Dec 21, 2009 ID: 13171
Immediate Release

2010 Mitsubishi Galant highlights

The 2010 Mitsubishi Galant is a modern, well equipped, five passenger, four door, front wheel drive, midsize sedan available in a single trim level. Built on a unibody chassis Galant offers first class performance, handling, ride comfort and safety features. Galant’s practicality, roominess, ergonomics and convenience are complemented by its singular styling and performance. Galant is offered in a single engine/ transmission combination.

Available Models

Galant ES, – front wheel drive, four door sedan

Driveline Engineering

  • Front wheel drive
  • 2.4 litre, SOHC, MIVEC 4-cylinder engine producing 160 hp @ 5500 rpm and 157 lb.-ft torque @ 4000 rpm; 4-speed, Sportronic® automatic transmission

Active Safety Systems: Chassis, Suspension & Brakes

  • Unibody construction on RISE chassis
  • New, Active Stability Control (ASC) and Traction Control (TCL)
  • Front ventilated disc brakes
  • Rear solid disc brakes
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
  • Front suspension: MacPherson struts
  • Rear suspension: advanced low mount multilink with coil springs
  • Front stabilizer bar
  • Variable assist power steering; turns lock to lock – 2.94

Exterior Features

  • New, blacked out headlamps
  • New, side air dams
  • New, front grille
  • New, lower grille mesh
  • New, 16 inch alloy wheels with P215/60R16 all-season tires
  • Colour keyed, dual heated power side view mirrors
  • Colour keyed door handles
  • Glass embedded antenna
  • Variable intermittent wipers
  • Halogen headlamps with auto shutoff

Interior Features: Comfort and Convenience

  • New, black cloth interior seat fabric
  • New, black woodgrain trim
  • New, auxiliary audio input jack
  • Manual air conditioning
  • 6-way adjustable driver seat with single height adjuster
  • Mitsubishi 140-watt AM/FM/CD/MP3 playback capability with unique panel and six speakers
  • Black gauges with orange illumination
  • Rear heater ducts
  • Trunk access pass through
  • Cruise control
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Sport-wrap steering wheel and shift knob
  • 12V accessory power socket
  • Power group: windows with driver illumination and auto down; door locks with security and child safety; trunk release

Passive Safety & Security

  • Unibody construction on RISE chassis
  • Advanced dual stage front air bags with occupant seat position sensors
  • Side front and rear curtain airbags
  • Front seat-mounted side impact air bags
  • Three point seat belts and head restraints for all occupants
  • Height adjustable front shoulder belts with pretensioner, force limiter and height adjustable anchors
  • Child safety locks, rear doors
  • LATCH system (lower anchor and tethers) for CRS
  • Side impact door protection
  • Anti-theft engine immobilizer
  • Trunk entrapment release system
  • Tire pressure monitoring system

Key: Acc – extra cost dealer installed accessory; Opt – extra cost stand alone option; Pkg – extra cost factory installed package; Std – standard equipment

Mitsubishi “10-5-5” Warranty – Best Backed Cars in the World

Mitsubishi cars and sport utility vehicles are backed by a comprehensive “10-5-5” warranty. The powertrain is covered by a 10 year or 160,000 km limited warranty. The new vehicle limited warranty is covered for 5 years or 100,000 km. Lancer Evolution, Lancer Sportback Ralliart and Lancer Ralliart are backed by a comprehensive "5-3-5" warranty. The powertrain is covered by a 5 year or 100,000 km limited warranty. The new vehicle limited warranty is covered for 3 years or 60,000 km. The program also includes, on all Mitsubishi cars and sport utility vehicles, 24/7 emergency roadside assistance with free towing to the nearest authorized Mitsubishi retailer for warranty related repairs, for 5 years and unlimited km and an anti-corrosion/perforation limited warranty for any body sheet metal panel found to have developed perforation (metal rust-through) due to corrosion in normal use for 5 years and unlimited km.

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Media Contact
Michelle Lee-Gracey
Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada
Manager, Public Relations
michelle.lee-gracey@mmcan.ca