Mitsubishi http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53624/more en Thailand’s Auto-Sales Juggernaut Loses More Steam http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thailand-s-auto-sales-juggernaut-loses-more-steam <div class="node-body article-body">An industry official attributes last month’s 29.2% sales skid to the psychological impact on consumer spending from the political turmoil earlier in the year and the resulting economic slowdown.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thailand-s-auto-sales-juggernaut-loses-more-steam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thailand-s-auto-sales-juggernaut-loses-more-steam#comments Premium Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Indonesia Thailand Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Politics Production Sales Results Trade Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:50:00 +0000 1090471 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi Triton virtually alone among 1-ton pickup sales gainers in July.</strong></p> Toyota Remains Unchallenged Global Hybrid Leader http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/toyota-remains-unchallenged-global-hybrid-leader <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota sold 665,740 hybrids in the year’s first six months, 4.1% ahead of last year's record pace. Honda followed with global sales of 158,696 units, a 105.8% spike, while Hyundai jumped 33% to 27,118.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/toyota-remains-unchallenged-global-hybrid-leader" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/toyota-remains-unchallenged-global-hybrid-leader#comments Public Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Honda Hyundai Infiniti Kia Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Subaru Toyota Electric Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Production Sales Results Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:22:00 +0000 1087731 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Aqua, sold outside Japan as Prius C, top-selling hybrid through June.</strong></p> U.K. Car Sales Gains Carry Into Third Straight Year http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/uk-car-sales-gains-carry-third-straight-year <div class="node-body article-body">With sales up 10.1% on the year, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders raises its full-year forecast to 2.45 million deliveries, 8.1% ahead of last year’s 2,264,737.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/uk-car-sales-gains-carry-third-straight-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/uk-car-sales-gains-carry-third-straight-year#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology United Kingdom Ford Mitsubishi Opel/Vauxhall Hybrid Vehicles Sales Results Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:30:00 +0000 1079041 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi lineup gets spark from Outlander plug-in hybrid.</strong></p> 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>