2017 Mitsubishi Montero – Futuristic SUV from Rising Sun Country

February 11, 2017 2017, Mitsubishi, Upcoming cars

Overview of the 2017 Mitsubishi Montero

The striking news coming from the production line of Japanese automaker Mitsubishi include the addition of 2017 Montero in its fleet of SUVs. Though the release date of this vehicle from the segment of mid-size SUVs has not been officially announced till date still its release is expected by second or third quarter of 2017. The fans of this car waiting for its release since long may praise its features and sympathise its delayed release when it will be active in the market.

Most of the fans of this vehicle brand are expecting a vehicle with upgraded and new looks. According to the unofficial news received from the automobile market Mitsubishi will introduce the latest model of mid-size SUV with an attractive design so that it may be liked by more and more people. Some of the market experts also expect the announcement of a powerful powertrain engine in this new vehicle. Similarly the interior of this car is also expected to be made favourable for everyone by bringing various technological updates in its interior.


According to the expectations of auto market experts 2017 Mitsubishi Montero will be one of the most moderately designed SUVs from this automobile brand. By making its looks more appealing and providing a more powerful engine the company may be expecting its successful launching in near future. While comparing its features with other SUVs produced by this brand or any other brand in this trade you will find that it has been designed significantly and its features are arranged innovatively to make it better than others in this line.

Most of the features included to this vehicle may be introduced for the first time in any SUV in this region. Though you will have to wait for its release in USA by the end of this year but it is still worthwhile to wait for it due to the additions of certain remarkable features in its exterior and interior design and engine.

2017 Mitsubishi Montero exterior

The exterior of 2017 Mitsubishi Montero is expected to have lots of change in its design to certainly make it an attractive SUV. Its overall external look is expected to be based on the concept model of GC-PHEV. Many changes in the external design of Montero are expected to be taken by Mitsubishi from the exterior design of this concept vehicle to make it more trendy and interesting. The front end of this car is expected to have most of the changes made in its exterior.

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An additional sloppy look as compared to its previous model is expected to be given to the front side of 2017 Mitsubishi Montero. A changed grille with a logo of Mitsubishi is expected to be its another upgraded feature in this model. If you are looking for a car with better lighting abilities to wave off the fears of driving it at night then it can be the best option for you as its latest model is expected to have upgraded lighting system. As brakes and cooling of the engine are considered as important features of any car so for this reason few air intake sources are expected to be positioned at the lower end of its front side.


Though the rear end of this car is not expected to have as many as changes at its front but still some changes are expected in its rear to improve its looks. The taillights in the rear of this car are expected to be sleeker than its previous models to give the entire car an interesting and newer look. In order to improve its driving stability and on-road capability it is expected to be provided with 18 inch wheels as a new feature.

Design updates to the interior

In order to give 2017 Mitsubishi Montero an overall nicer looks its interior is expected to have some new features and additions. You can expect to get a model car as the modern features has been included in this latest car necessary to make its drive more comfortable for you by managing them perfectly. The additional features expected in this latest car can make it more useful with a new look.

In order to make its front seats more comfortable it expected that they will be laid with leather along with making them more adjustable so that you can adapt them with all of their features according to your style of driving. Along with the lots of features in its entire compartment there can be a new addition of two cup holders between the front seats. New knob shifts and some buttons can be new additions seen on the dashboard of this car to help you in controlling its interior more efficiently.

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Certain hands free features and lots of connectivity features are also expected to be included in this vehicle to allow you to use your phone while driving along with using various USB ports, Bluetooth and the availability of Wi-Fi hotspot. There can be a large touch screen located at the centre of the dash to control most of the features included in its interior.

2017 Mitsubishi Montero Specs and Performance

The provision of powertrain engine is expected to be the next great update in 2017 Mitsubishi Montero that can help in continuing the use of hybrid technology in this car. The car is expected to come with a plug-in hybrid powertrain for its longer and better performance whereas its new drivetrain may work efficiently with i-MiEV technology. It is expected that they will use a 3.0L V6 gasoline engine in combination with an electronic engine controlled by 8-speed automatic transmission and powered by lithium-ion battery to improve its performance by producing 425 horsepower and 385 lb-ft torque. The four-wheel drive system of this car may have great acceleration as in less than 7 seconds it can attain 0-60 mph speed.

Price and release date

Though no official announcement about the price of 2017 Mitsubishi Montero has been made till date still according to market experts its release is expected in Japan in this year. Its release in US is also expected by the end of 2017 and by then its price may be announced officially. Until now 449,000 is considered as the estimated price of Montero, assessed on the basis of the prices of previous models of Mitsubishi SUVs.