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Fully-electric 2022 Mitsubishi Airtrek teased, based on the Outlander

Mitsubishi has teased an all-electric version of the Outlander, badged as an Airtrek for the Chinese market. Revealed at the 2021 Shanghai motor show, the battery-powered Mitsubishi SUV wears redesigned front- and rear-ends than the recently-unveiled Outlander to help differentiate it as an electric vehicle (EV)...

VFACTS: Toyota HiLux, Ford Ranger, Mitsubishi Triton and Isuzu D-Max make the Top 10

The Toyota HiLux posted its strongest March result of all time last month, as it got a head-start on its run to becoming the nation’s favourite vehicle for a sixth year in a row. The strong ute result comes as sales of Light Commercial Vehicles (the industry term for utes and vans) outsold traditional passenger cars for the first time in Australian automotive history, in March 2021, with 23,255 LCVs reported as sold (up 28 per cent compared to the same month last year) versus 21,360 passenger cars (down 1...

2022 Mitsubishi Pajero imagined as next-gen four-wheel-drive

The Mitsubishi Pajero came to the end of production this year, ending a four-decade run as a proven, capable four-wheel-drive. While it felt its age in recent years, for a long time the Pajero was one of the main family off-roaders available on the market, with the Mitsubishi fighting in the same class as the Toyota LandCruiser and Nissan Patrol...

Mitsubishi Lancer Evo to race for breast cancer research at Bathurst

Two brothers will be racing a Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X in the 2021 Bathurst Six Hour race, but their greatest fight is happening away from the track. Ben and Michael Kavich are raising money for breast cancer research by giving the opportunity to win advertising space on their race car. The Evo will be seen by tens of thousands of people during the endurance race at the famous Mt Panorama street track...

Mitsubishi Motors UK to auction heritage fleet

The UK-based subsidiary of Mitsubishi Motors has listed its heritage fleet for sale with auction house Auto Auction. Set to be conducted virtually, the timed auction is planned to start on April 1 and run until the end of the month. Up for grabs are 14 well-kept vehicles, alongside 36 private number plates that have appeared in Mitsubishi Motors UK promotional material...

How big is the boot space? Every SUV in Australia in 2021, ranked

If you're shopping for an SUV, it's likely you want to know a few important things. A good number of seats, an ample amount of power, an affordable price point, reliability, safety and – possibly most importantly – how much of your life you can cram into the boot...

Toyota LandCruiser, Nissan Patrol, Mitsubishi Pajero sales continue to surge as Aussies holiday at home

The Toyota LandCruiser, Nissan Patrol and Mitsubishi Pajero continued their sales surge last month as more Australians plan to holiday at home amid restrictions on international travel. Despite the age of all three vehicles – launched in 2007, 2010 and 2006 respectively – sales of the three nameplates combined have increased by 69...

Mitsubishi Express van gets zero stars for safety, lowest score recorded in Australia

The Mitsubishi Express van – a rebadged version of the Renault Trafic – has been issued the lowest safety rating ever applied to a vehicle in Australia. The zero star rating by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) is the lowest safety score issued in the 28-year history of the independent authority...

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander revealed, Australian timing confirmed

The 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander has been officially unveiled, ahead of an Australian launch in September or October 2021. The first 'all-new' Outlander in nine years, the fourth generation of Mitsubishi's third biggest-selling model will touch down on local shores later this year with a fresh new exterior design, an overhauled cabin, new technology and a revised engine line-up...

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander leaked and teased – UPDATE: Spied undisguised again!

UPDATE, 15 February 2021: The new Mitsubishi Outlander has been spotted undisguised again, just days prior to its full reveal on Wednesday, 17 February. Images posted by @kurdistan_automotive_blog on Instagram show a handful of examples of the new SUV on the back of a transport truck in Japan, showcasing its Engelberg Tourer-inspired styling...

The five cheapest cars in Australia right now

Buying a new car is the second-most expensive purchase most of us will ever make, behind the family home. A recent survey by Australian consumer site Canstar Blue found that Aussies spend, on average, $40,128 on a new car and then hold onto that new car for around six years. Canstar’s research went further, breaking down the average new car cost by segment and brand...