Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Front

For those Pajero lovers in India who are a little tired of its dated looks, there is great news. Mitsubishi is planning to launch Mitsubishi Pajero Sport in India at a very attractive price of around 20 lakhs and will compete directly with new Chevrolet Captiva, Ford Endeavour and the refreshed Toyota Fortuner.

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Interiors

This is going to be a 2.5-litre turbocharged CRDI diesel poerplant that cn churn out 135 bhps of power and a decent 320 Nm of Torque. It may come with both 5 speed manual and a 5 speed automatic transmission, 16-valve intercooler and a standard 4 wheel drive. As all Pajeroes are this one is also expected to be a capable offroader. It will be able to seat 7 people comfortably.

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport

Company is planning to assemble it in its Chennai plant as it will be imported as a CKD (completely Knocked Down) unit in India. It’s for sure that if prices around 20 lakhs then given its brand value it’s going to give Toyota, Ford and also Chevrolet SUV’s a stiff competition. SUV market is going to be a battle ground of big players in India in coming days and with India manufacturers like Mahindra, Tata and Force also offering SUV’s at a great price it’s going to be a tough battle to win for foreign brands.

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Engine