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Mitsubishi And Nissan Introduce Kei Mini Vehicles

Posted by on 01 Apr 2019 under Mitsubishi Cars, New Mitsubishi Launches

Mitsubishi eK X

Mitsubishi’s eK X

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and Nissan Motor Co. continue to expand on their powerful collaboration with a new joint venture, NMKV, producing the next-generation of Kei cars. Production is currently underway at Mitsubishi’s Mizushima Plant in Kurashiki, Japan, and includes the all-new Mitsubishi eK wagon, Mitsubishi eK X, Nissan Dayz, and Nissan Dayz Highway Star.


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Could The New Mitsubishi Triton Tame The Raptor?

Posted by on 25 Mar 2019 under Mitsubishi News, Mitsubishi Triton

New Mitsubishi Triton

New Mitsubishi Triton

Late last year we covered the launch of the new long-awaited Mitsubishi Triton and now there may be more good news on the horizon. The Japanese automaker has hinted that there is a great opportunity to build an even bigger and better Triton to rival the new Ford Ranger Raptor.


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The 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Exceeds All Expectations

Posted by on 28 Feb 2019 under Mitsubishi Eclipse, Mitsubishi News

2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Looking at the all-new 2019 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross brings out the inner child covering the bedroom wall with car posters. The striking design of the compact SUV brings about a new era and combines all the latest styling design with superb driving dynamics, advanced safety technology and a real purpose.


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Mitsubishi ASX Compact SUV Set For 2020 Launch

Posted by on 15 Feb 2019 under Mitsubishi ASX, Mitsubishi News

2020 Mitsubishi ASX Compact SUV

2020 Mitsubishi ASX Compact SUV

Feast your eyes on the all-new Mitsubishi ASX Compact SUV set to for launch in 2020. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will unveil the 2020 model ASX at the Geneva International Motor Show held March 5th-17th.


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The Limited Edition Pajero Sport Shogun

Posted by on 17 Jan 2019 under Mitsubishi News, Mitsubishi Pajero

itsubishi Pajero Sport Shogun

The Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Shogun

It’s a new year and what better way to start off than by taking a spin in our New Limited Edition Pajero Sport Shogun! With over R60,000’s worth of additional accessories added to this newcomer as standard, you can be sure that it will be a treat that lasts.


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Pajero Sport Is A 2019 Car Of The Year Finalist

Posted by on 01 Jan 2019 under Mitsubishi News, Mitsubishi Pajero

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport

Breaking News! The impressive Mitsubishi Pajero Sport has been voted in as a finalist for the 2019 South African Car of the Year. The competition, which is now in its 33rd year, is one of the most prestigious awards in the country with even a listing as a finalist being regarded as a great honour. This year the field is dominated by SUV’s, and the Pajero Sport joins 11 other contenders in a competition that is judged by the SA Guild of Motoring Journalists’ (SAGMJ).


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Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross T1 Prototype Set For 2019 Dakar Rally

Posted by on 24 Dec 2018 under General, Mitsubishi Eclipse, Mitsubishi News

Dakar Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Dakar Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

All eyes are on the Dakar Rally as major car brands across the globe prepare for the grueling and exciting event starting 6 January 2019 in Peru. The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is among those getting ready attempting to follow in the tracks of the legendary Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution. In fact, the Pajero Evolution won 12 times (seven were consecutive) which makes them the most successful manufacturer in their class.


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Mitsubishi ASX Sport Limited Edition Is Packed With Added Extras

Posted by on 20 Dec 2018 under Mitsubishi ASX

Mitsubishi ASX Sport Limited Edition

Mitsubishi ASX Sport Limited Edition

The new Mitsubishi ASX Sport not only looks the part but also packs a real punch. Based on the ASX GLX, the limited edition ASX Sport boasts R30 000 worth of additional equipment at the same price as the base model. It is available in grey and white with some of the orange and black from the Triton ‘Athlete’ special edition adding to the bold and sporty look.


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The New Sporty Mitsubishi Triton Athlete Steals The Show

Posted by on 30 Nov 2018 under Mitsubishi News, Mitsubishi Triton

2019 Mitsubishi Triton

2019 Mitsubishi Triton SA Bound

Mitsubishi has done it again with a special edition, sporty Triton Athlete which is based on the international Triton Adventure X-development and the Mitsubishi Triton 4×4 automatic. There is a mixture of old and new inside and out which further adds to the allure.

This top-of-the-range Triton Athlete leaves no stone unturned in terms of design, technology, and performance. It looks incredible with modern, flashy design details including a two-tone, orange and black, body kit which compliments the interior trimmings.


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South Africans Can Expect The New Mitsubishi Triton in April 2019

Posted by on 23 Nov 2018 under General, Mitsubishi News, Mitsubishi Triton

2019 Mitsubishi Triton

2019 Mitsubishi Triton SA Bound

Finally, the long wait is over as the vastly improved and impressive Mitsubishi Triton is coming to South African shores around April 2019. The Japanese automaker claims that the revised bakkie offers more powerful styling, an enhanced four-wheel-drive system, and new safety and driver assistance technologies.


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