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2013-07-03 14:30

VALUE FOR MONEY LANCER: Mitsubishi “listened to its customers” and made its Lancer sedan that much more appealing with additional kit.Image: Mitsubishi

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Mitsubishi says it has added kit and improved crash protection on its local Lancer 2.0 GLS sedan but kept the price. R239 900.

New features include Bluetooth, seven air bags, a reversing camera and touchscreen controls for its the audio system.

'LISTENED TO CUSTOMERS'

Mitsubishi SA CEO Jaco Oosthuizen said: “We listened to customers in terms of specification improvements and have been able to bring a much-improved medium car to South Africa.”

The exterior and cabin are unchanged

The two-litre engine produces 110kW/197Nm and drives through to a five-speed manual gearbox. Fuel consumption is rated at seven litres/100km.

Standard kit includes aircon, keyless entry and auto headlights. The seven air bags comprise  driver, passenger, seat, curtain and driver’s knee. Other safety equipment includes anti-lock brakes, electronic brake pressuredistribution and emergency braking assistance.

The Mitsubishi Lancer is covered by a three-year or 100 000km warranty and a five-year or 100 000km service plan. Service intervals 15 000km.


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