Japan-Built 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Now Available from Just OMR 8,500

General Automotive Company (GAC), the official distributors of Mitsubishi vehicles in the country, is offers new car buyers the opportunity to explore Oman in style with the new facelifted Outlander at a reduced starting price of just OMR 8,500 together with 6-years unlimited mileage warranty and roadside assistance, free 3-years/50,000km service and free registration.

Commenting on the Outlander, Rajesh Sharma, the National Marketing Manager of General Automotive Company said, “Following its launch just under three months ago, the Mitsubishi Outlander, has received an overwhelmingly positive response from customers. Together with its eye-catching new design aesthetic inside and out and over 100 engineering and design improvements, the new Outlander literally looks, drives and feels like an entirely new vehicle. The new price point makes it an even more compelling value than before and reiterates its position as a segment-leading vehicle that appeals to buyers that desire value, quality and safety.”

The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander seven seat passenger crossover is the first Mitsubishi production vehicle to showcase the brand's new design language, featuring Mitsubishi's new front design concept, labelled ‘Dynamic Shield’. Aside from the redesigned front fascia the revised exterior design includes new front fenders, halogen headlights, LED position lights, LED Daytime running lights, lower door sections, 18-in. alloy wheels, rear fascia and LED taillights. The reconfigured interior includes a redesigned steering wheel, seating surfaces, accent trim, rear folding seat and headliner.

The new Outlander is not just a cosmetic ‘refreshing,’ however, and features an unprecedented number of important engineering and design improvements that increase the level of refinement and overall driving experience. This includes several improvements made to the chassis such as increased body and suspension structural rigidity, redesigned suspension, an Electric Power Steering and more.

Mitsubishi's advanced safety systems also adorn the new Outlander and includes 4-wheel ABS with EBD, a Brake Override system, Theft Protection system, Driver and Passenger SRS front airbags, Electronic tailgate opener, High mount stop lamp on the tailgate, and a vacuum booster for the Brake system.

The new Outlander model is available with two different engines; the Outlander GLX comes with 2.4 L MIVEC, 4-cylinder engine producing 167PS at 6,000rpm and 22.6kgm of torque at 4,100rpm, while the 7-seat Outlander GLS features a 3.0L MIVC 6-cylinder engine producing 230PS at 6,250rpm and 29.8kgm of torque at 3,750rpm. Both engines provide the benefits of the high power output, low fuel consumption, and low exhaust emissions.

“Together with its lower starting price of OMR 8,500, 6-years unlimited mileage warranty and roadside assistance, and the free service and registration, the Japan-built Outlander provides customers with total peace of mind motoring and a real sense of value, power, reliability and performance that Mitsubishi vehicles are known for. This is in addition to the professional service and maintenance provided by our highly trained staff across our country-wide branch network in the Sultanate,” added Rajesh.

For more information on the Outlander, or to book a test drive, customers can visit their local Mitsubishi showroom, go online to www.mitsubishioman.com or follow the brand on its ‘Mitsubishi Oman’ facebook page or twitter @mitsubishioman.