OREANDA-NEWS. The Russian premiere of the fifth generation of Mitsubishi L200 pick-up will take place on August 26 at the booth of Mitsubishi in Crocus Expo within the international exhibition of SUVs, crossovers and all-terrain vehicles «Moscow Off-road Show 2015".

Sales leader in its segment, the new pick-up Mitsubishi L200 received an updated exterior design of body, as well as improved technical and consumer characteristics, informed the press service of "MMC Rus". Among them – there is the new turbocharged diesel engine, an upgraded transmission, new suspension settings, a more spacious interior. In addition, noise and vibration isolation, ergonomics of sits of the driver and front passenger are improved significantly.

As it was reported previously, the Russian dealers of Mitsubishi sold 2506 vehicles in July – it is less by 28.4% than a year earlier. For the first seven months of 2015 sales of Japanese brand were 21,865 vehicles (-47.9%). Best-selling brand in the last month is the SUV Outlander, whose sales increased by 38% to 1487 units. The second place by sales volume was crossover ASX with 513 sold vehicles. The top-three among best-selling models of Mitsubishi is closed by the leader in the segment of pickups - model L200, which was sold in the amount of 181 units.