Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has officially announced its export launch of the Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 to other countries from its manufacturing facility located in Bekasi, Indonesia. And the Philippines will be the first ASEAN market to welcome the all-new MPV. After the Philippines, Thailand will be the second and the third is Vietnam, followed by other global markets in the upcoming months.
The event was attended by Mr. Joko Widodo - Indonesian President, Mr. Airlangga Hartarto from Ministry of Industry and Mr. Osamu Masuko - CEO of MMC.
The Philippines will be the first ASEAN market to welcome the all-new MPV
Mr. Masuko expressed his happiness when the company can contribute to Indonesia’s development since its local establishment 50 years ago. He also emphasized that the export of Xpander was a key milestone in the company’s growth in the ASEAN region.
Besides the Mitsubishi Xpander 2018’s official export launch, the event also highlighted the impressive sales success of the MPV in Indonesia. It is hoped that there will be 30,000 units of the Xpander to be exported within 2018. According to the latest car news, Indonesian dealers have already received 66,000 orders for the MPV.
At present, the Xpander 2018 compromises 50% of production at Bekasi plant of Mitsubishi Motors which is capable of producing 160,000 units a year. To satisfy the massive needs of buyers, the car manufacturer has planned to raise production to 10,000 units per month at the beginning of July.
First batch of the all-new Xpander is expected to hit our shores next month.
Check our up-to-date Mitsubishi Xpander 2018 price in the Philippines and wait for welcoming your upcoming MPV:
|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|
At present, the Xpander 2018 compromises 50% of production at Bekasi plant of Mitsubishi Motors
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<p>The <a href="https://philkotse.com/mitsubishi-xpander-price-philippines" title="Mitsubishi Xpander variants & price list"><strong>Mitsubishi Xpander</strong></a> multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) follows in the footsteps of the brand’s Adventure AUV, a versatile vehicle that can be used for both household and business. Its angular styling uses Mitsubishi’s Dynamic Shield design language first seen locally on the third-generation Montero Sport. The original Xpander lineup in the Philippines comprised the base GLX, GLX Plus, GLS, and the range-topping GLS Sport, until the latter was replaced by the <a href="https://philkotse.com/mitsubishi-xpander-cross-price-philippines" title="Mitsubishi Xpander Cross price list">Xpander Cross</a> as the flagship variant. All trim levels feature seating for up to seven passengers, with second- and third-row benches that can be folded to accommodate more cargo. The standard powertrain is a 1.5-liter inline-4 gasoline engine, mated to either a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission. Current color options include Titanium Gray, Jet Black Mica, Red Metallic, Quartz White Pearl, and Sterling Silver Metallic. </p>