It seems that the next era is the era of electrification of transportation. After the fuel efficient, hybrid and guess what the solar power back vehicles. As the technology for automotive is getting improved, the race between the automakers is also making them more concept cars. Among the automakers, Mitsubishi Motors has revealed a new electrified SUV concept at the Geneva Motor Show. Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer Concept promises “a focus on next-generation technology and enhanced EV performance.
Besides the Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer Concept is a hybrid SUV, it can also have ability to recharge its batteries with solar energy. The name Engelberg is taken from Swiss ski resort.
Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer Concept
Well being a hybrid, but remember that Mitsubishi has built a SUV, so it carries a power nature and attitude. Other that it specs for its power, the eco friendly Mitsubishi Engelberg Tourer Concept has the Super All-Wheel Control system. That brake system is best for vehicle during drive in slippery and wet terrains. While, for the improve stability the output comes from the front and rear motor. he vehicle has got a sleek roof box is fitted to the concept, with integrated LED Fog-lights. Typically for a concept car, the Engelberg Tourer features huge oversized alloy wheels.
The Engelberg Tourer features a plug-in hybrid powertrain built around a 2.4-liter gasoline engine. This is most credible part of the vehicle, as Mitsubishi already offers a plug-in hybrid powertrain in the Outlander. It has a larger battery than the Outlander, however; with 20kWh capacity, it can travel for up to 43 miles in zero-emissions electric mode. It has a total range before refueling or recharging is required is estimated at 434 miles. Alongside these, the other technologies are the permanent four-wheel drive and a torque vectoring system.
The new Concept SUV is specially made for an adventurer tour, as it has constantly adjusts electronic driving aids like ABS, traction control, and stability control to help keep the driver from crashing. The plug-in hybrid SUV can drive up to 70 kilometers (43 miles) on electricity alone.