Before the Eclipse Cross abutting the lineup, Mitsubishi counted two SUVs on its roster: the Outlander and the RVR. The two models were, while adequately similar, audible enough. The admittance of the Eclipse Cross into the calendar has fabricated for a bound fit, and in the company’s appearance the three models accept bereft break amid them.
And it appears the automaker wants to do article about it. Mitsubishi affairs to aggregate up the Outlander, better of the SUV trio, and abbreviate bottomward the aboriginal model, the RVR. This would actualize added adverse amid the models for consumers. Added precisely, the aggregation says it wants at atomic 8 inches (or 20 cm) of break amid anniversary SUV.
An bearding centralized antecedent told Autocar annual that the aggregation feels it is not “in an ideal position, with our SUVs abutting in size, but in the abutting 18 months you will alpha to see a action that separates them out”.
2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
No agnosticism Mitsubishi has been advantageous to absorption to what Group accomplice Nissan has been up to with its SUV lineup, comprised of the Pathfinder, Rogue, Qashqai and Kicks. For best consumes, the acumen amid those models, their sizes and their ambition markets is adequately clear. At Mitsubishi HQ, this is what they appetite to recreate.
At the aforementioned time, there has been belief that the automaker affairs to aftermath an all-electric alternative of the RVR. Stay tuned, as we’ll be watching for if and back that moves above the authentic belief phase.
The advancing months will acknowledge added about the timeline Mitsubishi will chase in adjusting the ambit and bazaar accession of its account models. We do apperceive that the RVR is accomplished for an overhaul, while the Outlander, back accepting a cogent makeover for 2014, has remained abundantly banausic back 2016.
The aggregation is aiming for 2020 to activate authoritative the changes it wants to bring, which agency we should see a aboriginal aftereffect backward that year.