Mitsubishi L300 has been selling well, especially in March 2021

Updated Apr 20, 2021 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

Expect more sales growth in the upcoming months.

The Mitsubishi L300 started the year on a high note when it topped the brand’s sales figures in January with 764 units sold. One factor we can point out as to why the long-running Mitsubishi commercial vehicle (CV) is a constant top-seller is the need for mobility amid the new normal of doing business.

And as for the third month of the year, the Mitsubishi L300 continues to deliver a strong sales performance, selling 1,060 units. This translates to an 11-percent increase as compared to the previous month. The reliable and rugged L300 proves to be the preferred partner by entrepreneurs.

Mitsubishi L300 front view

The Mitsubishi L300

Powering the Mitsubishi L300 is a 2.2-liter Euro 4-compliant diesel engine capable of generating 97 hp and 200 Nm of torque. The power from the engine is sent to the rear wheels through a 5-speed manual transmission. The front suspension utilizes independent wishbone and coil spring, while semi-elliptic leaf springs are found on the rear.

“We are truly happy that the L300 is performing well during these trying times. We believe that the sales performance of its sales is a reflection of how well the economy is recovering given that the primary use of the vehicle is for business,” said Mr. Mutsuhiro Oshikiro, President and CEO of Mitsubishi Motor Philippines Corporation (MMPC).

Mitsubishi L300 interior view

This workhorse can accommodate up to 14 passengers

As for the pricing, the Mitsubishi L300 starts at Php 804,000 for the base Cab and Chassis variant. Buyers can configure the CV depending on their preferences and mobility needs. A seating option of up to 14 passengers is also made available for transporting more people comfortably.

“The continuous patronage of locally produced vehicles like the L300 also helps the Philippine economy as it provides jobs to local talents and generates substantial revenue for the country. Our customers can rest assured that the L300 is highly dependable and we are committed to provide excellent services to deliver a convenient ownership experience,” concluded Mr. Mutsuhiro Oshikiro.

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Mitsubishi L300

<p>The Mitsusbishi L300 is based on the L300 Versa Van. While the latter was more of a family carrier, Mitsubishi has since marketed the L300 FB mainly as a commercial vehicle. Regardless, the said model can both function as a family car, and as a logistics solution for small to large businesses. In the Philippine market, the L300 FB uses a Euro 4 compliant&nbsp;2.2-liter 4N14 diesel power plant. At most, this mill can make up to 98 horsepower and 200 Nm of torque. Power is sent to the rear via a five-speed manual transmission. The available to the L300 FB body is a rear air-conditioning system, and it can also fit up to 17 occupants.&nbsp;</p>

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Rex started off his career in the aviation industry before entering Philkotse as a staff writer. Two things excite him the most: first is staying up to speed with the latest news in the industry that uses engines as their heart and soul. The second is imparting them in a well-detailed manner. His passion for anything with wheels started when he was young – from Tamiyas to family-friendly sedans, and anything in between.

Someday, Rex only wishes to drive on random highways with friends in a third-gen Mitsubishi Delica with aftermarket sunroofs, if he couldn’t get the Starwagon Super Exceed edition.

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