Mitsubishi has prepared an SUV for skiers

Mitsubishi has prepared an SUV for skiers

March 5, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

At the Geneva Motor Show, Mitsubishi Motors presented the Engelberg Tourer conceptual crossover, named after the popular ski resort Engelberg in Switzerland. The novelty used a number of technologies that were developed for sports sedans of the Lancer Evolution family.

The concept car is designed to give an idea of ​​the stylistic elements and practical solutions that can be applied to future Japanese-made serial crossovers. The Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer received narrow headlamp units with blue LED lines on each side, as well as an auxiliary lighting system on the roof and a trunk for transporting various equipment for outdoor activities.

The car was equipped with a hybrid power plant with the ability to recharge batteries from a household electrical outlet. It consisted of a 2.4-liter, naturally aspirated four-cylinder gasoline engine, two electric motors on the front and rear axles, as well as a set of 20-kWh batteries integrated in the bottom of the car.

Exclusively on the electric Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer is able to travel up to 70 km without recharging, and with a fully fueled fuel tank, the maximum cruising range is 700 kilometers.

Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer received a system of dynamic distribution of torque between the wheels Active Yaw Control, designed specifically for the Lancer Evo. The function works in conjunction with the upgraded proprietary four-wheel drive system S-AWC.