The Advantages of Xpander that Bend Avanza and Veloz at GIIAS

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia —

Sale Low Multi Purpose Vehicle (MPV) during the 2021 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) automotive exhibition dominated by Mitsubishi Xpander.

Xpander achievements, including the modified version of Cross facelift This reached 85 percent of Mitsubishi’s total achievements of 2,623 units. This means that only from Xpander, Mitsubishi packs 2,229 units.

While its competitors, the Toyota Avanza and Veloz when combined, only amount to 1,534 units. While the Avanza twin which is also entering the third generation, Daihatsu Xenia, orders during the GIIAS period stopped at 105 units.

So what are the advantages of Xpander? facelift who managed to beat Avanza-Veloz and Xenia during the GIIAS event?


The new Xpander comes with a design revision in the face area, but still maintains Mitsubishi’s distinctive design language, ‘Dynamic Shield’.

Refreshments are given to the front bumper, headlights that are now shaped like the letter ‘T’, taillights, ornaments on the side body, electric switches, tail gate door handles, and a new 17-inch rim design.

In addition, there are also changes to the cabin, namely the dashboard that uses a soft layer, Interior Color & Accent, digital air conditioning, and an 8-inch touch screen with Smartphone Linked Display Audio (SDA).

Furthermore, there is a new design in the section meter cluster, Steering Wheel with Audio Steering & Hands Free Switch, Rear AC Garnish, until New Instrument Panel & Door Trim with Soft Pad.

The Xpander also gets improvements to the suspension and shock absorber, thus increasing the cabin’s tightness level. Then the addition of a new security feature is Speed Sensitive Automatic Door Lock and Electric Parking Brake with Brake Auto Hold.

Then Mitsubishi’s technical system converts a conventional 4-speed automatic transmission into a CVT. According to the company, besides being more comfortable, this transmission is said to promise a more fuel efficient engine.

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Xpander Cross

The Xpander Cross also gets almost the same changes as the Xpander, but there are some differences as seen in the grille.

Then on the interior there is a combination of black and navy upholstery to give an elegant and sporty effect.

In addition, changes are also on the dashboard, Instrument Panel & Door Trim xpandewith Soft Pad, Interior Color (Black & Navy Blue), Console Tray & Card Holder, as well as New Floor Console with Armrest.

In addition, there is the presence of digital AC, a 9-inch touch screen, to a new display with a High Contrast Meter Cluster with Color MID design.

Xpander Cross also gets the addition of new features such as Xpander, namely: Speed Sensitive Automatic Door Lock and Electric Parking Brake (EPB) with Brake Auto Hold, as well as CVT transmission.

(ryh / mik)

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