In the period of late 1980s, several automobile companies which are well established today were not doing so well. They decided to get united to produce cars of all type including business class, sports, sedan, etc. The world witnessed enough wonder cars in that period which reached many parts of the world including Europe and America.
Mitsubishi realized that they have to join this rally too or else they would be lagging behind. This is how many popular cars of this brand including 3000GT was developed. This car obviously did not have many features way back then. Today, it has reached that point where Mitsubishi is going to present 2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT to the world.
2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
Before this 2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT is available in showrooms, check out few of its essential features about technology and console. First and foremost this all wheel drive car has been added with a fantastic feature which has raised the standard of it to next level. All new 2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT uses an asymmetric type center differential technology.
Due to this technology, power is divided into a ratio of 45:55 from front to tail. But with the help of intelligent programming, power is emphasized more on that wheel which has got maximum traction when all other wheels have lost traction. This means Mitsubishi 3000GT 2017 is a car suitable for all sorts of weather condition.
Mitsubishi prefers to call this car AWS in place of AWD. What is new about this AWS? With this feature, rear wheels got the ability to turn them at an angle measuring 1.5o. This is performed only under certain specified situations. The movement of rear wheels according to this AWS system is directly proportion to the speed of the 2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT.
Electronics has been designed in such a way that it will rotate rear wheels in the direction opposite to the direction of motion of front wheel axle when speed is below 30 mph. Once 30 mph is exceeded, rear wheel the motion will sync with motion of front axle.
2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT – Modifications in the Engine
As far as engine specification is concerned, 2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT has got a 3.0-liter V6 engine as the base version. This engine can produce a power up to 222 hp. The base version is not an all wheel drive version and it also does not have an aero package of the advanced model which higher versions have got. There are higher versions which produce power up to 300 hp. For customers who have the low budget, there are lower versions which produce power up to 166 hp. The engines are either mated with four-speed automatic transmissions or five-speed manual transmissions.
The power output of upcoming 2018 3000GT can be boosted if air filter along with exhaust and intake is replaced. This can lead to power output up to 400 hp. It has to be remembered that engine must not have tampered in any way while modification.
2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT – Release Date and How Much will Cost?
The 2017 Mitsubishi 3000GT has been fixed with a price of around $35,000 for the base version. The price of the highest version must reach up to $45,000 with more features and better performance.
No official statement is made but according to internet sources, it might hit the showroom in the first part of 2017.
Its rivals include Honda CR-X, Toyota Supra NK4, Nissan 300 ZX and Mazda MX-5.