2017 Mitsubishi GR-HEV is coming soon. Few years ago, at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, Mitsubishi disclosed its GR-HEV Concept. It is a hybrid pickup, which appears like the Triton pick-up, revamped for this design year. 2017 Mitsubishi GR-HEV is manufacturing variation of the diesel-electric hybrid pickup. Mitsubishi's strategy is to present few hybrid automobiles until 2020, as well as one 2 vehicles that will certainly enrich automaker's line-up existed at previously mentioned Auto Show. Among them is GR-HEV, as well as the other is CA-MiEV, battery-powered electric small vehicle.
Mitsubishi GR-HEV SPECS
Design of the new 2017 Mitsubishi GR-HEV resembles the one we saw in Triton's redesign. This hybrid pick-up looks advanced, with grille as well as front lights joined into one line. With streamlined lines, and also few cuts on the body, Mitsubishi designers decided to make aesthetic illusion with chrome-derived details on the front, hood, as well as roof line. Big wheels seen on the Concept will certainly be somewhat smaller for the production version, primarily to decrease price, as well as create affordable price for the all-new vehicle.
On the in, we can anticipate high high-end, and exact same minimalistic style to follow the outside. Control panel will showcase large touchscreen show possibly with newest infomercial system. Attributes which will be offered are still unknowned, however we could anticipate top quality of materials and great layout lines.
Mitsubishi GR-HEV POWERTRAIN
The powertrain of the 2017 Mitsubishi GR-HEV will certainly be mix of diesel engine, electrical motor and also battery pack. Diesel system is expected to be a 2.5-liter system. The power will be transferred through some automatic transmission, although it is vague the number of speeds it will have.
Mitsubishi authorities did expose that the version will come with Super All-Wheel System, that includes 4 drive modes, which agree with for each surface. Energy economy of the version is said to be around 41 mpg, while its CO2 exhausts are anticipated to be 149 g/km.
The factor why Mitsubishi decided to choose hybrid powertrain, is, amongst various other, the price. Baseding on car manufacturer's authorities, hybrid system is more economical than all-electric or plug-in hybrid version.
The GR-HEV will certainly have body-on-frame building which will optimize its toughness. Off-road capabilities of the version will certainly be merely as good when it comes to the Triton pickup, no matter of the hybrid powertrain.
2017 Mitsubishi GR-HEV PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
Release date of the model will not be before early following year. Despite the fact that there were some indication that we may see the design as early as late this year, appears like those prediction were also positive. According to some resources, we may also need to wait late 2017, as well as invite the model's launch for 2018 MY. Prices is not revealed, but according to 2017 Mitsubishi GR-HEV specs, and costs of the pick-ups from its variety, we do not anticipate it to start before $50,000.
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