Published on November 11th, 2020 | by Joshua Chin0
Orange Now An Option On The Mitsubishi Triton Adventure X
Ever wanted a bright orange Mitsubishi Triton? Now here’s your chance.
The Mitsubishi Triton is perhaps the most striking pickup truck currently on sale locally. To those however who want to just stand out a bit more, Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia is currently offering the brashest truck in the business with a blindingly vibrant orange paint job.
Dubbed Sun Flare Orange Pearl, this bright orange exterior colour that was launched today is the latest exterior colour option to join the palette of the Triton Adventure X. The two other more sedate colour options available for this top-spec Triton variant includes Jet Black Mica and White Diamond.
Aside from the new paint scheme, a new silver stripe decal has been added across the side profile of the Adventure X Triton. Just in the off chance that there isn’t already enough pop from the vibrantly orange colour, not to mention the huge amount of shiny chrome on the brash ‘Dynamic Shield’ front grille, side steps, door handles, wing mirrors and alloy wheels.
Other than the new vivid colour and the side stripe, nothing else has been changed on this well-equipped pickup. The range-topping Adventure X still features its class-leading active safety suite which includes ‘Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM), Blind Spot Warning with Lane Change Assist (BSW with LCA), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Ultrasonic Misacceleration Mitigation System (UMS), Auto High Beam (AHB) and 7 SRS airbags’. The Triton Adventure X also comes with a 7-inch central infotainment touchscreen with integrated Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, not to mention a 360º surround view camera and a Driving Video Recorder (DVR).
Powering the Triton meanwhile is still the 2.4-litre MIVEC turbodiesel that outputs 181 PS and 430 Nm of torque. All four wheel are driven through a six-speed automatic transmission and Mitsubishi’s Super Select 4WD II system with integrated off-road mode.
Prices for this orange pickup truck begins at RM 137,900 and is available to order now at authorised Mitsubishi dealerships nationwide.
While this gigantic slab of colour might be a gaudy monstrosity to some, it is undeniable that this orange and chrome truck is certainly makes a statement wherever it goes. Besides, this is one truck that you certainly won’t lose in a car park.
PRESS RELEASE: MITSUBISHI MOTORS MALAYSIA (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi vehicles in Malaysia, introduced a new exterior colour for the Mitsubishi Triton Adventure X- Sun flare Orange Pearl today.
The new colour joins Jet Black Mica and White Diamond in the available colour line-up for the Triton Adventure X.
Aside from the new colour, a new silver stripe design for the Triton Adventure X side profile is also introduced for a more sportier and rugged outlook.
The Triton Adventure X is the flagship model of the Mitsubishi Triton 4×4 pick-up range and is priced at the following on the road and without insurance for private registration:
|Peninsular Malaysia||137, 900|
This Triton Adventure X comes with class-leading safety features as standard, such as Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM), Blind Spot Warning with Lane Change Assist (BSW with LCA), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Ultrasonic Misacceleration Mitigation System (UMS), Auto High Beam (AHB) and 7 SRS airbags. The Triton delivers best-in-class turning radius of 5.9m, making parking or turning in the tightest spaces effortless.
The Triton comes with a warranty of 5-Years or 200,000km whichever comes first.
For Financial Year to date 2020, the Mitsubishi Triton’s market share grew from 15.2% (April to October 2019) to 20% (April to October 2020). MMM’s Financial Year 2020 calendar is from April 2020 to March 2021.
In addition, the Mitsubishi Triton also recorded volume growth of 14.8%, despite the pick-up truck segment dropped by 12.4% (MMM’s financial year to date, year on year comparison). The Triton is still maintaining its number one position in the double-cab pick-up truck segment in three states- Melaka, Penang and Kedah.
More about the Triton
The Triton is powered by 2.4-litre MIVEC turbodiesel engine, which produces 181 PS max power and 430 Nm max torque with Variable Valve Timing technology. The new Triton also comes with 6-speed AT transmission that provides seamless and more powerful acceleration resulting in greater response and performance.
For control, the Triton is fitted with Super Select 4WD II for optimum traction and handling characteristics in any given terrain. The addition of Off-road Mode settings controls engine power, transmission and braking to regulate the amount of wheel slip and maximize all-terrain performance. The Triton is also equipped with Hill Descent Control where the vehicle speed is electronically controlled while it is in a descent mode.
MMM Authorised Dealers Package
The Triton Adventure X comes with an All Round Monitor, a feature that uses multiple cameras around the vehicle to create a bird’s-eye-view to aid parking and manoeuvring.
For an added peace-of-mind driving, the Triton Adventure X adds on Driving Video Recorder (DVR), a feature that captures every moment or incident while on the move.
The Triton Adventure X also gets leather seats and 7-Inch Touchscreen Audio with Apple CarPlay and Android Ready as standard.
These accessories upgrades are only offered by MMM authorised dealers at all Mitsubishi Motors showroom nationwide.
The Triton range comes with a choice of six variants:
|Triton Adventure X||137,900|
|Triton AT Premium||121,000|
|Triton MT Premium||113,300|