2015 Mitsubishi Triton

This compact pickup originally came in 1978 under the name Mitsubishi Forte, but from second-generation model it is known as Triton. Company presented new, fifth-generation model recently and it is expected that it will come in early 2015, while European launch will be later. New model comes with new body style, new interior, two engine options, new transmission and, according to the company, plenty of improvements in many aspects.

2015 mitsubishi triton front view

2015 Mitsubishi Triton redesign

We can say that 2015 Mitsubishi Triton comes without big surprises. It goes in expected evolutionary direction, and main characteristic is that it is bigger than previous model, although it uses the same chassis. It features new design, which isn’t drastically changed. Some of highlights are new grille, fog lights, redesigned alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights etc. Just like its predecessor, it comes in three cab configurations – single cab, extended cab and crew cab. The cabin of 2015 Triton will be bigger, which basically means more spacious and more comfortable too.

2015 mitsubishi triton interior

Unlike exterior, the interior changes are very big, but that is expected since it past more than eight years since fourth-generation model’s launch. It comes with completely new style and plenty of advanced-technology features. The 2015 Mitsubishi Triton will be equipped with leather seats, leather covered steering wheel, new control board which combines digital and analog details, new infotainment system and many other.

2015 Mitsubishi Triton engines

The 2015 Triton will be offered with three engines, one new and two familiar units. The new one is 2.4 liter turbodiesel, completely made of aluminum, which makes 133 hp and 317 lb-ft of torque. The second diesel engine is 2.5 liter 4-cylinder, which is rated at 175 hp and 295 lb-ft. Finally, petrol engine will be 2.4 liter I-4, which outputs 130 horses and 148 lb-ft of twist. The 2015 Mitsubishi Triton gets new manual 6-speed transmission, which automatic gearbox will remain the same as in previous-generation model. Like its predecessors, it will be available both in two and four-wheel configurations.

2015 mitsubishi triton rear view

2015 Mitsubishi Triton launch date

This pickup will be available on various markets but it won’t come at the same time. For example, in Australia it will come very soon, while European model won’t come before end of the year. Price of 2015 Mitsubishi Triton is still unknown, but it probably won’t be too much different from previous model’s.