2017 – MITSUBISHI L200 TRITON SPORT

The new generation is manufactured in Brazil and will complement the L200 Triton family, which features comfortable, family-friendly pickups that are robust at work. Customers can register online and get to know the car first hand.

Strong, robust and now with a new surname. The All New L200 Triton Sport comes with 4×4 DNA as standard and brings all the know-how that Mitsubishi Motors has on off-road: a pick-up with excellent handling, performance and comfort, combined with a balanced set with the force and resistance that only a true Mitsubishi offers.

“The new L200 Triton Sport is the evolution of a very successful and daring project. It carries the entire experience of almost 40 years that Mitsubishi Motors has in the development of pick-ups. In its fifth generation, the design was conceived under the concept Ultimate Sport Utility Truck, with dynamic and athletic style, sportiness and pleasure when driving; sophistication, comfort and silence similar to a walking vehicle; beyond the maximum in practicality and durability for commercial uses. Without a doubt, it is the evolution of a reliable product with great off-road capability, “says Reinaldo Muratori, director of Engineering and Planning at Mitsubishi Motors do Brasil.

The model is produced in the factory of Mitsubishi Motors in Catalão (GO) and will be available in October in three versions: L200 Triton Sport HPE Top, L200 Triton Sport HPE and L200 Triton Sport GLS, all with a new and modern look.

The new pick-up comes in addition to the L200 Triton line, which continues to be marketed in Brazil in the versions: L200 Triton Savana MT / AT, L200 Triton Outdoor AT, L200 Triton GLX, L200 Triton 2.4 Flex Outdoor and L200 Triton GL. In total, there are nine versions that cater to all types of customers.

All new

The concept ‘All New’ is not by chance. In the fifth generation, everything in the L200 Triton Sport was thought and designed to offer the maximum in comfort and the best dirigibilidad. It is the most balanced pick-up on the market.

The model comes equipped with the new and modern 2.4 turbo diesel engine, aluminum, with 190 hp and 430 Nm of torque. Combined with all this, the exclusive MIVEC system, which is capable of delivering high torque at low revs and high power at high speeds, without compromising on reliability, durability and fuel economy.

The All New L200 Triton Sport has excellent external dimensions and a spacious interior. The side design is designed to express the personality of this pick-up, offering unique visual via the J-Line, which results in better dynamic performance, agility and ease of driving. With the J-Line, it was possible to reduce the wheelbase without impairing internal comfort and load capacity, bringing great benefit to dynamic agility and ease of maneuvering. The turning radius is the best of the category, with only 5.9 meters.

Designed with the highest technology and aerodynamics, the All New L200 Triton Sport has plenty of comfort, low noise levels and delivers driving pleasure. It comes equipped with bi-xenon headlamps with DRL, chrome door handles and mirror with electric folding.

Inside, a lot of sophistication with the Piano Black and Chrome-Like Silver finishes on the center panel and console, the door panels and the electronic 4×4 traction selector. To provide an even more engaging and comfortable interior, this pick-up comes equipped with Dual Zone air conditioning, Power Touch Multimedia System with 7.0-inch screen, Start / Stop button for keyless start, reverse camera and rain sensors, brightness and parking. The seats with leather have better ergonomics and have been developed to offer even more comfort – and less fatigue – in long journeys. The driver’s seat comes with electrical adjustment.

The All New L200 Triton Sport is equipped with the most modern protection system with Full Airbags, and nine bags: front, side, curtain and driver’s knee. In addition to pre-tensioned front belts that adjust to the maximum to reduce the impacts to the body of the passenger in case of a possible frontal collision.

New Powertrain

Efficiency, sophistication, robustness and reliability. This is the All New L200 Triton Sport, a car capable of carrying out its greatest adventures. Mitsubishi’s 4×4 DNA is present in every detail, with maximum practicality and durability for work and comfort for family travel.

The All New L200 Triton Sport is the first pick-up to use an aluminum engine, allowing the weight reduction of this component at 30 pounds. It was developed with the most modern looking for high performance and also fuel economy. With excellent volumetric design, the 2.4-liter engine has a low compression ratio, which translates into smooth and quiet operation.

The MIVEC system acts dynamically on the valve control. It is much easier to measure the optimum amount of air in the engine avoiding losses and increasing the energy efficiency of the engine.

The Variable Geometry Turbine allows the All New L200 Triton Sport engine to deliver high torque at low revs and high power at high speeds without compromising on reliability, durability and low maintenance.

The Super Select II Traction system is the most complete on the market: 4×2, 4×4 (which can rotate on asphalt), 4×4 with central differential lock and reduced 4×4. Exchanges can be made easily through the selector in the center console. In addition, the vehicle has the rear axle differential lock. In extreme situations, where the wheels are suspended, like transverse ditches or terrain with erosions, with a simple touch of the button, the car is able to surpass with facility.

In all, the L200 Triton Sport allows up to 20 combinations of gear, showing all the off-road fitness of this pick-up, which is the only one equipped with ‘Paddle Shifters’, allowing the sportiness of the manual transmission with the practicality of automatic. In the GLS version, the transmission is six-speed manual.

Off-road complete

No other pick-up has so many merits, achievements and titles that prove its strength. Only in the Sertões Rally, the biggest off-road event in Brazil, are six victories, overcoming the biggest obstacles and extreme conditions.

The bucket was developed with higher side walls to enhance the robustness of the exterior design. With this she became deeper, expanding her volumetric capacity. The load capacity is 1,075 kg. The Brake Light comes integrated into the rear lid, increasing safety.

As a true off-road vehicle, the All New L200 Triton Sport has excellent 4×4 numbers:

  • Input angle – 30 °
  • Output angle – 22 °
  • Ramp angle – 26 °
  • Lateral tilt – 45 °
  • Ground Clearance – 220 mm
  • Water cross – 600 mm

One of the novelties of the model is the water heater for flooded stretches. With this feature, the water is not designed for the windshield, which disrupts the driver’s vision, but is thrown to the sides.

The new SDS II Suspension has an expanded stabilizer bar and stiffer helical springs that work in perfect harmony with the shock absorbers. At the front it is independent, with double triangular arms, hydraulic dampers, coil springs and stabilizer bar. At the rear, rigid axle and semi-elliptical springs.

Spacious, functional and harmonious interior

As with the external design, the Ultimate Sport Utilit concept is also present inside the All New L200 Triton Sport. All internal trim pieces have been carefully engineered to maximize cabin interior space and provide even more comfort and sophistication.

From the central panel, the design is symmetrical and refers to the continuity and integration of the flooring of the doors, as well as the central floor console. Inside, the gray and black colors are in perfect harmony, imparting sportiness and refinement, also reflecting the practicality of use required for a pick-up.

One of the novelties is the handy 4×4 traction selector strategically located in the center console. Its positioning and dimensions have been thoughtfully designed to optimize operating ergonomics.

The seats that equip the All New L200 Triton Sport are very comfortable, both for the long journeys, and for the more challenging off-road stretches. The upholstery was increased, minimizing body movement during maneuvers. The front seats are wider, with a new look, and the driver’s seat has an electric adjustment. With this, you can easily find the best steering position with a perfect angle of the driver’s arms, reflecting the reduction of fatigue during long hours of steering. The rear seats have an excellent backrest angle and a design that amplifies the feeling of depth. The vehicle is equipped with Isofix system for fastening child seats.

Thanks to the optimization of the J-Line concept, the L200 Triton Sport has one of the cabins with the best inner legroom in the category, and also has the largest angle of the back seatrest.

In the same way, the angle of the lateral columns was scaled, enlarging the internal space.

The steering wheel has depth and height adjustments, plus audio controls, cruise control and bluetooth phone access. With the Keyless Operation System, it is possible to lock and unlock the doors without the use of the key. And, to start the engine, just press a button.

For the complete comfort of the driver and passengers, there are 16 object holders and 11 courtesy lights, in addition to the spectacle holder in the ceiling console. The glove compartment has the practical ‘Push Lock’, which has the cover with cushioned opening and easy access also by the driver’s side.

Comfort and safety

The All New L200 Triton Sport comes equipped with ATSC traction control and stability, which ensures more safety, precision and control. Stability Control (ASC) operates in times of instability, when tires are slipping on floors with low grip or when the vehicle is making sudden movements that indicate loss of direction. Traction Control (ATC) brakes skidding wheels and optimizes engine torque delivery under traction loss conditions, whether caused by slippery floors or during the transposition of a difficult obstacle.

In addition, the vehicle comes with the HSA (Hill Start Assist), a ramp start assist, which facilitates maneuverability and Hill Descent Control (HDC), which facilitates mainly steep off-road stretches .

The All New L200 Triton Sport is equipped with the unique TSA (Trailer Stability Assist), which stabilizes the trailer / vehicle assembly when the winding phenomenon is detected, ensuring even more safety. The brake system is complete with ABS, EBD, BAS, making braking effective, even in extreme situations. In addition, the vehicle has the Brake Override System, BOS, which constantly monitors the brake and accelerator signals. If the brake is applied together with the accelerator and sets up an emergency situation, the system gradually reduces engine speed until the vehicle is fully and completely shut down.

Together with all this is the Emergency Stop Signal (ESS), an emergency braking signal that acts as a warning to avoid collisions, triggering the brake lights intermittently.

Maximum safety was prioritized in the construction of this pick-up. Designed under the RISE concept, the chassis has high efficiency in energy absorption and great structural rigidity. In addition, the body has received extra protection with the use of high strength materials applied in strategic regions. All these actions help maintain the integrity of the occupants of the vehicle in case of a possible accident.

Technology for welfare

Several insulation materials have been strategically positioned to minimize noise from the engine, tire rolling and even wind, achieving excellent levels of acoustic comfort.

In addition to new suspensions, other components such as body cushions, which are responsible for reducing vibrations, have received significant performance improvements. In the All New L200 Triton Sport, they have more than twice the area for impact absorption. In addition, the vehicle has small weights installed in strategic regions of the chassis, aiming to minimize powertrain noise that may bother users.

The design and design of the All New L200 Triton Sport featured the most advanced computational features and wind tunnel verification tests, which resulted in an aerodynamic coefficient of only 0.40. It is one of the lightest pick-ups in the category, with a power-to-weight ratio of just 10.2 kg / hp.

This was made possible thanks to improvements in the side surface angle of the front bumper and cross section of the ‘A’ column, optimization of the roof shape and rear panel of the hopper, tapering of the cab end and improvements in the shape of the wheel case .

The All New L200 Triton Sport was developed favoring visibility. The design of the wiper hood and wiper blades provide greater field of view, minimizing blind spots.

Colors and advantages

The All New L200 Triton Sport has the Fixed price Fixed Price List, and will be offered in nine colors: Alpine White, Fuji White, Silver Rodhium, Cool Silver, London Gray, Onyx Black, Ruby Red, Brown Cocoa and Blue Oil.

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