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Mitsubishi Triton and ASX concept cars to be unveiled at 2016 Geneva motor show

The 2016 Geneva motor show is fast approaching, and brands are putting out teasers left, right and centre. Here's one from Mitsubishi Motors, which will show off concept, show car versions of the Triton (L200) and ASX at the Swiss show...

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2016 Mitsubishi New Cars
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2016 Mitsubishi New Cars

Details of the new and updated Mitsubishi models launching in Australia in 2016. Mirage update - Q1 Updated versions of the Mitsubishi Mirage hatch and sedan will arrive, potentially a few weeks apart, in the first quarter of 2016. Mitsubishi smallest model, and one of the cheapest on the market, will get some minor stylistic enhancements broadly in line with the updated MY17 US-market model revealed last month...


2016 Mitsubishi Lancer facelift brings extra equipment to ageing small car
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2016 Mitsubishi Lancer facelift brings extra equipment to ageing small car

The Mitsubishi Lancer has received a facelift and a number of equipment upgrades for 2016 as the Japanese brand seeks to refresh its ageing small car. Next year will mark the current-generation Lancer’s 10th in our market, and with no successor planned, Mitsubishi has little option but to roll out small updates for its compact sedan and Sportback hatch models to maintain competitiveness with newer rivals...


The continued decline in micro cars
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The continued decline in micro cars

No vehicle segment has had a bigger fall from grace this year than the one comprising the nation’s smallest cars. According to VFACTS data, sales of micro cars are down 31.3 per cent this year to 10,132 units. They fell an even more significant 40.1 per cent in November, to 618. This equates to market share of just 1.0 per cent annual, and 0...


Dual-cab ute mega-test review: Ranger Colorado D-Max BT-50 Triton Navara HiLux Amarok
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Dual-cab ute mega-test review: Ranger Colorado D-Max BT-50 Triton Navara HiLux Amarok

Read the article here. If there was ever a vehicle that typified the work hard / play hard Australian lifestyle, it is the double-cab ute. Tough, practical and pretty cool, these rugged pickups are winning plenty of favour with Australian buyers. But which one is best? We’ve gathered eight of the most popular models together and will put them through their paces over a series of challenges to find Australia’s Best Ute...


ANCAP gives Honda HR-V, Audi Q7 and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport five stars
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ANCAP gives Honda HR-V, Audi Q7 and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport five stars

The latest round of ANCAP safety tests have yielded maximum five-star ratings for a trio of SUVs — the Audi Q7, Honda HR-V and (as we already reported today) the new Mitsubishi Pajero Sport. The Honda HR-V just now receives its rating despite launching in February, and going on to be Honda’s top-selling car locally. The ANCAP test crunched data from ASEAN NCAP testing...


2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Review

Mitsubishi has finally taken the wraps off the Challenger replacement and it's called the Pajero Sport. We hop in for a drive.

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2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport scores five-star ANCAP safety rating
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2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport scores five-star ANCAP safety rating

Mitsubishi Australia has announced a five star safety rating for the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, which launches as a successor to the Challenger this week in Australia. The announcement comes on the back of Mitsubishi announcing several Mitsubishi-first safety technologies and a number of class equalling safety tech that will ensure the Pajero Sport doesn't lag behind the competition when it goes on sale next week...


2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport pricing and specifications: Challenger replacement launches from $45,000 with segment firsts
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2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport pricing and specifications: Challenger replacement launches from $45,000 with segment firsts

The all-new Mitsubishi Pajero Sport has launched in Australia this week, ahead of going on sale to the public from next Monday. In addition to announcing a high level of safety equipment for the top-specification Exceed model, the entire Mitsubishi Pajero Sport range is bolstered by a five-star ANCAP safety rating, seven airbags and an impressive 3100kg braked towing capacity — the latter placing it ahead of the recently released Ford Everest and Toyota Fortuner...


Mitsubishi Pajero Sport introduces new safety technology to brand's line-up
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Mitsubishi Pajero Sport introduces new safety technology to brand's line-up

The 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport launches in Australia this week and debuts a number of safety technologies for the Japanese brand in our market. The Triton-based SUV, which ditches the old Challenger nameplate for the global Pajero Sport designation, reaches our shores just weeks after our preview drive of the all-new off-road model in Japan...


2016 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Review : Final Edition
Rating: 6.510 /10
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2016 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Review : Final Edition

After 23 years and 10 key versions, the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution calls it a day...

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Mitsubishi Lancer, Pajero won't be replaced, says CEO
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Mitsubishi Lancer, Pajero won't be replaced, says CEO

The Mitsubishi Lancer appears dead in the water, with the Japanese car maker’s boss revealing there are no plans to build a successor to the popular small car. Mitsubishi Motors CEO Osamu Masuko gave industry journal Automotive News the clearest indication yet that the brand was turning its back on its traditional small car to instead focus on vehicles that sell well in the US, primarily SUVs...


2016 Mitsubishi Triton recalled for tow rating sticker swap
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2016 Mitsubishi Triton recalled for tow rating sticker swap

Variants in the new 2016 Mitsubishi Triton range have been recalled this week, due to incorrect information presented on the vehicle’s tow rating labels. The recall affects 1827 vehicles, specifically in the two-wheel drive GLX Double Cab Auto Pick Up, four-wheel drive GLX Single Cab Manual Cab Chassis, and four-wheel drive GLX Club Cab Manual Cab Chassis lines - and only those fitted with Mitsubishi’s Genuine Accessory tow-bar kits...


2016 Mitsubishi ASX, Mirage facelifts revealed: Mirage here next year, ASX under consideration
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2016 Mitsubishi ASX, Mirage facelifts revealed: Mirage here next year, ASX under consideration

The newly updated 2016 Mitsubishi Mirage light car and ASX SUV have touched down at this week’s Los Angeles Auto Show. Both models have been facelifted for the US market, and it’s the ASX - known there as the Outlander Sport - that has been given the most attention...


Mitsubishi Triton recalled for soft tonneau screw replacement
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Mitsubishi Triton recalled for soft tonneau screw replacement

Just over 600 of the new 2016 Mitsubishi Triton utes have been recalled this week, over concerns that the soft tonneau cover could become dislodged. The carmaker says that rivets supplied with the cover may be too short, measuring 14mm instead of the required 17mm. With the incorrect rivets in place, the tonneau cover will not have been attached securely enough “and may dislodge unexpectedly”...


Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Final Edition hits Australia: A $53,700 farewell
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Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Final Edition hits Australia: A $53,700 farewell

X for 10, X for all over. Final. Finished. Finito. The legendary Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution line is has come to an end, some 23 years after the Evolution I appeared. Mitsubishi hasn’t ruled out a future Evolution, but it’s more likely to evolve into an SUV, and electric drive assistance is likewise expected. So, future Evo or not, the Evolution as we know it is done...


Mitsubishi still looking for next-gen Lancer partner, but nothing on radar
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Mitsubishi still looking for next-gen Lancer partner, but nothing on radar

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) remains on the lookout for a partner to help it develop and launch a long-overdue next-generation Lancer, but admits the cupboard at present remains bare, and that it is in fact a low-priority project...


Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Review: Quick drive
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Review: Quick drive

Exit Mitsubishi Challenger, enter Mitsubishi Pajero Sport: the brand's new-generation, Triton-based off-roader...


Mitsubishi eX Concept Walkaround : 2015 Tokyo Motor Show
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Mitsubishi eX Concept Walkaround : 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Read the article here. The Mitsubishi eX concept shone brightly on the Japanese car maker’s 2015 Tokyo motor show stand, and for more reasons than just its striking metallic gold paint. The eX concept provides an exciting preview to two next-generation products that have been a long time coming...


Mitsubishi Pajero future under a cloud
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Mitsubishi Pajero future under a cloud

The iconic Mitsubishi Pajero’s long-term future is clouded, with a replacement for the aged current model a few years away in even the best-case scenario. This is according to Mitsubishi Motors (MMC) president and COO, Tetsuro Aikawa, who said today via interpreter that the brand would be “continuing on with the present model for some time”...