Refreshed Mitsubishi ASX arrives in SA sporting bold new face
The facelifted Mitsubishi ASX has arrived in South Africa, featuring a fresh front end and an “enhanced interior”.
As before, the local range comprises just a pair of variants, separated only by their transmissions. The unchanged naturally aspirated 2,0-litre petrol engine again offers 110 kW and 197 N.m, and can be mated to either a five-speed manual gearbox or a continuously variable transmission (with six steps).
As before, the ASX is covered by a three-year/100 000 km warranty and a five-year/90 000 km service plan, with intervals of 15 000 km.
The updated 2020 Mitsubishi ASX has landed in South Africa. Here are detailed specs and pricing for the newcomer.
The Mitsubishi ASX has been a solid performer for the Japanese brand and has been on sale in SA for the past 8 years. Now for 2020, the Mitsubishi ASX has been given some updates. both inside and out.
Mitsubishi ASX Price in South Africa (February 2020)
The ASX is covered by Mitsubishi Motors' Manufacturer's Warranty of 3 years or 100 000km, a 5-year / 90 000 km Service Plan and a 5-year / unlimited mileage Roadside Assistance. Service intervals are scheduled at every 15 000 km or once a year.
Mitsubishi's new ASX arrives in SA with refreshed styling and increased safety features
Mitsubishi says they’ve updated the 2.0-litre petrol engine, but the motor still produces 110kW and 197Nm. A six-speed CVT gearbox sends power to the front wheels, but the automaker also added a five-speed manual transmission to the range.
Campbell concludes: “The new ASX offers the best balance in design, technology and price and serves as an attractive cross-over SUV for our customers, with a spacious interior, roomy boot and fuel efficiency of a smaller car.”