Mitsubishi Motors Australia Restricted (MMAL) has confirmed that Australian-market manufacturing of the new-gen Triton will start in Thailand in December 2023 with anticipated showroom arrivals in February 2024.
MMAL says it’s going to proceed to replace market timings, specification, equipment, and pricing because the new-gen Triton strikes in the direction of its market arrival.
“The New-gen Triton is such a big automobile for Mitsubishi, globally and naturally in Australia,” MMAL chief govt Shaun Westcott says.
“The brand new mannequin is a big step ahead in some ways, with its upgraded drivetrain, enhanced load carrying capability, elevated inside consolation and modern-day connectivity choices.
“Nevertheless it additionally retains the trademark Triton toughness, with a world automobile growth program that included Australia,” he says.
The brand new Triton boasts a considerably enhanced, Mitsubishi-designed and developed 2.4-litre Bi-Turbo diesel engine. This energy unit employs ‘twin stage’ turbocharging – two turbochargers, one small for quick response at low revs, and a bigger turbo to fortify the highest finish – to develop 150kW of energy with a 470Nm peak torque determine.
Each 4 x 2 and 4 x 4 drivetrains will likely be out there with an up to date six-automatic transmission. A six-speed guide will even be supplied on some variants post-launch.
Gasoline consumption and extra drivetrain particulars will likely be offered nearer to the Australian launch date.
The brand new Triton will provide a variety of mannequin grades designed to cater to each want.
At launch, Double Cab and Membership Cab Pickup variants will likely be out there, with Cab-Chassis variants to be added post-launch.
New-gen Triton follows a extremely recognisable mannequin construction, providing GLX, GLX+, GLS and GSR grades.
The GLX and GLX+ function the user-friendly Straightforward Choose 4WD system, with GLX+ fashions additionally gaining normal rear differential lock.
The GLS and GSR will utilise Mitsubishi’s famend Tremendous Choose 4WD II system, permitting the driving force to pick out 4WD high-range with out locking the centre differential, for added traction on paved surfaces.
An up to date drive mode system provides an Eco mode, and separates Mud and Snow modes for extra particular management.
Grades out there from launch
|4 x 2||GLX||2.4L Bi-Turbo Diesel||6AT||Double Cab – Choose Up|
|4 x 4||GLX+||2.4L Bi-Turbo Diesel||6AT||Membership Cab –Choose Up|
|4 x 4||GLX||2.4L Bi-Turbo Diesel||6AT||Double Cab – Choose Up|
|4 x 4||GLS||2.4L Bi-Turbo Diesel||6AT||Double Cab – Choose Up|
|4 x 4||GSR||2.4L Bi-Turbo Diesel||6AT||Double Cab – Choose Up|
Additionally persevering with is the favored GLS with Leather-based inside possibility. This will likely be out there to order on GLS Twin Cab Pickups from launch.
The Triton has been redesigned inside and outside, making a commanding presence with improved supplies all through. The brand new physique additionally reduces drag by 8.1 per cent for enhanced aerodynamics.
This spectacular highway presence is underpinned by Mitsubishi Motor’s newest body platform, an all-new design.
With a putting face and wider stance, the new-gen Triton’s exterior is complemented by a variety of new-design alloy wheels. The inside elevates occupant house and luxury with greater high quality finishes and the added comfort of a number of storage areas together with bottle, drink and sunglass holders.
Two thrilling colors additionally debut: Blade Silver and the GSR-only Yamabuki Orange.
The brand new Triton can be bigger in each size and width, additional enhancing cabin house and cargo capability.
A 3,500kg braked tow ranking, up some 400kg from the previous-generation, additional extends Triton’s multi-purpose repertoire.
|Dimension (Twin Cab fashions)||Measure (change)|
|Physique size||5,320mm (+15mm)|
|Physique width||1,865mm (+50mm)|
|Tray size||1,555mm (+35mm)|
|Inside shoulder room||1,479mm (+49mm)|
|Hip level couple||780mm (+40mm)|
|Towing capability||3,500kg (+400kg)|
Mitsubishi’s dedication to security has been additional refined with the Triton.
Headlining the great security suite is a class-first Driver Monitoring System, whereas rear AEB, Ahead Collision Mitigation with pedestrian detection, bicycle owner detection and junction help add additional to new-gen Triton’s security credentials.
Different key lively security methods resembling Lively Yaw Management, Adaptive Cruise Management (AT fashions), entrance and rear cross visitors alerts, blind spot warning and intervention, and lane departure warning and prevention are additionally out there.
For the primary time in Triton, a centre airbag can be included.
A brand new 9.0-inch audio show will likely be supplied as normal all through the vary, with a 7.0-inch LCD ‘Meter Cluster’ and built-in satellite tv for pc navigation together with visitors signal recognition additional supporting the driving force.
Wi-fi Apple CarPlay in addition to Bluetooth connectivity with voice and steering wheel-mounted controls make interplay a breeze.
Australia’s solely 10/10 Diamond Benefit providing will proceed for new-gen Triton. New Triton homeowners are ensured peace-of-mind with a 10-year guarantee and 10-year capped value servicing program.