The 2007 Mitsubishi Raider comers in a new crew cab version and one extended-cab model. It is also equipped with powerful engines and different trim levels to choose from. This midsize pickup truck guarantees a quiet ride and excellent handling.
The ‘07 Raider is available in two body styles namely the extended cab and “Double Cab” crew cab which come in three different rim levels which include the LS, DuroCross, and SE. The extended cab comes with a pair of reverse-opening rear doors and a 6-foot-inch bed. Meanwhile, the Double Cab offers full-size doors and a 5-foot-4-inch bed while the LS extended cabs have a front bench seat, air-conditioning, a CD player, 16-inch tires and tinted glass. The LS Double Cabs add foglights, power accessories, a tilt steering wheel, keyless entry, cruise control, and satellite radio. On the other hand, DuroCross 2WD models include 16-inch alloy wheels, Bluetooth connectivity, heavy-duty cooling, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, power rear windows, heated mirrors and bucket seats while its 4WD models offer all-terrain tires, firmer shocks, skid plates and a limited-slip differential.
All Raiders are powered by a 3.7-liter V6 engine that generates 210 horsepower and cranking out 235 pound-feet of torque. SE trim comes standard with a 4.7-liter V8 while it is an option only for LS models. The V6 may have either a six-speed manual or a four-speed automatic. On the other hand, the V8 is available with the manual or a five-speed automatic.
The Raider’s interior design is adorned with easy-to-use controls and aluminum trim with white gauges help make the cabin look stylish and attractive. It’s a versatile cargo with very spacious cabin especially with its Double Cab trim which can accommodate four adults.
Safety features for the Raider include rear-wheel ABS and full-length side curtain airbags garnering impressive ratings in NHTSA crash tests.
The 2007 Mitsubishi Raider offers a serene and comfortable ride experience at any speed which make it ideal for long trips. It will make an excellent choice for a family vehicle.