Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. announced the 2014 edition of its Mitsubishi i-MiEV receives an expanded standard equipment package and a price reduction of $6,130 compared to the previous 2012 model year vehicle.
The 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV ES model including a CHAdeMO DC quick charge port, battery warming system and heated side view mirrors now starts at $22,995, which represents a $6,130 price reduction from the previous generation. After factoring in the Federal tax credit of $7,500, the net MSRP of the 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV drops down to $15,495.
With the California state EV financial incentive of up to $2,500 factored-in, residents in California can obtain the 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV for as low as $12,995.
Mitsubishi listed the newly added items that are now standard equipment as follow:
Driver and front passenger heated seats
CHAdeMO DC quick charge port
Battery warming system
Heated side view mirrors
Rear door speakers
8A/12A switchable Level 1 charging cable (approximate charge time from near empty to fully charged – 22 hours for 8 amp/14 hours for 12 amp)
Charge port lamp
Leather-covered steering wheel and shift knob
Passenger-side vanity mirror with lid
Numerous decorative color/trim upgrades
Front fog lights
New daytime running lights (DRL)
Black-out door sash trim
Mitsubishi said to date, more than 30,000 Mitsubishi i-MiEV and i-MiEV-based production vehicles have been sold around the globe.