Front face configurations of past generations of the Mitsubishi cars that historically serve to protect both people and the car and also express reliability and toughness.
The black center area of the front face design expresses high performance of the car.
Dynamic Shield design concept is expressed through the idea that form follows function
The lamp units are divided vertically top/bottom for better functionality from an active safety viewpoint.
The upper half houses the daytime running lamps to make them more visible to pedestrians.
The lower half houses the headlamps to keep them from blinding oncoming vehicles or pedestrians.