Mitsubishi Motors has recently announced the launch of the new Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid, which is developed exclusively for the European market. The launch of the Outlander Plug-In Hybrid reaffirms Mitsubishi's commitment to the European market and demonstrates the automaker's strong focus on electrification. The new Outlander is equipped with the latest generation of Mitsubishi's advanced hybrid system and a four-wheel drive that is inspired by motorsport. The model will be launched in Europe in 2024, and it is expected to build on the success of the first-generation plug-in hybrid version, which has sold 200,000 units in Europe alone.
Frank Krol, President and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors Europe, said, "The launch of the Outlander Plug-In Hybrid reaffirms Mitsubishi Motors' commitment to the European market and also represents a major new step in our product roadmap that brings us back into the European D-segment." With the launch of the new Outlander, Mitsubishi is expanding its model program in Europe and is taking a major step forward in its electrification journey.
The new Mitsubishi Outlander represents the iconic design language for Mitsubishi, with its sculpted sides, and distinctive Dynamic Shield that conveys strength and security.
The interior of the new Mitsubishi Outlander is a perfect combination of high quality, functionality, and Japanese craftsmanship, which create a stronger premium feel. With infotainment and the latest driver assistance systems, the new Outlander offers increased security, comfort, and convenience.
Since its launch in 2003, Mitsubishi has sold over half a million Outlander models in Europe, and the new Outlander will be the fourth generation of the model. The new Outlander is a flagship model for Mitsubishi, and with its award-winning design and technology, it is expected to take the brand to a new level in Europe.
The new Mitsubishi Outlander is equipped with the latest generation of Mitsubishi's advanced hybrid system, which uses a 2.4-liter Atkinson-cycle petrol engine and two electric motors, one at the front and one at the rear. The system is paired with a 13.8 kWh lithium-ion battery that provides an electric range of up to 45 km (28 miles) on a single charge. The hybrid system has a combined power output of 227 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque. The motorsport-inspired four-wheel drive system, called Super All-Wheel Control, provides excellent traction and stability in all driving conditions.
Launching the new Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid marks a major step forward in Mitsubishi's electrification journey and reaffirms the automaker's commitment to the European market. The new Outlander has the latest hybrid technology and features a motorsport-inspired four-wheel drive system. With its award-winning design and technology, the new Outlander is expected to take the Mitsubishi brand to a new level in Europe.