Presented in Paris hybrid crossover 2018-2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, as well as electric i-MiEV have serious problems with the battery pack. Recently it has been recorded at least two cases of fire batteries, one of which caught fire right on the assembly line.
According to an internal investigation of the incident, fire, the reason lies in the factory marriage batteries. At the moment, the production of hybrid and crossover hatchback suspended.
It is likely that it will soon initiate a global review 2018-2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and the i-MiEV for the prevention and elimination of problems.
Currently, Hybrid PHEV version of the crossover is not sold in Russia.