The Pajero is definitely a real household when it is about sport utility vehicles. This model originally came in 1982 and during these years, it gained a reputation as one of the best SUVs around. It is praised for its performances, reliability, durability etc. So far, we saw four generations of it. Current model is present from 2006 and it is expected to be for some few years more. According to the latest reports, next-generation model definitely won’t come in two years or more, so 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero will keep pretty much the same characteristics.
2017 Mitsubishi Pajero specs
The 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero is expected to remain pretty much unchanged compared to current model, especially if we consider that major update was done last year. Next-generation model will probably come in 2018. Until then, we expect to see no changes. The 2017 Pajero will feature pretty much the same characteristics as refreshed model that came last year. This updated included both outside and inside changes, while mechanical part remained unchanged. It came with updated front fascia, with revised grille, new LED daytime lighting, and also with new spare tire cover. When it is about interior changes, new Mitsubishi Pajero includes new metallic trim, piano black accents, better sound isolation materials etc.
2017 Mitsubishi Pajero engine
When about engines, this updated didn’t include changes under the hood, and that state will remain until next generation model comes. The 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero will be available with one petrol and one diesel engine. Petrol unit is 3.0 liter V6, which is good enough for around 190 horses, while diesel unit is 3.2 liter inline-four turbo engine, which is good enough for around 200 horses. Both engines are available with either manual or automatic transmission.
2017 Mitsubishi Pajero release date, price and successor
The 2017 Mitsubishi Pajero is expected to come late next year. Changes in price are not expected. When it is about next-generation model, it is expected to come in 2018. The 2017 Pajero could be the last one of the current generation model. For now, most of details are unknown for new model. However, it is for sure that it will come also in hybrid configuration and also with new 8-speed automatic transmission.