Tokyo, October 03, 2017

Corporate

Mitsubishi Motors begins shipment of Eclipse Cross SUV to Europe

Tokyo, October 3, 2017 – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) today began the shipment of the new Eclipse Cross compact SUV to Europe.
 
The new model will be available in approximately 80 markets worldwide including Australia, North America and Japan.
 
The launch of the Eclipse Cross will involve the shipment of 50,000 units during the current fiscal year (ending March 31st, 2018), with the new model going on sale in Europe this winter.
 
Produced at Mitsubishi Motors' Okazaki Plant near Nagoya, Japan, the Eclipse Cross complements the Corporation's SUV lineup which currently comprises the ASX the Outlander and its techno-flagship, the Outlander PHEV.
 
The first car of the MMC’s new generation, Eclipse Cross blends sharp coupe looks with Mitsubishi Motors' signature SUV & 4WD expertise.
 
*Please note: Start of Production of EU-spec. right-hand-drive models will follow in November.
 
The new compact SUV model, the Eclipse Cross, shipped to Europe on October 3
 
About European Market Eclipse Cross Specifications
  • - Dimensions (L x W x H, mm):
  • 4405 x 1805 x 1685
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  • - Engine:
  • 1.5 L downsized direct injection turbo
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  • - Transmissions / drive:
  • 6-speed manual / 2WD
    8-speed CVT with Sport Mode / 2WD and 4WD
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  • - Maximum Output (kW/rpm):
  • 120 / 5500
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  • - Maximum Torque (N-m/rpm):
  • 250 / 1800 - 4500
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