The Truth About Cars » Mitsubishi Galant http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:53:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Mitsubishi Galant http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Junkyard Find: 1976 Dodge Colt http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/junkyard-find-1976-dodge-colt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/junkyard-find-1976-dodge-colt/#comments Wed, 24 Jun 2015 11:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1096361 We’ve seen plenty of front–wheel–drive Colts in this series, but (prior to today) the only example of the rear-wheel drive Dodge-badged Mitsubishi Colt Galant we’d seen was this lichen-covered ’72 wagon. On a recent trip to California, I spotted this coastal-rusty example of tape-striped Malaise Mitsubishi glory. Obviously, this car sat outdoors and neglected for […]

The post Junkyard Find: 1976 Dodge Colt appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
We’ve seen plenty of front–wheel–drive Colts in this series, but (prior to today) the only example of the rear-wheel drive Dodge-badged Mitsubishi Colt Galant we’d seen was this lichen-covered ’72 wagon. On a recent trip to California, I spotted this coastal-rusty example of tape-striped Malaise Mitsubishi glory. Obviously, this car sat outdoors and neglected for […]

The post Junkyard Find: 1976 Dodge Colt appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/junkyard-find-1976-dodge-colt/feed/ 28
Mitsubishi Without A Midsize Sedan For America http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/mitsubishi-without-a-midsize-sedan-for-america/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/mitsubishi-without-a-midsize-sedan-for-america/#comments Thu, 29 Aug 2013 11:09:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=502393 Calling out one’s prediction for Mitsubishi’s demise is an easy activity that requires one to put little at stake. With a stale product lineup, sagging sales and nothing on the horizon save for a B-Segment hatchback, Mitsubishi’s future looks bleak. But that’s not the main reason why I am pessimistic about the brand’s future in […]

The post Mitsubishi Without A Midsize Sedan For America appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
Calling out one’s prediction for Mitsubishi’s demise is an easy activity that requires one to put little at stake. With a stale product lineup, sagging sales and nothing on the horizon save for a B-Segment hatchback, Mitsubishi’s future looks bleak. But that’s not the main reason why I am pessimistic about the brand’s future in […]

The post Mitsubishi Without A Midsize Sedan For America appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/mitsubishi-without-a-midsize-sedan-for-america/feed/ 82
Junkyard Find: 1989 Mitsubishi Sigma http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/junkyard-find-1989-mitsubishi-sigma/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/junkyard-find-1989-mitsubishi-sigma/#comments Thu, 06 Sep 2012 13:00:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=459119 Remember the Mitsubishi Sigma? Nobody does! It was a semi-oddball four-door hardtop version of the Galant that was sold in the United States just for the 1989 and 1990 model years, and I believe this car— which I spotted at a San Francisco Bay Area self-service yard over the weekend— is the first one I’ve […]

The post Junkyard Find: 1989 Mitsubishi Sigma appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
Remember the Mitsubishi Sigma? Nobody does! It was a semi-oddball four-door hardtop version of the Galant that was sold in the United States just for the 1989 and 1990 model years, and I believe this car— which I spotted at a San Francisco Bay Area self-service yard over the weekend— is the first one I’ve […]

The post Junkyard Find: 1989 Mitsubishi Sigma appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/junkyard-find-1989-mitsubishi-sigma/feed/ 27
Ur-Turn: Why Buy A Mitsubishi? One Reader’s Experience http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/ur-turn-why-buy-a-mitsubishi-one-readers-experience/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/ur-turn-why-buy-a-mitsubishi-one-readers-experience/#comments Tue, 28 Aug 2012 13:00:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=458052 |Reader Josh Howard relates the story of why he recommended a Mitsubishi to a co-worker…he’s a brave soul After reading Derek’s excellent piece on Mitsubishi and their irrelevance in the American marketplace, I began thinking about the brand, and their history in the United States. A few months ago, I went against my better instincts […]

The post Ur-Turn: Why Buy A Mitsubishi? One Reader’s Experience appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
|Reader Josh Howard relates the story of why he recommended a Mitsubishi to a co-worker…he’s a brave soul After reading Derek’s excellent piece on Mitsubishi and their irrelevance in the American marketplace, I began thinking about the brand, and their history in the United States. A few months ago, I went against my better instincts […]

The post Ur-Turn: Why Buy A Mitsubishi? One Reader’s Experience appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/ur-turn-why-buy-a-mitsubishi-one-readers-experience/feed/ 48
Junkyard Find, Cold Blasted Edition: 1991 Mitsubishi Galant http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/junkyard-find-cold-blasted-edition-1991-mitsubishi-galant/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/junkyard-find-cold-blasted-edition-1991-mitsubishi-galant/#comments Mon, 16 Jul 2012 13:00:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=452855 I’m always on the lookout for weird Mitsubishi products when I’m visiting wrecking yards, but the dawn of the 1990s brought less distinctive styling to Mitsubishis and they tend to hide in the background as I’m walking the rows of cast-off machines. The bullet holes in this 21-year-old Galant, however, caught my eye. We’ll return […]

The post Junkyard Find, Cold Blasted Edition: 1991 Mitsubishi Galant appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
I’m always on the lookout for weird Mitsubishi products when I’m visiting wrecking yards, but the dawn of the 1990s brought less distinctive styling to Mitsubishis and they tend to hide in the background as I’m walking the rows of cast-off machines. The bullet holes in this 21-year-old Galant, however, caught my eye. We’ll return […]

The post Junkyard Find, Cold Blasted Edition: 1991 Mitsubishi Galant appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/junkyard-find-cold-blasted-edition-1991-mitsubishi-galant/feed/ 18
Junkyard Find: 1982 Plymouth Sapporo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/junkyard-find-1982-plymouth-sapporo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/junkyard-find-1982-plymouth-sapporo/#comments Thu, 15 Dec 2011 14:00:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=422454 When you find a ’72 Dodge Colt wagon and an ’83 Mitsubishi Cordia within 15 feet of one another in a self-service junkyard, what more could you ask for? Why, you could go for the Mitsubishi Trifecta and ask for a Plymouth Sapporo right next to both of them! During my recent trip to California, […]

The post Junkyard Find: 1982 Plymouth Sapporo appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
When you find a ’72 Dodge Colt wagon and an ’83 Mitsubishi Cordia within 15 feet of one another in a self-service junkyard, what more could you ask for? Why, you could go for the Mitsubishi Trifecta and ask for a Plymouth Sapporo right next to both of them! During my recent trip to California, […]

The post Junkyard Find: 1982 Plymouth Sapporo appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

]]>
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/junkyard-find-1982-plymouth-sapporo/feed/ 45