Mitsubishi made an announcement that the all-new Mitsubishi Strada 2019 (Triton) would be launched on November 9th. Some teasers of the Strada have been already revealed and now, a spy shot of this heated-up pickup revealing its taillights has been disclosed on the New Triton Club Thailand Facebook page, ahead of its official launch.
As mentioned before, the new Strada’s front fascia will get Dynamic Shield design language of the Japanese carmaker. According to the new teaser, the pickup seems to be inspired by the GR-HEV Concept showcased at Bangkok Motor Show 2013.
The Strada 2019 is now adorned with slender light bars
The Mitsubishi Strada 2019 is now adorned with slender light bars as seen in the concept the the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, instead of big tail lamp clusters. Besides, the bumper’s corners are more angular, which is different from the the roundish look of the ongoing model.
According to the latest car news, there hasn’t been any detail about specifications of the pickup. It is predicted to be powered by a 2.4L 4N15 turbodiesel mill which can produce 179 hp and 430 Nm of torque, works in a conjunction with a 5-speed automatic or a 6-speed manual transmission.
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The new Strada’s front fascia will get Dynamic Shield design language of the Japanese carmaker
The pickup seems to be inspired by the GR-HEV Concept
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<p>The Mitsubishi Strada is one of the most successful and oldest pickup trucks in the Philippines, currently competing in the local midsize pickup truck category. In January 2019, the third-generation model of the truck acquired its rightful renovation. Some of the updates include a more muscular body sculpture and the Dynamic Shield exterior styling. Like the current models of the tri-diamond brand – the ASX, <a href="https://philkotse.com/mitsubishi-xpander-price-philippines" title="Mitsubishi Xpander Philkotse Car Guide">Xpander</a>, <a href="https://philkotse.com/mitsubishi-montero-sport-price-philippines" title="Mitsubishi Montero Sport Philkotse Car Guide">Montero Sport</a>, and the like – the Strada features the "X" fascia. It also comes with C-shaped chrome accents that trace the fog lamps and slim headlights.</p> <p>Its exterior showcases a sporty, athletic, and agile look giving an impression that it is ready to overcome any roads in the country, while the interior accentuates quality and soft-pad materials. The midsize pickup truck is offered in 4x4 or 4x2 variants. Disregarding its facelift, from its former 2.5-litre Common Rail Direct Injection 4D56 diesel engine, it is now powered by a 2.4-liter in-line four diesel with Variable Geometry Turbo and MIVEC 4N15 engine only. Thus, leaving the truck with a single powerplant option. It can generate torque power of 430 Nm, and 181 horsepower to the wheel through either a 6-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission.</p>