Bangladeshi automotive distributor Rangs Limited has introduced hybrid sport utility vehicle (SUV), the first of four-wheel drive (4WD) plug-in hybrid vehicle in the world.
The CEO of Rangs Limited, Shoeb Ahmed launched Outlander PHEV (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle) from the fleet of Mitsubishi recently. Officials informed the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has maintained the best-selling tag in European market for last four years.
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV comes with a newly designed 2.0-liter engine with twin motors, which ensure high-performance by providing ample power whenever necessary. The vehicle can reach up to 201 hp in terms of raw power in hybrid mode. Four Wheel Drive SUV power comes with the hybrid efficiency – making it the perfect combination.
The official stated the 12 kWh battery is alone capable to run the vehicle up to 54 kilometer on electric Mode, with no fuel consumption or CO2 emission. The battery can be charged at home/garage and charging appliances come with the vehicle. It can be fast-charged to 80 percent in just 25 minutes.
For day-to-day driving in Hybrid mode, the engine generates electricity when running and the motors deliver that energy to make the drive more fuel-efficient.
The model is a spacious, practical family vehicle with a boot capacity to boast of and generous room in the back for rear seat passengers. The standard edition comes with premium leather seats, Rockford Fosgate sound system, seven airbags, Keyless operating and Bluetooth functionality and electric tailgates as standard.
The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has gained several international recognitions including – 2019 Best Plug-in Vehicle, Green SUV of the Year and 2013-2014 Japan Car of the Year since last six years of journey.
Rangs Workshop Limited is certified and trained from Mitsubishi Motors Japan to handle all service queries regarding the Outlander PHEV.
Price of the Japan origin PHEV model will be Tk 60 lakh to Tk 62 lakh. The vehicle is available at Mitsubishi showrooms in Dhaka and Chattogram.