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The Game-Changing Ute that’s Big on Safety
Folks are saying that the newest Mitsubishi Triton is a beast, with ultimate towing power, a gorgeous, chiselled, muscular new front-end, and fantastic off-road four-wheel drive capabilities. And that's all true—but it's not the whole story. Among the 2,400 improvements that have gone into the new incarnation of the Triton are heaps of safety innovations. It…
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Quick Stats about the Mitsubishi Triton
The Mitsubishi Triton is a big, powerful ute, that's had over 2,400 changes and enhancements to its design and technology in the newest model. With an overhaul to the body and a plethora of new technological innovations, it's a whole lot of automobile. Need to know all the nitty-gritty details about the ute in a hurry,…
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Valentine’s Day Competition – Pajero Sport for an evening and dinner on us
Terms & Conditions for Valentine’s Day Competition Entry into this competition is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions. Entries not completed in accordance with these terms and conditions are ineligible. Entry is open to all New Zealand residents except for employees and their immediate family of Simon Lucas North Shore, prize partners and all…
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Hear What Mike Manson Has to Say about the Mitsubishi Triton
Mike Manson is one of our resident automotive experts at Simon Lucas Mitsubishi, and he absolutely adores the revamped Triton. " This much talked about Triton has had over 2,400 changes," says Mike. "We're talking lane departure warning, blind spot warning indicators, forward collision mitigation. You name it, this Triton has got it." Here are just…
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Enjoy Ultimate Towing Power in the New Mitsubishi Triton
Mitsubishi have gone above and beyond with the brand-new Mitsubishi Triton; it's got a fresh, muscular front-end, a 5-star safety rating, as well as oodles of mod cons and creature comforts like a 7" Touchscreen, SmartPhone connectivity (via CarPlay and Android Auto) and full Bluetooth functionality. But perhaps the most impressive element of the new…
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What’s Changed from the Mitsubishi Outlander to the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV?
The Mitsubishi Outlander has long been popular in New Zealand as a stylish and practical family SUV that offers the latest in luxury and safety features. The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle) is an innovative vehicle that combines the superior environmental performance and quietness of an electric vehicle (EV) with the stability and handling of…
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Towing Capacity in Electric Cars
Electric motors are excellent for pulling heavy loads. In fact, electric vehicles (EVs) are naturally better at towing than internal combustion engines due to the high amount of torque they can create from standstill. While EVs and hybrids have plenty of pulling power and torque, their performance, range and economy can be significantly affected by…
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Is the New Outlander Sport Your Perfect Family SUV?
Just when you thought you’d found your family dream car in an Outlander, Mitsubishi has brought the all-new Outlander Sport to the market. It has a 2.4L MIVEC Petrol Engine and on-demand 4WD plus a factory-fitted black body kit. This limited-edition vehicle has made waves across New Zealand for its stunning interior, stylish exterior and unmatched safety upgrades.   In this article, the…
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Put a New Car on Your List for the Black Friday Sale
From the 29th of November to the 1st of December, Simon Lucas North Shore is offering unbelievable Black Friday deals on a huge range of vehicles. If you’re thinking about buying a new vehicle, this is the perfect time to take advantage of the sale and save thousands of dollars. We’re exploring the current deals so you know what not to miss out on. …
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How Often Should I Book My Mitsubishi’s Cambelt Replacement?
The timing belt, also known as a cambelt, is responsible for synchronising the engine’s functions. Having the cambelt replaced on your Mitsubishi at the recommended intervals is essential for ensuring your vehicle remains in good condition. If the timing belt fails, it can lead to engine failure and can be extremely expensive to repair.  …
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