PHOTO CAPTION: Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle is priced less than Toyota Prius after UK gov't rebate.

Mitsubishi Prices Outlander PHEV At Same Price as Diesel Model

The Outlander PHEV will cost £28,249 after the British Government's £5000 electric vehicle subsidy.

Published: 02-Apr-2014

Mitsubishi has revealed that the plug-in hybrid version of its Outlander SUV will cost no more than an equivalent diesel version.

The radical move marks the first time an alternative fuel version of an existing car has been launched without a significant price premium over the outgoing model.

The Outlander PHEV will cost £28,249 after the Government's £5000 electric vehicle subsidy.


Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in also

Latest recall affecting its motor controller adds to the Outland's troubles after Mitsubishi reported flaws in lithium-ion batteries used in the model.

Mitsubishi Outlander production will increase to 4,000 units a month starting in September 2013.

With its battery problem identified and reportedly solved, production of the plug in hybrid SUV will now ramp up to 4,000 units a month.

2013 Nobuhiro “Monster” Tajima Pikes Peak electric car prepares for run.

91st Pikes Peak International Hill Climb starts up today and racing up the mountain will be more electric vehicles, from motorcycles to 'Monster' electric race cars.


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