Mitsubishi’s futuristic MI-TECH CONCEPT was built as a small plug-in hybrid electric SUV that delivers unparalleled driving pleasure and confidence over all terrain in light and wind. Featuring its new PHEV drivetrain, a four-motor electric 4WD system, and advanced driver assist / preventive safety technologies that is all packaged into the compact electrified SUV. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
The MI-TECH CONCEPT adopts the slogan of “stimulates the driver’s adventure”, and it’s expressed through the light blue body color as well as a secondary copper color, while t-shaped headlights are embedded in the front end for a distinguishing outward appearance. Mitsubishi’s new PHEV drivetrain is a lightweight, compact gas turbine engine-generator that replaces the traditional gasoline engine.
In the cabin, a Human Machine Interface (HMI) displays various information detected through sensing technology including advanced optical sensors on an augmented reality (AR) windshield. Using the data on vehicle, road, and surrounding traffic conditions, drivers can make accurate decisions in poor visibility. Plus, MI-PILOT next-generation driver assistance technology extends driver support not only on freeways and regular roads, but also on unpaved roads.