Fourth Report   The L200 came to our rescue this month when ‘Elaine Beige’ threatened to leave us in the lurch. ‘Elaine Beige’ is the name of our retro motorhome: an FFB Classic from the early 90s with a 2.5-litre turbodiesel engine. Like many of us, Ms Beige has been in lockdown for most of […]


Report 3   It’s five months since the L200 was originally scheduled to arrive in Devon. Maybe the pick-up will stick around long enough this time for me to carry out a proper evaluation. I began last month’s report by saying that the L200 had returned to Mitsubishi HQ to fix a couple of issues, […]


Report 2   The Mitsubishi L200 has gone, replaced by a Mitsubishi ASX. Shock horror: the ASX is powered by a petrol engine. I haven’t had the courage to tell our esteemed editor yet. But fear not, Ian, because the L200 will be back once Mitsubishi has fixed a few electrical gremlins that we’ve been […]

Mitsubishi L200 Double Cab Barbarian X 2.3 DI-D Automatic

First Report   I’m writing this first report exactly three months to the day since I was scheduled to take delivery of the Mitsubishi L200. It was delivered to Simon Thompson in the West Midlands, so the plan was to meet in Bristol and swap cars. I’d drive home in the L200 and he’d take […]


Dear Ian & Doc,   I have heard via email from Australia that Mitsubishi are pulling out of Europe when the present supply of vehicles cannot comply with new EU legislation regarding emissions. Whilst I do not completely agree with John Cadogan, in the past he has been accurate.   Many thanks for keeping the […]

Mitsubishi Shogun Sport now more affordable

The Mitsubishi Shogun Sport is now available from £29,975, including three years free servicing. The Shogun Sport combines a 179 bhp 2.4-litre turbo diesel and Mitsubishi’s Super Select 4WD-II.

Summer deals from Mitsubishi Motors

To boost the re-opening of showrooms across its dealer network in England and Northern Ireland, and Scotland from the end of June, Mitsubishi Motors is now offering its customers savings of up to £4,000 from now until September 28, 2020, as well as the assurance of prompt delivery of their chosen vehicle either to their local dealership or to their home, free of charge.

Mitsubishi and OVO team up for 10,000 “free green miles” offer

Customers who purchase a new Mitsibishi Outlander PHEV can now enjoy 10,000 miles of free, green, electric motoring provided by OVO Energy. By purchasing a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV via the Mitsubishi Buy Online portal, with a reduced deposit of £99 and free home delivery (and trade-in collection) worth £100, customers are being offered 10,000 miles of electric motoring if they switch their domestic supply to OVO Energy’s EV Everywhere bundle. The offer is available to retail and business customers who order and register a new Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV between May 18 and September 30, 2020.

Improved specs for the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV range has been extensively revised with a new six-variant line up comprised of Verve, Design, Dynamic, Dynamic Safety, Exceed and Exceed Safety trim levels. The Outlander PHEV has an EV range of 28 miles, CO2 emissions of just 46g/km and a fuel economy figure of 139.7mpg.

Mitsubishi L200 Series 6 arrives in the UK

The new Mitsubishi L200 Series 6 is now on sale in the UK. With more than 4.7 million units built since its debut in 1978, the sixth generation L200 builds on Mitsubishi Motors’ 40-year history of building pickups. Priced from £21,515 for the entry level Mitsubishi L200 4Life Club Cab, the Series 6 has been […]