Mitsubishi admits it is developing micro-car to battle Smart, Toyota iQ
By Yoann Besnard on 30 May 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Mitsubishi has confirmed that it is currently developing a city car set to compete with the Toyota iQ.
PSA Peugeot Citroen and Mitsubishi set up a joint venture in Russia
By Yoann Besnard on 20 May 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
PSA Peugeot Citroen and Mitsubishi have signed a joint venture agreement to produce vehicles for 3 brands, Peugeot, Citroën and Mitsubishi in Russia.
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Last Australian built Mitsubishi auctioned for £48,000
By Yoann Besnard on 30 April 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Mitsubishi has announced announced that it will close its Australian factory at the end of April. The last Australian built Mitsubishi was auctioned for £47,000.
Mitsubishi to build a low cost car
By Yoann Besnard on 21 April 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Mitsubishi has announced that it is currently working on a low cost model expected to be launched by 2010.
L200 greener to avoid Congestion Charge
By Yoann Besnard on 5 April 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Hit by the new Congestion Charge scheme, Mitsubishi has launched a greener L200 often used by builders in London.
Outlander to feature twin-clutch SST
By Yoann Besnard on 2 April 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
The Mitsubishi Outlander will be equipped with the in-house twin clutch SST which appeared on the Lancer Evolution X.
Peugeot and Citroen SUVs to be built in europe from 2009
By Yoann Besnard on 28 March 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
The Peugeot 4007 and Citroën C-Crosser will be manufactured in Europe from 2009
See also : Citroen | Mitsubishi | Peugeot
Nissan and Mitsubishi to expand their alliance
By Yoann Besnard on 29 February 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Nissan and Mitsubishi have announced that they have agreed to expand their minicar production alliance. Mitsubishi will supply another Kei car to Nissan at the end of this year and both companies are currently studying other opportunities.
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Mitsubishi Prototype-S at the next Geneva Motor Show
By Yoann Besnard on 1 February 2008 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Mitsubishi has announced it will unveil the Prototype-S at the next Geneva Motor Show. Derived from the Lancer, the concept car will take the of a hatchback intended to go on sale on the European market in the future.
Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart: unexpected attack from Mitsu
By Yoann Besnard on 20 December 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
The Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart is the company's serious attempt to take on the recently launched Subaru WRX. On the menu 236bhp and twin clutch transmission.
Mitsubishi to recall 10,000 Outlander
By Yoann Besnard on 14 December 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Mitsubishi has announced that it will recall 10,000 Outlander SUV to fix a faulty bracket that affixes the muffler cutter to the exhaust muffler.
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Next Mitsubishi Eclipse to be on sale in Europe
By Yoann Besnard on 3 December 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Company sources revealed that the Mitsubishi Concept-RA previews the next-generation Eclipse which might be sold in Europe for the first time.
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Mitsubishi RA-Concept revealed
By Yoann Besnard on 30 November 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Mitsubishi has released the first sketches of the concept-car it will reveal at next year's Detroit Motor Show. It might be a styling exercise that previews the next-generation Eclipse coupé sold on the US market. Dubbed RA-Concept, the coupé is based on an aluminium space frame and features a diesel engine, the first concept-car with such an engine to be revealed at an American motor show.
Mitsubishi Colt Ralliart R ‘08
By Yoann Besnard on 21 November 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
Do not expect to see this hot Mitsubishi as it is destined for the Japanese market. Launched in 2006, this sporty version gets an upgrade for 2008. Its 1.5 litre turbocharged engine has been tweaked to raise the output from 154 bhp to 163 bhp.
Mitsubishi delays twin-clutch gearbox
By Yoann Besnard on 13 November 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
It has been revealed that the twin-clutch gearbox will not be featured on the first Evo X. Indeed, the Japanese carmaker is encountering a few problems with building the gearboxes.
Mitsubishi to unveil small crossover in Frankfurt
By Yoann Besnard on 4 August 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
According to the Dutch magazine Auto Vision, Mitsubishi will unveil a small crossover at the next Frankfurt Motor Show in September.
Mitsubushi reveals more technical details about the next Evo
By Yoann Besnard on 12 July 2007 | (0) Comments | Permalink
In anticipation of the official launch at the next Frankfurt motor show, Mitsubishi is continuing to release more details about the next Evo at regular intervals. Compared to the Subaru Impreza, which was not well received, the Evo is rather an appealing compact saloon. We could even go so far as to call it Mitsubishi's 156 model. Yesterday the carmaker revealed that the new Evo will have a twin-clutch gearbox and an updated four-wheel drive system.
New Mitsubishi L 200
By Stéphane Schlesinger on 30 May 2005 | (0) Comments | Permalink
The new Mitsubishi L 200 seems to be ready to roll out of Mitsu’s Thai factory. Its new 2.5 and 3.2 litres diesel engines will be fitted with the latest common-rail technology. In August, the customer will be given the choice between single and double cabin as well as 4X2 and 4X4 transmission systems. This new L 200 has nothing to do with the 2007-expected baby SUV PSA and Mitsubishi are co-developing. Let's hope these new cars will allow the Japanese carmaker to overcome its financial difficulties