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Mitsubishi Global Small Concept





 Mitsubishi Global Small Concept details has been released by Mitsubishi. The company has also released the first rendering of the new model.


Aimed for compact, affordability and high fuel efficiency, the new Mitsubishi Global Small Concept will make its world debut at the 81st Geneva International Motor Show from March 1 through March 13 at the Geneva Palexpo. Mitsubishi Global Small Concept will enter production in March of 2012 at the MMC’s new third factory in Thailand.


Mitsubishi Global Small Concept will be built with lightness in mind and with reduced running resistance, while it will be equipped with a regenerative braking system and Start/Stop technology as well as powered by a 1.0-liter or a 1.2-liter engine.


Mitsubishi Global Small Concept’s body has been developed to greatly reduce aerodynamic resistance, and these concepts have been employed in the development of its engine, new-generation CVT transmission, brakes, and tires.





Press Release

MITSUBISHI MOTORS ANNOUNCES LINEUP FOR THE 2011 GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW


Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will give the global premiere of the Mitsubishi Global Small vehicle at the 81st Geneva International Motor Show.


Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will give the global premiere of the Mitsubishi Concept Global Small (show model), a concept car based on the features of “compact”, “affordability”, and “high fuel efficiency” at the 81st Geneva International Motor Show which runs from March 1 through March 13 at the Geneva Palexpo exhibition and conference complex (opening to the general public on March 3). MMC will display a total of 12 vehicles (6 during press days), including vehicles already on sale in Europe, in addition to the 100% electric i-MiEV, of which about 2,500 units1 have already been shipped to Europe within three months since its start of production and shipment in October 2010.



The Mitsubishi Concept Global Small is the concept model of the compact passenger vehicle that is planned for production in March of 2012 at the MMC’s new third factory in Thailand.


The features of the Mitsubishi Concept Global Small include good manoeuvrability and easy operation, inherent features of a compact car, accomplished in to a highly efficient package that can comfortably seat five adults. In addition, the Mitsubishi Concept Global Small achieves top-of-class fuel efficiency, with CO2 emissions in the mid-90g/km range due to:


Usage of an idling stop mechanism

A 1.0 ??? 1.2L class compact engine equipped with a regenerative braking system

Weight trimming to the most complex parts

Reduced running resistance in the engine,

new-generation CVT, brakes, and tyres

A body shape that greatly reduces aerodynamic resistance.



Display Vehicle List


Mitsubishi Concept Global Small 1 1 Concept car, show model

i-MiEV 3 3 European-spec model

ASX 2 2 European-spec model, RVR in Japan, Outlander Sport in the United States

Outlander - 1

Pajero - 1 Montero or Shogun in some markets

L200 - 1 Built in Thailand

Lancer Sportback - 1 Galant Fortis Sportback in Japan

Lancer Evolution - 1 Lancer Evolution X in Japan

Colt - 1 Built in Europe

Total 6 12


   
   

 

Mitsubishi Global Small Concept
Mitsubishi Global Small Concept
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