I don't remember seeing the concept back in 2011 either. I'm sure it got little to no coverage in North American automotive media.
Too small for regular mirrors, too big for camera mounts!
Originally Posted by Mark
I'm not surprised - the Thai government lured Mitsubishi to produce the car in that country with tax incentives that are tied to a minimum fuel efficiency level for the vehicles produced under the program. If they put a thirstier engine in it, they lose the incentives.
I'm still pleasantly surprised the 3-cylinder/5-speed manual powertrain remains.
View my fuel log 2014 Mirage SE 1.2 manual: 61.9 mpg (US) ... 26.3 km/L ... 3.8 L/100 km ... 74.3 mpg (Imp)