Lancer is again borrowing platform for new Mitsubishi crossover. Comparing to the last model, 2017 Mitsubishi ASX is going to suffer significant changes. Although it keeps similar appearance, SUV is more attractive than ever. Interior features list is now longer, but buyers won’t feel it on price. Valued around $20,000, new ASX crossover is going to be very attractive for all lovers of this kind of vehicles.
2017 Mitsubishi ASX exterior
The most interesting part of 2017 Mitsubishi ASX SUV is its rear end. Very interesting styling, with sharp edges, gives more aggressive look and boosts aerodynamic. With many changes, this crossover gets new grille and LED lights. It takes less energy and provides better visibility. Rounded chassis is dominating on exterior appearance. LED lights are placed on the taillights, with new exhaust system with attractive tailpipes. Finally large wheels and strong suspension are set to perform well on all kind of terrains with some extra stability.
2017 Mitsubishi ASX interior
Cabin of the 2017 Mitsubishi ASX is equipped with many safety and infotainment features. Attention is also on comfort, rather than visual appearance, but Japanese crossover gives all. A lot of leather is used for it, while it was also used for some stylish details. Not only leather, but also wood and aluminum were used. Seats layout, except comfort, offer excellent layout, with enough space between them, giving extra space for legs. Heating and air conditioning is improved. On the infotainment end, 2017 ASX crossover is in par with other vehicles in its class. Finally dashboard with large LCD display, Wi-Fi hot spot and USB ports will make your smart-phones easy to integrate with the vehicle. Parking assist with collision sensor and lane departure system gives more safety impression.
2017 Mitsubishi ASX performance
Latest ASX crossover was packed with 1.8-l engine, and new SUV gets bigger displacement for better performance. Finally new 2.0-l is under the hood of the 2017 Mitsubishi ASX. Mated to a 6-speed gearbox, that sends power to front wheels by default, this combination is good for 200 hp and 215 lb-ft of torque. Four-wheel drive system is also available. There is no info about fuel economy, while acceleration to 60 mph is just over 6 seconds. Top speed is around 160 mph.