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Mitsubishi MiEV: 10 years of building electric cars

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – It’s been 10 years since Mitsubishi Motors launched its zero-emissions i-MiEV city car, the automotive foundation for what, the company says, ”paved the way for the automotive industry’s seismic shift towards mass-produced electric vehicles”. During that decade the i-MiEV has gained a reputation for eco performance, silent running, driving performance and… Continue reading Mitsubishi MiEV: 10 years of building electric cars

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Two years on – and a refreshed Mitsubishi Triton arrives in SA

40 years on comes another Triton toughy Luxury double-cab style, fussy front Six-speed autobox, all-wheel drive JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – A restyled and re-equipped Mitsubishi Triton double-cab bakkie has arrived on the South African market  four decades after the first with, its maker says, ”a tough new look, enhanced exterior and interior features, and an all-new… Continue reading Two years on – and a refreshed Mitsubishi Triton arrives in SA

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Mitsubishi SA focuses on catering for smaller family SUVs

Mitsubishi Motors goes smaller to get bigger Five new çompact’ SUVs now in showrooms Family SUV for town, school run – and bush JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – Mitsubishi Motors SA has launched a compact-SUV range to, it says, ”emphasise their value for money at less than R500 000”. The full range will now include, according to… Continue reading Mitsubishi SA focuses on catering for smaller family SUVs

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Mitsubishi to unveil chunky concept at Geneva ’19

GENEVA, Switzerland – Mitsubishi Motors will have an Engelberg (it’s a winter sports resort) Tourer Concept at the 2019 annual auto show here from March 5. READ MORE Mitsubishi features on Carman’s Corner The automaker says the vehicle will show off developments in SUV styling (well, just cop the image above, again!) and practicality with a focus… Continue reading Mitsubishi to unveil chunky concept at Geneva ’19

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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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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 4×4 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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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