Mitsubishi Xpander 7 seater MPV launched at approx. INR 9 lakh in Indonesia

Mitsubishi Xpander MPV has made its first public debut at the GIIAS 2017 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Mitsubishi claims that this is the most spacious 7 seater car in the segment.

Mitsubishi Xpander MPV has been unveiled at the 2017 GIIAS. Mitsubishi Xpander, the 7 seater MPV, is noted with ‘Dynamic Shield’ philosophy, new headlamps with turn indicators and a distinctive three slat chrome grill with LED pilot lamps on either side.

It measures 4475mm long, 1750mm wide, 1700mm tall, and has ground clearance of 205mm capable of seating 7 persons in a three row configuration. It sits on dual tone 16” alloy wheels and receives a floating roof effect with darkened C Pillars.

Interiors of the Xpander receive air conditioning, electric windows and faux wood and leather accents. It gets touchscreen infotainment and Bluetooth phone connectivity. The instrument cluster also gets an analogue dial and digital MID screen. Seating in the middle is of a 60:40 configuration while rear seats offer a 50:50 split.

Mitsubishi MPV is powered by a 1.5 liter MIVEC petrol engine mated to a 5 speed manual or 4 speed automatic transmission. As of now this is the only engine option on offer. Variants on offer are Ultimate (top end), Sport, Exceed, GLS and GLX (base).

Price of the new Mitsubishi Xpander in the Indonesian market starts from IDR 1.89 million (INR 9.04 lakh) and ranges all the way up to IDR 2.45 million (INR 11.74 lakh). Though there are no plans as of now to launch this in India, it is still possible that the car makes way to India some day. If launched here, it will rival the likes of Maruti Ertiga, Honda BR-V, etc.