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The latest Mitsubishi Delica is multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) which is produced by the Japanese auto maker Mitsubishi Motors since 1968. Originally, this 7-seater van was based on a small pickup truck which was launched in 1967. Delica is an abbreviation of a phrase Delivery Car. Recently, Mitsubishi has introduced its latest trim level which is known as Delica D:5. Delica D:5 is known to be one of the most economical and efficient passenger mini-van with loads of cargo-capability (folding last row seats) and comfort.
Mitsubishi Delica is powered with 2.0-litre MPI S-MIVEC petrol engine that produces the maximum power output measure as 150 PS at 6000 rpm, with highest torque generated as 191 Nm at 4200 rpm. Coupled with INVECS-III 6-speed transmission, the petrol engine results in better performance in terms of driving experience. On mileage, this efficient engine is capable of delivering fair mileage measuring 8.3 L/100km and despite being a Mini-Van it takes just 12.7 seconds to reach the speed mark of 0 to 100 kmph.
Mitsubishi Delica shows its dynamism with its new appearance and standard exterior inserts incorporated to it which creates an ambiance around wherever you go. The front profile is designed with fine lighting package which is not only designed stylishly, but provides maximum visibility including HID headlamps with auto-leveling and fog lamps accompanied with elegant grille comprising a tough design. For passenger comfort and ease, this van is provided with sliding door in two side. At rear, the appealing blend of lamps and lights makes a luxurious accent for its occupants. To exhibit its sporty and robust character, Delica is anchored with 16-inch alloy wheels. The overall dimensions of this vehicle comprise of measurements worth 4730mm X 1795mm X 1850mm (L X W X H) with the wheelbase measuring 2850 mm.
The new Mitsubishi Delica is a MPV which offers ample space to its occupants. Its classic cockpit gives a luxurious feel to its passengers which is incorporated with stylish 4-spoke design steering wheel mounted with cruise control brings a fine grip for the driver, a smart entertainment system (Playback DVD, CD, Radio, iPod or iPhone) featuring 6.95 inch digital capacitive touch screen, Aux-in, Wifi display and finger gesture recognition system and paddle shift providing a good driving experience. The cabin of Delica offers a spacious area which can be utilized for different purposes, although all of the seats can be flexibly shifted and reclined.
For firm handling and braking of this vehicle, it is provided with McPherson strut suspension with coil springs in the front axle and multi-link suspension with coil springs and stabilizer in the rear. Also, it has ventilated disc and solid disc brakes for front and rear respectively. Accentuating its dynamic braking system as well as the passenger’s protection, the Delica is appointed with Anti-lock Braking System with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and Brake Assist providing better stability. To contract the effect of any possible injury at the time of accident, this vehicle is provided with SRS airbag system for the driver, passenger and an additional knee airbag for driver. Further, it is employed with ASC enclosing TCL function with HSA system that increases the safety factor.
Meanwhile, Delica has made its place in Indonesian markets while providing better handling and braking system and also the interior design complements its overall appeal. However, inclusion of an absentee diesel engine can make this vehicle to win over the buyers.