Mitsubishi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53624/more en Mitsubishi Looks to Connect With Younger Buyers http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/mitsubishi-looks-connect-younger-buyers <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The inclusion of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay infotainment systems in the 1.2L, 3-cyl. Mirage offers functionality “today’s young buyers are absolutely going to love,” Mitsubishi Motors North America executive Don Swearingen says.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/mitsubishi-looks-connect-younger-buyers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/mitsubishi-looks-connect-younger-buyers#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America Industry HMI U.S. Technology Miscellaneous Mitsubishi Sales & Marketing 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show Information & Entertainment Fri, 20 Nov 2015 19:11:00 +0000 1407621 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Diminutive Mirage big part of Mitsubishi&rsquo;s U.S. sales gains.</strong></p> Mitsubishi Mirage, Outlander Sport Get Design Updates, New Tech http://wardsauto.com/technology/mitsubishi-mirage-outlander-sport-get-design-updates-new-tech <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Both vehicles get new faces and improved interior fabrics, while the Mirage sees a slight bump in horsepower and better handling.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/technology/mitsubishi-mirage-outlander-sport-get-design-updates-new-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/technology/mitsubishi-mirage-outlander-sport-get-design-updates-new-tech#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America Industry U.S. Technology Miscellaneous Mitsubishi 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show Future Products Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:40:00 +0000 1398871 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Revised hood, grille, bumpers part of Mirage redo.</strong></p> Tokyo Auto Show Spotlight Dimmed Only Slightly http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/tokyo-auto-show-spotlight-dimmed-only-slightly <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Tokyo Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Tokyo show has become less significant than those in Frankfurt, Geneva, Detroit and Los Angeles. Still, as the home market for Toyota, Nissan and Honda, it affords them a chance to bedazzle with their latest technologies.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/tokyo-auto-show-spotlight-dimmed-only-slightly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/tokyo-auto-show-spotlight-dimmed-only-slightly#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Industry Japan Miscellaneous Daihatsu Honda Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Toyota Sales & Marketing 2015 Tokyo Auto Show Advertising Mon, 19 Oct 2015 09:49:00 +0000 1371881 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota Kikai glimpses at future.</strong></p> PSA, Toyota Lead Way as European Cars Get Cleaner http://wardsauto.com/industry/psa-toyota-lead-way-european-cars-get-cleaner <div class="node-body article-body">A report by Transport & Environment says the European auto industry as a whole reduced CO2 emissions 2.6% to 123.4 g/km last year from 126.8 g/km in 2013.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/psa-toyota-lead-way-european-cars-get-cleaner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/psa-toyota-lead-way-european-cars-get-cleaner#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Europe Vehicles & Technology Europe - Regional Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Technology Miscellaneous Mitsubishi Nissan Peugeot Renault Toyota Electric Vehicles Emissions Hybrid Vehicles Wed, 23 Sep 2015 08:57:00 +0000 1353441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>All-electric iOn helps Peugeot claim Europe&rsquo;s lowest CO2 emissions.</strong></p> Japanese, Korean First-Half Hybrid Sales in Reverse http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-korean-first-half-hybrid-sales-reverse <div class="node-body article-body">Still ranking as the world’s leaders, Japanese and Korean brands registered a 10% year-on-year decline in hybrid sales between January and June to an estimated 805,000 units. Hybrid production in Japan alone declined 29% to 550,181 units.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-korean-first-half-hybrid-sales-reverse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/japanese-korean-first-half-hybrid-sales-reverse#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Analysis Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) China Japan South Korea Technology Data & Insights Miscellaneous Hyundai Infiniti Kia Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Toyota Electric Vehicles Fuel-Cell Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Sales Results Mon, 21 Sep 2015 09:04:00 +0000 1350561 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Prius c top-selling model in market leader Toyota&#39;s hybrid lineup.</strong></p> Automakers Bristle at Zimbabwe’s Buy-Local Order http://wardsauto.com/industry/automakers-bristle-zimbabwe-s-buy-local-order <div class="field-byline"> Ceaser Mhukahuru </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The president of the Motor Trade Assn. of Zimbabwe says the capabilities of the country’s assemblers are so limited the directive to government agencies and public institutions to buy at least 80% locally made vehicles may be ignored.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/automakers-bristle-zimbabwe-s-buy-local-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/automakers-bristle-zimbabwe-s-buy-local-order#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Africa / Middle East Africa - Regional Industry Data & Insights Miscellaneous Chery Land Rover Mazda Mitsubishi Capacity Utilization Globalization Local Content Purchashing Trade Vehicle Assembly Thu, 10 Sep 2015 09:11:00 +0000 1338441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Local assembler Quest building Mitsubishi Triton.</strong></p> U.K. Extends Subsidies for EV, PHEV Purchases http://wardsauto.com/industry/uk-extends-subsidies-ev-phev-purchases <div class="node-body article-body">The subsidy reduces the cost of EVs and PHEVs with carbon-dioxide emissions of 75g/km or less by 35%, up to a maximum £5,000 ($7,695). Sales after six months of 2015 surpassed the full-year 2014 total.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/uk-extends-subsidies-ev-phev-purchases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/uk-extends-subsidies-ev-phev-purchases#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Engines Technology United Kingdom Miscellaneous Mitsubishi Electric Vehicles Emissions Hybrid Vehicles Incentives Tue, 08 Sep 2015 09:39:00 +0000 1339921 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi Outlander U.K.&rsquo;s most popular EV.</strong></p> Mitsubishi Puts Aging Plant on Tech’s Cutting Edge http://wardsauto.com/industry/mitsubishi-puts-aging-plant-tech-s-cutting-edge <div class="node-body article-body">The Okazaki plant produces Outlander, Outlander plug-in hybrid and RVR midsized CUVs . The RVR is sold in Europe as the ASX. More than 90% of output is exported, with Europe accounting for more than half of the total. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/mitsubishi-puts-aging-plant-tech-s-cutting-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/mitsubishi-puts-aging-plant-tech-s-cutting-edge#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific Industry Manufacturing Technology Japan Miscellaneous Mitsubishi Body Manufacturing Technology Vehicle Assembly Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:31:00 +0000 1334991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi says continuous-dipping process cuts paint loss 50%.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers Report Record 6-Month Output http://wardsauto.com/industry/japanese-automakers-report-record-6-month-output <div class="node-body article-body">Production gains by Mazda, Suzuki and Subaru maker Fuji offset declines by Toyota, Nissan, Honda and Mitsubishi.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/japanese-automakers-report-record-6-month-output" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/japanese-automakers-report-record-6-month-output#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific North America Analysis Asia Pacific - Regional Industry U.S. Japan Data & Insights Miscellaneous Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Toyota Production Wed, 12 Aug 2015 09:09:00 +0000 1329611 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Outback output surges at Subaru&rsquo;s lone U.S. plant in Lafayette, IN.&nbsp;</strong></p> Electrification Generates U.K. Motorists’ Interest http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/electrification-generates-uk-motorists-interest <div class="node-body article-body">Infrastructure provider ChargeMaster says more than 90% of electric-vehicle charging takes place at home while total charging volumes have soared 163% since 2014.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/electrification-generates-uk-motorists-interest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/miscellaneous/electrification-generates-uk-motorists-interest#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Industry Alternative (EVs, HEVs, FCVs) Technology United Kingdom Miscellaneous Audi BMW Mitsubishi Nissan Renault Toyota Volkswagen Charging Electric Vehicles Incentives Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) Fri, 07 Aug 2015 10:01:00 +0000 1326571 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Expanded charging infrastructure to keep Prius PHEV going.</strong></p>