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  • Naturally-aspirated Mitsubishi Outlander discontinued in Japan, stronger focus on PHEV

    The regular petrol-powered variants Mitsubishi Outlander has been discontinued in Japan, according to Mitsubishi Motors Japanese website. Only the Outlander plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) remains on sale there.Japan-spec Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV pictured.While it may seem like a surprise to some, this is in line with the carmakers Small but Beautiful three-year mid-term business plan (from 2020 to 2022) that focuses on strengthening the brands eco-friendly model lineup of PHEVs and EVs,

    Sanjay

    Sanjay

    Oct 30, 2020

  • Review: Mitsubishi Outlander 2.0 4WD; Long in the tooth but still worthy of attention

    The Mitsubishi Outlander has been on sale in Malaysia since 2017 and calling it a little long in the tooth is an understatement. The model itself has been in its third generation since 2013 and looking at the spec sheet, we have to say that the 7-seater C-segment SUV is in serious need of an overhaul. But spec sheet aside, is the Outlander still worthy of your consideration?When you say 7-seater C-segment SUV, the Outlander rarely comes to mind over competitors like the Nissan X-Trail and the Ki

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Sep 23, 2020

  • VW Tiguan Allspace vs Mazda CX-8 vs Mitsubishi Outlander – Which is the alright choice?

    Volkswagen has just launched the new 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace in Malaysia. With that, Volkswagen’s popular crossover SUV has expanded itself to compete with other 7-seater SUVs, most notably the Mitsubishi Outlander and Mazda CX-8. Let's see how the Tiguan Allspace R-Line go against its Japanese rivals.Powertrain – Interested in a 7-seater Golf GTi?Yes. You read that right. The Tiguan Allspace R-Line has the highest power output among the three with 220 PS and 320 Nm from

    CY Foong

    CY Foong

    Aug 13, 2020

  • All-new 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander spied, global debut soon?

    The all-new 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander has been spied doing its development rounds. The new Outlander will be based on a new plaform shared with Renault and Nissan, and will feature hybrid powertrains. The next-generation model, which is heavily camouflaged, gives us a clearer look at its exterior design.At the front, the new Outlander adopts a unique front-lighting arrangement. At the top sits the LED daytime running lights and turn indicators, and lower down are the main headlamp unit

    Jason

    Jason

    Jul 14, 2020

  • Better Mitsubishi products for Malaysia as MMC doubles down focus on ASEAN?

    As a company, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) have seen better days. Yes, the company still enjoys a strong market presence, especially in 4x4s and it’s still the only brand that’s in a position to challenge the Toyota Hilux's dominance, but it’s safe to say that company have long passed its peak.More than 100 ago, Mitsubishi Motors’ predecessor, the Mitsubishi zaibatsu conglomerate built Japan’s first series production car – the Model A, which wa

    Hans

    Hans

    Jun 28, 2020

  • Mitsubishi Motors to slash prices by up to RM 8,154 for the Outlander and ASX

    Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), announced a new price list for the Mitsubishi ASX Compact SUV and Outlander SUV in Malaysia. The new prices are effective immediately until 31 December 2020.The price reduction is in view of the Malaysian government’s announcement to drop Sales and Service tax (SST) for cars, which sees a 100% sales tax exemption on locally-assembled (CKD) models. Prices above are quoted on-the-road without insurance for private registration in Peninsular and East Mal

    Brian

    Brian

    Jun 15, 2020

  • Next-gen Nissan Navara to be a rebadged Mitsubishi Triton, Outlander to be X-Trail’s twin

    In a recent announcement by the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, it has been decided that Mitsubishi Motors will take the lead in the Alliance’s business in South East Asia, while Nissan will take a step back to focus on USA, China, and Japan.What this means is that the Alliance will adopt a so-called ‘Leader-Follower’ system, whereby each Alliance member will focus on developing products in markets they are strongest in.For example, Nissan will stop/cutback on development w

    Eric

    Eric

    May 27, 2020