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Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV – Premium Comfort

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle) is the UK’s best-selling vehicle of its type. Mitsubishi reckon that the official fuel consumption figure is up to 156mpg but, to be frank, it would take a very special set of circumstances to achieve this. I certainly didn’t manage it but to be fair I was putting the test car through its paces. Continue reading

The Mighty Mitsubishi L200: Mighty Popular

Mitsubishi, DriveWrite AutomotiveAvid readers will recall I tested the previous incarnation of the Mitsubishi L200 pick-up (here) and found that it was very good within the limitations of this type of vehicle, obviously. Personally, I quite like a pick-up truck – there must be a rugged outdoors man inside of my soft city exterior – and see them as the ideal compromise motor for active families. Continue reading

Mitsubishi L200 Pick-Up: The Ideal Family Car?

Mitsubishi L200, driveWrite AutomotiveToday, I have to admit to bias in my review. I just love pick-up trucks. I can’t explain it. It may stem from childhood when I had not even considered being a writer or a photographer because I wanted to be – a lumberjack! Later I gleaned from a long gone television programme that part of being a lumberjack meant wearing ladies under-things. Now, endeavouring to get into ladies under-things has been part of my life’s work; just not in that way. Continue reading

The Mitsubishi ASX 4 – No Nonsense Value.

Mitsubishi, ASXWhat is a crossover? At what point does a vehicle cease to be a crossover and become an SUV? The lines are becoming blurred. Originally, in my view, the crossover was a funky, chunky, higher-riding motor based on the underpinnings of a regular car from the maker’s range. These days though, whilst retaining that mid-size crossover profile, some seem to be more than capable of taking on the tougher jobs. Continue reading