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Mitsubishi Triton 2021

The 2021 Mitsubishi Triton range of configurations is currently priced from $23,490. Our most recent review of the 2021 Mitsubishi Triton resulted in a score of 8.8 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide Contributing Journalist Mark Oastler had this to say at the time: For under $50K, the Triton GLS represents outstanding value for money in a high quality Japanese 4x4 dual cab ute. If you compare its pricing and standard equipment with mainstream rivals, combined with excellent performance, bulletproof reliability and 10-year warranty, you’ll understand why Triton perpetually holds its ground as one of Australia’s top three 4x4 utes.

You can read the full review here.

This is what Mark Oastler liked most about this particular version of the Mitsubishi Triton: Five-star safety , Fuel economy, 10-year warranty

The Mitsubishi Triton Ute competes with similar models like the Ford Ranger, Toyota HiLux and Isuzu D-Max in the Under $30k category category.

The 2021 Mitsubishi Triton carries a braked towing capacity of up to 3100 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Mitsubishi Triton is also known as the Mitsubishi Forte, the Strada, the Dodge Ram 50, the Plymouth Arrow Truck and the Mitsubishi Mighty Max in markets outside Australia.

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Accessories

External detailing includes chrome door handles and chrome mirrors with integral heating and turn indicators, 18-inch alloys with 265/60R18 tyres and a full-size spare, side-steps, rear-step bumper, load tub liner, LED dusk-sensing headlights/DRLs with halogen fog lights, rain-sensing wipers, reversing camera and rear diff lock to name a few. 

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Accessories

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Price and Specs

The Mitsubishi Triton 2021 is currently available from $23,490 for the Triton GLX (4X2) up to $53,490 for the Triton GSR (4X4).

Pricing guides

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Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Specs Price
GLS (4X4) Ute 2.4L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $49,240
GLS (4X4) Ute 2.4L Diesel 6 SP MAN $46,990
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $30,240
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L Diesel 6 SP MAN $27,990
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Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Mitsubishi Triton here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Why does the speedo in my 2004 Mitsubishi Triton bounce up and down and make a weird noise?

    The cable that drives the speedometer is a likely candidate for this in some cars, Aaron, but mainly older ones than your Triton. The cable will eventually run out of lubricant, at which point it can bind up and won’t turn smoothly (the cause of the hyperactive needle) while also making a dry squawking noise (the budgies). But, from memory, your car has an electronically-driven speedo, so the cause is more likely that the speedometer itself is worn out and causing internal friction (for the same set of symptoms).

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  • What can I do about the red paint on my 2016 Mitsubishi Triton fading?

    I spoke to Mitsubishi Australia who told me that paint fade is not a common complaint among their customers. There is the possibility that your car could be covered by warranty, but that will all depend on the circumstances of that individual vehicle. That’s not as simple as it having been exposed to high temperatures or UV radiation on a regular basis, either; the car’s entire history will be taken into account including whether it has ever been treated with an aftermarket paint treatment or has had body repairs at any stage.

    Mitsubishi’s advice, then, is to take the vehicle to your nearest dealership and have the car examined to assess what the situation is. If that doesn’t satisfy you, you can also contact Mitsubishi Australia’s customer service division to discuss the issue.

    For the record, shades of red are historically the worst offenders when it comes to fading and paint degradation. Paint technology has come a long way, but it remains that red pigments do not appreciate Australian levels of heat and UV radiation. In some cases, the original colour of the vehicle can be restored without resorting to repainting and this process can take many forms.

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  • Are there known problems with 2015 Mitsubishi Triton's intercooler pipes/hoses?

    The MQ Triton doesn’t seem any better or worse than its rivals in this department. But, like other makes and models, there’s a healthy aftermarket supply of replacement intercoolers and the pipework that feeds them, so it’s definitely not an unknown problem.

    But your experience is exceptional. Were all five vehicles bought brand-new at the same time? If so, they’re all likely to be from the same production run which could explain a faulty batch of hoses.

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  • What is causing my Mitsubishi Triton GLX auto to shudder?

    When you say the suspension has been upgraded, did that, by any chance, involve raising the ride height? Problems centring around shuddering and vibrations, vague steering and the vehicle generally having a mind of its own are very common among owners who have paid good money to have the suspension hiked by anything from two to six inches.

    Aside from the legal and insurance implications of this, raising these vehicles can throw the wheel-alignment settings (particularly the caster angle) out of whack and lead to the problems you’re experiencing. There are fixes including eccentric suspension bushes to return the angles back to normal, but it’s a specialist job.

    Beyond that, a vibration at a particular speed can often be traced back to wheel balancing. The wheel and tyre combination on these vehicles is quite heavy, so making sure all the balance-weights are where they should be is critical.

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Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Towing capacity

The Mitsubishi Triton’s towing capacity ranges from 1800kg to 3100kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1800kg
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP MAN 2500kg
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 2500kg
GLX (4X4) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP MAN 3000kg
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Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2021 Mitsubishi Triton are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1815mm x 1795mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Dimensions  include 1795mm height, 1815mm width, 5305mm length.
Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
GLX Adas (4X2) Ute 1780x1815x5305 mm 205 mm
GLX (4X4) Ute 1780x1815x5305 mm 205 mm
GLX Adas (4X4) Ute 1780x1815x5305 mm 205 mm
Glx+ (4X4) Ute 1780x1815x5305 mm 205 mm
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Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2021 Mitsubishi Triton will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted.

Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
GLX (4X2) Ute 205 R16C 8PR 205 R16C 8PR
GLX (4X4) Ute 245x65 R17 1 245x65 R17 1
GLX (4X4) Ute 245x70 R16 1 245x70 R16 1
GLX Adas (4X2) Ute 245x70 R16 1 245x70 R16 1
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Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Interior

There’s keyless entry to a nicely detailed interior with premium fabric seat trim, leather-bound steering wheel, gearshift and handbrake plus height and reach adjustable steering column. There’s also dual-zone climate control, rear privacy glass, multiple 12-volt and USB connections (including two USB ports for rear seat passengers), quality six-speaker infotainment system with 7.0-inch touchscreen, Android Auto/Apple CarPlay and more.

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Interior

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2021 Mitsubishi Triton is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mitsubishi Triton currently offers fuel consumption from 7.8 to 11.4L/100km. The Mitsubishi Triton is available with the following fuel types: Diesel and ULP.

Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
GLS (4X4) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP MAN 7.9L/100km
GLS (4X4) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 8.6L/100km
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP MAN 7.8L/100km
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO 8.3L/100km
GLX (4X2) Ute 2.4L,ULP,5 SP MAN 11.4L/100km
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Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Speed

The Mitsubishi Triton GLS can accelerate from 0-100km/h in approximately 10 seconds.

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Seats

The Triton’s relatively narrow width is most noticeable in the cabin, which is cosy but not uncomfortable for front seat occupants as even tall adults can find comfortable seating positions. The rear seat, though, is particularly squeezy for three adults, so for any trips longer than local commutes we’d recommended a maximum of two adults in the rear stalls.

Mitsubishi Triton 2021 Seats