Another Show Another Mitsubishi i MiEV Electric

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Another Show, Another i MiEV Electric

The electric electric i MIEV continues to and this year it is no different at the New Auto Show. The i MIEV has some changes since our visit with the concept. Now means Mitsubishi Innovative Vehicle, rather than In-Wheel Electric Vehicle. concept has a 16 kW lithium-ion battery a 100-mile range that overnight from a standard outlet or dryer-style outlet.

A 63 HP churns the vehicle along. is also two models now available, the i MiEV and now a super fantastic coupe model.

The Sports is even greener by including panels, wind turbine reduced CO2 emissions and solar glass that can monitor the of light and heat entering the and adjust the in-car air conditioning

The Power of Small: Mitsubishi Showcases Little Cars Big Capabilities

March 18, 2008 — NEW —

The Mitsubishi Motors vehicles at the 2008 New York International Show will help American consumers get small and get with Mitsubishi’s renowned car building capabilities. Tetsuro Managing Director In Charge of Development Group Headquarters, introduce to the North American the i, i MiEV, i MiEV Sport and Concept-cX minicars. The concept and cars will raise of the capability, sophistication, and design found in the Mitsubishi’s minicar and vehicles.

Beyond the obvious advantages by smaller, lighter weight such as improved fuel maneuverability, and reduced cost of the Mitsubishi models on display clever design features and traditionally associated with cars.

i: To the third power

The congestion of urban environments, fuel prices, and the cumulative of exhaust emissions are all compelling for smaller, more efficient transportation. The innovative design and of the award-winning i minicar showcases small car building prowess. i variants will appear at the K. Javits Convention Center, the i (gasoline), the i MiEV (Mitsubishi Electric Vehicle), and the i MiEV concept.

The Mitsubishi Motors i represents technological progress in and efficiency of the small car concept.

i: power

On sale in Japan 2006, the innovative i minicar a kei-class* car footprint to combine a ride; nimble handling, space to accommodate four all wrapped in a unique, stylish The i is powered by an aluminum three-cylinder, turbocharged, gasoline engine. premium minicar’s unique midship layout locates the ahead of the rear axle and the vehicle overcome the challenges for space, ride comfort and typically associated with the class.

The optimized interior package (2550mm or 100.4 inches) yields class-leading comfort, and ride quality. The exterior and designs offer a fresh on the traditionally boxy minicar

The i proved so successful at conquering the associated with small car that it won several major including the RJC (Automotive Researchers and Conference) Car of the Year 2007, and the Design Grand Prize (awarded by the Japan Industrial Promotion Organization). While the RJC focuses on the automotive industry, the Design Grand Prize has a tradition and screens entries all fields of human activity the view that design is an element in all fields of everyday and industry. The Good Design 2006 received 2,918 from April 26th to 7th 2006.

*The kei-class is a small vehicle segment in that is limited to a 660cc and a 3375mm (132.9 inches) x 1475mm (58 inches) wide Vehicle taxation in Japan is to elements such as engine vehicle size, and emissions; offer owners tax advantages and cost of ownership.

i MiEV: power

The i MiEV electric vehicle, in its US show appearance, improves on the rear mid-ship layout by a zero-emissions state-of-the-art electric to this small car package. A 330-volt lithium-ion battery is located under the floor powering a permanent magnet motor. With this the i MiEV is able to offer the level of interior utility and as the gasoline version while the center of gravity for more handling. The 47 kW electric motor improved performance over the 64 hp version. With instantaneous power, the i MiEV offers acceleration compared to the gasoline

The battery, developed by the MMC joint company Lithium Energy represents the leading edge in technology, and promises up to 100 miles of on a single charge. The i MiEV launch in Japan next (2009), adding a no-pollution for congested city streets.

i Sport: Sports power

The i Sport concept, making its American debut in New York, the sporty possibilities of the zero-emissions vehicle.

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The i MiEV Sport is a coupe variation on the i MiEV a fastback roofline with a performance bias, leveraging the vehicle’s natural advantages for a payoff. The Sport is constructed a rigid lightweight aluminum that helps improve and range. The rear mid-ship (like the i MiEV) optimizes space and ideally situates the electrical components to maximize In the interest of improved on-road the i MiEV Sport’s powertrain multiple electric motors.

Two 20 kW electric motors, one built each front wheel, together with a single, 47 kW motor that drives the wheels. Power output, and braking at all four wheels are by the S-AWC (Super All-Wheel system which integrates the ABS and ASC Stability Control) systems to outstanding control and handling. For electric vehicle application, a new (Electronic Active Yaw Control) the same torque vectoring as the Lancer Evolution’s AYC to give the playful road manners maximizing stability and control.

The futuristic i MiEV Sport is also environmentally thoughtful in and design. While a light pearlescent exterior evokes of nature, the heat-absorbing window improves the efficiency of the air conditioning and LEDs are used throughout the including the rear combination and interior lighting. An auxiliary generator on the roof makes use of solar energy; turbines in the grille harness wind regenerative brakes capture power.

The interior styling is simple and fluid, allowing the to feel at home in this zero-emissions electric vehicle.


In addition the trio of i the Concept-cX will appear at the New International Auto show.The showcases a forward-thinking small SUV that offers high of road and environmental performance a newly developed 1.8-liter diesel engine mated to a Clutch SST (Sport Shift With its high seat providing a wider field of and its split tailgate giving access to the luggage compartment, the offers enhanced safety, and convenience. The interior is a nod to the modern a mix of black and white with brown leather accents.

A sophisticated IP allows the driver in an appealing, comfortable environment. materials are used throughout the including the lower bumper, to the ability to restore its form minor collisions. The Mitsubishi is a small soft-roader for on-road use combines a high level or fuel economy and driver

New Additions to the Lancer Lineup the Grown-up Compact Evolves

on display will be Mitsubishi’s additions to the compact Lancer the high performance Lancer the 2009 Lancer GTS 2.4 and the turbocharged Ralliart, showing how much fun can be into a smaller sedan. off the success of the redesigned 2008 the 2009 Lancer GTS boasts a new engine and combines a sport-tuned with 18-inch wheels, R18 tires and large 4-wheel brakes. Powered by a new 2.0-liter MIVEC intercooled and turbocharged that boosts an estimated 235 the Lancer Ralliart offers a between the Lancer GTS and the Lancer

Set to arrive at dealerships in the summer of the Lancer Ralliart will feature a Twin Clutch-SST and a full-time 4WD driveline with Center Differential (ACD).

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