Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) is pleased to introduce a more powerful Pajero diesel model further raising up its stature as the most aspired for full size SUV in the market today.
The new Pajero features a more robust 3.2 Liter 4 in-Line 16 –Valve DOHC Diesel engine which is now complemented with a Variable Geometry Turbocharger or VGT. The Variable Geometry technology reduces the lag time and increases overall efficiency across the entire RPM range. As a result power and torque output has increased by 16% and 18% respectively bringing the 4M41 engine to 192 Ps at 3,800 rpm and 441 Nm at 2,000 rpm. Cooling performance and internal component strengths are improved to meet higher power requirements. Aside from being powerful, durable and dependable, this engine has been noted to be responsive, economical and environment friendly as it now meets stricter Euro 4 emission regulations.
The flagship model boasts of Mitsubishi’s rally-proven Super Select 4WD-II system with full-time 4WD setting. Being a symbol of luxury and success, the Pajero continues to offer a sophisticated design and styling. It is aesthetically pleasing as it is technically sound with its elegant fascia, LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL), HID Headlamps with automatic dimming function and power tilt and sunroof for an even more pleasurable drive.
Safety features of the 2016 Pajero are top of its class. Major features are the Mitsubishi Active Stability and Traction Control (M-ASTC) which controls engine power and brakes to prevent understeer or oversteer and its ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution acting on the 4-pot front disc brakes and rear disc brakes. The monocoque body frame has been developed under the Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) body frame technology helping the occupants withstand various kinds of collisions.
The refreshed Pajero is available in the following exterior colors: Rio Grande White, Clay Soil Beige (Two-tone with Deep Sea Green Mica), Skylark Gray, Sapporo Silver (Two-tone with Skylark Gray), Quartz Brown Metallic and Midnight Graphite. The Pajero is also available in GLS 3.8L MIVEC Gasoline AT with a suggested retail price of Php 2,550,000 while the Pajero GLS 3.2 VGT Di-Diesel is available for Php 2,750,000.