The fifth generation of pickup Mitsubishi L200 2015-2016 model year put into production November 18, 2014, on this day in Thailand Laem Chabang conveyor company descended first Mitsubishi Triton (L200 model name for the local market). Test drive the new Mitsubishi L200 is already available to local motorists. We are still exploring Mitsubishi L200 2015-2016 in a new body for photos and videos.
Pickup Mitsubishi L200 – a real bestseller in the line of the Japanese manufacturer. It’s no joke, the previous fourth generation models sold around the world circulation close to the mark of 1.3 million copies.
New Mitsubishi L200 can hardly be called fifth generation model. Honest will admit the fact that this is a deeply modernized version of the fourth generation of a pickup truck, despite the presence of a new body and interior. Through the efforts of the new pickup designers tweaked the exterior, modernize the interior, added equipment, re tuned suspension and steering, even prepared a new diesel engine – 4N15 2.4 Mivec. As a result, the previous generation of pickup L200 with the concept of Sport Utility Truck reborn into a new more stylish level truck. This is the idea and the concept, but really what’s the catch?
The thing is that the update chief rival Toyota Hilux is scheduled for 2016. So we decided to marketers Mitsubishi plays a proactive and release a new pickup truck with three diamonds on the grill a little earlier.
Official test videos and photos of the new Mitsubishi L200 make it clear that the designers on the one hand tried to preserve the familiar and recognizable image of the car, on the other hand gave the appearance of a pickup updated more modern and expressive look. The front end is completely new, from the hood and headlights with LED daytime running lights, chrome finishing grille and bumper with an elegant compact-insert the podium (mesh lower air intake and fog).
Profile of a new body Mitsubishi L200 retained J-shaped contour cabin, but has changed the configuration of the passenger compartment and the proportions and the loading platform. Windshield frame was stronger inclination, became flatter roof, changed and increased second-row doors, body panels acquired distinctive ribs, located just above the door handles.
At the stern of the new generation Mitsubishi L200 pickup seeing stylish sidelights elegant form, the higher the side of the cargo hold and a bumper configuration. Innovations, new details and elements on the body of the pickup changed the dimensions of the body of the new generation of Japanese pickup upwards compared to its predecessor.
Outer dimensions of new Mitsubishi L200 2015-2016 year: 5280 mm long, 1815 mm wide, 1780 mm in height, with a wheelbase of 3000 mm and 205 mm of clearance (clearance). 1520 mm long, 1470 mm wide, 475 mm high side. When installing rubber 2457016 or 245 6517 front track – 1520 mm, rear track – 1515 mm.
Mitsubishi l200 test video shows that the interior of the fifth generation of a pickup weight changes. Most importantly, thanks to more efficient use of space inside was significantly more space in all directions. The rear seats are comfortable to sit, and stay in the second row from the comfort of the passengers get even with the growth of under 190 cm. The interior of the new L200 allocate new steering wheel, the modern instrument panel with a large screen on-board computer, an updated front panel and center console with color touch screen multimedia system (navigation, rear view camera, audio DVD MP3 USB) and a stylish climate control unit, wider front seat with an increased range of adjustments. Finishing materials have become significantly better and more expensive, and the assembly of the cabin at a higher level. Representatives of the manufacturer assure that significantly improve the sound and noise isolation cabin.
As Standard and optional equipment new Mitsubishi L200 will please the owner of the salon key less entry and engine start button, cruise control, adjustable steering wheel height and depth, Leather seats, Power mirrors, glass doors and the driver’s seat, rear-view camera and dual-zone climate control.
Specifications Mitsubishi L200 in a new body (2015-2016) are based on the 4th generation of a pickup – in stock frame construction, independent front suspension with double wishbones (suspended on springs and dampers), the rear axle suspension with beam axle (suspended on springs), power steering, front disc and rear drum brakes. But … suspension pickup has become more smooth and comfortable, steering more informative (the steering wheel is now doing 3.7 turns from lock to lock). For certain movement pickup on the road two options-wheel drive transmission – Easy-Select 4WD and Super Select 4WD.