All Mitsubishi NT Pajero four-wheel drive long-wheel base vehicles in the 2009 range now have increased towing capacity of 3,000kg, up from the previous models 2,500 kg limit.
Industry website Autonews reports today that a revised Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) product line-up is available and two new models the entry level GL and the family oriented GLS - are added to the range.
Mitsubishi adds an engine upgrade, cabin and exterior refinements, increased towing capacity and revised specifications to the NT Pajero four-wheel drive range.
The upgraded 3.2-litre turbo diesel engine is the big news across the entire range. The 4M41Common Rail DI-D, the new engine gives the Pajero 147kW of power at 3,800 rpm and 441Nm of torque at 2000 rpm.
Mitsubishi claims 18 per cent improvement in both power and torque over the former diesel model. The 4M41 engine is said to deliver up to 13 per cent better fuel economy over the previous model.
The new diesel engine conforms to Euro 4 Emissions controls.
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