Mitsubishi Pajero Sport AT facelift India launch this year
C K Birla Group Company, Hindustan Motors, has revealed that a new automatic version of their Pajero Sport Facelift premium SUV could be launched during the next fiscal.
Pajero Sport manual variant was launched in March 2012 and has proved to be a major success model both where Hindustan Motors as well as collaborator Mitsubishi Motors, Japan is concerned. Decision to launch Pajero Sport Automatic were taken at company’s annual general meeting, held at Kolkata recently, while Hindustan Motors will also launch another model from Mitsubishi during the next fiscal.
Ever since Mitsubishi Pajero Sport has been launched, it has received a great deal of attention, primarily due to its excellent off-roading facilities and also as it is seen as a luxury SUV with modern facilities. The automatic version of Pajero Sport could sport a 5 speed automatic engine and will be assembled in India itself at the Hindustan Motors plant which will give the new Pajero Sport an edge over its competitors such as Honda CR-V and Renault Koleos which are higher priced due to the fact that they are CBUs.