Nissan Qashqai and other such type of SUV have some serious competition in coming months. They are going to face 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross in North American market. The company announced that they will be revealed 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross at 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. International press day will commence from 29th November and here they will be celebrating American premiere. It has already been showcased for the European market earlier this year. The name of SUV is derived from coupe model which was discontinued in the year 2012.
What is more interesting is that this is their first SUV after being merged with Nissan. 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is slotted between ASX/Outlander Sport and Outlander. If we go by this fact then we come to a conclusion that the compact SUV will have a price range between $21,000 and $22,000 when it hits US market. Outlander Sport is priced from $20,295 and 2018 Outlander adds another $3,500. There are many information’s’ that are missing for now, but we expect that full revelation will be very soon.
The trim levels of 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross for US market have not been disclosed. Nonetheless, for UK market we already know that it was offered with four grades. In UK market, the car is available in 1.5-liter turbocharged gasoline unit that gives 163hp and 250 Nm of torque and 2.2-liter turbodiesel unit. The diesel unit will be staying far away from US market after dieselgate controversy. LA Auto Show will begin from 1st December at the city’s conventional center.