The Mitsubishi Outlander was launched in India in 2008 and in 2010 Mitsubishi gave it a facelift. The Outlander comes with a 2.4-litre MIVEC petrol engine and is available with only a CVT gearbox and also a differential lock. Its competitors are the Honda CR-V and the Chevrolet Captiva.
Euro NCAP released the results of five cars: the Fiat Bravo, the Honda CR-V, the Honda Legend, the Mitsubishi Outlander and the Toyota Corolla.
Summary of Results
Occupant Protection: 5 stars Child Protection: 3 stars Pedestrian Protection: 2 stars
Occupant Protection: 5 stars Child Protection: 4 stars Pedestrian Protection: 3 stars
Honda CR-VOccupant Protection: 4 (...) > Full story
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is to unveil the European market version of the Outlander on-road SUV and to display the Prototype-X concept for the next-generation high-performance 4WD sedan at the 77th Geneva International Motor Show in March. The 2007 Geneva Motor Show runs from March 6 through March 18 at the Geneva Palexpo exhibition and conference complex, opening to the general public on March 8.
The Outlander on-road SUV to be unveiled at the 2007 Geneva Show raises the bar on (...) > Full story
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and PSA Peugeot Citroën announced today that they have signed an agreement under which Mitsubishi Motors will be supplied with diesel engines by PSA Peugeot Citroën in a new collaborative agreement.
Under this agreement PSA Peugeot Citroën will start supplying Mitsubishi Motors with its state-of-the-art 2.2l common-rail, direct-injection diesel engine from mid 2007. This engine will also be fitted with a PSA Peugeot Citroën patented particulate filter to deliver (...) > Full story
Mitsubishi today announced that it starts production of "Outlander" SUV at Okazaki plant, located in Okazaki City, Aichi Prefecture. Okazaki plant will produce 29,000 units of "Outlander" in the second half of fiscal year 2006 mainly for North America, Russia and Japanese markets.
Mizushima plant has been producing its model so far, but due to robust growth in sales of domestic mini-cars and export models, the plant’s production capacity has reached maximum level. (...) > Full story
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today debuts the Outlander EX*1 on-road Sport Utility Vehicle at the Beijing Motor Show 2006. The show is being held from November 18 (November 21 for the general public). Also on display are the Lancer Evolution IX high-performance 4WD sports sedan that went on sale in China this October, the Mitsubishi Concept-Sportback that shows how a next-generation sportback concept car may look, and the Eclipse Spyder that is currently selling very strongly in the North American Market. In total, the company is showing 7 vehicles.
Through out the improvements some are quite impressive- the front and the rear bumper, new front grill and 20 inch alloy wheels. DAMD is known for its interior and exterior modifications, without fine tuning the motorization part. Not that the V6 3.0 Liter Engine, that generates 220 horsepower needs any!...
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) has announced pricing for its all-new, second-generation Outlander compact sport-utility vehicle. The larger, more powerful 2007 Outlander will start at a manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) of $21,370 for a well- equipped ES front-wheel drive model. Early buyers will receive a Mitsubishi 25th Anniversary discount of $1,380 for a starting MSRP of $19,990.
All 2007 Outlander models are powered exclusively by a new all-aluminum MIVEC (...) > Full story
On June 9th, Japan gets the Mitsubishi Outlander G-Limited. The G presumably stands for "gold," which is applied liberally to the sporty and stylish new SUV. The 18" aluminum rims, the side pinstripes, and the grille surround are all gold. In addition to the precious-metal-colored trim, the lower front bumper is painted the same color as the body (either black mica or white pearl). On the inside, heated leather seats with 4-way power adjust for the driver are standard.
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Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) today announced the transfer of certain vehicle production of the Mizushima plant to the Okazaki plant and the continuation of vehicle production at the Okazaki plant as a supplement to the Mizushima plant. This action will prevent missed sales opportunities and allow the company to focus on achieving fiscal 2006 sales targets.
Mitsubishi Motors expects planned production volume at the Mizushima plant to exceed production capacity in fiscal 2006, due to (...) > Full story
Rockford Corporation today announced that Mitsubishi Motors North America will offer the legendary Rockford Fosgate PUNCH in a premium, high-output audio system as an optional upgrade for both the LS and XLS models for U.S. customers of Mitsubishi’s all-new 2007 Outlander. Mitsubishi introduced the Rockford Fosgate 650-watt sound system in the U.S. Outlander at the New York Auto Show, which begins today. The Rockford Fosgate 650-watt sound system was originally launched in the global (...) > Full story