Mitsubishi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53624/more en 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> Seven Automakers Now Behind U.K.’s ULEV Campaign http://wardsauto.com/politics/seven-automakers-now-behind-uk-s-ulev-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Between them, the seven Go Ultra Low manufacturing members boast 15 ULEVs across a variety of models, from family cars and vans to SUVs and high-performance sports cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/seven-automakers-now-behind-uk-s-ulev-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/seven-automakers-now-behind-uk-s-ulev-campaign#comments Public Auto Makers Politics Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom Audi Mitsubishi Volkswagen Politics Advertising Emissions Hybrid Vehicles Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) Fri, 20 Feb 2015 17:55:00 +0000 1229591 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>A few of the 20 ULEV models available in U.K.</strong></p> Global Hybrid Leader Toyota’s 2014 Sales Slip 1.0% http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/global-hybrid-leader-toyota-s-2014-sales-slip-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Honda, Mitsubishi, Subaru were among the automakers reporting improved hybrid sales in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/global-hybrid-leader-toyota-s-2014-sales-slip-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/global-hybrid-leader-toyota-s-2014-sales-slip-10#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Europe North America China U.S. Japan France South Korea Ford General Motors Honda Hyundai Kia Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Renault Subaru Toyota Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:49:00 +0000 1226951 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Prius c retains sales title despite 11.3% slip in home market.</strong></p> Mitsubishi Plans Cautious Product Push in U.S. http://wardsauto.com/north-america/mitsubishi-plans-cautious-product-push-us <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Chicago Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In addition to a new-gen Montero based on its Chicago concept vehicle, the brand plans a Mirage sedan and Outlander plug-in, and is discussing joint-venture deals with Renault and other automakers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/mitsubishi-plans-cautious-product-push-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/mitsubishi-plans-cautious-product-push-us#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Mitsubishi 2015 Chicago Auto Show Future Products Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:39:00 +0000 1224431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GC-PHEV concept basis for next Montero.</strong></p> Mitsubishi Concept Beefs Up, Electrifies Montero http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mitsubishi-concept-beefs-electrifies-montero <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Chicago Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept rendition is a gasoline/electric plug-in hybrid that teams a supercharged 3.0L, 335-hp gasoline V-6 and 8-speed automatic with a 94-hp electric motor powered by lithium-ion batteries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mitsubishi-concept-beefs-electrifies-montero" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mitsubishi-concept-beefs-electrifies-montero#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Mitsubishi Sales & Marketing 2015 Chicago Auto Show Blindspot Detection Cameras Exterior Hybrid Vehicles Information & Entertainment Li-ion Pedestrian Protection Supercharger Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:30:00 +0000 1222281 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi concept has power to spare &ndash; for home use.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers’ 2014 Production Best on Record http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/japanese-automakers-2014-production-best-record <div class="node-body article-body">The major automakers’ shares of overseas production ranged from 21.7% by Fuji (Subaru) to 80.5% by Nissan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/japanese-automakers-2014-production-best-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/japanese-automakers-2014-production-best-record#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Japan Daihatsu Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Toyota Production Sales Results Vehicle Assembly Thu, 05 Feb 2015 10:31:00 +0000 1216871 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Aqua top-selling model in global leader Toyota&rsquo;s home market.</strong></p> Mitsubishi to Inaugurate New Philippines Plant Amidst Record Market http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/mitsubishi-inaugurate-new-philippines-plant-amidst-record-market <div class="node-body article-body">The Japanese automaker’s new plant, a former Ford facility, will have an initial capacity of 50,000 units annually, but can be upgraded to 100,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/mitsubishi-inaugurate-new-philippines-plant-amidst-record-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/mitsubishi-inaugurate-new-philippines-plant-amidst-record-market#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Philippines Mitsubishi Sales Results Vehicle Assembly Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1210721 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi Cainta plant built last vehicle Dec. 16.</strong></p> Oz LV Sales Top 1 Million for Third Time in 2014 http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-lv-sales-top-1-million-third-time-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota finished the year with an 18.3% market share, ahead of GM Holden, Mazda, Hyundai and Ford. The Japanese automaker led the market for a 12th straight year and 18th time overall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-lv-sales-top-1-million-third-time-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-lv-sales-top-1-million-third-time-2014#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Ford Holden Hyundai Mazda Mitsubishi Subaru Toyota Sales Results Wed, 07 Jan 2015 10:39:00 +0000 1194641 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Market leader Toyota range includes boxy Rukus compact.</strong></p> Weak Yen Fuels Strong Year for Japanese Automakers http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/weak-yen-fuels-strong-year-japanese-automakers <div class="node-body article-body">Domestic sales fell after the national consumption tax was increased April 1, but the decline was offset by brisk demand in North America and the effects of the weaker yen against the dollar, among other pluses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/weak-yen-fuels-strong-year-japanese-automakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/weak-yen-fuels-strong-year-japanese-automakers#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Europe North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional Japan Daihatsu Honda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Suzuki Toyota Finance Production Sales Results Vehicle Assembly Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:03:00 +0000 1185041 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Rogue helps power Nissan&rsquo;s bullish sales forecast.</strong></p> Thai Government Offers Encouragement to Automakers http://wardsauto.com/politics/thai-government-offers-encouragement-automakers <div class="node-body article-body">Industry Minister Chakramon Phasukvanich says upcoming excise-tax changes will lower retail prices of eco-cars and hybrids. The new tax will be based on carbon-dioxide emissions, E-85 compatibility and fuel efficiency instead of engine size.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/thai-government-offers-encouragement-automakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/thai-government-offers-encouragement-automakers#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Ford General Motors Mitsubishi Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Emissions Finance Fuel Economy Incentives Production Sales Results Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:04:00 +0000 1179251 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Government lowering taxes on eco-cars including Mitsubishi Mirage.</strong></p>