1998 Mitsubishi Pajero Mini Automatic

The Mitsubishi Pajero Mini is a four wheel drive motor vehicle, with its powerplant mounted in the front, and an off-road vehicle bodyshell. The 0.7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that produces 52 bhp (53 PS/39 kW) of power at 6500 rpm, and maximum torque of 62 N·m (46 lb·ft/6.3 kgm) at 4500 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 4 speed automatic 'box. It weighs a quoted 1140 kg at the kerb.


Key facts

1998 Mitsubishi Pajero Mini Automatic information summary

What body style?
off-road vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
3395 mm
How heavy?
1140 kg
What size engine?
0.7 litre, 659 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
53 PS / 52 bhp / 39 kW @ 6500 rpm
How much torque?
62 Nm / 46 ft.lb / 6.3 kgm @ 4500 rpm

Mitsubishi Pajero models

off-road vehicle F4 5M 659 cm3 53 PS 52 bhp 39 kW 1130 kg
1998 Mitsubishi Pajero Mini Automatic data
Body type4/5 seater off-road vehicle
Number of doors
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2280 mm 89.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1270 mm 50 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1270 mm 50 inches
Length 3395 mm 133.7 inches
Width 1475 mm 58.1 inches
Height 1635 mm 64.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.49
Kerb weight 1140 kg 2513 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 43 litres 9.5 UK Gal 11.4 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mitsubishi
Engine code 4A30
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 0.7 litre
659 cc
(40.215 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 60 × 58.3 mm
2.36 × 2.3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
53 PS (52 bhp) (39 kW)
at 6500 rpm
Specific output
78.9 bhp/litre
1.29 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
62 Nm (46 ft·lb) (6.3 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
94.08 Nm/litre
1.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system MPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1182.3 kPa (171.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 164.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 46.25 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
34.01 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
45.61 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 29.4 kg/kW
49.11 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels four wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 9.60 m
Front suspension I.MS.
Rear suspension I.5Li.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 6.57
Carfolio.com ID21813
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 8.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1998 Mitsubishi Pajero Mini Automatic added 1998-11-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.