Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will introduce the European-spec version of the Mitsubishi i-MiEV 100% electric vehicle at the 2010 Paris Motor Show ("Mondial de L' Automobile 2010") to be held at Paris Expo - Porte de Versailles in Paris, France from Thursday 30th September to Sunday 17th October (open to the general public from Saturday 2nd October 2010).
A total of 12 vehicles (7 on press days) will be displayed at its stand in Hall 3 including:
- The recently introduced Mitsubishi ASX (RVR in Japan) compact crossover equipped with MMC's all-new
- "low impact" 4N13 diesel engine
- The Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback (Galant Fortis Sportback in Japan) now featuring the same 150 ps DiD engine
- The new Mitsubishi Outlander 2.2 DiD mid-size crossover, whose 177 ps unit is a further derivative (4N14) of this same family of innovative diesel powerplants.
Concerning the European-spec Mitsubishi i-MiEV, MMC plans to successively roll it out from December of this year in 14 countries including France, the United Kingdom, Germany and further expand the European rollout from fiscal year 2011.
The price of the European-spec Mitsubishi i-MiEV will differ by country but will be set to around €33,000 - €35,000 (or equivalent) so that the final cost to the customer after government incentives (where applicable) remains under €30,000 (or equivalent) in a majority of the countries it is to be sold in.Published 31 August 2010