31 August 2010
Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Mitsubishi to premiere European-spec i-MiEV

31 August 2010 - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will introduce the European-spec version of its i-MiEV 100% electric vehicle at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. Concerning the European-spec i-MiEV, MMC plans to successively roll it out from December of this year in 14 countries including France, the United Kingdom, Germany and further expand the European rollout from fiscal year 2011.

The price of the European-spec i-MiEV will differ by country but will be set to around €33,000 – €35,000 (or equivalent) so that the final cost to the customer after government incentives (where applicable) remains under €30,000 (or equivalent) in a majority of the countries it is to be sold in.

Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Compared with the Japanese market version, the European-spec i-MiEV includes specific features such as:

  • New design to the front and rear bumpers to meet EU regulations
  • Rearranged centre stack in the instrument panel
  • Improved interior comfort

Furthermore, safety has been improved with the addition of Active Stability Control (ASC) as well as side and curtain airbags, all standard equipment.