The 2017 Mitsubishi Triton is the latest generation in this line of popular and reliable trucks. The upcoming truck does not undergo many changes especially because the makers had recently done an extensive revision of this line of trucks. Consequently, the exterior of this vehicle remains with same powerful and elegant look which is partly responsible of making the vehicle very popular in the market. The interior of the 2017 Mitsubishi Triton is slightly upgraded where some more recent attributes are added while some of the old features are improved.
2017 Mitsubishi Triton – Exterior and Interior
The exterior appearance of this modern pickup clearly shows that it is a futuristic truck that besides proving users with high performance it is also very appealing. This particular truck is significantly lighter than its predecessor since its body and some of the important attributes are made using more aluminum and other light material. The reduction in weight has a direct impact on the fuel consumption of the truck where it has a better fuel economy than its predecessor. The front area of this 2017 Mitsubishi Triton has an enormous grille with the company’s logo at the middle and vertical lines which makes the grille look very elegant. This grille is integrated with the shapely head lights which are LED powered and stretch a few inches into the bonnet consequently making the truck look aggressively. The front fascia also comes with a wide bumper that is essential on this off road truck because it protects some of the features on the front. The front area of the truck has also been fitted with massive air vents which let cooling air pass into the engine. On the rear area the 2017 Mitsubishi Triton has a pair of sharp and sleek looking tail lights whose shape makes them look elegant. The width of this truck has been increased by a few inches with an objective of lowering the center of gravity and therefore make the truck more stable. The truck rides on twenty one inch wheels which are wrapped with high quality tires to provide better driving dynamics.
2017 Mitsubishi Triton has comfortable and spacious leather covered seats on its interior. It also comes with an updated climate regulator that maintains the interior temperatures at standard levels. The makers of this truck ensured all the occupants are safe through installing automatic air bags and safety belts. The 2017 Mitsubishi Triton’s dashboard looks interactive and simple where it is well lit and comes with a large touch screen. This truck also comes with a modern infotainment system and a variety of connection possibilities including wireless Bluetooth which lets the driver use hands free phone.
2017 Mitsubishi Triton – Engine and Performance
There are different trims for this truck but the base engine is a 2.4 liter turbo diesel unit that is capable of delivering 178 HP and 317 lb-ft of torque. The engine comes with a six speed manual transmission or a five speed auto transmission. The engine has a high fuel efficiency and its towing rate is 6, 850 pounds. Furthermore, the vehicle can accelerate from zero to sixty miles per hour in nine seconds and its top speed is 115 mph.
2017 Mitsubishi Triton – Release Date and Price
This updated and upgraded truck will be available for sale during the second half of 2016 and its starting price will be in the range of $ 25, 000.