For those, who may expect it, we have an awesome, officially confirmed, news – Mitsubishi Company has more than ready to launch on the global car markets brand new face-lifted version of their beloved, widely praised and desired- the 2016 Pajero Sport. We strongly believe that all of you have been familiar with this utterly been popular mid-size SUV, which, now, will come with the company’s latest Dynamic Shield front fascia that we, already, have an exquisite opportunity to see on its closest sibling 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander earlier this year. This face-lifted version- 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport will present, in fact, the 3rd generation of this utterly been capable mid-sized SUV, which is planned to have its debut till the end of this year. So, let’s check out which exactly upgrades, refreshments and modifications the Japan’s largest trading company have decided to surprise us all with this time.
Interior, Exterior & Appearance of 2016 Pajero Sport
Firstly, let’s have into our consideration the exterior design of this refreshed variant. The very first thing that will, for sure, catch your eye, will be futuristic and highly trendy overall design. Said in other words, there is planned to be plenty of pretty imaginatively distributed chrome accents that will be located at the front coupled with highly elegant sleek headlamps. Further, there will be pretty notable, too, utterly thin strips of LED daytime running lights combined with the fog lamps that will add a great amount of attractiveness and charm to this highly exclusive mid-sized SUV. The side profile will reflect an utterly refined taste as it will look a bit stretched beyond the C-Pillar. As far as the rear part of the 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport concerns, although it won’t be as attractive as its front part, it will take inspiration from the GR-HEV concept, which we had the opportunity to check out at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show.
When it comes to the 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport interior design, it will be something that we’ve seen earlier and the upgrades will be reflected mainly in cosmetics, such as: full upholstery leather seats and the natural wooden accents that will prevail of the entire inner part, including the dashboard, which will receive a gloss black finish and a slightly upgraded infotainment system (reflected in a decent-sized display coupled with an improved high-technology features).
Engine of 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport
Under the hood, the stuff will stay, pretty much, the same-meaning, on your disposal will be to opt either to a 2.4-liter turbo diesel engine that is going to be able to produce around a 154 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque. 2.4-liter gas electric motor, which general capability has, already, been estimated at generating about 128 hp and 143 lb-ft of torque. Also you will have a trio of turbo diesel motors that will be capable to produce approximately 181 hp as well as 317 lb-ft of torque. Depending on exact opted engine option, the Mitsubishi Company will offer 5- and also 6-speed manual gearboxes and also a 5-speed automated transmission. It is, also, quite possible that improved Pajero Sport will be available empowered with a plug-in hybrid powertrain option that will be borrowed from the Outlander PHEV.
2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Release Date & Price
This slightly refreshed variant should have a price tag of around $60,000 US dollars, no more.