OKAZAKI, Japan – Mitsubishi Motors Corp. is pinning its future in the key U.S. market on the success of its upcoming C-segment vehicles, the ’07 Outlander cross/utility vehicle and ’08 Lancer compact car. The auto maker is looking to replicate its current streak in Japan, where brand sales have risen 114% January-April vs. prior-year thanks in part to the success of the new Outlander. On the market in Japan since last fall, the Outlander has managed to outsell Toyota Motor Corp.’s new ...
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