One of the most popular crossovers all around the globe is Pajero from Japanese carmaker Mitsubishi. For decades, fans are always thrilled when new model is announced, and so it will probably be with 2018 Mitsubishi Pajero. Full-size SUV could arrive in 2017, but specifications of it are still kept as secret in company headquarters and development sector. Piece of information was released, and some other models are being ready for launching, so we can predict what comes with new Pajero.
2018 Mitsubishi Pajero Hybrid
It is not surprise to hear that 2018 Mitsubishi Pajero could arrive as a hybrid model. Company is following modern trends, and one of them in fuel economy saving, is development of hybrid vehicles. Plans are to make 2018 Pajero powerful vehicle with superb mileage, which is only achievable by combining electric motors with petrol or diesel units. Nevertheless, this move could make Pajero far more fascinating for US market, considering the fact that it is extra friendly than ever.
2018 Mitsubishi Pajero Drivetrain
Power source used for hybrid combination is 3.0-l V6 petrol engine, which is paired with electric batteries, and its power output is unknown at this moment. Transmission is 8-speed auto, which may be also mated to 4-cylinder unit. Electric power must come from lithium-ion batteries. Sources say that drivetrain may very well be only from electric source, but with it 2018 Mitsubishi Pajero can’t attain high speeds. To enhance performance, company will install S-AWC (Super All Wheel Control) on crossover.
2018 Mitsubishi Pajero Concept
All-new 2018 Mitsubishi Pajero is coming totally different than its predecessors. It is constructed on GC-PHEV platform, which keeps just few typical items from current vehicle. Not merely powertrains, but in addition look will suffer some modification. New, futuristic design needs to be accepted well, though there will probably be fans to criticize it. Overall impression about this 4×4 SUV won’t be changed, and its highlight will likely be superb off-road driving encounter. Company is experimenting by mixing planned GC-PHEV with other platforms, XR-PHEV and Concept AR. Nonetheless, a little is known about this development, but as we are receiving closer to 2017, when new Pajero should be presented, we may have a lot more info to share.