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Tokyo 2015 Preview: Mitsubishi to debut eX compact crossover concept

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Text: Martin Aguilar / Photos: Mitsubishi | posted October 08, 2015 17:10

Mitsubishi eX concept features an all-wheel drive system

Mitsubishi released the official renders of the eX concept that is set to debut at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show late this month.

The Japanese automaker says the eX concept will show off the brand's next-generation electric vehicle (EV) technologies. Up front, the compact crossover concept is fitted with the brand's dynamic shield grill as well as sharp-looking headlights, an aggressive bumper and distinctive fog lamps.

Side profile of the Mitsubishi eX concept

Turning at the side, the eX concept is characterized by a slooping roofline and prominent wheel arches. In addition, it appears that the concept comes with suicide doors.

 Rear of the Mitsubishi eX concept

The rear of the eX concept has slim taillights, a large bumper and a roof-mounted lip spoiler. It is finished off with massive wheels.

Interior of the Mitsubishi eX concept

Inside, the eX concept features a two-tone theme with yellow accent. It also has a flat-bottomed steering wheel, an unconventional gearbox and a large central display.

Mitsubishi's next-generation EV powertrain will be mated to an all-wheel drive system combined with a number of technologies such as automated driving, connected car and active safety.