If you are a person interested in driving a luxury sports utility vehicle with automatic gear option then you will be happy to know that the popular luxury SUV Mitsubishi Pajero sport will be soon coming out with an automatic variant that most of the luxury SUV buyers were waiting for. The Pajero sport is churning on decent sales in India and the fact that the car has not been offered with an automatic version has really put a lot of people to strike this SUV off their desired luxury SUV list. Most of the Mitsubishi dealers in India have also requested the company for an automatic variant of the Pajero Sport as this was the general feedback from Pajero Sport customers. Now, it looks like their prayers have been answered and Mitsubishi dealerships across the country will be able to sell an automatic variant of the Pajero Sport come September 2014.
There are also reports coming through that Mitsubishi Pajero Sport automatic variant would be coming to India for homologation by ARAI in early 2014.The automatic variant Pajero Sport will be featuring a five speed automatic gearbox that will be mated to a 2.5 litre four cylinder turbo diesel engine. The engine will be offering a maximum power of 178 PS along with a peak torque of 400Nm. The car also would be coming out with a four wheel drive option. The automatic variant of Pajero Sport will be assembled as a Completely Knocked Down unit like its manual variant at the Tiruvallur facility of Hindustan Motors in Chennai.