Mitsubishi Motors South Africa is launching the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Shogun Limited Edition, based on a popular Mitsubishi Pajero Sports 4×4 A/T to assemble it.
Panel of judges selected Pajero Sport 4×4 A/T as a finalist for the 2019 South African Car of the Year competition – they will announce the winners on April 2019
General Manager at Mitsubishi Motors South Africa Nic Campbell said the latest addition to the Mitsubishi Motors stable boasts R60 000 worth of equipment and added luxury at no other cost.
It is available in silver, titanium grey and pearl white.
“The new Pajero Sport Shogun is stylish and luxurious with a bolder, more aggressive look. Shogun is an ultimate family SUV limited edition that not only competes with similar SUV limited editions but suits the active lifestyle that is so popular in the marketplace,” said Campbell.
Unchanged standard features from the base model
The automaker base the new Pajero Sport Shogun on the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport 4×4 A/T aspires by families for its spaciousness, safety, practicability and ride height it offers.
Apart from what it offers said the automaker, it also boast seven seats and its car-like driving and manoeuvrability like that of a passenger car, allow them to drive it every day, anywhere.
Pajero Sport Shogun boasts class-leading technology including its super-smooth 8-speed automatic transmission with Intelligent Shift Control and Mitsubishi Motors’s latest version of their unique Super Select II 4WD System with Electronic Off-road Assistance and Hill Descent Control, and Active Stability and Traction Control with Rear Diff Lock.
Mitsubishi Motors’ super-responsive 2.4L MIVEC turbo-diesel engine is the perfect fit to the 8-speed automatic transmission, delivering the best balance of engine power, fuel economy and an interior quietness with smooth acceleration at low engine revolutions.
This state-of-the-art 2.4-litre intercooled engine with a Variable-geometry turbocharger (VGT) produces 133 kW @ 3 500 rpm and 430 Nm @ 2 500 rpm, offering a 2 790 kg Towing Mass (braked) for outdoor lovers to tow their off-road caravans or trailers, boats or horse boxes.
Safety is even more important for Mitsubishi with outstanding active and passive safety features including 7 Airbags, ISOFIX Child Seat Anchors, Rain-sensing Windscreen Wipers, Rear Park Distance Control, Rear-view Camera, Active Stability and Traction Control (ASTC), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Hill Start and Brake Assist Systems and Daytime Running Lights (DRL) also found in the Shogun.
The luxurious leather interior with a quality look and soft touch includes an adjustable driver’s seat, tilt and telescopic adjustable steering column and multi-function leather steering wheel with audio and cruise control are just a few of the most important features also found in the Pajero Sport Shogun, not to mention the 120 Watt Power Plug added for and other electronic devices.
Additional features valued at R60 000 at no extra cost:
In addition, the Pajero Sport Shogun boasts a host of extra equipment and features, valued at R60 000, at no additional cost.
An exceptional feature of the new Pajero Sport Shogun is the new Apple and Android capability of the hugely upgraded factory-fitted infotainment system, including a 7-inch LCD touch screen with touch-key buttons, Bluetooth, GPS and a USB connector with Bluetooth connectivity, also allowing music streaming via the system.
Apart from the Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Infotainment System, the Pajero Sport Shogun is fitted with attractive and practical
Thule roof racks, a headlamp protector set, a bonnet guard, a black nudge bar, black door handles, a boot cover, side window visor/deflector set, tow bar, Shogun decals in black and silver and a Shogun carpet set branded in grey.
“With the upcoming holidays – for many people their annual break – the Pajero Sport Shogun offers the right equipment at the right price for any adventure,” added Campbell.
Pricing, warranty and service
The Pajero Sport Shogun retails at R639 995 including all the additional equipment, worth R60 000, at no extra cost to the customer.
The Pajero Sport Shogun is covered by Mitsubishi Motor’s 3-year / 100 000 km manufacturer’s warranty and a 5-year / 90 000 km service plan with 10 000 km service intervals