Mitsubishi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53624/more en Analyst Scorecard Shows Japanese Automakers Humming Along http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/analyst-scorecard-shows-japanese-automakers-humming-along <div class="node-body article-body">Favorable exchange rates, growing new-vehicle demand worldwide and some astute management moves play a role in the positive near-term outlook. Weaknesses? There are some, says CLSA’s Chris Richter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/analyst-scorecard-shows-japanese-automakers-humming-along" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/analyst-scorecard-shows-japanese-automakers-humming-along#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Asia Pacific Japan Fuji Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Finance Fri, 01 May 2015 11:42:00 +0000 1267051 at http://wardsauto.com <p class="NormalNoSpace"><b>Mazda&rsquo;s Mexican assembly plant factor in its &ldquo;remarkable&rdquo; transformation.</b><o:p></o:p></p> Ally Replaces Mitsubishi’s Captive Lender http://wardsauto.com/finance-insurance-resource-center/ally-replaces-mitsubishi-s-captive-lender <div class="node-body article-body">Broadening an existing relationship, a new agreement brings all of Ally’s financial products and services to the automaker’s nearly 380 U.S. dealers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/finance-insurance-resource-center/ally-replaces-mitsubishi-s-captive-lender" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/finance-insurance-resource-center/ally-replaces-mitsubishi-s-captive-lender#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Finance & Insurance Resource Center North America U.S. Ally Mitsubishi Retail Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:51:00 +0000 1269261 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Dealers stayed loyal through good, bad times, Mitsubishi&rsquo;s Swearingen says.&nbsp;</strong></p> PHEVs Storm U.S. http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/phevs-storm-us <div class="node-body gallery-body">A slew of luxury plug-in hybrid electric vehicles begin rolling out this year, raising a first challenge to the dominance of traditional hybrids.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/phevs-storm-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/phevs-storm-us#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Audi BMW Cadillac Chevrolet Honda Mercedes Mitsubishi Porsche Volkswagen Electric Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:59:00 +0000 1257861 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>PHEVs Storm U.S.<span class="rangySelectionBoundary" id="selectionBoundary_1428950417762_9730608864566231"></span></strong></p> Government Backing Helps U.K. Vehicle Fleet Go Green http://wardsauto.com/politics/government-backing-helps-uk-vehicle-fleet-go-green <div class="node-body article-body">An increasing number of models qualify for a £5,000 ($7,484) plug-in subsidy, putting the government well on the way toward reaching its goal of ULEVs making up 5% of all new registrations by 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/government-backing-helps-uk-vehicle-fleet-go-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/government-backing-helps-uk-vehicle-fleet-go-green#comments Premium Auto Makers Politics Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom BMW Mitsubishi Nissan Politics Electric Vehicles Emissions Incentives Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:08:00 +0000 1263101 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Interest in low-emissions Mitsubishi Outlander high.</strong></p> Tax Changes Spark March Car-Sales Jump in Malaysia http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/tax-changes-spark-march-car-sales-jump-malaysia <div class="node-body article-body">Vehicle prices were expected to fall after the new 6% GST replaced a 10% sales and services tax April 1, but dealers spent March offering even better deals to clear stock bought under the now-expired higher tax.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/tax-changes-spark-march-car-sales-jump-malaysia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/tax-changes-spark-march-car-sales-jump-malaysia#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Dealers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Malaysia Ford Mitsubishi Politics Production Sales Results Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:26:00 +0000 1261881 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>EcoSport helps blue oval achieve best-ever month in Malaysia.</strong></p> Thai Auto Sales Stay Stuck in Economic Doldrums http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thai-auto-sales-stay-stuck-economic-doldrums <div class="node-body article-body">A Toyota executive says February’s results were impacted by a rural drought that is cutting production and income and impacting farmers’ decisions on new-vehicle purchases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thai-auto-sales-stay-stuck-economic-doldrums" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thai-auto-sales-stay-stuck-economic-doldrums#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Sales Results Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1248401 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hilux&nbsp;(<em>above</em>)&nbsp;1,590 units up on Isuzu D-Max in 1-ton pickup segment through February.</strong></p> Yen Falls But Japanese Automakers’ Profits Rise http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/yen-falls-japanese-automakers-profits-rise <div class="node-body article-body">Years of deep cost-cutting, consolidating platforms, expanding production outside Japan and sharp focus on product planning have lifted the companies out of the depths of the recession triggered in 2008, industry analyst Chris Richter says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/yen-falls-japanese-automakers-profits-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/yen-falls-japanese-automakers-profits-rise#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Asia Pacific Japan Daihatsu Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Toyota Finance Restructuring Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:17:00 +0000 1246281 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Global top seller Corolla helps lift Toyota to record earnings.</strong></p> Aussie Motorists Chasing Glamor Look North to Japan http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/aussie-motorists-chasing-glamor-look-north-japan <div class="node-body article-body">Roy Morgan Research finds four of the five most popular makes of sports cars, coupes and 2-door convertibles in the country are Japanese. Among their 326,000 owners, 11.1% drive a Mitsubishi, followed by Toyota, BMW, Nissan and Mazda.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/aussie-motorists-chasing-glamor-look-north-japan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/aussie-motorists-chasing-glamor-look-north-japan#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Japan BMW Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Vehicles in Operation Fri, 13 Mar 2015 09:04:00 +0000 1241801 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota 86 GTS descended from 2000 GT featured in James Bond film.</strong></p> Shuttered Oz Auto Plant Reborn as Research Center http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/shuttered-oz-auto-plant-reborn-research-center <div class="node-body article-body">The former Mitsubishi – and before that Chrysler – manufacturing site has reopened as Flinders University’s new A$120 million teaching and research center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/shuttered-oz-auto-plant-reborn-research-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/shuttered-oz-auto-plant-reborn-research-center#comments Premium Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Australia Holden Mitsubishi Plants & Production Vehicles & Technology Thu, 12 Mar 2015 08:30:00 +0000 1241061 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Rendering shows new home of five university ventures.</strong></p> Utes Leave Cars in Dust as Oz Sales Grow in February http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/utes-leave-cars-dust-oz-sales-grow-february <div class="node-body article-body">A 23.8% spike in SUV deliveries offset a 6.6% drop in the car segment, raising year-to-date sales 2% to 172,540 units.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/utes-leave-cars-dust-oz-sales-grow-february" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/utes-leave-cars-dust-oz-sales-grow-february#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Hyundai Mazda Mitsubishi Subaru Toyota Sales Results Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:56:00 +0000 1237201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hyundai ix35 top seller in hot small-SUV segment.</strong></p>