New Mitsubishi Triton Athlete Launched, RM126,990
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New Mitsubishi Triton Athlete Launched, RM126,990

From MMM- COO, En. Ilham Helmi, Mitsubishi Brand Ambassador Leona Chin and CEO, Mr. Shinnishi

Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi vehicles in Malaysia, officially launched the new Triton Athlete 4×4 pick-up truck today.

Only available in Black Mica, the Triton Athlete is made for ‘Everyday Athletes’highlighting the Triton’s agility and nimbleness to take on everyday road challenges in Malaysia.

Aesthetically, the new Triton Athlete is spotted with  new  Front Bumper Garnish, new Black Grille with Honeycomb Mesh, new Black 17” Alloy Wheels, new Sports Bar and Dark Grey & Orange Decal. Other highlights in Black include Side Step, Door Mirror, Door Handle, Rear Bumper and New Tailgate Spoiler.

The Triton Athlete that houses a New Infotainment System with Apple Car Play also comes with Black Monotone interior with perforated Orange leather combination and ‘ATHLETE’ embroidery which matches the Orange stitching found on Leather Steering, Leather Gear Knob, Door Trim and Centre Console.

The Triton Athlete is a new variant added into the current Triton model line-up and is priced affordably the same as the Triton VGT Adventure X at RM126,990 OTR without insurance.

New Mitsubishi Triton Athlete

The Triton is powered by the award-winning 2.4-litre MIVEC turbodiesel engine with Variable Valve Timing technology. Coupled with Variable Geometry Turbo (VGT), it produces a strong 181 PS of power and 430 Nm of torque.

All Triton models are imported as a Completely Built-Up (CBU) vehicle from Mitsubishi Motors global production hub in Thailand.

The Triton Athlete is equipped with seven SRS airbags, Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Active Stability with Traction Control, Hill-Start Assist (HSA), Trailer Stability Assists (TSA) and Brake Override System for a complete peace-of-mind driving. The safety of the Triton is further strengthened by a strong Mitsubishi Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) body construction.

In conjunction with the launch of the New Triton Athlete, MMM will be having a Mitsubishi Ultimate Drive Event nationwide featuring Mitsubishi Motors Brand Ambassador and Malaysia Motorsports Athlete, Leona Chin at the following locations:


State Date (Weekends) Time



Melaka 20 Jan 10.00am – 6.00pm Sing Kwung Jidosha (Melaka)



21 Jan

10.00am – 6.00pm

Lofty Ambition (Ipoh)




27 Jan

10.00am – 6.00pm

JM Auto Gallery (Butterworth)


28 Jan

10.00am – 6.00pm

JM Auto Gallery (Georgetown)


3 Feb

10.00am – 6.00pm

JM Auto Gallery (Bukit Mertajam)


4 Feb

10.00am – 6.00pm

EON Auto Mart (Bayan Lepas)



10 Feb

10.00am – 6.00pm

JM Auto Gallery (Sungai Petani)


11 Feb

10.00am – 6.00pm

JM Auto Gallery (Alor Star)



3-4 Feb 10.00am – 6.00pm

Kompleks Sukan Likas (Kota Kinabalu)




10 Mar

10.00am – 6.00pm Jimisar Autotrade (Bintulu)


11 Mar

10.00am – 6.00pm

Jimisar Autotrade (Sibu)

12 24 Mar 10.00am – 6.00pm

Jimisar Autotrade (Kuching)

13 25 Mar 10.00am – 6.00pm

EON Auto Mart (Kuching)

Visitors to the roadshow can expect lots of exciting activities such as car stimulator challenge where the finalist will get to race with Leona Chin! Test-drive any Mitsubishi model during the event day and stand to win RM888 cash prizes or Ralliart merchandize.

The Triton has picked up three awards last year namely- and Allianz- Vehicle of the Year, Carsifu’s Editors Choice Awards 2017- Best Pick Up Truck of the Year and Diesel Engine of the Year.


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