The redesigned Mitsubishi Outlander crossover will be the “Official Safety Vehicle” for this year’s 91st running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on next Sunday, June 30th.
With features like Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) and Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM), Super All-Wheel Control (S-AWC) all-wheel drive system, the Outlander will be joined also by Lancer Evolution.
Both cars were built specifically for the race with support coming from AEM, BBS USA, Cobb Tuning, DC Sports, Kenwood USA Corporation, and Muellerized Suspension Tuning.
The challenging Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is 12.42 miles in length with 156 corners, commencing at an elevation of 2862 metres and finishing at 4300 metres – nearly three miles above sea level.
Mitsubishi will also race again at this year’s event with two all-new, more powerful 100% electric-powered prototype racing car dubbed the MiEV Evolution II.