The European release of the hybrid SUV Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV was dedicated by a Japanese producer 66-th Frankfurt motor show this year, despite the fact that the first information about this car appeared in 2014.
The previous version was told by company as the world’s first all-wheel drive hybrid SUV with the ability to recharge.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV release date
The appearance on the market promised to be this winter. Primarily the car will see the European markets.
Release date: winter 2016
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2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV redesign
As a fellow, new to try on the “Dynamic Shield” design outfit. The latter implies the presence of a powerful X-shaped false radiator grille. The head lights and elements of the bumper with led content. The round fog lamps with chrome trim contrasts critical moments. Changed and the shape of the intakes.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV side view
Chromium also trimmed the lower boundary of the side doors. On the roof there are handrails, metal. In the rear view mirrors we will be able to see the repeaters of indexes of turns. Alloy wheels combined grey and black color, have a size of 18 inches. At the rear we can also see headlights with led filling and lots of chrome. As the innovations offered two colors — ruby-black and brown metallic. The surface of the body is richly adorned with decorative finishes that give the appearance even more sportiness.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV interior
The salon is stylish. The quality of the finish is increased. Internally the space has increased, mostly in width, thus adding a bit of space for comfortable positioning of the feet of passengers. Manufacturer loudly said that thanks to the 30 introduced innovations and adaptations have improved noise and vibration insulation.
Evaluating in General, we can say that the interior and the technical part of the cabin is full of innovative developments and technologies to meet the diverse needs of a wide variety of clients:
- premium audio system,
- pillows of system of safety,
- led backlight,
- Bluetooth and Wi-Fi,
- navigation system,
- USB ports,
- the many accents of metal and wood.
Available in the premium upholstery is brown in color, contrasting stitching. The leather steering wheel is 4-spiked. Chairs are very comfortable, electric, the same is the anatomical position of the passenger. The dashboard is finished in piano lacquer. A center console features a galore of entertaining moments that you will never get bored even in the most protracted trip.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV specs
In the engine compartment we can see a two-liter hybrid engine, power of 121 horsepower, which moves the front axle and two electric motors, a power of 86 horses, which are responsible for the rotation of the rear wheels.
The battery that powers the motors, is located in the underground space and its capacity is 12 kW. It does not extend beyond the wheelbase, which allowed us to keep Luggage volume. This power plant has contributed to decreased demand in the consumption of hydrocarbon fuels and as it resulted in the reduction of CO2 emissions into the atmosphere.
Using only electric traction, the new product able to overcome as much as 55 km in Addition, the machine is equipped with Vehicle to home, which enables you to charge batteries from the mains and, if necessary, to return the taken energy back (for the latter manipulation, it will be necessary to install additional equipment).
Using DWS, it is possible to overcome 800 km, the Car is able to overcome the first 100 km in 11 seconds. And consumption will equal 5 liters per 100 km, the engine parameters like flow rate 1.6 liter unit with a maximum speed of 170 km For a full charge requires five hours of engines. If necessary, you can use Express charging: Yes, 80% in 30 minutes.
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV price
The price has not been announced, so most likely it will become known closer to the start of sales. According to the opinion of some experienced motorists, the cost of the basic equipment in America promised to be $40,000 — $50,000