2016 Mitsubishi Triton: 4x2 petrol base model added to the range, plus new dual-cab variants

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2016 Mitsubishi Triton: 4x2 petrol base model added to the range, plus new dual-cab variants

The 2016 Mitsubishi Triton range has seen the addition of a new petrol-powered base model single-cab, and a couple of new dual-cab models. The entry-level 4x2 GLX single-cab-chassis is powered by a 2.4-litre four-cylinder petrol with a five-speed manual gearbox...

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2016 Mitsubishi Pajero drops manual, gains Apple Carplay, Android Auto and Digital Radio
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2016 Mitsubishi Pajero drops manual, gains Apple Carplay, Android Auto and Digital Radio

An updated 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero has touched down in the Australian market this week, less than a year since the big off-roading SUV was last revised. September last year saw the Pajero upgraded with lightly refreshed looks, tweaked features and new pricing for some models, but this week’s upgrade brings exciting news for tech-heads: the addition of Apple Carplay, Android Auto and DAB+ digital radio...


2015 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Sport Review
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2015 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Sport Review

The Mitsubishi Lancer is now eight years old, which doesn’t put it quite in Land Rover Defender territory, though it is long in the tooth for a popular model. Today we’ve got the current base model, the ES Sport. As a manual it’s available from just $18,990, while this CVT with metallic paint costs about $21,500, making it one of the cheapest small autos from a mainstream brand...


2015 Nissan Navara RX v Mitsubishi Triton GLS : Comparison Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2015 Nissan Navara RX v Mitsubishi Triton GLS : Comparison Review

The all-new Nissan Navara is the first mainstream dual cab offering to be fitted with a coil spring rear end. It promises to be better on road than the competition, but how will it fare with a load in the tray?


Deals on wheels: Discounted new cars
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Deals on wheels: Discounted new cars

It’s time for the latest installment of Deals on Wheels, which looks at four factory-backed special offers for all you weekend shoppers. This isn’t a promotional campaign, just us trying to offer you some interesting suggestions if you’re in the market for some new wheels. Kia Pro_Cee’d GT The Kia Pro_Cee’d GT is one of our very favourite hot hatches, despite its minuscule sales...


2015 Mitsubishi Mirage Review : Long-term report three
Rating: 610 /10
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2015 Mitsubishi Mirage Review : Long-term report three

Tim compares his long-term Mirage with a Nissan Micra, and almost a Lamborghini Aventador...

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2015 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Sport Review
Rating: 610 /10
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2015 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Sport Review

I was 17 years old and busily preparing for my final school exams when the current-generation Mitsubishi Lancer first went on sale in Australia. Little did that pimply teen know that in eight years he’d be road testing that same car – albeit refreshed with a few updates over that timeframe...

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2016 Mitsubishi Challenger revealed
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2016 Mitsubishi Challenger revealed

The third-generation Mitsubishi Challenger has been unveiled at an event in Thailand. Known in Asian markets as the Pajero Sport, the new car, like the generations before it, is based on the Triton ute. Under the bonnet, the new Challenger is powered by a 2.4-litre turbo-diesel engine...


Toyota Landcruiser Prado Altitude v Mitsubishi Pajero GLS : Comparison Review
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Toyota Landcruiser Prado Altitude v Mitsubishi Pajero GLS : Comparison Review

The Toyota Landcruiser Prado has long been the go-to choice for drivers after seven seats and serious off-road ability. Does the Landcruiser Prado Altitude live up to that name?


Mitsubishi to end car production in the USA
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Mitsubishi to end car production in the USA

Mitsubishi announced overnight that it will cease manufacturing vehicles in the USA by the close of 2015. Dan Irvin, a spokesman for Mitsubishi North America, told the Associated Press that, after reviewing its global supply chain, a decision was made to cease production at the company's factory in Normal, Illinois on November 30, 2015...


Mitsubishi Triton Exceed v Isuzu D-Max LS-Terrain Comparison Review
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Mitsubishi Triton Exceed v Isuzu D-Max LS-Terrain Comparison Review

There's never been a better time than right now to be guying a new dual cab utility in Australia. If you need a truck that's capable of tackling the working week but also dealing with family duties on the weekend, you've never had more choice than you have in 2015. Two of the more utilitarian options in the segment have always been the Isuzu D-Max and Mitsubishi Triton...


2016 Mitsubishi Challenger teased further in new promo video
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2016 Mitsubishi Challenger teased further in new promo video

The new 2016 Mitsubishi Challenger SUV has been previewed once again, ahead of a Bangkok unveiling set for August 1. Of course, earlier leaks and spy photos of the new seven-seat off-roader mean that not only is the cat out of the bag, it’s been knocking breakables off the coffee table for weeks now...


2016 Mitsubishi Challenger spied undisguised
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2016 Mitsubishi Challenger spied undisguised

The next-generation Mitsubishi Challenger off-roader has been spotted completely undisguised on the streets of Bangkok. Captured by a Tawunap Eemnoob during filming of a television commercial, these images were originally posted on the Headlight Magazine forums...


Mitsubishi Triton Exceed v Isuzu D-Max LS-Terrain: Comparison Review
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Mitsubishi Triton Exceed v Isuzu D-Max LS-Terrain: Comparison Review

Mitsubishi's all-new Triton is more refined, and more impressive than it's ever been. A significant step forward from the outgoing model, we put it head-to-head with the Isuzu D-Max.


Top 10 hottest cars of 2015 to date
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Top 10 hottest cars of 2015 to date

What new vehicles have grown in registrations the most in 2015 so far? If you’re in the market for a new car, SUV and commercial, it can be valuable to know. After all, cars in hot demand might just be harder to haggle on than those that are struggling against rivals. Then again, they might be flying in the sales race precisely because they’re so affordable...


2016 Mitsubishi Challenger previewed: shadowy new teaser released for August 1 debut
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2016 Mitsubishi Challenger previewed: shadowy new teaser released for August 1 debut

The 2016 Mitsubishi Challenger is nearing its global debut, scheduled to occur on August 1 at the Bangkok International Grand Motor Sale. The new third-generation SUV, expected to be based again on the Mitsubishi Triton ute, has been spied testing in recent months, and leaked patent application images have all but revealed the seven-seater’s final look...


Honda CR-V VTi-L v Mitsubishi Outlander Exceed: Comparison Review
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Honda CR-V VTi-L v Mitsubishi Outlander Exceed: Comparison Review

Mid-life updates can be minor or substantial – and it’s fair to say that the changes seen on the recently-arrived 2015 Honda CR-V Series II and 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander slot into the latter category. The revised Honda CR-V went on sale late last year, but this is the first time we’ve had a chance to get one through the garage...


Headlight Comparison : Laser v LED v HID Xenon v Halogen
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Headlight Comparison : Laser v LED v HID Xenon v Halogen

It wasn’t that long ago that headlights were a no-thought-required feature. All cars had them and no one really paid them much heed unless they failed or were shaped in a particularly ugly manner. Halogen Reliably generating light with the limited resources at a car’s disposal was a problem for early automotive engineers...


2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV revealed - UPDATE
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2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV revealed - UPDATE

The updated, 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV plug-in hybrid SUV has been revealed in its native market of Japan, but its precise Australian launch timing remains a matter of mystery.  Mitsubishi’s mid-life update for its greenest car includes small changes to the body, chassis and powertrain, along with front, rear and interior styling tweaks...


2015 Mitsubishi Challenger Review
Rating: 5.510 /10
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2015 Mitsubishi Challenger Review

It's due for a replacement soon, but the ageing Mitsubishi Challenger still packs a punch off-road. Tough as nails and bulletproof, there might be some life in the old dog yet.

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