Mitsubishi Outlander ACTiV
8th June, 2011
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) is bringing back a
popular special edition of its Outlander SUV, the Outlander ACTiV, which offers the superior quality, safety,
space, versatility and comfort the Outlander is renowned for, and adds numerous interior and exterior upgrades.
With a limited release of 1,750 units, the Mitsubishi Outlander ACTiV is based on the entry-level Outlander LS
and is packed with additional features, at no extra cost. Exterior enhancements include 18-inch alloy wheels, a
chrome accented radiator grille with a stylish black centre, black roof rails with sporty cross bars, fog lamps,
a chrome exhaust tip and a special edition ‘ACTiV’ badge.
The interior of the Outlander ACTiV doesn’t miss out either, and now sports an interior style package which
includes chrome handles and silver accents throughout the vehicle, enhanced safety with the addition of
reversing sensors, and hands-free Bluetooth with microphone. Additionally, the two-wheel variant also receives
automatic air-conditioning and side and curtain airbags, features the four-wheel drive already carries as
MMAL Vice President of Brand and Marketing, Paul Unerkov welcomed the return of this special release edition
of the versatile Outlander.
“This special edition Outlander ACTiV offers a great package to our customers. Already popular for its
styling, flexibility and safety, the Outlander is now even more value-packed.” said Mr Unerkov.
The Outlander ACTiV is powered by the company’s economical 2.4-litre DOHC 16-valve MPI MIVEC engine, which
generates 125 kW of power at 6,000 rpm and 226 Nm of torque at 4,100 rpm. The 2.4-litre engine is matched to a
five-speed manual transmission or an optional continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT) with Sports
Mode sequential style shift changes and INVECS Smart Logic.
Available in both two- and four-wheel drive variants, the Outlander ACTiV comes with five seats and has an
option of a seven seat version available as a four-wheel drive CVT. The ACTiV is available in the full range
of Outlander colours.
Safety is a focus of the Outlander range, with all models featuring driver and front passenger dual stage
SRS airbags, active stability control, ABS with EBD and RISE body protection and three-point ELR seatbelts. The
2011 range also includes upgraded electric window systems, remote-control locking, steering wheel mounted audio
and cruise controls, two-speed variable and intermittent wipers and a USB port.
The Outlander ACTiV is covered by Mitsubishi’s 10 year/160,000 km non-transferrable drive-train warranty,
five year/130,000 km new vehicle warranty, free five year/130,000km Roadside Assist and Capped Price Servicing
for the first four years or 60,000 km of ownership+.
NOTE: + Excludes government, rental, and some fleet buyers.