Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 proudly becomes Indonesia's Car of the Year

Updated Oct 09, 2020 | Same topic: Highlights of the Week

The Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 also received 2 other awards from Otomotif.

In the Philippines, the Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 is a fresh new player in the competitive game of MPV vehicles. However, in Indonesian market, the Xpander already hit local dealerships in August 2017. And now,  after a while arriving in the Indonesia, the Xpander has proudly been announced to become the country's Car of the Year.

Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 front view

 The Xpander has recently become the Car of the Year in the Indonesian market

Otomotif - the top tabloid of Indonesia gave the Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 a great favor and recognition by presenting the MPV of Mitsubishi with awards in 2 other categories: Best Small MPV and Best of the Best MPV.

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For further information, Indonesian office of Mitsubishi (MMKSI) has received up to 60,000 bookings for the Xpander since its debut, making the car become the top-selling model in its segment.

Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 angular front

Indonesian office of Mitsubishi (MMKSI) has received up to 60,000 bookings for the Xpander since its debut

Mr. Osamu Masuko - CEO of Mitsubishi has expressed his delight and gratefulness to the recognition from Otomotif and also the great love of Indonesian enthusiasts for this car. He said that the Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 is a success of the company’s years of careful research to design and it is an advanced MPV which can satisfy the demands of hard-working families in Indonesia.

Do you think the Mitsubishi Xpander will win similar awards in our country? Stay tuned and now, let's check the up-to-date price of this hot MPV: 

Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 price in the Philippines
Model 2017 SRP 2018 SRP Difference
Mitsubishi Xpander GLX M/T N/A ₱885,000 N/A
Mitsubishi Xpander GLX Premium A/T N/A ₱960,000 N/A
Mitsubishi Xpander GLS A/T N/A ₱995,000 N/A
Mitsubishi Xpander GLS Sport A/T N/A ₱1,060,000 N/A

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Know more about Mitsubishi Xpander 2023

Mitsubishi Xpander

The 2023 Mitsubishi Xpander is a seven-seater MPV for the Philippine market. As of the 2023 model year, there are three available variants for this model. There’s the Xpander GLX 1.5 MT, the Xpander GLX 1.5 AT, and the Xpander GLS 1.5 AT. These range in price from Php 1,050,000 to Php 1,180,000. 

Size-wise, the Xpander has a length of 4,595mm, a width of 1,750mm, and a height of 1,750mm. It also has a wheelbase that spans 2,775mm, and a ground clearance of 225mm.  

Under the hood, this Mitsubishi MPV uses a 1.5-liter inline-4 gasoline engine that’s capable of producing up to 103 horsepower and 141 Nm of torque. It then uses a front-wheel-drive layout. Depending on the trim, it either gets a four-speed automatic gearbox, or a five-speed manual transmission. 

₱ 1,068,000 - ₱ 1,198,000