New “Dendo Drive House” Package
World Premiere for
World Premiere for new Outlander Sport
Premiere for new L200
TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will be exhibiting at the 89th
Geneva International Motor Show*1, March 5th
through 17th, under the company’s global tagline “Drive your
The MITSUBISHI ENGELBERG TOURER and the 2020 Outlander Sport
compact SUV will make their global debuts at the show. The new L200
one-ton pickup will have its first showing in Europe.
In addition, MMC will demonstrate a new service called “DENDO DRIVE
HOUSE (DDH)” which offers ways to reduce climate change and support
higher demand for energy.
This energy ecosystem allows owners to
generate, store and share energy automatically between the car and the
house. The package, called Dendo as it translates to “electric” in
Japanese, is a system composed of solar panels, a bi-directional charger
using Vehicle-to-Home (V2H) technology, a home storage battery and
Mitsubishi’s Outlander PHEV.
*1. Officially press days are on March 5th and 6th, and it is open to
the general public from March 7th to March 17th. For more information,
please see: https://www.gims.swiss/
1. Overview of MMC Exhibition
The MMC show lineup will include the MITSUBISHI
ENGELBERG TOURER, the 2020 Outlander Sport compact SUV (RVR
or ASX in some markets) and the European-market 2020 L200
one-ton pickup truck.
L200 one-ton pickup (European-market model)
Engineered Beyond Tough philosophy that has spawned successive
generations of Mitsubishi pickup trucks, the new L200 has been
developed into an Ultimate Sport Utility Truck concept. Features
include: a powerful design incorporating a new generation of MMC’s
DYNAMIC SHIELD front styling; a 4WD system that delivers improved
all-terrain performance; and the use of advanced active safety
technologies. The L200’s renowned durability and reliability
for business use is complemented by improvements in comfort and ride
for private customers.
The new L200 uses a newly-developed 2.2L turbodiesel engine mated
to 6-speed automatic or manual transmissions to deliver powerful and
smooth acceleration and quieter performance. The engine employs the
AdBlue®*2 aqueous urea-SCR system to remove NOx emissions from the
exhaust gas and is EURO 6d-TEMP compliant.
*2…A registered trademark of the German Association of the Automobile
(1) DENDO DRIVE HOUSE (DDH)
MMC will display the “DENDO DRIVE HOUSE (DDH)” system in a purpose-built
showcase. It will demonstrate DDH to customers in an easy-to-understand
format showcasing how it can lower electricity bills and fuel costs,
provide an emergency power supply, and create a more sustainable power
(2) Connected Services Demonstration
In another technology exhibit,
MMC will demonstrate Mitsubishi Connect. Visitors to the show can
experience how the Smartphone-link Display Audio (SDA)
info-entertainment system can deliver safety, maintenance and
entertainment services by connecting through smartphone and other device
3. MMC 89th Geneva Motor Show Lineup
|Model||No. on display||Remarks|
|1||1||Global debut. Concept car|
Global debut (2020 model year).
Europe-market model. Show car. RVR
Outlander Sport in some markets
Europe debut (2020 model year). Europe-market model. Show car.
Triton outside Europe
|Space Star||1||Mirage outside Europe|
|i-MiEV||1||Custom 2019 Geneva International Motor Show Car Wrap|
|DENDO DRIVE HOUSE|
|Outlander PHEV cutaway chassis|
|Outlander PHEV cutaway chassis|
MMC has setup a special website at the following URL to provide the
information about its exhibits at 2019 Geneva International Motor Show.
*Press releases and photos can be downloaded for use from the addresses
[Mitsubishi Motors Library]
press site for the Geneva Motor Show 2019]
About Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
network of approximately 355 dealer partners across the United States,
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., (MMNA) is responsible for the
sales, research and development, marketing and customer service of
Mitsubishi Motors vehicles in the U. S. 2018 marked the brand’s sixth
consecutive year of sales growth.
Located in Cypress, Calif., MMNA is a part of the
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, the largest automaker alliance in
the world. Mitsubishi continues to lead the way in the development of
highly efficient, affordably priced new gasoline-powered automobiles,
while using its industry-leading knowledge in battery-electric vehicles
to develop future EV and PHEV models.
For more information on Mitsubishi vehicles, please contact the
Mitsubishi Motors News Bureau at (888) 560-6672 or visit media.mitsubishicars.com.
Senior Director, Communications and Events
The Brand Amp