Outlander PHEV Goes Cross Country Racing For Second In a straight line Year
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that it will dispatch a team of technical support entrepreneurs for an Outlander PHEV entered during the T1.3 4×4 Power class of the unrelenting 2,200km FIA-certified Asia Cross Country Rally 2014 (AXCR) from Sept 9 through About 15, to be run coming from Thailand to Cambodia.
The Two & 4 Motor Sports rally team (Two & Some), headed by Kenji Ishida, is going to run an Outlander PHEV while in the race for the second straight year. MMC entrepreneurs will provide Two & Four’ohydrates team technical support for your plug-in hybrid four-wheel drive Sport utility vehicle for the duration of the move. MMC will utilize beneficial data and understanding acquired by the tech support team team in future automobile development.
The 19th version of the AXCR will get arrived with the Ceremonial Start in any Thai beach hotel of Pattaya on Friday August 9. The very next day, August 10, perceives the start of the rally proper as Lower leg 1 takes entrants from Pattaya to Sakaeo. With August 12, Leg 3 of the rally normally requires the competitors within Cambodia and past the Environment Heritage site of Angkor Wat. The event finishes inside Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh in Friday August Fifteen. The AXCR covers an overall distance of 2,100 km and offers a gruelling test of all-terrain performance and durability while it requires competitors to overpower mountains, forests, swamps and river crossings.
The Outlander PHEV rally car or truck will use competition headgear and reinforced mountings to make ground clearance in addition to improve all-terrain performance in excess of poor surfaces. The actual vehicle’s S-AWC integrated vehicle dynamics control procedure will be tuned for competition use to generate better traction. Additional modifications include the fitted of a roll cage and under body skid plate, the use of brighter engine hood, butt gate and inside parts, and additional plugging and a snorkel with regard to water crossings.