|Mitsubishi Dion (CR)|
|Assembly||Japan: Kurashiki, Okayama (Mizushima plant)|
|Body and chassis|
|Body style||5-door wagon|
|Engine||2.0 L I4|
1.8 L GDI I4
2.0 L GDI I4
|Transmission||INVECS-II 4-speed semi-auto|
|Wheelbase||2,705 mm (106.5 in)|
|Length||4,460 mm (175.6 in)|
|Width||1,695 mm (66.7 in)|
|Height||1,650 mm (65.0 in)|
|Curb weight||1,380–1,460 mm (54.3–57.5 in)|
|Successor||Mitsubishi Delica D:5|
Mitsubishi Delica D:3
The Mitsubishi Dion is a compact MPV produced by Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors. Following its exhibition at the 1999 Tokyo Motor Show, it was introduced on January 25, 2000 priced from ¥1,598,000–1,848,000, it was built on a stretched Lancer/Mirage platform, with seven seats in a 2–3–2 configuration. The name was derived from Dionysus, the Greek god of wine and joy.
A facelifted Dion was launched in Japan in May 2002.
The company's initial sales target for the car was 4,500 in the first month, a figure exceeded by 1,000 after the first two weeks.
(Sources: Facts & Figures 2000, Facts & Figures 2005, Facts & Figures 2007, Mitsubishi Motors website)