2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS is a new generation of the Triton that is better than the before model. The 2016 model of Mitsubishi Triton entered in the competitive world of the dual cabin market that’s proven tougher than ever before. For decades, the Triton has served as the best reliable truck in the line due to its heavy-duty characteristics. This majestic vehicle faces competition from the rivals such as the Ranger, Hilux, Novara, Mazda BT-50 and the Colorado and of recent years automakers such as the Volkswagen has offered a sophisticated competition with the creation of the Amarok.
2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS – Design and Modeling
From the exterior view, 2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS measures 207.8 inches in the overall length, while the width is relatively about 71.5 inches, the height of the vehicle is 70.07 inches. A ground clearance of 8.07 inches enables the 2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS to have the off road terrain characteristics. This truck has a gross weight of 12974.2 pounds while the kerb weight is approximately 4332.083 pounds. A wheelbase of 118.11 inches is available for the van; this will provide a better control of the 2016 Mitsubishi Triton while a user is driving at relatively high speeds. Additional exterior features include the Front suspension which has a Lower wishbone, Hydraulic double-acting shock absorber, a coil spring and an anti-roll bar the rear suspension includes the Left spring and a hydraulic double-acting shock absorber. The optional features include a metallic exterior paint. The additional gains that significantly differentiate the 2016 model from the previous model are the availability of rain sensing wipers and auto headlights painted bumpers, LED daytime running lights, fog lamps, auto folding side mirrors and the 17-inch alloy wheels.
From the inside, the 2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS on the center of the dashboard is a 6.1-inch touchscreen display through which the Mitsubishi Link System can be accessed. The seats are leather wrapped in the driver’s seat being power adjustable. A smart key is available with the push button functionality; the paddle shifter has been mounted on the steering wheel. A 3D satellite navigation system is also provided to ensure that the user tracks every specific location information when travelling. Safety has been taken care off in the 2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS truck, and this has enabled it to achieve an official 5-star according to the ASCAP safety rating. For instance, high strength steels have been used to ensure that the truck efficiently absorbs energy in all directions. Other additional safety features include airbags, Active Stability and Traction Control, Emergency Stop Sign Signal, a rear camera to aid in parking the truck among other features.
2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS – Engine and Performance
The powerhouse of mitsubishi triton is provided by a new 2.4L turbo diesel engine that at 3500 rpm is capable of generating 178.356 horsepower and producing a torque of 317.15 lb-ft. This new engine is lighter and more efficient than the previous model used in the current Triton GLS. The fuel efficiency of the truck is 4ompg while driving on the express highway. A six-speed manual or a five-speed auto is available.
2016 Mitsubishi Triton GLS – Price and Release Dates
This truck will have a price of $40,990 and is set to be available in the market during the first quarter of the year 2016.