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Normal Mitsubishi Dealer Says Asx Will Fit Great In Mitsubishi's Lineup

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imageIt’s great to see automakers getting in on the crossover trend. To be honest, I was getting a little sick of having to compete for lane space with enormous SUVs, and it was about time manufacturers started phasing them out. You know the kind I’m talking about; you’re driving down a narrow four-lane highway, and suddenly you’re trying to get around a huge truck. The truck’s side rail is just hanging over the dashed white line, giving you just enough space to eke through without clipping the guard rail. It’s not the truck’s fault inherently, but there are a lot of drivers out there that just can’t handle the size and power of an SUV.
Your Normal Mitsubishi dealer is gearing up to release a nice little crossover that will help the consumer public’s easy transition to bigger cars on sedan platforms. This March, Mitsubishi plans to unveil the brand new ASX crossover at the Geneva Motor Show, a European version of the Japanese market RVR. As a compact crossover, the ASX is a five-seater that measures about 4.3 meters in length, coming in just below the Outlander in the Mitsubishi lineup of high-performing, dependable vehicles. Bloomington IL car dealers are revving their engines in anticipation of the vehicle launch.
While we don’t know much yet about the new ASX, we do know that the car will ride on a 1.8-liter turbocharged direct-injection petrol/gasoline engine, complemented nicely by a six-speed manual transmission. The ASX is based on the Concept-cX, which featured a diesel engine, but thus far there has been no talk from Mitsubishi regarding the possibility of putting the engine in the ASX. Staffers at your Normal car dealer are excited to check out preview photos of the ASX from the Geneva Car Show. They are also excited to find out if the ASX will offer an available all-wheel drive option.
The ASX will roll out in European markets in the near future (in the spring, to be specific), so we will have to see the car fares over there before we get any more details about the U.S. launch. Still, your Normal Mitsubishi dealer is excited to get those details. The RVR will hit the market in Japan this month, which should also help Mitsubishi collect some data on how to market the vehicle in the states. Until then, Bloomington IL car dealers will just have to be patient and await the coming launch of the crossover.
While your Normal car dealer is gearing up for the launch of the ASX, you can still take a look at some of the awesome crossovers flooding the market. Over the past couple of years, the industry has made a conscious shift towards smaller, more fuel efficient cars, and crossovers have made a great platform for bigger families and drivers in need of cargo room to make the switchover. As the industry continues to shift, look to automotive leaders like Mitsubishi to lead the charge into the 21st century and beyond.

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