It’s been a tough couple of years for Mitsubishi. Many wrote them off and expected them to vacate the US much like Suzuki, but they have worked hard to regain some lost grounds! To keep the momentum going, the iconic Japanese automaker is working on its latest 2018 Mitsubishi Montero model, which according to spy shots, is looking ineffable.
Some insiders surprisingly believe that this latest design is going to be a toned-down version of the robust GC-PHEV which was showcased at the Geneva motor show 2014. “But the head of Mitsubishi, UK- Lance Bradley stated that 2018 Mitsubishi Montero will prove to be a convenient and cost-effective option as compared to Land Rover LR4. The official also stated that their latest model though will be a light-in-weight owing to the usage of light weighted pre-requisites; it will be just as big and tough as some of its predecessors.”
2018 Mitsubishi Montero – Engine Specifications
This new Mitsubishi Montero 2018 is said to host a powerful engine. Though complete information about the powertrain is still known, some internet gatherings confirm that its base model will be powered by a V6 3.0-liter gasoline engine accompanied by an electrical motor and lithium-ion battery. The total fuel economy in the city is expected to be somewhere around 22 mpg, while in highways, it is estimated to be around 33 mpg. Its torque ability is 385 lb-ft. and power of 415 hp can be delivered. The transmission system includes an 8-speed auto gearbox. Its acceleration would be 0 – 60 mph in just 7 seconds.
2018 Mitsubishi Montero -Futuristic Design
The overall dimension is more than its previous models. The manufacturer has given it a newly design and style grid to make this model more aggressive. Frontal bumpers also seem to be upgraded as per the new standards. New LED headlights will be seen both frontal as well as at the back of this vehicle. A good mix of contemporary and modern designs along with some appealing curves will be seen.
It is rumored that interior portion will incorporate durable materials and all the latest gizmos which are associated with top SUV. The cabin design is said to be quite deluxe and cozy. Upgraded heating systems will likely be seen in the seats and also its high-quality finish will add more headroom and legroom.
The cabin will be dominated by a large touchscreen. Plus upgraded security controls, climate monitoring systems, and infotainment systems will be noted. Along with these inclusions, this latest model will also retain other cabin décor-legacy of its predecessors. However, there are still very fewer details of its external as well as internal specs to formulate any ideas.
2018 Mitsubishi Montero – Launch Date and its Price
Though there are no official announcements, 2018 Mitsubishi Montero has all possibilities of making a 2018 release. The price is expected to reach $49,000 for its base model.
The competitors are many for 2018 Mitsubishi Montero, but the main rivals are Audi A4 and the Toyota Land Cruiser.