Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi Standalone Hybrid Evo Successor in the Works

December 20, 2013 / No Comments

Mitsubishi is bringing into play different things in different people' s minds. If it is the environment friendly EVs for some, for others it is about the killer performance and evolution of Lancer. Though many thought Mitsubishi will now only focus on EVs, the latest information that is out point otherwise. Mitsubishi is about to club both of them together ...

Mitsubishi Diesel Hybrid Pickups and EVs Line Up for Geneva

February 14, 2013 / No Comments

Mitsubishi is back grabbing headlines with more info on their new diesel hybrid trucks now filling news space. The company is planning to incorporate concept GR-HEV in a sport truck, and this new rock star will be unveiled at next month’s Geneva Motor Show. Significantly, Mitsubishi is applying this hybrid technology for the first time in pickups. The GR-HEV is powered ...

Mitsubishi Recalling 14,700 Electric Cars Due to Brake Issue

February 7, 2013 / No Comments

Mitsubishi is recalling around 14,700 of its i-MiEV electric cars worldwide, because of a potential brake issue. The automaker announced that the recall will affect 2012 models made between December 2, 2011 and September 7, 2012. This will include 5,800 EVs in Japan.  And in Europe, alone the company is recalling around 8,900 i-MiEV electric cars. Mitsubishi has sold around 200 ...

Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid EV Shown

October 2, 2012 / No Comments

Mitsubishi’s Outlander Plug-in Hybrid EV, the world’s first production PHEV utility vehicle, has been unveiled at this week's Paris Motor Show. The car is powered by the Plug-in Hybrid EV System powertrain developed by Mitsubishi. It offers the environmental performance of an EV, the cruising range of a conventional internal combustion and delivers outstanding performance. It utilizes various technologies like the EV ...

Mitsubishi Plug-In Hybrid SUV is World’s First

September 10, 2012 / No Comments

Mitsubishi Motors has announced it will launch the world’s first plug-in hybrid SUV by the beginning of the next year. Compared to the other variants like gasoline or diesel SUVs, this hybrid SUV, which can now be charged from a domestic outlet, will be greener. The 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is powered by a 2.0L four-cylinder engine that is connected to ...

Mitsubishi Stops Production of Peugeot iOn & Citroen C-Zero

August 15, 2012 / No Comments

Lower-than expected sales have forced Mitsubishi Motors to terminate the production of Peugeot iOn and Citroen C-Zero. However, Mitsubishi and PSA Peugeot Citroen have said that this was just a temporary halt. Peugeot iOn and Citroen C-Zero are based on Mitsubishi's i-MiEV. Both were produced in Mizushima,Japan. According to the date released by market research firm JATO Dynamics, PSA managed to ...

Outlander Plug-in hybrid to Roll Out in 2013-14

June 20, 2012 / No Comments

Mitsubishi will be marking the debut of its upcoming plug-in hybrid Outlander SUV at the 2012 Paris Motor Show. The SUV is headed to the auto show next season and it is confirmed that U.S. buyers will get the vehicle either in late 2013 or 2014. This vehicle was first suggested in 2009 Tokyo Motor Show. The company says that the ...

Mitsubishi Gears Up for Tokyo Show with Green Wheels

November 11, 2011 / No Comments

Adding luscious flavors to this winter, the 42nd Tokyo Motor Show 2011 is around the corner, starting this November 30th and set to run till December 11th. To be certainly be filled with models from Japanese automakers, the show looks set to bring in some green ones. With most of the manufacturers lining up models in the hybrid segment, we have our ...

Mitsubishi i MIEV Given Away as Prize to Teacher in Hawaii

November 4, 2011 / No Comments

Can u imagine becoming the proud owner of a Mitsubishi car without even spending a penny? You may think that it is beyond imagination. But a teacher has managed to get it as a pretty big prize! Chad Miller, who works as a high school teacher in Kailua, Hawaii, won a Mitsubishi iMIEV provided by his local Mitsu dealer for a ...

Mitsubishi Solar-Powered Charging Station Up and Running

July 15, 2011 / No Comments

Every top automaker seems to be making an electric version. But Mitsubishi has done something different and relevant. On the 7th of this month, Mitsubishi presented before the world its solar-powered charging station located at its headquarters in Cypress, CA. This venture has its relevance manifold because implementing viable charging stations for EVs is as important as its manufacturing. Also, considering ...

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