynamics from Dakar king Pajero New eight-speed auto transmission ‘goes anywhere’ Super Select 4-II 4WD now with electronic assistance CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Venture into the desert (or in this case as close as you can get to it in Cape Town, the awesome Atlantis inland sand dunes) in a four-wheeled vehicle… Continue reading 2017 Pajero: New transmission reaches new heights

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Pajero Sport: 80 years on comes the latest model

Decades have passed, but the Pajero rolls on Two models, rear or all-wheel drive available Long history from world’s first AWD MITSUBISHI has been in the all-wheel drive business for 80 years – 11 more than Land Rover (1948) – and even predates the now ubiquitous Jeep which only went into production as an army… Continue reading Pajero Sport: 80 years on comes the latest model

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Takata strikes again: Thousands of SA Pajeros recalled

SA included in global recall effort Nearly 7500 units may be affected Go to the Mitsubishi SA website for details PRETORIA, South Africa – Mitsubishi Motors SA has issued a preventative recall on 7449 Pajeros in South Africa for a safety inspection and replacement of the driver’s-side crash bag. Mitsubishi is one of several vehicle manufacturers… Continue reading Takata strikes again: Thousands of SA Pajeros recalled

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‘Athletic’ new Triton builds on Pajero’s reputation

Tougher Triton joins Mitsubishi SA range Improved 4×4 in ‘most advanced pick-up’ Comfort ‘uprated to Pajero standards’ 2017 MITSUBISHI TRITON: More cabin space, lighter engine, even better all-wheel drive. Image: Mitsubishi SA / Quickpic A “COMPLETELY REDESIGNED” Mitsubishi Triton bakkie has just arrived in South Africa, the fifth in the Colt/Triton lineage and claiming to… Continue reading ‘Athletic’ new Triton builds on Pajero’s reputation

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Outlandish! Mitsubishi punishes new SUV ahead of global debut

TOKYO, Japan – Mitsubishi Motors has released a video of the brand’s all-new Outlander SUV undergoing final tuning and testing and announced that it will have its global debut on  February 16 complete with the new Super All-Wheel Control system. As the company’s new flagship SUV it is said to provide driver confidence and security… Continue reading Outlandish! Mitsubishi punishes new SUV ahead of global debut

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Going wild? Mitsubishi has some packing suggestions

Plan your adventure firstPacking tips – take the basics……focus on what you might need JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Before deciding on which on/off-road vehicle to buy Mitsubishi Motors’ ambassador Francois Rossouw says planning your (first) off-road adventure with the family determines the vehicle you should buy. “Let’s look at what you want to do and… Continue reading Going wild? Mitsubishi has some packing suggestions

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All-new Triton tough enough for Nampo 2019

Mitsubishi’s latest bakkies ready for farm expo Test-track set aside to test all-wheel drive system ‘High-spec, lots of features included in price JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Nampo, believed to be the biggest agricultural show in the southern hemisphere, shares a characteristic with the latest version of Mitsubishi Motors’ SA;s “Engineered Beyond Tough” 2019 Triton. Visitors… Continue reading All-new Triton tough enough for Nampo 2019