MMPC FURTHER REINFORCES THE MONTERO SPORT LINEUP WITH THE MONTERO SPORT 2WD GLX MT

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) is pleased to announce the introduction of the Montero Sport GLX two wheel drive (2WD) with 6-speed manual transmission (6MT) adding to the current Montero Sport line up. With just less than a year of introduction the Montero Sport gained several commendations from both motoring and its customers due to its excellent performance, best in class features and riding comfort.  It’s recent accolade is the  Car of the Year (COTY)- Philippines  award which validated the Montero Sport as the best SUV, winning both the 2WD and 4WD categories.  The addition of the Montero Sport 2WD GLX 6MT brings the total line up to five (5), which includes the GLS 2WD 8AT, GLS Premium 2WD 8AT, GLS 4×4 6MT and the GT 4×4 8AT.   Key features of the Montero Sport GLX 2WD 6MT are as follows:

Engine

As with the other Montero Sport variants, the GLX 2WD 6MT is also powered by the 4N15 2.4L Clean Diesel Engine which features only one in its class with variable valve timing control system known as Mitsubishi Innovative Valve timing Electronic Control (MIVEC).  This quiet, powerful and fuel efficient diesel engine delivers an outstanding maximum output of 181Ps at 3500 RPM and torque of 430Nm at 2500 RPM for highly satisfying response during every day driving. For a feeling of total control that many enthusiasts demand, the GLX variant house a 6-speed manual transmission with wide gear ratio and highly efficient clutch operation.

Exterior and Interior

Similar to the GLS variant, the GLX variant flaunts an 18-inch Alloy Wheels, Projector-Type Halogen Headlamps and front foglamps with incorporated day time running lights (DRL). The Montero Sport GLX 2WD 6MT is available in seven exterior body colors such as the Savanna White, Sterling Silver Metallic, Virgil Gray, Deep Bronze Metallic, Sedona Red, Mystic Blue and Pyrenese Black.

To add up to the sleek design and classy appearance of the Montero Sport, the GLX variant boasts a Floor Center Console in Silver with Piano Black Accent. Meanwhile, the interior features of the Montero Sport GLX 2WD 6MT are almost the same features as the higher variants. It also has Central Door Lock System, Power Windows equipped with Driver Side One-Touch Auto Down, Window Switch Illumination, Multimedia Entertainment System and an Automatic Climate Control System.

Safety Features

The Montero Sport GLX is equipped with the Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Three-Point ELR Seatbelt with Double Pretensioners which tighten the belts in the event of a collision to help restrain the driver and front passenger.

Pricing and Warranty

Keeping the outstanding value for money proposition, the new Montero Sport GLX is available at all Mitsubishi Motors authorized dealership at a Net introductory price of Php 1,280,000. Its Suggested Retail Price is Php1,395,000.

For a worry free ownership MMPC will backed it up with a three years or 100,000 kilometers warranty whichever comes first.

Note: MMPC reserves the right to change specifications and prices without prior notice.
Please get in touch with us for clarifications.

MITSUBISHI MONTERO SPORT AND STRADA GT RECEIVE ACCOLADES AT THE 2016 COTY AND TOTY PHILIPPINES AWARDS

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) bags four awards at the recent 2016 Car of the Year (COTY) and Truck of the Year (TOTY) – Philippines. An awards night was held last November 21 at the Rockwell East Tower in Makati City to proclaim the vehicles that bested in their particular categories out of the total of 72 entries. After rigorous tests conducted by the members of Car Awards Group, Inc. (CAGI), the Montero Sport GT 2.4D 4WD AT, Montero Sport GLS 2.4D 2WD AT, Pajero GLS 3.2 Di-D 4WD AT, Strada GT 4WD AT dominated their respective categories and were declared as the winners.

MMPC Awards

Best 2WD SUV – Mitsubishi Montero Sport GLS 2.4D 2WD AT

Best 4WD SUV – Mitsubishi Montero Sport GT 2.4D 4WD AT

Best Premium SUV – Pajero GLS 3.2 Di-D 4WD AT

Best 4WD Pick-up Truck – Strada GT 4WD AT

Coveting the category awards were models that are among Mitsubishi’s bestsellers. The all new Montero Sport is the first in its class to have an 8-Speed automatic transmission with Sports Mode which is designed for quick sprints, relaxed highway cruising and best of all excellent fuel efficiency. Both the Montero Sport and Strada GT are fitted with the world’s first clean diesel engine equipped with Mitsubishi Innovative Valve timing Electronic Control (MIVEC) technology.  The new 2.4 liter 4N15 diesel is now Euro 4 compliant and is now cleaner, more powerful and more efficient. Compared to traditional diesel engines, the 4N15 engine boasts of a low compression ratio, thus reducing fuel consumption, smoke and Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions as well as maximizing the output of the Variable Geometry Turbo (VGT). Meanwhile, the new Pajero features a more robust 3.2 Liter 4 in-Line 16 –Valve DOHC Diesel engine which is now complemented with a Variable Geometry Turbocharger or VGT. Apart from their highly efficient and powerful engines what makes these models truly award-winning are their best in class amenities and safety features.

These recent recognitions validate the world-class quality and the value for money of the vehicles that MMPC offers to the Philippine market.  COTY and TOTY are organized by the Car Awards Group. Inc. (CAGI). It is among the prestigious and highly anticipated awarding event by the local automotive industry. CAGI annually conducts consumer-oriented testing to give recognition to outstanding new models available in the local automotive market.  Eligible vehicles are subjected to a qualitative and technical tests to fully scrutinize the most deserving vehicle to win the award.  After the technical and qualitative tests done by CAGI, the data were handled by the internationally renowned auditing firm, KPMG R.G. Manabat & Co. to ensure that all winners are indeed deserving of the awards.

MITSUBISHI MOTORS PHILIPPINES INTRODUCES MORE POWERFUL PAJERO

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) is pleased to introduce a more powerful Pajero diesel model further raising up its stature as the most aspired for full size SUV in the market today.

The new Pajero features a more robust 3.2 Liter 4 in-Line 16 –Valve DOHC Diesel engine which is now complemented with a Variable Geometry Turbocharger or VGT. The Variable Geometry technology reduces the lag time and increases overall efficiency across the entire RPM range. As a result power and torque output has increased by 16% and 18% respectively bringing the 4M41 engine to 192 Ps at 3,800 rpm and 441 Nm at 2,000 rpm. Cooling performance and internal component strengths are improved to meet higher power requirements.  Aside from being powerful, durable and dependable, this engine has been noted to be responsive, economical and environment friendly as it now meets stricter Euro 4 emission regulations.

The flagship model boasts of Mitsubishi’s rally-proven Super Select 4WD-II system with full-time 4WD setting. Being a symbol of luxury and success, the Pajero continues to offer a sophisticated design and styling. It is aesthetically pleasing as it is technically sound with its elegant fascia, LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL), HID Headlamps with automatic dimming function and power tilt and sunroof for an even more pleasurable drive.

Safety features of the 2016 Pajero are top of its class. Major features are the Mitsubishi Active Stability and Traction Control (M-ASTC) which controls engine power and brakes to prevent understeer or oversteer and its ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution acting on the 4-pot front disc brakes and rear disc brakes. The monocoque body frame has been developed under the Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) body frame technology helping the occupants withstand various kinds of collisions.

The refreshed Pajero is available in the following exterior colors: Rio Grande White, Clay Soil Beige (Two-tone with Deep Sea Green Mica), Skylark Gray, Sapporo Silver (Two-tone with Skylark Gray), Quartz Brown Metallic and Midnight Graphite. The Pajero is also available in GLS 3.8L MIVEC Gasoline AT with a suggested retail price of Php 2,550,000 while the Pajero GLS 3.2 VGT Di-Diesel is available for Php 2,750,000.

Note: MMPC reserves the right to change specifications and prices without prior notice. Please get in touch with us for clarifications.