Mitsubishi Triton Athlete to debut in Malaysia today

Updated Oct 13, 2020 | Same topic: Car Sneak Peeks, Teasers, & Rumors

Let’s watch the teaser before seeing the real car.

This is the description of the newly-posted teaser video of the upcoming Mitsubishi Triton Athlete on Mitsubishi Malaysia’s official fanpage. So without doubt, the new pickup is officially going to make its way today in our neighboring country.

Mitsubishi Triton Athlete teaser image

The new Triton is officially going to make its way today in Malaysia

We don’t know exact time when the pickup debuts but we will inform you immediately as soon as it comes.

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Mitsubishi Triton Athlete - Teaser Video

Back to the teaser video, it shows us a good-looking pickup with new outer makeover. In detail, the exterior is decked with new honeycomb front grille, sleek 17-inch alloy wheels, side steps, side mirror covers, door handles as well as cladding for fenders and bumpers. Particularly, the Triton looks extremely distinctive with orange highlights and outstanding decals throughout the bodywork.

Mitsubishi Triton Athlete angular front

The exterior is decked with new honeycomb front grille and sleek 17-inch alloy wheels

Moving inside, it’s a continuation of the black-orange scheme: black leather upholstery highlighted by orange stitching, inlays and “Athlete” embroidery. Orange accents also carry over the center console, steering wheel, storage box, door panels and gear knob too.

“Countdown with us as we unveil our athlete this 17 Jan 2018 @ One Utama Shopping Mall.”

Mitsubishi Triton Athlete angular rear

The Triton looks extremely distinctive with orange highlights and outstanding decals

The Mitsubishi Triton Athlete is still powered by the familiar 2.4L MIVEC turbo diesel engine with 181 PS and 430 Nm. Additionally, it is speculated to be mated to the oil burner. It is unsure whether a 2WD or 4WD guise is offered.

We’re just a few hours away from the debut of the all-new Mitsubishi Triton Athlete, so stay tuned!

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