According to recent automotive reports, the 2017 Mitsubishi ASX will present to the automotive market with a handful of useful modifications. As compared to the 2016 model year offering of the sports vehicle, there will be some significant modifications made. The platform for the forthcoming vehicle will be similar to that which was used in the construction the 2016 model variant. Both of the platforms were closely inspired by the company’s widely popular Lancer model. The new offering of the ASX will look quite close, aesthetically, to that of the 2016 model variant.
2017 Mitsubishi ASX – Engine and Performance
The new addition to the 2017 Mitsubishi ASX family will bear the badge of an EVO while being categorized as a high performance sport utility vehicle. There is some industry conjecture that claims that automotive buyers can expect a hybrid variant power train for the vehicle, but this information has yet to be confirmed by the innovative automaker. The overall power will continue to be derived from a DOHC 2.0 liter engine that will deliver upwards of 136 horsepower. The fuel economy of the vehicle will be 7.3 liters per 100 kilometers.
2017 Mitsubishi ASX – Exterior and Interior
It has been highly speculated that the exterior of the base model will remain inheritably unchanged. The elegant and smooth lines of the body has long been a fan of automotive buyers. With that being said, consumers should expect to notice a different front grille design and the vehicle will also bolster impressive gadgetry as well as an improve aesthetic for higher trim levels. Within the front end of the vehicle, it will be highly noticeable that the chassis will be rounded and the hood will be more powerful while the exterior lighting has been revisited.
Within the interior of the new 2017 Mitsubishi ASX there will be an abundance of high performing modern automotive technologies that will enhance the overall experience within the cabin. Per reports stemming from unofficial automotive websites, the cabin of the vehicle will be packaged quite beautifully. Consumers will be presented with the opportunity to discover an extensive use of chrome that will flow from the interior to the exterior. The coatings will deliver a more luxurious and modern styling to both the driver and their passengers. There are rumors that are fervently proclaiming that the infotainment system will be unrivalled within the vehicle’s respective automotive segment. The cabin will also be outfitted with the following features: a seven inch touch screen, Bluetooth and smartphone connectivity, an audio system, a panoramic sunroof and a navigation system. As far as safety is concerned, the vehicle will be equipped with the following: rearview cameras, cruise control system, essential airbags and more.
2017 Mitsubishi ASX – Release Date and Price
There are a number of unofficial reports that contend that before the close of this year the 2017 Mitsubishi ASX will arrive within the showrooms of dealerships across the United States. This has yet to be conformed (or denied) by the company itself. Give how close we are to the conclusion of the year, more than likely the vehicle will actually become available for sale within the first or second quarter of next year. Per industry experts, the new offering will carry virtually the same price tag as that of the 2016 offering of the model.