Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation
Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation

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New Montero Sport GT features best all-around safety

Montero Sport

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) is pleased to announce the introduction of its upgraded 2017 Montero Sport GT. The upgraded top of the line GT variant is expected to make this SUV even more desirable to drive home. With the upgraded Montero Sport GT variant, driving has never been this safe and comfortable.

Innovative All-Around Safety Features

The 2017 Montero Sport GT boasts an array of safety features such as Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) System, Blind Spot Warning System, Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) Body, 7 SRS Airbags, Hill Descent Control, and Hill Start Assist.

Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) System is a radar-based automatic emergency braking system which helps reduce the severity of, and if possible, prevent collision through visual and audible warning.

Blind Spot Warning (BSW) System keeps the driver warned if vehicles are detected near the side and rear quarters of the Montero Sport using ultrasonic sensors.

With the Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) Body, the impact of collision to the occupants is lessened in case of accidents as it channels impact energy away from the occupants and minimizes cabin deformation.

Hill Descent Control enables the Montero Sport to crawl down safely on a steep descent without the driver having to step on the brakes.   Once activated, the Montero Sport maintains a safe speed during the downward climb, while automatically engaging the brake system.

In addition to this current lineup of safety features, Ultrasonic Misacceleration Mitigation System (UMS) and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) is equipped to this Montero Sport variant to an even more confident drive.

Ultrasonic Misacceleration Mitigation System (UMS)

This feature helps prevent parking collisions by controlling the motor output if you suddenly accelerate forward or reverse by accident. Buzzer sounds and warning displays in the indicator if front or rear sensors detects a nearby obstacle to reduce collision damage.

Montero Sport

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) is a smart addition to the traditional cruise control system. When ACC is activated, it maintains your desired distance between you and the car ahead of you via radar without the stepping on the accelerator or brake pedal. This feature is perfect for reducing driver stress as it lends driving assistance and enhance driving comfort during highway cruising with traffic.

Montero Sport

Performance, Looks and Comfort Beyond Compare

The 2017 Montero Sport is powered bythe 2.4 liter 4N15 common rail direct injection diesel engine, which is more powerful and more fuel efficient than ever. To make the performance of Montero Sport even more superb, it is the only diesel engine equipped with a variable valve timing or Mitsubishi Innovative Valve timing Electronic Control or MIVEC system.

The Montero Sport GT is also equipped with the best 4WD system.  Mitsubishi Super Select 4WD-II with Off-road Mode Select offers four (4) drive settings and four (4) different terrain controls. Its Rear Differential Lock provides superior traction under extreme conditions which enables you to drive the Montero Sport GT even through the roughest terrain. This variant also features Mitsubishi Active Stability & Traction Control (M-ASTC) which manages engine output, power distribution and braking force to deliver improved vehicle control.

The unique exterior look of Montero Sport remains apt for its powerful and sophisticated vibe. Montero Sport GT isavailable in the following exterior colors: Savanna White, Sterling Silver Metallic, Virgil Gray, Deep Bronze Metallic, Sedona Red, Mystic Blue and Pyrenese Black.

While the engine and exterior look remains the same with the previous model year, the interior of this variant is made even more refined with its piano black finish. All the important features are conveniently placed to enhance the driving experience. Navigating through the instrument panel while driving has never been this easy and comfortable. To add to the extra refined touch, the 2017 Montero Sport GT is built with a luxurious black leather interior with 8-way power adjustable driver seat including the front passenger seat.

The 2017 Montero Sport GT is available at all MMPC dealership for a suggested retail price ofPhp 2,058,000. For a worry free ownership, MMPC backs it up with a three years or 100,000 kilometers warranty whichever comes first.

Note: MMPC reserves the right to change specifications and prices without prior notice.
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