The Mitsubishi has launched a new version of the iconic model that rule 4×4, The one and only TRITON ATHLETE

The Mitsubishi has launched a new version of the iconic model that rule 4×4, The one and only TRITON ATHLETE

Good day everyone, the all-new Mitsubishi Triton Athlete was officially launched by Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM) this morning. The Triton Athlete is the new lead model of the Triton range. So you guys would be thinking then where would be the Triton Adventure X? Yes guys you’re right. Now The Triton Athlete is the high end model under Mitsubishi Triton.

The Triton Athlete is complemented by a gloss black front under garnish while the ‘Powerful Shield’ front design presently fuses a shiny black radiator grille and not to forget the energetic ‘Athlete’ design on the side as stripe stickers. The black shines not only in those stripe stickers but also as has a finishing of glossy black onto the side mirrors, door handles, window deflectors and most importantly to he 18-inch rim and also the side steps.

Well well well. The place where we always see every time we drive a vehicle is the interior. Thus, the athlete has a touch of orange on every section. Orange stitching on the multi function steering wheel and the gear knobs as well. Also this Triton Athlete is provided with LED Illuminated scuff plates at the doors.  The features consist of :

  • Automatic rain-sensing wipers
  • Steering wheel-mounted shift paddles
  • Power-adjustable driver’s seat
  • Leatherette upholstery
  • Leatherette knee pads for front occupants
  • 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple Carplay and Android Auto connectivity
  • Automatic air-conditioning
  • Ceiling-mounted rear air-blower
  • USB charger for rear occupants

When you pop up the hood, what’s underneath might caught your eye as well. The Triton Athlete is controlled by the (4N15) 2.4-liter Mivec common-rail turbodiesel engine, which produces 181PS and 430 Nm of torque. The power gives out  6-speed programmed gearbox and afterward towards the four wheels through a Super Select 4WD II system.

Therefore, from the aspect of safety, the Triton Athlete comes standard with 7-airbags, Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM), Blind Spot Warning with Lane Change Assist (BSW with LCA), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Ultrasonic Misacceleration Mitigation System (UMS), and Auto High Beam (AHB). 

Other feature highlights incorporate All Round Monitor (ARM), Driving Video Recorder (DVR) and 7-Inch Touchscreen Audio with Apple Carplay and Android Ready as standard.

Now get to the nearest showroom and get this beast as soon as possible. Till then, signing off from you……

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Rashwin Kanesan






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