Mitsubishi, despite its last couple of disappointing years, is trying to make a comeback with its 2018 Mitsubishi Montero. As per insights, this new model will be a gorgeous and will definitely interest car lovers who have a thing for tough automobiles.
Speculations are stating that the next Montero is going to be a toned-down version of the rugged GC-PHEV concept which was showcased at the Geneva Motor Show in 2014. The makers definitely retained the buffed-up nature of its earlier model, but have tried to incorporate lightweight materials such as carbon fiber and aluminum to its structure.
Let’s take a close look at some of its outstanding features.
2018 Mitsubishi Montero: External specifications
The 2018 Mitsubishi Montero should feature a toned-down exterior design compared to the GC-PHEV concept.
This new automobile should have similar dimensions as the current version. However, the weight of the model is said to drop down considerably due to the usage of light weighted components.
New and company specific “Dynamic Shield” design will be seen on mode’s front end. The new Montero will also get modern LED headlights and taillights.
The chassis of 2018 Montero will also get an upgrade. Its towing capacity is also expected to be impressive even though specific data is still unknown. All in all, this new model will prove to be an automobile which will combine a good mix of modern day comforts and contemporary design.
2018 Montero equals its outer look with an equally stunning interior. The main highlight of this automobile is its ability to roll on uneven terrains without making travelers experience any kind of discomfort.
A new dash with high rated touch display and numerous control buttons will be seen. The frontal seat will be easily adjusted. Ample leg, shoulder as well as knee space is also expected. The cabin will be deluxe and will incorporate all modern day facilities which car lovers expect in this century.
Advanced climate controls, infotainments and top music system will also be the part of its modifications. The model will also include the long list of advanced safety features.
2018 Mitsubishi Montero: Engine specifications
2018 Mitsubishi Montero should be available with the conventional and plug-in hybrid powertrain.
A naturally-aspirated 6-cylinder engine should be the part of the conventional powertrain. The power and torque figures are still unknown. The model should get the 8-speed automatic transmission.
On the other hand, the plug-in hybrid powertrain should include a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and electric motor. It is expected that this powertrain will provide about 20 miles of electric alone drive.
Price, launch date of 2018 Mitsubishi Montero
In terms of the price of the new 2018 Mitsubishi Montero, the starting price should be somewhere around mid-$40k.
However, there is no official confirmation of its official launch date but believe is that it will release in early 2018.