2019 Mitsubishi Triton Review

The comprehensive Mitsubishi Triton review

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Critic reviews

WebsiteRatingNotable quotes
Car Advice82%"The MY19 Triton also gains a raft of safety tech, some of which are firsts for the class. Most models in the double-cab line-up are now better equipped than the equivalent-grade Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger."Read more
CarsGuide80%"The brand has added safety features, improved the comfort and convenience levels across the board, and made more changes than meet the eye."Read more
Practical Motoring80%"In short, the Triton GLS Premium offers a competitive level of standard kit and a good level of active safety that makes it look extraordinary value against key competitors."Read more
WhichCar80%"The refreshed Mitsubishi Triton feels nearly as refined as a good SUV, and for a ute it is easy to drive in town. Its diesel engine is modern and easy on fuel, and all Tritons are strong on safety, with autonomous emergency braking standard in most Double Cab versions."Read more

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A comprehensive review of the Mitsubishi Triton SUV

Mitsubishi Triton SUV pricing

There are quite a number of Tritons on sale in Australia. There are 18 variations in fact, when you consider the different fuel types, gearboxes, drivetrains and body styles.

2019 Single Cab Mitsubishi Triton

There are only three single cab Tritons on sale, each in the GLX trim. However, you can choose between having a 2.4-litre petrol, RWD, manual transmission and chassis cab model or the same with the 2.4-litre turbo diesel engine and an auto/manual cog swapper. Alternatively, there's the same again but with the addition of four-wheel drive.

The GLX trim petrol model has a five-speed manual gearbox and features heavy-duty suspension, a front skid plate, 16-inch steel wheels, halogen headlamps, mudflaps, vinyl floor coverings, A/C, tilt and telescopic steering column adjustment, cruise control, central locking (with keyless entry), electric door mirrors, steering mounted audio and phone controls, seats for two, a 6.1-inch touchscreen infotainment display plus a USB input. You may also be able to opt for a reverse camera in this model (it depends on whether you have a tray installed by Mitsubishi). It also has active stability control, active traction control, trailer stability assist and hill start assist. As you can imagine, this is a no-frills workhorse model aimed at tradies and fleet buyers. It's still not a bad spec list though.

The 2WD diesel model obviously brings a more powerful and torquey engine and does away with the five-speed manual for either a six-speed auto or manual transmission. Finally, the 4x4 diesel model gets selectable four-wheel drive, a two-speed transfer box and 17-inch steel wheels for raised ground clearance.

The drive-away cost starts at $24,990 (currently on offer until 31 July 2019).

2019 Mitsubishi Triton Club Cab models

Opting for a club cab Triton opens up additional spec levels: the GLX ADAS, the GLX+ and the GLX base trim. All club cabs are 4WD, but you can only order the GLX club cabs with a manual gearbox.

Club cabs have an additional two seats to carry four passengers total. They also get Bluetooth phone connectivity and double the number of speakers that GLX single cabs have. These models have a four-spoke steering wheel rather than a three-spoke one.

GLX ADAS Tritons have a six-speed auto transmission bolted in. They also have front fog lamps, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror and Mitsubishi's ECO Drive indicator. Additional safety technology is added in the form of forward collision mitigation, lane departure warning and dusk-sensing headlights. The wipers also have a rain sensor.

The GLX+ model is the highest spec club cab on offer. It's also the only pick-up club cab model, the rest are chassis/tray configurations. Steel wheels are done away with in favour of 16-inch alloy rims and all-terrain tyres. Mitsubishi adds side steps, a floor console with a faux-leather lid, a larger 7-inch touchscreen that has Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, the aircon becomes an automatic climate control system and there are rear parking sensors and a camera as standard. The load bed has six tie-down rings.

The two lower-end club cab models are priced on application, while the top-spec model is currently on offer at a drive-away price of $39,990.

2019 Mitsubishi Triton Dual Cab models

Lastly, there are the dual cab Tritons. There's a single 2WD model with the 2.4-litre MIVEC diesel engine in the GLX ADAS dual cab pick-up. These models have a six-speed manual gearbox, five seats and the GLX's 6.1-inch touchscreen. There's also a rear body guard frame. The 2WD GLX ADAS also gets more comprehensive safety assists such as forward collision mitigation, lane departure warnings, active stability control, active traction control, trailer stability assist, hill start assist plus rear parking sensors, a reversing camera in addition to dusk-sensing headlights and rain-sensing wipers.

As for 4WD dual cab utes, there's a GLX pick-up body. This ute builds on the RWD dual cab, adding an auto, selectable 4WD, a transfer box and all-terrain tyres. It doesn't get some of the safety swag like the dusk-sensing headlights or rain-sensing wipers, and it also forgoes FCM and LDW in addition to missing front fog lamps. A cab chassis version is also on sale, but as this has no pick-up tray, you also miss out on bits like a rear bumper, parking camera and sensors.

The 4WD GLX ADAS with a pick-up body has all the features of the 2WD version, but with the option of an automatic transmission, selectable 4WD, a hi-lo transfer case and all-terrain tyres. A cab chassis variant is also produced that misses out on the rear bumper, parking sensors and camera of its pick-up alternative.

Moving through the range, we have the Triton 4WD GLX+. This ute gets a pick-up body as well as 16-inch alloy wheels, side steps, a black door sash, chrome door handles, climate control A/C, a 7-inch touchscreen with smartphone support for Android and Apple devices as well as two USB ports. It's currently on sale as a manual for the drive-away price of $42,490. It's currently free to upgrade to an automatic.

If you desire a little more comfort and road presence, you could plump for Mitsubishi's GLS. These models are noticeably more lifestyle-buyer orientated, with an optional paddle shifting automatic transmission, Super Select II 4WD, a centre diff, a sports bar and wide-rimmed 18-inch alloys. The headlamps auto level and are fitted with LED daytime running lights, the door mirrors have integrated indicators and there is a four-spoke steering wheel in leather. The gear shift gets the same treatment, while the floor covering is upgraded to a plush carpet covering. There's dual-zone climate control, six-speakers, second row USB power and sports fabric trimming the seats. Mitsubishi also incorporates extra MiTEC safety tech. This includes off-road modes, forward collision mitigation that looks out for pedestrians, lane departure warning, automatic high beam, front-facing parking sensors, blind-spot warning and lane changing assist as well as rear cross traffic alert. You'll currently have to fork out $46,990 for this model.

Finally, for an extra $4,000, the GLS Premium brings an extra level of passenger comfort. This model gets the paddle shifting automatic gearbox as well as a rear diff lock (an odd choice, considering this is the more luxury focussed model). It also wears a nudge bar, synthetic look interior trims, smart key, one-touch start and leather seat facings with front seat heating elements. The driver can also power adjust the driver's seat. This model also boasts a multi-around monitor.

Single cabClub cabDouble cab
4x2 GLX chassis (petrol) (manual) $24,990 drive-away
4x2 GLX chassis (diesel) (manual/auto) POA
4x4 GLX chassis (diesel) (manual/auto) POA
4x4 GLX cab chassis (manual) POA
4x4 GLX ADAS cab chassis (auto) POA
4x4 GLX+ pick-up (auto) $39,990 drive-away
4x2 GLX ADAS pick-up (auto) POA
4x4 GLX cab chassis (manual) POA
4x4 GLX ADAS cab chassis (auto) POA
4x4 GLX pick-up (manual) $36,990 drive-away
4x4 pick-up (auto) $36,990 drive-away
4x4 GLX ADAS pick-up (manual) $37,990
4x4 GLX ADAS pick-up (auto) $37,990
4x4 GLX+ pick-up (manual) $39,990
4x4 GLX+ pick-up (auto) $39,990
4x4 GLS pick-up (manual) $44,490
4x4 GLS pick-up (auto) $46,990
4x4 GLS Premium pick-up (auto) $50,990

Metallic and pearlescent finishes cost an extra $690. The only free paint colour is white on most models, while others have the option of red paint. Other available finishes include the following:

  • Sterling silver
  • Graphite grey

On the GLS Premium, Mitsubishi includes all additional paint colours, including the above two, for no extra charge as well as the following two colours:

  • Impulse Blue
  • Pitch Black

White Diamond is an $890 option on those models.

Recommended drive-away cost includes 12 months rego, CTP, stamp duty and dealer delivery for NSW postcode 2000.

Overview

Mitsubishi's latest version of the Triton ute is a little more expensive and fuel thirsty than before, but it is still a keenly priced vehicle. It's not the best in class – it won't tow the heaviest trailers and it can't carry the weightiest payloads. It's also smaller in size than many of its rivals (a plus for many while it may also be a con for other buyers), most reviewers said it was the finest Triton Mitsubishi has ever built.
WebsiteProsConsNotable quote
Car Advice
  • Tough looks at long last
  • Safety equipment is class-leading
  • Keenly priced, despite increases
  • Engine needs more oomph
  • Towing capacity is below competitors
  • Capped servicing should be longer
"The Mitsubishi Triton remains an honest ute at an honest price. Little wonder it's a favourite among private buyers."
CarsGuide
  • Exceptional safety equipment
  • Amazing value for money
  • Varied option list
  • Petrol engine is showing its age
  • Towing capacity is only 3.1 tonnes
  • Fuel economy is worse
"This is a facelift done right. The new-look Triton isn't just more attractive, it also offers a lot for customers to like – not least of which is the brand's unprecedented stance as safety leader in the ute segment. Kudos, Mitsubishi."
Practical Motoring
  • Undercuts rivals pricing
  • Safety tech upgrades
  • Six-speed auto replaces five-speed
  • Diesel engine only makes 133kW
  • Rear axle position will affect towing
  • Most touch points are plastic
"The new Triton has improved in the areas it needed to, safety and looks, and while it remains good value against key competitors it doesn't set any new benchmarks."
WhichCar
  • Best ute to drive around town?
  • Cost
  • SUV like to drive
  • Smaller and less powerful than competitors
  • Lower towing capacity than other utes
"The GLS auto is very well specified for the money and would make a very practical but comfortable family vehicle."

Engine and performance

Most ute owners will be looking for the low-end pull of a turbocharged diesel. Mitsubishi's 2.4-litre diesel donk will fit that description neatly, but with peak power of 133kW at 3,500rpm, it's not the brawniest ute power plant on sale. Torque is much more in line with its rivals, at 430Nm kicking in at 2,500rpm.

There's also a petrol model for those who want it – the capacity is again 2.4 litres. This engine is a lot more modest, and with no forced induction, the engine produces a peak of 94kW at a very revvy 5,250rpm. Max torque measures 194Nm, again at a high rate of throttle – 4,000rpm. The 2WD single cab chassis GLX is the only Triton with this engine. It's getting a bit long in the tooth, having been in production since 1983 under various guises.

Transmission wise, there are three gearboxes installed in the Triton. The petrol model gets a five-speed manual gearbox. Diesel manual models have six speeds. Auto-equipped Tritons are also six speed, but with an additional sports mode for manual gear changes as needed.

What did car reviewers say about the Mitsubishi Triton's gearbox and engine?

Broadly speaking, it seems motoring journalists agreed that Mitsubishi missed a trick by not upping the power or torque output of the engine. However, thanks to all the other revisions made by engineers (purportedly 4,000 on the new MR generation facelifted model against the MQ edition), this Triton is summed up to be generally a step forward.

However, there was universal praise for the inclusion of a sixth cog on automatic models, which previously only had five. Obviously, having an extra top-end gear means that the gear ratios can be played with, and some journos picked up on the lower revs and noise levels at higher speed thanks to this change. A few said that it was quicker off the mark. That makes sense considering the new box has closer gear ratios, whereas the older one had to rev that bit more to make it to the next cog. Apparently, the revised transmission by Aisin also switches cogs as smooth as butter.

Mitsubishi Triton engine and transmission statistics

2.4-litre 4G64 petrol2.4 turbo-charged diesel
Engine typeSingle overhead cam, multi-point injection, naturally-aspirated, 16 valveDouble overhead cam, turbocharged with 16V
DrivetrainRWDRWD or 4WD
Engine size/displacement2,351cc2,442cc
Fuel typeUnleaded (91RON)Diesel
Cylinders4 inline4 inline
Fuel tank capacity75 litres75 litres
Max power94kW at 5,250rpm133kW at 3,500rpm
Max torque194Nm at 4,000rpm430Nm at 2,500 rpm
Fuel consumption (combined)11.4L/100km7.9L/100km (manual)
8.6L/100km (automatic)
Acceleration (0-100km/h)Not availableN/A
Emissions standardEuro 5Euro 5
Top speed (km/h)N/AN/A
SecurityEncrypted engine immobiliser
TransmissionFive-speed manualSix-speed manual or automatic
Towing capacity (unbraked/braked)750kg/1,800kg750kg/2,500-3,100kg (depending on model)

Fuel Efficiency

Unusually for a model update, the Triton has made a slight step backwards in fuel efficiency.

The fuel efficiency of the four-cylinder petrol block is listed as follows:

  • Combined: 11.4L/100km
  • Urban: 14.4L/100km
  • Extra-urban: 9.7L/100km

The fuel efficiency of the RWD diesel GLX single cab models is listed as follows:

  • Combined: 7.8L/100km
  • Urban: 9L/100km
  • Extra-urban: 7L/100km

The fuel efficiency of the 4WD GLX single cab chassis, the GLX double cab chassis, the GLX pick-up 4WD, the GLX+ double cab pick-up, the 4WD GLS and the GLX ADAS double cab 4WD is listed as follows:

  • Combined: 7.9L/100km
  • Urban: 9.2L/100km
  • Extra-urban: 7.2L/100km

Moving through the range, fuel usage rises quite sharply. The fuel efficiency of the GLS ADAS and Premium Tritons is listed as follows:

  • Combined: 8.6L/100km
  • Urban: 9.9L/100km
  • Extra-urban: 7.8L/100km

With the facelift, it transpires the Triton now uses more fuel than before. In some cases, equivalent models might burn through an extra litre per 100kms. Added to this, the brochure supplied data is only really useable as a comparison figure due to the massive number of variables in real-world driving.

Journalists pinned the blame on improved specs, meaning more weight as well as a less aerodynamic shape. One outlet said they spent up to 20% more on fuel than the manufacturer's official fuel economy numbers.

Handling

Reviewing the handling of a ute is a bit like getting behind the wheel of a truck or tractor and trying to evaluate its ride dynamics. They are designed to carry out a set of specific jobs, some off-road, some on. However, as more and more utes are now used for dual purposes, it seems fair to expect a little bit of driving comfort.

With many models sporting all-terrain tyres, steering is now slightly imprecise, according to the reviewers. One wrote it was bettered by the top-end HiLux, Ranger and Amarok models on-road. They did add though that they discerned Mitsubishi was squeezing the maximum possible level of comfort and handling from the chassis they've designed. Other outlets suggested the ride quality had improved. On top-end models, Mitsubishi has removed a leaf from the rear suspension that brings benefits like more give on-road but also carries the disadvantage of a lower payload capacity. On other models, you get the six-leaf heavy-duty suspension for better weight-carrying properties but a slightly more bouncy on-road/unladen ride.

One journalist commented that when empty, the ute was quite lively. This is likely because the suspension is designed with the ability to handle a reasonable trailer ball download and load in the tray. Most journalists praised Mitsubishi for still retaining the Triton's very small 11.8m turning circle (it's small for a ute).

Off-road, it seems that some testers weren't bowled over by the suspension and steering set-up, which vibrated noticeably at lower speeds when held against comparable utes. Finally, one publication seemingly summed the Triton's dynamics up well, when they said it was a lighter and sportier feeling ute than its rivals.

Interior and features

The Triton is built in GLX, GLX ADAS, GLX+, GLS and GLS Premium models.

The single cab models come in the base spec GLX trim only. These models have a modest suite of safety assists for the driver, two seats, cruise control, a 6.1-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity, AM/FM radio with a CD player, USB input, two speakers, keyless entry, manual temperature control, steering column adjustment, vinyl floor coverings, fabric seats and manual seat adjustment. For storage, there's a centre cubby box and tray, plus room for two cups and two bottles. These models are designed for working. They have fewer passenger comforts but can carry larger payloads than higher spec 4x4 models. The payload for a single-cab GLX Triton is as much as 1,284kg.

Club cab Tritons are all four-wheel drive. They come in GLX, GLX ADAS or GLX+ trim. The GLX trim is similar to the single cab trucks, quite minimalist and well suited to life as a tradie's ute. The GLX ADAS has extra active safety assists, like forward collision mitigation and lane departure warning. The GLX ADAS and the GLX+ also have dimming rear-view mirrors, dusk-detecting headlamps and rain-sensing wipers. As a pick-up, the GLX+ club cab also gets rear parking sensors and a camera. The GLX+ model offers a little more by way of passenger comforts, with a larger 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system and Apple CarPlay/Android Auto. In place of a CD player, buyers get access to DAB radio.

If you're after a ute that can haul five passengers and shorter loads, the double cab Tritons will be of more interest. You get extra tech too, especially on the top of the range GLS Premium, which features additional active safety assists, larger alloy wheels, a rear diff lock, LED headlights and other touches.

Reviewers liked the changes Mitsubishi made for this iteration of the Triton, mostly. They said the little touches of adding leather and softer touchpoints sparingly helped give it an air of a more premium space. The air circulator on some of the double cabs was apparently better than traditional dedicated air vents, though one car review complained it was as loud as a 747.

However, the Triton was knocked down for a lack of places to put bits and bobs like small change. Journalists said you'll likely end up sacrificing a cup holder or two to use for this purpose. Some reviewers criticised the re-use of parts from other Mitsubishi models, saying it detracted from the overall package.

Experts spoke about how the seats were nice and spacious, although quite upright in the rear of double cab Tritons. Overall, it seems the Triton doesn't massively shine here, but you must remember it is still cheaper than most mainstream ute builder's offerings.

Off-road

Comparing the findings of the reviewers, it transpires that the Triton isn't leading the class off-road. The Super-Select 4WD attracted a lot of praise but ground clearance became an issue, with some testers bottoming out. Fortunately, Mitsubishi installs thick underbody plating to protect vulnerable mechanical components.

However, only the top-spec GLS Triton has a diff locker, so serious off-roaders will either have to go for the highest-specced model or look to an aftermarket company to supply an air locker and bolt that into one of the other 4x4 Tritons.

Mitsubishi Triton single cab safety and driver assists

GLX petrol cab chassisGLX single cab chassis diesel (4x2)GLX single cab chassis diesel (4x4)
Forward collision mitigation system (FCM) with pedestrian detection✖️✖️
Lane departure warning✖️✖️
Hill start assist (HSA)
Speed limiter
Emergency stop signal function (ESS)
Emergency brake assist system (EBA)
Active stability control (ASC)
Trailer stability assist (TSA)
Active traction control (ATC)
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)
Brake override system (BOS)
Driver and front passenger SRS airbags
Driver and front passenger side SRS airbags
Curtain SRS airbags
Driver knee airbag
ISOFIX child seat anchorage111
Cruise control
Encrypted engine immobiliser

Mitsubishi Triton club cab safety and driver assists

GLX Club Cab chassis (4x4)GLX ADAS Club Cab chassis (4x4)GLX+ Club Cab pick-up (4x4)
Forward collision mitigation system (FCM) with pedestrian detection✖️
Lane departure warning✖️
Hill start assist (HSA)
Speed limiter
Emergency stop signal function (ESS)
Emergency brake assist system (EBA)
Active stability control (ASC)
Trailer stability assist (TSA)
Active traction control (ATC)
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)
Brake override system (BOS)
Driver and front passenger SRS airbags
Driver and front passenger side SRS airbags
Curtain SRS airbags
Driver knee airbag
ISOFIX child seat anchorage1✖️✖️
Cruise control
Encrypted engine immobiliser
Electrochromatic dimming rear-view mirror✖️
Automatic dusk-sensing headlights✖️
Automatic rain-sensing wipers✖️
Rear-view camera✖️✖️
Rear parking sensors✖️✖️

Mitsubishi Triton double cab safety and driver assists

GLX Double Cab chassis (manual)GLX ADAS Double Cab chassis (4x4)GLX pick-upGLX ADAS pick-upGLX+ pick-upGLS pick-upGLS Premium pick-up
Forward collision mitigation system (FCM) with pedestrian detection✖️✖️
Lane departure warning✖️✖️
Blind-spot warning (BSW)✖️✖️✖️✖️
Lane change assist (LCA)✖️✖️✖️✖️
Rear cross traffic alert (RCTA)✖️✖️✖️✖️
Emergency brake assist system (EBA)✖️✖️✖️✖️(AUTO)
Ultrasonic misacceleration mitigation system (UMS)✖️✖️✖️✖️
Automatic high beam (AHB)✖️✖️✖️✖️
Hill descent control (HDC)
Hill start assist (HSA)
Speed limiter
Emergency stop signal function (ESS)
Emergency brake assist system (EBA)
Active stability control (ASC)
Trailer stability assist (TSA)
Active traction control (ATC)
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD)
Brake override system (BOS)
Driver and front passenger SRS airbags
Driver and front passenger side SRS airbags
Curtain SRS airbags
Driver knee airbag
ISOFIX child seat anchorage2222222
Cruise control
Encrypted engine immobiliser
Electrochromatic dimming rear-view mirror
Rear-view camera✖️✖️
Multi-around monitor (MAM)✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Front parking aids✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Rear parking aids✖️✖️

Mitsubishi Triton single cab interior and comfort features

GLX petrol cab chassisGLX single cab chassis diesel (4x2)GLX single cab chassis diesel (4x4)
6.1-inch touch screen
Bluetooth connectivity
AM/FM radio
CD player
USB input111
Speakers224
Keyless entry with central locking
Multifunction steering wheel controls
Title & telescopic steering column
Auto up and down driver-side window
Side and rear window demisters
Accessory socket (12V)222
Manual temperature control
Vinyl floor covering
Fabric seats
Manual driver's seat adjustment
Centre console with storage box and lid
Centre console tray
Cup holders222
Bottle holders222
Door pockets front
Seat back pocket driver and passenger

Mitsubishi Triton club cab interior and comfort features

GLX Club Cab chassis (4x4)GLX ADAS Club Cab chassis (4x4)GLX+ Club Cab pick-up (4x4)
6.1-inch touch screen✖️
7.0-inch touchscreen✖️✖️
Smartphone link display audio✖️✖️
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto✖️✖️
Bluetooth connectivity
DAB radio✖️✖️
AM/FM radio
CD player
USB input112
HDMI input✖️✖️1
Speakers444
Keyless entry with central locking
Multifunction steering wheel controls
Title & telescopic steering column
Auto up and down driver-side window
Side and rear window demisters
Accessory socket (12V)222
Manual temperature control✖️
Climate control✖️✖️
Vinyl floor covering
Fabric seats
Manual driver's seat adjustment✖️
Power driver's seat adjustment✖️✖️
Centre console with storage box and lid
Centre console tray
Cup holders222
Bottle holders444
Sunglasses storage
Door pockets front
Seat back pocket driver and passenger
Rear floor storage box

Mitsubishi Triton double cab interior and comfort features

GLX Double Cab chassis (manual)GLX ADAS Double Cab chassis (4x4)GLX pick-upGLX ADAS pick-upGLX+ pick-upGLS pick-upGLS Premium pick-up
6.1-inch touch screen✖️✖️✖️
7.0-inch touchscreen✖️✖️✖️✖️
Smartphone link display audio✖️✖️✖️✖️
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto✖️✖️✖️✖️
Bluetooth connectivity
DAB radio✖️✖️✖️✖️
AM/FM radio✖️✖️✖️✖️
CD player✖️✖️✖️
USB input1111222
HDMI input✖️✖️✖️✖️111
Speakers4444466
Keyless entry with central locking✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Smart key✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
One-touch start✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Multifunction steering wheel controls
Title & telescopic steering column
Auto up and down driver-side window
Side and rear window demisters
Accessory socket (12V)2222222
Manual temperature control✖️✖️✖️
Single-zone climate control✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Dual-zone climate control✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Roof mounted air circulator✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Vinyl floor covering✖️✖️
Carpet floor covering✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Fabric seats✖️✖️
Leather seat facings✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Premium fabric seat trim✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Heated front seats✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Manual driver's seat adjustment✖️
Leather bound steering wheel, gear shifter and parking brake✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Power driver's seat adjustment✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Centre console with storage box and lid
Centre console tray
Cup holders4444444
Bottle holders4444444
Sunglasses storage
Door pockets front
Seat back pocket driver and passenger

Mitsubishi Triton single cab exterior features

GLX petrol cab chassisGLX single cab chassis diesel (4x2)GLX single cab chassis diesel (4x4)
Halogen headlights low/high
Halogen brake lights
Steel wheels
Full-size spare
Heavy-duty suspension
Easy Select 4WD✖️✖️

Mitsubishi Triton club cab exterior features

GLX Club Cab chassis (4x4)GLX ADAS Club Cab chassis (4x4)GLX+ Club Cab pick-up (4x4)
Steel wheels✖️
Alloy wheels✖️✖️
Underbody guard
Heavy-duty suspension
All-terrain tyres
Easy Select 4WD
Side steps✖️✖️
Halogen headlights low/high
Fog lights✖️
Brake lightsHalogenHalogenLED
Tray tie-down points--6
Rear step bumper✖️✖️

Mitsubishi Triton double cab exterior features

GLX Double Cab chassis (manual)GLX ADAS Double Cab chassis (4x4)GLX pick-upGLX ADAS pick-upGLX+ pick-upGLS pick-upGLS Premium pick-up
Steel wheels✖️✖️✖️
Alloy wheels✖️✖️✖️✖️
Underbody guard
Heavy-duty suspension✖️✖️
All-terrain tyres✖️✖️
Easy Select 4WD✖️✖️
Super Select 4WD✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Side steps✖️✖️✖️✖️
Privacy glass✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Chrome door handles✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Halogen headlights low/high✖️✖️
LED headlights✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
LED brake lights✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Headlight levelling function✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Nudge bar✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Fog lights✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Brake lights✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Tray tie-down points✖️✖️66666
Rear step bumper✖️✖️
Rear diff lock✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Sports bar✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️
Tub liner✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️✖️

Verdict

If you had to review the Triton in just one word, it would be value. Despite elevated prices across the range after a redesign, it's still one of the cheaper utes on the market. And you get a good amount for your money. It's also a physically trim ute, which makes it ideal for those who work in cities or have a tight driveway. However, the Triton has a much lower tow capacity than the majority of rivals who claim 3.5 tonnes. Realistically, Mitsubishi's figures are probably more true to life than competitors after factoring in payloads. Fuel usage has risen slightly too, but you do get more active safety tech and the best-looking Triton built to date.

Compare some options to finance a Mitsubishi Triton 2019

$
Name Product Interest Rate (p.a.) Comparison Rate (p.a.) Monthly Repayment View Details CTA
Loans.com.au - New and Dealer Used Car Loan
From
4.67%
(fixed)
5.22%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.67% p.a. based on your risk profile
Finance a new car and benefit from features such as fast approval, no ongoing fees and an optional balloon payment. Settle the loan before 30 November 2021 and enter the draw to win a $1,000 fuel gift voucher. T&Cs apply.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.67% p.a. based on your risk profile
Finance a new car and benefit from features such as fast approval, no ongoing fees and an optional balloon payment. Settle the loan before 30 November 2021 and enter the draw to win a $1,000 fuel gift voucher. T&Cs apply.
Plenti Car Loan
From
4.89%
(fixed)
5.44%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.89% p.a.
Borrow up to $100,000 with a Plenti Car Loan and benefit from no early repayment or exit fees.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.89% p.a.
Borrow up to $100,000 with a Plenti Car Loan and benefit from no early repayment or exit fees.
Wisr Secured Car Loan
From
4.74%
(fixed)
4.75%
You'll receive a personalised interest rate from 4.74% p.a. to 16.01% p.a. based on your risk profile
A flexible car loan from $5,000 - $63,000 with personalised rates and rewards for strong credit customers.

*Special Offer: New loan applications approved and funded through Finder will get the $595 establishment fee waived off. Offer ends on 30 June 2021. Eligibility criteria, fees and T&Cs apply.


You'll receive a personalised interest rate from 4.74% p.a. to 16.01% p.a. based on your risk profile
A flexible car loan from $5,000 - $63,000 with personalised rates and rewards for strong credit customers.

*Special Offer: New loan applications approved and funded through Finder will get the $595 establishment fee waived off. Offer ends on 30 June 2021. Eligibility criteria, fees and T&Cs apply.


Credit Concierge Car Loan
From
3.35%
(fixed)
4.41%
You'll receive a fixed rate of 3.35% p.a. with a comparison rate of 4.41% p.a.
Get access to over 20 providers to fund a new or used car.
You'll receive a fixed rate of 3.35% p.a. with a comparison rate of 4.41% p.a.
Get access to over 20 providers to fund a new or used car.
Stratton Finance New Car Loan
From
3.85%
(fixed)
4.05%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 3.85% p.a. depending on the lender you are approved with
Apply for up to $250,000 and use cash or trade in a vehicle to use as a deposit. Optional balloon payment available.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 3.85% p.a. depending on the lender you are approved with
Apply for up to $250,000 and use cash or trade in a vehicle to use as a deposit. Optional balloon payment available.
IMB New Car Loan
4.99%
(fixed)
5.34%
You'll receive a fixed rate of 4.99% p.a.
A low minimum borrowing amount of $2,000 that you can use to purchase a new car or one that's up to two years old.
You'll receive a fixed rate of 4.99% p.a.
A low minimum borrowing amount of $2,000 that you can use to purchase a new car or one that's up to two years old.
RACV New Car Loans
From
4.99%
(fixed)
5.69%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.99% p.a.
A larger loan of $5,000 or more to help you buy a new or used car. 5-hour pre approval available and no ongoing fees.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.99% p.a.
A larger loan of $5,000 or more to help you buy a new or used car. 5-hour pre approval available and no ongoing fees.
NRMA New Car Loan
From
4.99%
(fixed)
5.69%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.99% p.a.
Purchase a new or used car up to 3 years old and benefit from a fixed rate and no monthly fees. Pre-approval available within 5 business hours.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 4.99% p.a.
Purchase a new or used car up to 3 years old and benefit from a fixed rate and no monthly fees. Pre-approval available within 5 business hours.
CarClarity Car Loan
From
3.35%
(fixed)
4.95%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 3.35% p.a.
Get access to more than 30 lenders to finance a new or used car for personal or corporate use. Borrow up to $250,000 with terms from 1 to 7 years.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 3.35% p.a.
Get access to more than 30 lenders to finance a new or used car for personal or corporate use. Borrow up to $250,000 with terms from 1 to 7 years.
NAB Personal Loan Unsecured Fixed
From
6.99%
(fixed)
7.91%
You'll receive a fixed rate between 6.99% p.a. and 18.99% p.a. ( 7.91% p.a. to 19.83% p.a. comparison rate) based on your risk profile
Borrow from $5,000 to $55,000, with 1 to 7 year loan terms available. This loan comes with no fees for extra repayments and no early exit fees.
You'll receive a fixed rate between 6.99% p.a. and 18.99% p.a. ( 7.91% p.a. to 19.83% p.a. comparison rate) based on your risk profile
Borrow from $5,000 to $55,000, with 1 to 7 year loan terms available. This loan comes with no fees for extra repayments and no early exit fees.
RACQ Bank Car Loan Special
5.49%
(fixed)
6.16%
You'll receive a fixed rate of 5.49% p.a.
Borrow up to $60,000 for a new or used car and get a range of membership benefits.
You'll receive a fixed rate of 5.49% p.a.
Borrow up to $60,000 for a new or used car and get a range of membership benefits.
OurMoneyMarket Car Loan
From
5.35%
(fixed)
5.65%
You'll receive a fixed interest rate from 5.35% p.a. to 14.99% p.a. based on your risk profile.
Borrow between $2,001 and $75,000 to finance a new or used car up to 10 years.
You'll receive a fixed interest rate from 5.35% p.a. to 14.99% p.a. based on your risk profile.
Borrow between $2,001 and $75,000 to finance a new or used car up to 10 years.
SocietyOne Car Loan
From
5.95%
(fixed)
5.95%
You'll receive a fixed rate between 5.95% p.a. and 17.49% p.a. based on your risk profile
A loan from $5,000 to use for a range of purposes. Benefit from no ongoing fees and no early repayment fee.
You'll receive a fixed rate between 5.95% p.a. and 17.49% p.a. based on your risk profile
A loan from $5,000 to use for a range of purposes. Benefit from no ongoing fees and no early repayment fee.
Driva Car Loan
From
2.85%
(fixed)
4.39%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 2.85% p.a.
Borrow up to $250,000 with loan terms from 1 to 7 years. Get access to a range of lenders.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 2.85% p.a.
Borrow up to $250,000 with loan terms from 1 to 7 years. Get access to a range of lenders.
NRMA Used Car Loan
From
6.24%
(fixed)
6.94%
You'll receive a fixed rate from 6.24% p.a.
Finance a used car with NRMA and benefit from a fixed rate term and no monthly fees. Pre-approval available within 5 business hours.
You'll receive a fixed rate from 6.24% p.a.
Finance a used car with NRMA and benefit from a fixed rate term and no monthly fees. Pre-approval available within 5 business hours.
Symple Loans Personal Loan
From
5.75%
(variable)
6.47%
You'll receive a personalised interest rate from 5.75% p.a. to 25.99% p.a. based on your risk profile
Borrow up to $50,000 to pay for what you need.
You'll receive a personalised interest rate from 5.75% p.a. to 25.99% p.a. based on your risk profile
Borrow up to $50,000 to pay for what you need.
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Name Product Roadside Assistance Accidental Damage Storm Choice of Repairer Agreed or Market Value
Coles Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: With Coles comprehensive car insurance, you could earn double flybuys points at Coles supermarkets and you can get $10 off your Coles grocery bill every time you redeem 2,000 Flybuys points. Also, get up to $200 for damaged or stolen groceries. Get 10% off your first year's premium when you take out a policy online. T&Cs apply.

Who it might be good for: Coles customers and Flybuys collectors.
Australia Post Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Australia Post car insurance offers comprehensive cover for things like theft, fire, new for old replacement and emergency accommodation and transport. Cover also extends to anyone who uses your car, not just you. Get $75 online discount + $100 gift card when you purchase by 11 July 2021. T&Cs apply.

Who it might be good for: If multiple people use the one car and you don’t want to worry about listing all drivers.
Virgin Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Finalists for the 2019 Finder Awards for Best Value Car Insurance, Virgin Comprehensive provides a good level of cover for a decent price. Get 15% off on your first year’s premium when you purchase a new eligible comprehensive car insurance online. T&Cs Apply.
Budget Direct Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: Awarded the 2019 Finder Award for the Best Value Car Insurance, this policy offers solid coverage at a low cost plus you will get 15% discount on first year's premium when you take out a policy online. Budget Direct's claims service has received a 4.2/5 based on nearly 5,000 customer reviews.

Who it might be good for: People who want a comprehensive policy without breaking the bank.
Bingle Comprehensive
Market
Finder's summary:Bingle consistently comes up as one of the cheaper insurers out there. It only covers the basics, so you don't get to choose your own repairer, you're not covered for personal items in the car and unless you add it as an option, you won't get a hire car if your car is stolen. But this keeps its premiums low.

Who it might be good for: Someone who wants a low-cost option that covers them for the basics.
Qantas Comprehensive
Optional
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: You'll be able to choose how comprehensive you want your cover to be with optional extras like choice of repairer and the option of agreed or market value. Plus you can also earn Qantas Points for joining and paying your premium. Sign up today and earn up to 20,000 Qantas Points (points awarded will be based on your premium). T&Cs and eligibility apply.
PD Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed
Finder's summary: PD comprehensive car insurance policy lets you buy, manage, and start your claims process online. It includes cover for emergency repairs up to $500 and free windscreen chip repair. Ability to customise your extras cover. New policyholders can enjoy 15% off on their first year's premium. T&Cs apply.

Who it might be good for: Those with low claims history and the only driver.
QBE Comprehensive
Green Company
QBE Comprehensive
Optional
Agreed or Market
Finder's summary: QBE is a sustainable insurance company and also Finder's Green Insurer of the Year 2021 Award winner. This policy offers the highest level of protection available from QBE including three-year new car replacement. You can also save $75 when you purchase a new comprehensive policy online. T&Cs apply.

Who it might be good for: Those that are looking for a more environmentally friendly insurance choice.
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