Budget Rent a Car recently inducted a huge share of Mitsubishi vehicles to its fleet

Roundup Wednesday 22/September/2021 15:05 PM
By: Times News Service
Budget Rent a Car recently inducted a huge share of Mitsubishi vehicles to its fleet
Mitsubishi L200 and the Montero Sport join the Budget Rent a Car fleet

Muscat: General Automotive Company (GAC), the official distributor of Mitsubishi Motors Vehicles in Oman, is happy to announce the major sale of vehicles to Budget Rent a Car, one of the leading car rental agencies in Oman since 1981. The major sale included Mitsubishi L200 and Mitsubishi Montero Sport.

Commenting on the sale, Aftab Khan, the Sales head said, “It is truly an honour to have a company such as Budget Rent A Car choose Mitsubishi for their fleet expansion. I am confident that each of these vehicles will be a welcome addition to their growing fleet of vehicles and will contribute to their success.”

“Mitsubishi is a brand known for its quality, reliability, performance, and comfort. Moreover, it is a brand that we have personally had a great experience with, and their vehicles are clearly distinguished by their operational efficiency and low operating costs. Additionally, GAC is renowned for providing exceptional service and support to its customers. All of these qualities are highly valued by us, and we are convinced these new vehicles will add tremendous value to our fleet,” added Yusuf Calcuttawala, Sales Manager of Budget Rent a Car.

The 2021 Montero Sport adopts a more powerful yet refined exterior design complete with Mitsubishi’s signature Dynamic Shield front view design concept. Its bold exterior is complemented with a refreshed interior that delivers high quality and comfort, together with advanced functionality. The Montero Sport is also brimming with technology, thanks to several advanced and convenient new features. These include the easy-to-read 8-inch colour digital dash, Mitsubishi’s 8-inch Smartphone-Link Display Audio (SDA) system, the MITSUBISHI Remote Control and more. Powering the Montero Sport is a 3.0L MIVEC V6 gasoline engine that produces [email protected],000rpm and [email protected],000rpm. This is mated to Mitsubishi’s 8-speed automatic transmission that delivers a smoother, more luxurious ride and improved fuel efficiency. The Montero Sport also retains the Super-Select 4WD-II system that delivers optimal traction regardless of driving surface together with confidence-inspiring handling characteristics.

The current generation L200 has been developed to embody the ‘Engineered Beyond Tough’ key phrase which underlined its creation. It features more powerful styling than its predecessor, incorporating the latest iteration of the Dynamic Shield front design concept together with a high engine hood line and beefier-looking lamps located higher up. It remains a tough, dependable, and capable workhorse, thanks in part to the 2.4 L powerplant under the hood. Customers have a choice of petrol or diesel engines, both same aforementioned capacity, and each delivering lower emissions and improved fuel efficiency resulting in significant fuel savings in the real world. The petrol variants are available in a choice of 2WD or 4WD models, while the diesel variants are available in 4WD only. All 4WD models feature Mitsubishi’s new Easy-Select 4WD, which simplifies switching between drive modes for different road surfaces, delivering improved off-road performance. Moreover, the L200 4WD Diesel variants are now available with 6 Speed Automatic Transmission as well.

Budget Rent a Car has been operational in Oman since 1981 and was the first international car rental company to start operations in the country. Budget Oman offers a wide range of services viz. short-term rental, long-term lease, and chauffeur service. They also offer guided tours of the city, trips to various parts of the Interior and International car hire reservations. Their 1,400+ strong fleet comprises a wide choice of vehicles that range from the large, luxurious sedans to small budget-minded compacts and of course, four-wheel drive vehicles. They have a 24-hours counter at the Muscat International Airport as well as six other locations across the country including their Head Office in Mawaleh, Al Khuwair in Muscat Downtown, Sur Downtown, Salalah Airport, Sohar Downtown and Duqm.

For more information, visit GAC’s Mitsubishi showrooms in Athaibah, Barka, Sohar, Nizwa, Ibri, Sur, Bu Ali and Salalah or follow ‘MitsubishiMotorsOman’ on Facebook or @mitsubishioman on Twitter and to learn more about Budget Rent a car Oman follow ‘BudgetrentacarOman’ on Facebook or ‘budgetrentacar_oman’on Instagram or Budgetoman on Twitter or ‘Budget rent a car, Sultanate of Oman’ on LinkedIn.