2016 Mitsubishi Triton LCV showcased – GIIAS 2015
Riza Rizvi, Hopelessly in love with everything on four wheels. Interested in cars since my formative years, with an unhealthy affinity for exotics and tuners. Fondness for the open road with high-octane machinery for company!
Mitsubishi Motors Indonesia (PT Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian Motors) has displayed the recently launched Mitsubishi Triton pickup at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show 2015 (GIIAS 2015). The pickup was launched on August 10 at a starting price of Rp 289 million (INR 13.61 lakhs).
The new Triton is available in five variants – Single Cabin HDX, HDX Double Cabin, GLS, Exceed MT and Exceed AT. The exterior is an evolution of the previous design but gets a new grille, redesigned front bumper and new 16-inch alloy wheels. The dimensions of the top Exceed variant is 5255 mm length, 1815 mm width and a height of 1795 mm. The wheelbase for all variant remains the same at 3000 mm as does the ground clearance at 220 mm.
All variants of the Triton are powered by the same 2.5-liter, inline four-cylinder, turbocharged DI-D engine that generates power outputs ranging from 110 bhp to 178 bhp with peak torque being 200 Nm on the base HDX, and 400 Nm on the Exceed AT. The 5-speed manual is the transmission of choice for all trims except the automatic, which gets a 5-speed auto gearbox. All-wheel drive and limited-slip differential come standard across the range.
The Exceed gets features such as an audio player with MP3, CD, Aux-in, USB, iPod and Bluetooth connectivity, power windows, AC, electric side mirror and keyless entry. Safety is taken care of by dual front dual airbags, side impact beam and child proof lock.
The price for the entire range is given below:
|HDX Single Cab||Rp 289 million|
|HDX Double Cab||Rp 345 million|
|GLS Double Cab||Rp 368.5 million|
|Exceed MT Double Cab||Rp 389 million|
|Exceed AT Double Cab||Rp 403 million|