2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Specs and Release Date

The Mitsubishi brand has been unjustly shaken in recent years in some markets. Perhaps the carmaker currently doesn’t have a wide offer of models as some competing European and Japanese manufacturers, but it definitely has something to offer. The 2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport is going to be the example. This new crossover is coming together with Pajero Sport, and it is definitely a refresh in the market.

In addition to the changes in the body, the redesign of the 2018 Montero Sport also includes significant improvements in the cab. Emphasis is on the sound isolation and practicality. This SUV stands out from the competitors with an unusual design. Most competitors transformed their SUV models of the same class into sporty stylized crossovers.

2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport

2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Styling

The new 2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport has a classic SUV form. There are high roofline and five-door doors layout. These elements guarantee exceptional space. The front part should be significantly modified after the redesign. Two chrome-shaped lines in the form of boomerangs are highlights. These extend from the headlights to the fog lamps. Thanks to this detail, the Montero Sport SUV model is more than distinguished from the abundance of its competitors. Lighting groups are also modernly designed and equipped with daylight-running LEDs.

Features

The interior of the Mitsubishi Montero Sport is robust, equipped with several auxiliary handles. All in all, with the high seating position, the sense of driving is truly impressive. Inside the leather-covered cabin, we will find electrically-powered glass sunroof with sun visor. Foldable third-row seats can make more space for cargo. Automatic air conditioning and separate controls for the air conditioner for passengers sitting in the back of the car are standard.

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2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Performance and Specs

Soundproofing on the 2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport will be on another level. The crossover is already well-known for this. The engine sounds barely audible. Also, the absence of external noise during urban driving conditions is noticeable. The quality of this car has become fully aware only after going out on the highway. At speeds of around 80 mph, comfort was at an extremely high level. The new Montero Sport will keep these characteristics for sure.

Drivetrain

The 2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport uses a very capable 4×4 system with a smart torque distribution.  Furthermore, active rear differential control makes it perfect for winter and off-road conditions. The heart of the crossover is a 2.4-l Clean Diesel engine. This is the first unit of this type ever, and it comes with Valve Electronic Control system. This combination makes Montero Sport Euro-4 compliant.

2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport engine

2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Price and Release

The 2018 Mitsubishi Montero Sport will again be offered in Europe and the Far East countries. It has the biggest popularity there, so the Japanese carmaker is going to meet demands of fans. In other parts of the world, we can find very similar vehicle – Pajero Sport. It is a well-known brand from Mitsubishi, but Montero has its base of buyers as well.

The base models will cost at least $25,000. However, 2018 Montero Sport will offer GLS trim as a higher-end model. Finally, the top of the class is reserved for GT version. Its price will go over $40,000.

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