380 WINS AUSTRALIA'S BEST LARGE CAR AWARD
The newly released Mitsubishi 380 has added another prestigious award to its growing trophy cabinet with the announcement today that it has been awarded Australia's Best Cars 'Best Large Car'.
Australia's Best Cars awards are judges by the combined motoring clubs of Australia - the RACQ, NRMA, RACV, RACT, RAA, RAC and the AA of NT - and are promoted to their 6.3 million members throughout Australia.
The judges said: 'Mitsubishi finally has a winning hand after years of spruiking tired models.
'On-road it has plenty to offer. The 380 is the smoothest, quietest Australian-made car. It also features beaut bump absorption and dutiful damping.'
'The radically revamped 3.8 litre V6 pulls strongly while changes from the five-speed sequential transmission are clean and timely.
'The 380 is a front-wheel-drive car with a sporty bent. Its grip and stability are highly attuned, steering is precise and mid-corner bumps rarely corrupt cornering.'
'Inside, and despite a swoopy rear roofline, there's ample room for three adults to occupy the rear seat. Seating in both rows is comfortable and supportive. Full report