Mitsubishi Outlander: More Than Just A Ride

The Great Crossover Car: Mitsubishi Outlander

Mitsubishi Outlander was originally known as the Mitsubishi Airtrek and was developed by the Mitsubishi Motors. Airteck was developed and unveiled in 2001 at a auto show in North America and was strongly inspired by the Mitsubishi ASX car model, sold in other parts of the world like Asia and Europe. In Japan it was specially sold in outlets known as Car Plaza.

Salient features of Mitsubishi ASX car model

- Mitsubishi Outlander has popular features of a sport utility vehicle like enhanced driving features with four wheels drive elements.

- It also had great fuel emission, fuel economy and smaller size.

Airteck Characteristic

- Airteck was a fun filled adventure sports car and both its driver and passengers loved it. In fact the name “Outlander” was used to bring in the adventure of distant unexplored land.

- Mitsubishi Outlander was the second version of Airteck and the production started around 2005.

- It used the company’s popular automobile platform of GS and used great engines which were manufactured by Mitsubishi for other car models like Peugeot, Volkswagen and C-Crosser Citro?n.

- The third version of this car was unveiled in 2012, in a Geneva car Show.

- In Russia the Mitsubishi Outlander debuted in July month, while for other markets it was released in Set 2012.

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Technical Characteristics of Mitsubishi Outlander

Technical Characteristics of 2007 Mitsubishi Outlander 2.2 DI-D produced by Mitsubishi (JP).

Body Type Off-road vehicle 5 doors / 6 seats
Weight 1810 Kg
Length 4640 mm
Height 1720 mm
Wheelbase 2670 mm
Front Track 1540 mm
Rear Track 1540 mm
Ground Clearance 176 mm
Fuel Capacity 60 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Four wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System common rail direct diesel injection
Max Power 156HP (114 kW) @ 4000 rpm
Max Torque 380Nm @ 2000 rpm
CO2 Emissions 194 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 2179 cc
Bore 85 mm
Stroke 96 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 16.6:1
Aspiration Turbo D.
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Di-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 7.0JJ x 18 / 7.0JJ x 18
Standard Tyres 225/55 R 18 / 225/55 R 18
Suspension Front I.MS.
Suspension Rear I.MultiLi.
Transmission manual
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 9.9 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 9.6 l/100km
Road 6 l/100km
Mixt 7.3 l/100km