This model is derived from the third generation of the Mitsubishi Outlander, which is also acknowledged by the universal ‘cross-over’ design-concept. The all-new improved Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV offers the ultimate EV range from any of its competitors, and acquires the lowest emissions of any all-wheel drive vehicle. This model-range is the only all-wheel drive (AWD) vehicle to utilise electric power to drive both front and rear wheels for heightened traction both on and off the road. It has also been reported, it is the only plug-in hybrid to generate rapid charging as recorded up-to 80% within approximately 25-mins.
Extensively revised in 2016, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV continues to take the automotive industry by storm and yet, with the new Outlander PHEV due to be released, already has a promising reputation to adhere in terms of technology, safety and dynamic performance. The EV priority mode allows the driver to operate the vehicle in Electric Vehicle (EV) mode without the engine starting, provided there is sufficient charge in the batteries. Alternatively, other features incl. all-new dampers and rear suspension bushes, making it a quieter and more refined to drive than ever before.
The reestablished Outlander PHEV has sparked universal interest on the safety features integrated such as, the Forward Collision Mitigation technology, Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Warning and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. These all play a distinctive and vital role in ensuring the safety of pedestrians whilst in gear. The exterior alterations adjusted to the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV incl. yet another shade to the colour palette in the form of ‘Cool Silver’.
Furthermore, to simplify the overall key benefits to which the Outlander PHEV have on offer are as follows: 33-miles in pure Electric Vehicle (EV) mode;‘Save’ button allows the driver to save charge; ‘Charge’ button allows the driver to charge the car using the petrol engine; EV priority mode lets the driver maximise EV miles; CO2 emissions just 41g/km weighted average;Exempt of London congestion charges and there are commercial variants available.