Mitsubishiâ€™s American corporation, Mitsubishi Motors North America has launched their 2015 Outlander Sport (aka the RVR in Japan).
As Mitsubishiâ€™s leading model in the US, the Outlander Sport is locally produced and is becoming the driving force behind their recovery in the US market.
For its 2015 lineup, the Outlander Sport will be available with its first-ever 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder MIVEC gasoline engine, in addition to the current 2.0-liter system. The 2.4-liter engine generates 168hp of maximum output (20hp more than its 2.0-liter counterpart) and will be loaded on the 2.4ES and 2.4GT models,
The 2.4ES comes equipped with an exclusive front grille, which is not available on the 2.0ES model. The 2.4GT comes standardized with features that include a power adjustable driverâ€™s seat, aluminum pedals, and side mirrors w/ LED blinkers.
(Translated by Travis Yamabata)