Mitsubishi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53624/more en U.S. Big-Truck Sales Rally in June http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-big-truck-sales-rally-june <div class="node-body article-body">Class 8 sales jumped 31.8% on volume of 19,373 units, compared with 15,929 in the same period year-ago. Daimler led the heavy-duty group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-big-truck-sales-rally-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-big-truck-sales-rally-june#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Ford Freightliner Isuzu Mitsubishi Navistar Ram Sales Results Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:55:00 +0000 1057131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Freightliner&rsquo;s June sales push Daimler Class 8 deliveries higher.</strong></p> Mitsubishi Makes Another Move to Solidify Production Base in Philippines http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mitsubishi-makes-another-move-solidify-production-base-philippines <div class="node-body article-body">Purchase of a controlling stake in a local transmission operation follows on the heels of a deal to acquire former Ford plants in March.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mitsubishi-makes-another-move-solidify-production-base-philippines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mitsubishi-makes-another-move-solidify-production-base-philippines#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Philippines Mitsubishi Component Globalization Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:40:00 +0000 1055021 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Sales of locally built Adventure topped 100,000 mark in April.</strong></p> Oz First-Half Sales Robust But Dip Year-on-Year http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/oz-first-half-sales-robust-dip-year-year <div class="node-body article-body">First-half deliveries were about 100,000 units shy of the record set in the 2012-2013 financial year, resulting in a 2.4% decline from that total.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/oz-first-half-sales-robust-dip-year-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/oz-first-half-sales-robust-dip-year-year#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Asia Pacific Audi Holden Hyundai Kia Mazda Mitsubishi Toyota Sales Results Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:55:00 +0000 1053531 at http://wardsauto.com Most Brands Decline in J.D. Power IQS http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/most-brands-decline-jd-power-iqs <div class="node-body article-body">More than half of U.S. auto brands measured fell from 2013 to 2014, with all GM brands, Audi, Chrysler, Fiat, Honda, Toyota and Volkswagen losing ground.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/most-brands-decline-jd-power-iqs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/most-brands-decline-jd-power-iqs#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. BMW Chrysler Ford General Motors Honda Hyundai Mazda Mercedes Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Volkswagen Vehicles & Technology Acura Audi BMW Buick Cadillac Chevrolet Chrysler Dodge Fiat Ford General Motors GMC Honda Hyundai Initial Quality Study IQS J.D. Power & Associates Jeep Kia Lexus Lincoln Mercedes-Benz Nissan Ram Scion Subaru Toyota Volkswagen Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 1041701 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Fiat dead last among brands in 2014 IQS.</strong></p> CV Gains Highlight Strong May Result in New Zealand http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/cv-gains-highlight-strong-may-result-new-zealand <div class="node-body article-body">The 3,262 commercial-vehicle registrations were up 11% from year-ago and the strongest May since the industry began keeping records.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/cv-gains-highlight-strong-may-result-new-zealand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/cv-gains-highlight-strong-may-result-new-zealand#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific New Zealand Ford Holden Mitsubishi Toyota Sales Results Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:55:00 +0000 1032381 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota brand set car-sales pace in May, but Suzuki Swift was top-selling model.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers Expect Gains to Continue in Fiscal 2014 http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Lesser players Suzuki and Subaru manufacturer Fuji Heavy Industries posted both record earnings and sales in fiscal 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Japan Daihatsu Hino Honda Isuzu Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Suzuki Toyota Finance Production Sales Results Thu, 29 May 2014 11:01:00 +0000 1028131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>N-BOX Japan&rsquo;s best-selling kei car in 2013.</strong></p> Mitsubishi Thailand Hits Production Milestone http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/mitsubishi-thailand-hits-production-milestone <div class="node-body article-body">Some 1,148,000 current-gen L200s have been sold since 2005, with Thai domestic deliveries totaling 263,000 units and export volume reaching 885,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/mitsubishi-thailand-hits-production-milestone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/mitsubishi-thailand-hits-production-milestone#comments Premium Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Mitsubishi Sales & Marketing Vehicle Assembly Wed, 28 May 2014 09:22:00 +0000 1028201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Thai-built L200 (Triton) exported to 158 countries.</strong></p> Williams Vows to Keep Focus on South as UAW Chief http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/williams-vows-keep-focus-south-uaw-chief <div class="field-byline"> Joseph Szczesny </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As the UAW’s regional director in Illinois Williams has dealt extensively with the Detroit Three automakers, Caterpillar, Case, Mitsubishi and Navistar, where he has been a board member for seven years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/williams-vows-keep-focus-south-uaw-chief" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/williams-vows-keep-focus-south-uaw-chief#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers North America U.S. Chrysler Ford General Motors Mitsubishi Volkswagen Employment Labor & Human Resources United Auto Workers (UAW) Bob King Chattanooga Dennis Williams Gary Walkowitz Joe Ashton Normal Fri, 23 May 2014 11:22:00 +0000 1024771 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Dennis Williams at his desk in Solidarity House.</strong></p> BMW on Oz Subsidies for EV: It Doesn’t Hurt to Ask http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-oz-subsidies-ev-it-doesn-t-hurt-ask <div class="node-body article-body">Even if BMW is denied government help in lowering the i3’s price, the automaker believes the car will succeed because it will be available both as an all-electric vehicle and as an EV with a range extender.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-oz-subsidies-ev-it-doesn-t-hurt-ask" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/bmw-oz-subsidies-ev-it-doesn-t-hurt-ask#comments Public Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Australia BMW Ford Holden Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Electric Vehicles Finance Incentives Restructuring Trade Phil Horton Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:49:00 +0000 996321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Government mum on automaker&rsquo;s bid for help cutting EV&rsquo;s ‟premium price.&rdquo;</strong></p> Russia Spurns Automakers’ Bid for Additional Aid http://wardsauto.com/europe/russia-spurns-automakers-bid-additional-aid <div class="node-body article-body">While disappointed by the government’s rejection, the automakers say they have no plans to reduce their investment programs in Russia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/russia-spurns-automakers-bid-additional-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/russia-spurns-automakers-bid-additional-aid#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Russia AvtoVAZ Ford Hyundai Mitsubishi PSA Renault Volkswagen Capacity Utilization Finance Globalization Incentives Inventories Production Trade Bruno Ancelin Denis Manturov Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade Scrappage Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:19:00 +0000 986611 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Daimler considering Mercedes assembly in Russia despite stagnant market.</strong></p>