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Mitsubishi Concept-Global Small

One of the many concepts revealed yesterday at Geneva is Mitsubishi’s new Concept-Global Small that is the preview of the upcoming model that will replace the Colt supermini. The company said that the production model will be revealed at the end of 2011 and production will commence in early 2012 at a new factory that is currently under construction in Thailand – the automaker’s third factory in this region.

Mitsubishi Concept-Global Small

The new B-segment car will be proposed as an entry-level model for emerging markets as well as a fuel-efficient car in the developed markets. They didn’t mention much else about the Concept-Global Small, except for the fact that the engines available will include 1.0-liter to 1.2-liter units, and depending upon the market, some versions will be fitted with the start-stop technology and regenerative braking system, along with a new generation of the CVT and low-rolling resistance rubber.

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