2017 Mitsubishi Pajero Changes, Review

The Pajero was initially started in the early eighties as a Mitsubishi three door SUV. Since then it has come a long way and now it is one of the best 5 doors SUVs available in the market. The latest variant of this vehicle will be known as the 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero and it is expected to make its appearance in the market very soon. It will be coming with some great changes but unfortunately not much is known about its availability in the United States. Nevertheless it will be releasing in other countries and the major highlights of this variant has been made available.

2017 Mitsubishi Pajero – Changes:

For starter this boxy SUV will be adapting to a new platform known as GC-PHEV. Apparently it is based on grand sport concept. The new Pajero 2017 model will also show off better off road abilities, security features and class. Last but not the least it will also significantly reduce the emission it generates and therefore also offer better fuel efficiency.

This Plug in Hybrid will soon be unveiled in Bangkok Motor Show and more intricate details are expected to be available after it.


The 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero has been gaining its much deserved fame and popularity and its sales have shown a significant rise in the last few years and a lot is expected from the new variant as well. However there are other vehicles that offer great specs as well and they will try to make their positions as well.

In order to do so these cars will compete and some of the worthy competitors of this vehicle include legendary and premium SUVs like Toyota Fortuner, Chevy Trailblazer and Ford Endeavour. SUVs from other automakers will be there too but these four vehicles are quite similar and will have a close knit competition.

2017 Mitsubishi Pajero interior

2017 Mitsubishi Pajero – Engine & Mileage:

Before going into the design details lets first see what drives this amazing sports utility vehicle. It will certainly be offering some refreshments in its powertrain and speculations suggest that multiple variants might as well be made available. However at this there has been only confirmed unit is the diesel one. Other variants might be available but not many details are available regarding them. The new Diesel unit that the 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport will carry under its hood will be a turbo 2.4L MIVEC diesel which can generate up to 178 horses and provide a torque of 317 pounds per feet.

Other than that a hybrid option is likely to be made available too and it is most probable that it would be v-6 four barrel unit of 3.0 liter and will have a lithium ion motor that could generate a decent output. Whatever be the variant, diesel or hybrid, it will be mated with an advanced eight speed auto gear unit.

The best part however is the efficiency that vehicle is to offer. It will be able to run totally on its electric unit on starting gears and will save a lot of fuel. The average estimated mileage of this new variant is expected to increase by 17% compared to the previous unit.

Exterior and Interior Design:

The new 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero is a vehicle that is known for its unconventional yet beautiful design They have decided to stick to the traditional layout making all the possible modern upgrades along with it. Only few changes would be visible on its exterior with exception of the brand new grill and LED headlamps. Other than it just looks a little sportier than before.

Interiors of this new Mitsubishi 2017 Pajero are likely to go through some serious changes. Firstly, all the materials have been replaced with lighter, more durable and environment friendly materials and there has been an improvement in the overall build quality. Its new cabin is expected to be spectacular and a lot is yet to be revealed.

2017 Mitsubishi Pajero side

2017 Mitsubishi Pajero – Possible Arrival Date and Estimated Cost:

That 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero will face some competition is known and in order to deal with it many things will act as a determining factor. It has got its specs and design correct but the price will carry equal weight age. There it has been done very carefully and kept at par with the contemporaries.

As it has been stated, there would be multiple variants that would be released in the market. These variants will be priced differently and the base variant will be available for $ 52,000 approx. This range might increase up to $75 k for the superior units. As far as the availability of the Pajero is concerned, it is likely to be found in the showrooms around the end of this year.

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