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Mitsubishi SA lops R30 000 off special Sport version of ASX

Model described as 'cross-over SUV for stylish adventurers' Maker claims enough space, practicality, safety, versatility Easy to drive 'with fuel consumption of a smaller car JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng - Mitsubishi has created a limited-edition version of its ASX Sport SUV (November 2018) with the promise of a range of extra ''sporty'' equipment that would otherwise add… Continue reading Mitsubishi SA lops R30 000 off special Sport version of ASX

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SA-bound Mitsubishi Eclipse SUV wins top award

Japanese authority lauds Mitsu's Cross 'Attention to detail' praised by judges Mitsubishi SA taking orders already TOKYO, Japan - Mitsubishi Motors' Eclipse Cross, launched in right-hand drive in the UK in January 2018, has been awarded a Good Design accolade by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion. The vehicles are expected to arrive for the… Continue reading SA-bound Mitsubishi Eclipse SUV wins top award

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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 4x4 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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Mitsubishi Trident Athlete: Big takkies, sprint performance

Mitsubishi Athlete sprints in as new Triton bakkie Two-tone body kit, bold orange and black leather Black powder-coated diamond-cut 17" alloy rims JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng - The new Mitsubishi Triton Athlete Special Edition has been based on the brand's Triton double-cab 4x4 auto  and is assembled for full import by Mitsubishi Thailand. The Athlete is said… Continue reading Mitsubishi Trident Athlete: Big takkies, sprint performance

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Same price, but Mitsubishi’s ASX flagship ‘more exclusive’

Changes made 'after extensive research' 'Diamond' rims under redesigned cabin  New features - but NO price increase JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng - Mitsubishi says it has improved the design of its flagship ASX SUV range with a refreshed nose, sides, and rear greater ''road presence''. New body trim, the automaker says, ''distinguishes the GLS CVT from its… Continue reading Same price, but Mitsubishi’s ASX flagship ‘more exclusive’

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Mitsubishi Motors unveils e-Evolution electric concept

Three motors - one reserved for the front wheels Underbody battery packs a boost for stability Under-bonnet void allows new facia design TOKYO, Japan - Mitsubishi's e-Evolution concept launched at the 2017 Tokyo auto show is said to be an all-electric, high-performance, SUV that embodies the automaker's latest brand strategy under a 'Drive your Ambition'… Continue reading Mitsubishi Motors unveils e-Evolution electric concept

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Takata crash-bag scandal blows up again in SA

TOKYO, Japan - Mitsubishi Motors has issued yet another Takata vehicle crash-bags recall, this time for Pajeros sold during 2007 through to end-2013 in South Africa, to replace front-passenger inflators. Mitsubishi is only one of more than 30 manufacturers in the ongoing global recall that has involved more than 34-million vehicles from 34 automakers. Each… Continue reading Takata crash-bag scandal blows up again in SA

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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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All-new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross set for launch in UK

Fastback SUV from Mitsubishi UK Three versions - Eclipse Cross 2, 3 and 4 Manual and auto - and a special launch version CIRENCESTER, England – An all-new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will be available in Britain with stickers reading from the equivalent of R372 000 when it goes on sale in January 2018. The SUV, Mitsubushi… Continue reading All-new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross set for launch in UK

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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