2024 Mitsubishi Outlander with S-AWC at iRace Motorsports Complex in Canada

The Outlander crossover SUV is Mitsubishi Motors’ flagship model, and currently sold in around 60 countries worldwide. The previous generation Outlander, which was originally launched in 2012 as a gasoline-only model, added the world’s first SUV-type plug-in hybrid EV (PHEV) model to its lineup in 2013.

The PHEV model delivers the road handling and utility expected of an SUV, while achieving a breakthrough in eco- friendliness and economy which have historically been drawbacks for SUVs.

Based on the concept of being an EV for everyday driving and a hybrid for longer excursions, approximately 300,000 Outlander PHEVs have been sold in Japan, Europe, North America, and Oceana combined, setting the pace for the PHEV category as an electrified SUV for drivers to enjoy the clean, exhilarating ride of EV. Mitsubishi Motors subsequently launched the Outlander PHEV in select ASEAN markets starting in 2019 and is committed to the global development and sale of electrified vehicles.

Foritsfirstfullredesigninroughlyeightandahalfyears,theall-newthirdgenerationOutlander wasevolvedfromevery angle. Everything from the platform to the body, engine, chassis and more have been revamped under the product concept of “I-Fu-Do-Do” which means authentic and majestic in Japanese.

Imparting what was learned from the previous generation model along with feedback from customers, the new Outlander PHEV has been equipped with a new generation version of the twin-motor 4WD PHEV system. With improved motor output and increased battery capacity over the previous model, the new vehicle delivers even more powerful road performance and greater driving range.

It also offers a new level of comfort and utility expected in an SUV, accommodating seven passengers in three rows thanks to more compact components andoptimizedlayout.

As the automotive industry undergoes a once-in-a-century transformation, consumers’ values and expectations of cars are also diversifying.

In addition to conventional demand for style, road performance and practicality in SUVs, consumers now also demand electrification technology that contributes to carbon neutrality, as well as advanced active safety systems and driver-assistance technologies to reduce traffic-related fatalities.

In order to meet this demand, the all-new Outlander PHEV is equipped with the latest active safety systems and driver-assistance technologies that leverage the strength of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance.

We pooled our collective capabilities to develop an electric SUV with Mitsubishi-ness, offering the exhilarating ride of an EV with safety features, peace of mind and comfort in almost all weather and road conditions.

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