The new 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle) is Mitsubishi's most advanced compact SUV yet. An electric vehicle (EV) built to complement your lifestyle - whether you're looking for your day-to-day runner or to set off on an adventure with your family, the Eclipse Cross PHEV provides a spacious, comfortable drive that never compromises on performance. Mitsubishi's advanced smart PHEV technology provides quiet, eco-friendly, fuel-efficient performance while seamlessly switching between three different drive modes to create the perfect driving experience.
The 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross has an EV range of up to 55km, meaning that most New Zealanders can experience fuel-free freedom for their daily commute. For those longer trips, the Eclipse Cross PHEV can take advantage of its 2.4L DOHC MIVEC Petrol engine alongside its twin electric motors for a combined range of up to 660km with a fuel efficiency of 2.1L/100km, putting an end to EV range anxiety once and for all.
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV provides consistently high performance, seamlessly switching three different drive modes to deliver a smooth and dynamic driving experience at every turn. Mitsubishi's smart PHEV technology utilises twin electric motors coupled with an efficient petrol engine so that you can enjoy fuel-free freedom without ever compromising on performance.
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV boasts an impressive electric range of up to 55km, allowing you to complete most daily commutes without relying on the petrol engine - all while being able to be conveniently charged over night via any standard NZ power outlet When compared to other hybrid vehicles in the market, the Eclipse Cross PHEV offers a competitive edge, with its combined range of up to 660km asserting its viability for long road trips or extended journeys. Not only does the Eclipse Cross PHEV's extensive electric range contribute to a marked reduction in CO2 emissions, but it also significantly lessens fuel costs and reliance on petrol stations. By choosing the Eclipse Cross PHEV, you are opting for a sustainable and cost-effective solution without compromising on style or performance.
The Eclipse Cross PHEV boasts an array of impressive technical specifications that complement its sleek design and eco-friendly performance. Under the hood, the vehicle houses a powerful 2.4L MIVEC petrol engine to support the twin electric motors, capable of generating max power of 94 kW @ 4,500 RPM and a max torque of 199 Nm @ 4,500 RPM, ensuring strong acceleration and a smooth driving experience. In terms of electric power, the twin electric motors generate max power of 60 KW / 70kW (front/rear) and max torque of 137 Nm / 195 Nm (front/rear) and are backed by a substantial 13.8 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, offering a reliable source of energy for your daily commute. When it comes to charging, the Eclipse Cross PHEV's battery can be replenished in just 25 minutes via a Type 2 AC fast charger, while a standard home charging setup takes approximately 7 hours for a full charge. With such remarkable specifications, the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV truly stands out as a versatile and efficient choice for environmentally-conscious drivers.
The 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV has earned a reputation for its advanced technology, comfort, economy, and rich list of features that cement the crossover SUV as a great choice for almost any lifestyle.
"Mitsubishi is no stranger to the PHEV market, and it shows.
The plug-in hybrid powertrain in the Eclipse Cross PHEV is excellent. It has been well-optimised to favour electric propulsion for every-day driving, which delivers excellent fuel economy and produces fewer emissions. Meanwhile, the internal combustion engine offers the benefit of range, reliability, with the contingency of being up to fill-up with petrol if you find yourself in a pinch.
Add in the Eclipse Cross’s excellent ride quality and generous equipment list, and you have an excellent, do-it all vehicle, for a good price." - Drive Life
"The Eclipse Cross PHEV gives you everything you loved in the Outlander but in a more fun-sized package, think Apple with its iPad and the iPad Mini.
Mitsubishi didn’t really need to reinvent the wheel with the Eclipse Cross, but instead polish an already successful recipe, and it’s really hard to fault them for what they’ve done with this model." - AA Motoring
Eclipse Cross PHEV qualifies for a $4,025 Clean Car Discount - but be quick because this Scheme ends on December 31, 2023.
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV has three variants in its lineup - the Eclipse Cross PHEV XLS 4WD ($52,990 + DC), Eclipse Cross PHEV Sport 4WD ($55,990 + DC) and the Eclipse Cross PHEV VRX 4WD ($59,990 + DC). All three models are equipped with Mitsubishi's smart PHEV technology, advanced driver safety systems and comfort and convenience features.
Simon Lucas Mitsubishi offers tailored made finance solutions including credit contracts, fully maintained and non-maintained leasing, zero deposit finance, deferred payments and seasonal payments. So if you're looking to get behind the wheel of a 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV, get in contact with us today!
You can't look past the impressive economical running and convenience the Eclipse Cross PHEV provides thanks to Mitsubishi's advanced PHEV technology. Its extensive EV range of up to 55km means that most of your daily driving can be taken care of by battery power alone. Couple this with the convenience of being able to charge the SUV's 13,8 kWh lithium-ion battery from a standard NZ household power outlet, drastically reducing your fuel costs and saving you from the ongoing routine of stopping in at a petrol station. And for those times when you do need a bit more power or to take advantage of the Eclipse Cross PHEV's combined range of up to 660km, the 2.4L petrol engine can assist the electric motors while still running at a fuel economy of 2.1L/100km.
All this while cutting down your CO2 emissions and reducing your carbon footprint. The Eclipse Cross PHEV is not only stylish and versatile, but a great investment for both you and our planet.
Mitsubishi Smart PHEV technology is utilised in two of their critically acclaimed vehicles - The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV and the Outlander PHEV. While the technology is similar, the vehicles offer variances in size, range, price and performance to tailor them to a variety of lifestyles.
As New Zealand strives towards a low-emissions, electric vehicle future, the government has implemented an incentive known as the Clean Car Discount. This is a rebate that applies to the purchase of vehicles with low to zero emissions. Mitsubishi’s range of PHEVs has been at the forefront of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles since 2013, and the 2023 Eclipse Cross PHEV is no exception.
The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV is eligible for a rebate of $4,025 through the Clean Car Discount scheme. With no compromise on performance or features, it’s just one more reason to make your new Eclipse Cross a PHEV. However, be quick, because this Scheme ends on December 31, 2023.
We offer Mitsubishi’s unbeatable Diamond Advantage 5/10-year warranty which is New Zealand’s best new car warranty, backed up by award winning customer care. The Diamond Advantage consists of
The 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross PHEV also comes with 8-year / 160,000km warranty specific to the drive Li-ion battery.
Are you ready to test drive the future of SUVs?
You can't really understand if a car is right for you until you drive it for yourself. You need to feel how the steering feels in your hands, experience the performance when your foot hits the pedal, and the comfort and convenience of all the car's features. This is especially true if you've never experienced PHEV technology.
We've made it even more convenient to test drive the Eclipse Cross PHEV with our Demo to your Door Service. We will deliver a demo model directly to your home, allowing you to test drive the Eclipse Cross PHEV where it matters most to you - your neighbourhood streets. Our Demo to Your Door service is the perfect way to experience how the Eclipse Cross PHEV fits in with your lifestyle.
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