• Body Type Commercial
  • Segment Commercial
  • Engine Displacement 2.3 L
  • Horsepower 98 PS
  • Transmission Type MT
  • Energy Type Fuel
  • Overview
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Features
  • Powertrain
  • Conclusion
  • Overview

    Overview

    The market for commercial vehicles, especially pick-ups in the Philippines, has grown quite rapidly. The high demand for commercial vehicles to meet business needs has prompted several manufacturers to present pick up cars. This also seems to have been read very well by Mitsubishi when it first presented the Mitsubishi L300 in 1981. And for more than four decades, the Mitsubishi L300 has maintained its existence as the people's choice of multifunctional vehicle. One thing that is interesting, since the first appearance until now, practically no significant changes in the design of the car that is known to be tough.

    History

    The Mitsubishi L300 was first launched in 1979, and is still being produced in the Philippines. The name L300 itself has no doubt about its durability and quality as one of the light commercial vehicles in the country. The 41-year-old car has a place in the hearts of many business people to facilitate their business. Although in appearance, the L300 can be said to have no significant changes from year to year.

    Price

    in 2022, The Mitsubishi L300 price in the Philippines starts at P804,000.00. The lowest price is the Mitsubishi L300 Cab & Chassis, ranging all the way up to the Mitsubishi L300 with FB Body Dual AC priced at P998,000.00. View the price list table below to see the SRP prices of the entire range of Mitsubishi L300, and special promo offers available. Find the best price by requesting quotes from Mitsubishi dealers.

  • Exterior

    Exterior

    it must be admitted that design is not the main consideration for commercial cars (freight transportation). It's useless if the design is good but not strong enough to transport goods. In terms of outward appearance, there aren't too many changes to the old boxy design but it still looks solid. The length of the Mitsubishi L300 Pickup is 4170 mm with a width of 1700 and has a body height of about 1845 mm. 

    So in terms of capacity, there is no need to worry anymore because it has a fairly large tub size. Mitsubishi L300 is equipped with many cargo options that can be tailored to the consumer's business preferences (standard pick-up, flat deck pick-up, Cabin Chassis).

    On the exterior of the Mitsubishi Colt L300 car, it looks like character. From back to front this impression is very thick. This is contributed by the rectangular shape of the headlights with hologen lamps. Moreover, the grille on the front gets a korm accent, so that the face of the Mitsubishi Colt L300 is getting more character. At the front is also equipped with an aggressively designed mudguard.

    Dimension

    The L300 is a 3 seater Pickup Truck with a length of 4170 mm, a width of 1700 mm, a wheelbase of 2200 mm. and a ground clearance of 200 mm. in addition, the dimensions of the cargo bed of the Mitsubishi L300 (W x W x H) are 2,430 mm x 1,600 mm x 360 (standard) 310 (flatbed) mm. These dimensions make the Mitsubishi L300 cargo bed capable of carrying loads of up to 1.26 tons.



  • Interior

    Interior

    Then another disadvantage of the Mitsubishi L300 Pick Up that consumers also often complain about is the interior design which is so ordinary. When compared to competitors in its class, it can be said that the interior appearance of the Mitsubishi L300 Pick Up is very ordinary and nothing special. Even so for entertainment matters, Mitsubishi still embeds entertainment features on this car which is stored in the middle dashboard even though the audio quality on this car is very standard and far from modern.

    Dashboard

    Even though it is part of a commercial car that prioritizes functionality, it turns out that from the comfort side, Mitsubishi doesn't want to leave it. The comfort side is enough to pay attention to, the steering part even uses power steering. The instrument panel can also be accessed easily. This is because the dashboard is neatly arranged. Not only that, the Mitsubishi Colt L300 is also equipped with premium audio. 

    Space and Practicality

    The simple design makes the functionality of a commercial vehicle excellent due to the spacious cabin. The steering wheel is also very classic with a 2 spoke design and a dashboard that really puts function first. As a sweetener, in the middle there is a single din audio system with quite complete features such as CD, AM/FM Radio, and USB Port.


  • Features

    Features

    Safety features

    Safety features on Mitsubishi L300 such as Front brake using ventilated disc 14 inch, Rear brake using drum leading and trailing 10 inch and Seatbelt on each seats. in addition, This car also offers Seat Belt Wear Reminder, Door Open Reminder, Side Impact Guard, Front Impact Guard, Engine, Check Warning, Tire Pressure Gauge, Front Seat Belt with Height Adjustment and Rear Seat Belt.

    Convenience features

    Mitsubishi L300 has several features such as AC Double Blower (L300 minibus), Reclining Seat (L300 minibus), CD/MP3 player (L300 minibus), Recirculating Ball Type with Power Steering, Passenger Capacity up to 12 persons (L300 minibus), Maximum GVW up to 2,540 kg, Front suspension using Double Wishbone and Rear suspension using semi elliptic, leaf spring.

    Infotainment features

    This Mitsubishi L300 is equipped with a CD mp3 player and AM/FM radio. The sound produced is quite kicking and there is also a USB port that will make it easier for drivers to play songs via flash. the features provided are quite limited.

  • Powertrain

    Powertrain performance

    Engine

    For business runways, the Mitsubishi L300 still uses the old engine, namely the 4D56 4 cylinder inline 16 valve with a capacity of 2,477 cc, which is similar to the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Exceed but without a turbocharger and is capable of producing a maximum torque of 134 Nm at 2,500 rpm. 

    It is not without reason for Mitsubishi to maintain the engine considering that it is very in line with the wishes of consumers in the Philippines. The power generated by this car engine will be channeled through a 5-speed manual transmission system. It is not without reason for Mitsubishi to maintain the old engine, considering that it has greatly accommodated the needs of consumers who need a powerful, economical, and tough commercial car.

    Riding & Control

    Mitsubishi L300 car is suitable for use as a commercial vehicle for any needs because the Mitsubishi L300 uses a double whisbone and coilspring suspension at the front while the rear uses a semi-elliptic leaf spring, with the use of 14-inch alloy wheels wrapped in 185-sized tires. This makes this lightweight commercial car suitable for use. for cross-urban and rural to transport a lot of goods because it has a large cargo size.

    Fuel consumption

    Equipped with a 2.5 liter engine, the Mitsubishi L300 can give you a mileage of 9.4 KM / Liter in combined driving situations.

  • Conclusion

    The Mitsubishi L300 has proven to be showing its spurs as a formidable commercial vehicle carrying heavy loads supported by extensive cargo, making this car continue to exist until now. For those of you who want an extraordinary powerful commercial car with comfortable cabin space and spacious cargo space, then the L300 can be your choice.

  • How much is Mitsubishi L300 in the Philippines?

    The Mitsubishi L300 price in the Philippines starts at ₱804,000. The lowest price is the 2021 Mitsubishi L300 Exceed 2.2 Diesel E, ranging all the way up to the 2021 Mitsubishi L300 Exceed 2.2 Diesel E priced at ₱804,000.

  • Is the Mitsubishi L300 a good car?

    The Mitsubishi L300 is a popular car to buy as it offers powerful and efficient engine options as well as premium, spacious interiors. Even used Mitsubishi L300 cars offer the premium driving experience.

  • Is Mitsubishi L300 manual or automatic?

    We're learning that the 2021 Mitsubishi L300 is available with continuously variable MT transmission

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