Mitsubishi Triton is increasingly becoming the scene of pickup car lovers. Because this car has luxurious features in terms of interior and exterior. Also known as the Mitsubishi L200, Mitsubishi Strada. Mitsubishi Triton is equipped with a 2.4L petrol engine with a capacity of 2351cc with a maximum power of 94KW at 5250rpm and a maximum torque of 194NM at 4000rpm. With the manual 5 speed transmission available, the double wishbone front suspension and elliptical leaf rear suspension provide better handling. Styling for a great exterior, with free luggage space, makes it suitable for its purpose. The design in the car includes vinyl floor with sufficient safety features.
Advantages Mitsubishi Triton
- Manly and tough pickup for on road and off road
- Large and spacious body
- Large cargo box
- Powerful performance engine
- Sturdy exterior
- Steering mode according to driving conditions
Deficiency Mitsubishi Triton
- The interior is less spacious
- Just ordinary entertainment features
Overview of the Mitsubishi Triton
Mitsubishi Triton 2019 has made its global debut in Thailand in November 2018. This Mitsubishi pickup has also penetrated the Malaysian market in January 2019. PT Mitsubishi Motors Krama Yudha Sales Indonesia (MMKSI) once promised that the latest Mitsubishi Tritron will enter the Indonesian market in 2019. Until now, loyal customers of Mitsubishi are still waiting for the latest generation of Tritron to enter the Indonesian market. On the other hand the latest generation of Mitsubishi Tritron circulating in Indonesia is the type of Mitsubishi Triton Athlete which slid at the Indonesia International Auto Show (IIMS) 2018 ago. The emergence of the Mitsubishi Tritron Athlete successfully completed the two variants that were present before, namely the Mitsubishi Tritron 4×4 and the Mitsubishi Tritron 4×2.
Triton Athlete gets exterior and interior refreshment, especially in the presence of keyless operating system features, push start button, seats with leather seat material, and power seats. The exterior is also more manly with the presence of 17-inch alloy wheels, HID Headlamp with DRL, sporty front bumper garnish, and also the gate spoiler style. In Indonesia, the Mitsubishi Tritron uses a 2.4 liter Diesel Direct Injection engine capable of producing power up to 178 PS and 400 Nm of torque, with manual and automatic transmission system options available.
Mitsubishi Tritron features
Mitsubishi Tritron is known as one of Mitsubishi’s tough pickups. It is known as the Mitsubishi Strada in a number of countries, but in Indonesia it is famous as the Mitsubishi Tritron. In Indonesia, the Mitsubishi Tritron is available in the type of single cabin or double cabin. The variants are quite numerous, namely Tritron Athlete AT, Tritron Athlete MT, Exceed AT 4×4, Exceed MT 4×4, GLS MT D-Cabin 4×4, HDX MT D-Cabin 4×4, HDX MT Single Cabin 4×4, GLX MT 4×2 Single Cabin Pick Up, and GLX MT 4×2 Single Cab Chassis. All the variants use a 4D56 engine, DOHC, 16 valves, Direct Diesel Injection, Intercooler & Turbocharger which is capable of bursting power from 100 PS to 178 PS with maximum torque of 200-400 Nm. Power is channeled through the 5-speed manual transmission option and powerful 5-speed automatic transmission with the support of the legendary 4D56 engine. Equipped with a Sport Mode system to drive increasingly ferocious. Limited Slip Differential (LSD) feature is able to provide driving comfort on off-road terrain that can be enjoyed by the Exceed AT type.
Mitsubishi also pinned the best safety features for all Mitsubishi Triton variants. For example, this pick up car is equipped with a sturdy and lightweight rise body frame. Likewise, the Anti Lock Braking System (ABS) braking is to anticipate sudden braking so that the wheels are unlocked. Also braking EBD or Electronic Braking Force Distribution to flatten the braking to all wheels according to vehicle load. ABS and EBD braking is available in Exceed and GLS types. In addition, Mitsubishi Tritron is equipped with Dual SRS Airbags to minimize injury to the driver and passengers in the front seat during a collision.
The new variant, the Mitsubishi Tritron Athlete, is equipped with various advanced features, starting from the keyless operating system, push start button, leather seat material + power seat, and many more. In addition, Mitsubishi Tritron is also equipped with ventilated disc brakes on the front wheels and leading & trailing drum brakes on the rear wheels. This braking is paired with wishbone independent suspension, coil springs, vibration dampers, and stabilizers on the front and rigid elliptic leaf spring suspension and vibration dampers on the rear suspension. Also 4WD drive system, 2WD, and 4WD low range mode that can be selected according to road conditions.
Mitsubishi Tritron competitor
Mitsubishi Tritron has become a pick-up hero in the on-road and off-road segments. But Mitsubishi Tritron does not play alone in the Indonesian automotive market. The name of the Nissan Navara that was matched was matched with Mitsubishi’s tough pick up. Both are equally designed as strong body pickups with high ground clerance that can cross the road in various conditions. Speaking of the engine, the Mitsubishi Tritron is equipped with a 4D56 2.5 liter 4 cylinder DOHC 16 valve engine with Direct Diesel Injection technology that is capable of producing peak energy up to 178 PS for its top type Tritron Athlete. While the Nissan Navara is also equipped with a 2.4 liter engine, 4 inline cylinders, DOHC, 16 valve VGS Turbo capable of spewing output up to 190 PS and torque of 450 Nm.
Speaking of price, the Mitsubishi Tritron is offered with prices starting at Rp333 million to Rp.469.5 million for its highest status. While Nissan Bavara is priced at Rp413 million to Rp.474.5 million.
Mitsubishi Tritron Exterior
Mitsubishi Tritron has many variants in Indonesia. Broadly speaking, Mitsubishi’s tough pick-up is divided into the 4×2 Tritron variant, the 4×4 Tritron variant, and the Triton Athlete variant as the top model. Likewise with the cabin, which is a single cabin and double cabin. Nevertheless Mitsubishi Tritron has a dashing exterior like a tough pick up that can be used for on road or off road. As is the case, the Tritron GLX 4×2 single cabin or Hi-Rider 4×2 which has a masculine look and high ground clearance in its class, with a large cargo body volume for your business activities. This 4×2 pick-up car is also equipped with front grille, halogen headlamp, turn signal, 19515C 8PR tires, 15-inch steel wheel alloy wheels. There is also a rear body guard, outer look, rear combination lamp and luggage gandle. Likewise, the largest cargo space in its class, which is 3,263 cubic meters and 200 mm groundclearance.
Whereas the Mitsubishi Tritron 4×4 has a very handsome exterior. The design of the headlamps, chrome grille (Exceed and GLS types), fog lamps, roof antennas (Exceedd and GLS), blade type wipers, and integrated and automatic rear view mirrors (Exceed). In addition, the new alloy wheels design, HDC with 245 tires / 75 and GLS and Exceed use 265/70 tires. The headlamps also look bigger and the brake lights on the tub door with footrests on the side, in the Exceed type.
The Mitsubishi Tritron Athlete as the highest variant has a more sporty look. Seen in the sporty black grille design, aggressive 17-inch alloy wheels, sport front bumper garnishes, stylish body stripping, stylish gate spoilers, sporty black side steps, sporty rear bumper. Also a sporty look can be seen on the door handle section, black electric mirror lights, stylish HID headlamps with DRL.
Interior of the Mitsubishi Tritron
Likewise, the interior of the Mitsubishi Tritron that looks sporty. The latest generation, the Tritron Athlete is equipped as a double cabin pick up that has a sporty and stylish appearance, and is tough to use to penetrate heavy fields. Presents toughness keyless operating system features, push start button and leather seat material + power sear with a blend of black and orange accents in the interior. As a commercial vehicle, of course the interior of the Mitsubishi Tritron is fairly superior.
For single cabin types, the Tritron can load up to 3 passengers, while for the double cabin can load up to 5 passengers. The dashboard is quite neat and has a soft seat. The 4 spoke steering wheel also looks more ergonomic. In addition, juag is equipped with storage space in several parts to store luggage. There is even a 12V socket to charge the gadget battery on the floor console armrest. The rear glass is also equipped with anti-trapping power sliding feature and the driver’s side glass is equipped with anti-pitch feature. In addition, almost all Mitsubishi Tritron trims are equipped with 1-DIN Audio System entertainment features with AM / FM radio format, CD / MP3 player and Aux. Exceed type gets 2 DIN Audio with wider connectivity, including remote control and USB, also Bluetooth.
Mitsubishi Tritron Color Options
Mitsubishi Tritron is available in White Pearl for the Athlete type. As for the other types, Tritron comes in Silver Metallic, Solid White, Deep Black Mica, Red Solid and Titanium Gray Metallic colors.