In the spring of 2018, Mitsubishi will be launching Shogun Sport that is also known as Pajero Sport in UK. This particular model is already available in Asian market and the seven-seater will be hitting the UK market next year. Underpinning of Mitsubishi Shogun Sport is same as the L200/Triton pickup truck. It will be exclusively offered with 2.4 liter diesel engine that churns out 180 horsepower. The engine is mated with eight-speed automatic transmission and Super Select 4WD II system from the company.
Mitsubishi Shogun Sport will be offered with two trim level in UK which and both of them comprises of leather upholstery, keyless entry with push-button start, LED daytime running lights, Hill Descent Control, and Trailer Start Assist. Smartphone integration along with driving modes is offered that changes according to the terrain. Now, there is a range topping version that will add further features such as heated front seats and additional safety features. Safety features include Forward Collision Mitigation, Blind Spot Warning and Multi-around Monitor System.
The underpinning of the Mitsubishi Shogun Sport helps us in determining that it will be an off-roader than other similar priced models available in UK market. The nearest rivals to the Mitsubishi Shogun Sport are Ford Everest and soon to be announced Nissan Navara SUV. However, none of the mentioned models are available in European market. With regard to pricing details, it remains a huge mystery and it will be disclosed when it nears premiere. We have attached few images of the Mitsubishi Shogun Sport here; do tell us what you think about it.