The Truth About Cars » Mitsubishi http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:00:49 +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 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Digestible Collectible: 1990 Eagle Talon TSi http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/digestible-collectible-1990-eagle-talon-tsi/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/digestible-collectible-1990-eagle-talon-tsi/#comments Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:00:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1281994 For me, certain car brands evoke strong emotions. Nissan is certainly one that will always get the benefit of great memories, even if some of their current products are less than memorable. Conversely, I have reservations with Ford. As much as I enjoyed the Fusion I drove last month, the Focus I owned at the […]

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For me, certain car brands evoke strong emotions. Nissan is certainly one that will always get the benefit of great memories, even if some of their current products are less than memorable. Conversely, I have reservations with Ford. As much as I enjoyed the Fusion I drove last month, the Focus I owned at the […]

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Mitsubishi Mirage G4 Sedan is Coming, On Sale This Spring in US http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/mitsubishi-mirage-sedang4attrage-coming-canada/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/mitsubishi-mirage-sedang4attrage-coming-canada/#comments Mon, 25 Jan 2016 19:00:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1272857 Mitsubishi in Canada on Monday posted a teaser shot of the rear end of the new Mitsubishi Attrage that’ll make its debut in Toronto at the 2016 Canadian International Auto Show next month before it goes on sale in the U.S. and Canada. Mitsubishi’s spokesman John Arnone posted a picture of himself standing next to […]

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Mitsubishi in Canada on Monday posted a teaser shot of the rear end of the new Mitsubishi Attrage that’ll make its debut in Toronto at the 2016 Canadian International Auto Show next month before it goes on sale in the U.S. and Canada. Mitsubishi’s spokesman John Arnone posted a picture of himself standing next to […]

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Cheap Car Wars Canada: 2016 Chevrolet Spark Gets $9,995 CAD Price Tag, and Americans Should Be Seriously Pissed Off http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/cheap-car-wars-canada-2016-chevrolet-spark-gets-9995-cad-price-tag-americans-seriously-pissed-off/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/cheap-car-wars-canada-2016-chevrolet-spark-gets-9995-cad-price-tag-americans-seriously-pissed-off/#comments Fri, 15 Jan 2016 18:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1267561 Chevrolet might be trying to sell its newest Spark in the United States for $12,660 ($13,535 with freight), but the automaker is bringing its game to other low-priced subcompacts in Canada with a starting price of $9,995 CAD ($11,595 CAD with freight/PDI). That means the Spark costs $6,880 USD on the Canadian side of the border after adjusting […]

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Chevrolet might be trying to sell its newest Spark in the United States for $12,660 ($13,535 with freight), but the automaker is bringing its game to other low-priced subcompacts in Canada with a starting price of $9,995 CAD ($11,595 CAD with freight/PDI). That means the Spark costs $6,880 USD on the Canadian side of the border after adjusting […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Elio’s Already on Thin Ice; Magna and Getrag Seal Their Deal, No Normal Buyer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-elios-already-thin-ice-magna-getrag-seal-deal-no-normal-buyer/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-elios-already-thin-ice-magna-getrag-seal-deal-no-normal-buyer/#comments Thu, 07 Jan 2016 17:00:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1259121 Regulators may rain on Elio’s parade even before they got started. That, Volvo takes a serious stab at full-size luxury conventional wisdom, the big get bigger and Ford’s hybrids only go so far … after the break! Elio may be out, before it was even in The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is considering a […]

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Regulators may rain on Elio’s parade even before they got started. That, Volvo takes a serious stab at full-size luxury conventional wisdom, the big get bigger and Ford’s hybrids only go so far … after the break! Elio may be out, before it was even in The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is considering a […]

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Junkyard Find: 1995 Eagle Summit AWD Wagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-1995-eagle-summit-awd-wagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/junkyard-find-1995-eagle-summit-awd-wagon/#comments Wed, 16 Dec 2015 13:00:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1241305 It’s hard to keep track of all the twists and turns of the drama involving Chrysler, Mitsubishi, and American Motors vehicles and branding during the last quarter of the 20th century — and that’s without even bringing Rootes Group stuff into the cast of characters. The Eagle Summit Wagon, which was a left-hand-drive Mitsubishi RVR […]

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It’s hard to keep track of all the twists and turns of the drama involving Chrysler, Mitsubishi, and American Motors vehicles and branding during the last quarter of the 20th century — and that’s without even bringing Rootes Group stuff into the cast of characters. The Eagle Summit Wagon, which was a left-hand-drive Mitsubishi RVR […]

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Mitsubishi Won’t Build Another Montero/Pajero http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/mitsubishi-wont-build-another-monteropajero/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/mitsubishi-wont-build-another-monteropajero/#comments Sat, 12 Dec 2015 15:30:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1240801 According to a report last week from Japan’s Nikkei, the Mitsubishi Montero — known as the Pajero in other global markets — is totally, completely, and utterly dead. Mitsubishi will instead focus on crossovers and electrification going forward. Mitsubishi had teased “The Return of a Legend” earlier this year before the Chicago Auto Show, which many […]

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According to a report last week from Japan’s Nikkei, the Mitsubishi Montero — known as the Pajero in other global markets — is totally, completely, and utterly dead. Mitsubishi will instead focus on crossovers and electrification going forward. Mitsubishi had teased “The Return of a Legend” earlier this year before the Chicago Auto Show, which many […]

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Hit The Lights On Your Way Out: Mitsubishi Closes Normal Plant After 27 Years http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/hit-lights-way-mitsubishi-closes-normal-plant-27-years/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/hit-lights-way-mitsubishi-closes-normal-plant-27-years/#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2015 19:30:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1232457 Monday was the final day for many workers at Mitsubishi’s Normal, Illinois facility as the plant mostly shuttered operations after 27 years. WEEK reported that roughly 900 workers finished work Monday before turning in their badges at the plant. About 300 workers will stay until May to produce parts for Mitsubishi, who announced in July that the […]

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Monday was the final day for many workers at Mitsubishi’s Normal, Illinois facility as the plant mostly shuttered operations after 27 years. WEEK reported that roughly 900 workers finished work Monday before turning in their badges at the plant. About 300 workers will stay until May to produce parts for Mitsubishi, who announced in July that the […]

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Mitsubishi Gives Up on i-MiEV in the States, Will Build Any Crossover You Like http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/mitsubishi-gives-miev-states-will-build-crossover-like/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/mitsubishi-gives-miev-states-will-build-crossover-like/#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2015 19:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1232393 Mitsubishi’s sedan offering in the United States may very likely begin and end with its Mirage (which Mark says they didn’t ruin for 2017) as the company builds more and more crossovers to sell. “We are strong in SUVs and four-wheel drives. And that is what we would like to focus on as core models in […]

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Mitsubishi’s sedan offering in the United States may very likely begin and end with its Mirage (which Mark says they didn’t ruin for 2017) as the company builds more and more crossovers to sell. “We are strong in SUVs and four-wheel drives. And that is what we would like to focus on as core models in […]

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A Selective History Of Minitrucks, Part Two: The Empire Strikes Back, Then Gives Up http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/selective-history-minitrucks-part-two-empire-strikes-back-gives/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/selective-history-minitrucks-part-two-empire-strikes-back-gives/#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2015 16:00:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1230073 In Part One of this minitruckin’ history, we covered how the Big 3 provided their dealers with “captive import” minitrucks from Mazda, Isuzu, and Mitsubishi during the Seventies. By 1975 or thereabouts, both GM and Ford were convinced that the small-pickup market was not a fad and began digging their own products out of the […]

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In Part One of this minitruckin’ history, we covered how the Big 3 provided their dealers with “captive import” minitrucks from Mazda, Isuzu, and Mitsubishi during the Seventies. By 1975 or thereabouts, both GM and Ford were convinced that the small-pickup market was not a fad and began digging their own products out of the […]

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A Selective History of Captive Minitrucks, Part One: When America Couldn’t Compete http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/selective-history-captive-minitrucks-part-one-america-couldnt-compete/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/selective-history-captive-minitrucks-part-one-america-couldnt-compete/#comments Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:00:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1227377 I was having a conversation with a female friend a few weeks ago and she admitted to having “fooled around” in no fewer than four different brands of minitrucks during the Nineties and Oughties. I suppose in her case that would be the Noughties — but that’s besides the point. I should also mention that […]

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I was having a conversation with a female friend a few weeks ago and she admitted to having “fooled around” in no fewer than four different brands of minitrucks during the Nineties and Oughties. I suppose in her case that would be the Noughties — but that’s besides the point. I should also mention that […]

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LA 2015: Mitsubishi Actually Fixed The 2017 Mirage, You Guys http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/la-2015-mitsubishi-actually-fixed-the-2017-mirage-you-guys/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/la-2015-mitsubishi-actually-fixed-the-2017-mirage-you-guys/#comments Thu, 19 Nov 2015 15:12:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1222937 Seriously, they did! Look at it! Instead of being some anonymous South Asian egg, the Mitsubishi Mirage now looks like an anonymous European egg. Okay, okay. It isn’t going to set your heart alight with desire, but Mitsubishi has done a stellar job upgrading the Mirage with the few resources it has at its disposal. This little […]

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Seriously, they did! Look at it! Instead of being some anonymous South Asian egg, the Mitsubishi Mirage now looks like an anonymous European egg. Okay, okay. It isn’t going to set your heart alight with desire, but Mitsubishi has done a stellar job upgrading the Mirage with the few resources it has at its disposal. This little […]

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Los Angeles Fakers: TTAC Heads To L.A. So Here’s Your Auto Show Primer http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/los-angeles-fakers-ttac-heads-l-heres-auto-show-primer/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/los-angeles-fakers-ttac-heads-l-heres-auto-show-primer/#comments Mon, 16 Nov 2015 22:15:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1220369 Like Randy Newman, automakers love Los Angeles this week as the industry descends on Southern California for two days (really, one-and-a-half days) to showcase their latest and greatest. Automakers are lining up to show off their wares Wednesday (Cadillac is a lone exception for Thursday) so we’ll reuse our tuxes without dry cleaning for two days, we guess. […]

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Like Randy Newman, automakers love Los Angeles this week as the industry descends on Southern California for two days (really, one-and-a-half days) to showcase their latest and greatest. Automakers are lining up to show off their wares Wednesday (Cadillac is a lone exception for Thursday) so we’ll reuse our tuxes without dry cleaning for two days, we guess. […]

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Los Angeles 2015: Mitsubishi to Reveal 2016 Outlander Sport, 2017 Mirage Facelifts http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/los-angeles-2015-mitsubishi-to-reveal-2016-outlander-sport-2017-mirage-facelifts/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/los-angeles-2015-mitsubishi-to-reveal-2016-outlander-sport-2017-mirage-facelifts/#comments Wed, 11 Nov 2015 17:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1217201 Mitsubishi will reveal redesigned versions of the 2016 Outlander Sport crossover and 2017 Mirage subcompact at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show next week, the automaker announced Wednesday. Both models will be mid-cycle refreshes, though the Mirage is expected to get more attention beyond a simple skin-deep rework. The latest news means Mitsubishi’s rumored future crossover, expected […]

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Mitsubishi will reveal redesigned versions of the 2016 Outlander Sport crossover and 2017 Mirage subcompact at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show next week, the automaker announced Wednesday. Both models will be mid-cycle refreshes, though the Mirage is expected to get more attention beyond a simple skin-deep rework. The latest news means Mitsubishi’s rumored future crossover, expected […]

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FCA Signs Fullback Mitsubishi L200 To Fiat Professionals For 2016 Season http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/fca-signs-fullback-mitsubishi-l200-fiat-professionals-2016-season/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/fca-signs-fullback-mitsubishi-l200-fiat-professionals-2016-season/#comments Tue, 10 Nov 2015 15:30:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1215777 Making its debut at the 2015 Dubai Motor Show, the Fiat Fullback will be playing its first season in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa next May. The Fullback — a rebadged Mitsubishi L200 — takes its name from the position found in rugby, soccer, and American football. Its purpose: to help Fiat break into […]

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Making its debut at the 2015 Dubai Motor Show, the Fiat Fullback will be playing its first season in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa next May. The Fullback — a rebadged Mitsubishi L200 — takes its name from the position found in rugby, soccer, and American football. Its purpose: to help Fiat break into […]

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Mitsubishi Will Add Small Crossover to North America in 2017 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/mitsubishi-will-add-small-crossover-north-america-2017/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/mitsubishi-will-add-small-crossover-north-america-2017/#comments Mon, 02 Nov 2015 19:00:39 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1210041 Speaking to Automotive News, Mitsubishi CEO Osamu Masuko said that the automaker would add a small crossover to its North American lineup, between Outlander Sport and Outlander, to compete in the growing small crossover segment. Masuko said the car would take styling cues from the company’s Tokyo Motor Show eX Concept, but it’s unclear how much of […]

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Speaking to Automotive News, Mitsubishi CEO Osamu Masuko said that the automaker would add a small crossover to its North American lineup, between Outlander Sport and Outlander, to compete in the growing small crossover segment. Masuko said the car would take styling cues from the company’s Tokyo Motor Show eX Concept, but it’s unclear how much of […]

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Mitsubishi Fixed The Mirage, You Guys: Here’s The Rockford Fosgate Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/mitsubishi-fixed-mirage-guys-heres-rockford-fosgate-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/mitsubishi-fixed-mirage-guys-heres-rockford-fosgate-edition/#comments Fri, 30 Oct 2015 19:53:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1209177 Mitsubishi announced Thursday that it would make available Rockford Fosgate Special Edition badges attached to a Mirage. The badges, which cost $14,495 to start, include a car that still has four speakers (five if you count a 6.5-inch subwoofer) and four wheels. The Rockford Fosgate Special Edition costs $200 more than the Mirage ES, from […]

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Mitsubishi announced Thursday that it would make available Rockford Fosgate Special Edition badges attached to a Mirage. The badges, which cost $14,495 to start, include a car that still has four speakers (five if you count a 6.5-inch subwoofer) and four wheels. The Rockford Fosgate Special Edition costs $200 more than the Mirage ES, from […]

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Junkyard Find: 1984 Mitsubishi Starion LE http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-1984-mitsubishi-starion-le/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/junkyard-find-1984-mitsubishi-starion-le/#comments Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1197809 Many of us laugh at the Starion now, but it was considered genuinely badass by me and my high-school peers back in 1983 or 1984. It looked fast and mean and had the magical-in-the-1980s word “TURBO” on every possible surface. Of course, it was also a flaky, breakdown-prone money pit, but it took a few […]

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Many of us laugh at the Starion now, but it was considered genuinely badass by me and my high-school peers back in 1983 or 1984. It looked fast and mean and had the magical-in-the-1980s word “TURBO” on every possible surface. Of course, it was also a flaky, breakdown-prone money pit, but it took a few […]

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2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport – Diamond Star in the Rough http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/2015-mitsubishi-outlander-sport-diamond-star-rough/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/2015-mitsubishi-outlander-sport-diamond-star-rough/#comments Wed, 14 Oct 2015 20:15:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1158698 A preconceived notion — or simply, a bias — forms easily when correlations exist to support it. Take Mitsubishi. While the Japanese automaker has seen recent sales success, their newest nameplate — Mirage — has become the butt of many jokes and is often associated with a group of buyers one degree removed from the “Buy Here, […]

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A preconceived notion — or simply, a bias — forms easily when correlations exist to support it. Take Mitsubishi. While the Japanese automaker has seen recent sales success, their newest nameplate — Mirage — has become the butt of many jokes and is often associated with a group of buyers one degree removed from the “Buy Here, […]

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Ask Jack: The Final Countdown http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/ask-jack-final-countdown/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/ask-jack-final-countdown/#comments Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:00:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1194930 Judging from the comments on my Beetle review, some of you clearly think I’m using this whole “shattered leg” thing as an excuse to just phone it in until I can obtain a prescription for Dilaudid and start writing the authentic Hunter S. Thompson psychedelia once again. Do not worry, my little kittens. Papa has […]

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Judging from the comments on my Beetle review, some of you clearly think I’m using this whole “shattered leg” thing as an excuse to just phone it in until I can obtain a prescription for Dilaudid and start writing the authentic Hunter S. Thompson psychedelia once again. Do not worry, my little kittens. Papa has […]

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Mitsubishi Announces ‘Final Edition’ Evo for Diehards http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/mitsubishi-announces-final-edition-evo-diehards-probably/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/mitsubishi-announces-final-edition-evo-diehards-probably/#comments Thu, 08 Oct 2015 18:30:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1191610 Mitsubishi announced Wednesday it would make available 1,600 “Final Edition” Lancer Evolution cars to commemorate the departure of the long-running sports sedan. The cars will be based on Evolution GSR and include the same 2-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 303 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual […]

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Mitsubishi announced Wednesday it would make available 1,600 “Final Edition” Lancer Evolution cars to commemorate the departure of the long-running sports sedan. The cars will be based on Evolution GSR and include the same 2-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 303 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual […]

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Mitsubishi Showing Outlander Sport-sized Electric Crossover in Tokyo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/mitsubishi-showing-outlander-sport-sized-electric-crossover-tokyo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/mitsubishi-showing-outlander-sport-sized-electric-crossover-tokyo/#comments Thu, 08 Oct 2015 14:00:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1191210 Mitsubishi will show off a crossover-sized electric vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show this month that will preview what the automaker has planned for electric vehicles and, likely, elements of the next generation of its Outlander Sport. The eX electric crossover is roughly the same size as the Outlander Sport currently on sale — the concept […]

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Mitsubishi will show off a crossover-sized electric vehicle at the Tokyo Motor Show this month that will preview what the automaker has planned for electric vehicles and, likely, elements of the next generation of its Outlander Sport. The eX electric crossover is roughly the same size as the Outlander Sport currently on sale — the concept […]

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Subaru Investing $140M More in Indiana Plant, Not Buying Normal Plant? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/subaru-investing-140m-indiana-plant-not-buying-normal-plant/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/subaru-investing-140m-indiana-plant-not-buying-normal-plant/#comments Mon, 21 Sep 2015 18:00:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1176962 Subaru said Monday it would invest $140 million at its Lafayette, Indiana plant to expand production and add 1,200 more jobs at the facility. The announcement is only two years after the growing Japanese automaker said in 2013 they would spend $400 million at the plant to build its Impreza in the U.S. by 2016. The […]

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Subaru said Monday it would invest $140 million at its Lafayette, Indiana plant to expand production and add 1,200 more jobs at the facility. The announcement is only two years after the growing Japanese automaker said in 2013 they would spend $400 million at the plant to build its Impreza in the U.S. by 2016. The […]

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Report: Mitsubishi Preparing To Close Plant In Normal Soon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/report-mitsubishi-preparing-to-close-plant-in-normal-soon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/report-mitsubishi-preparing-to-close-plant-in-normal-soon/#comments Sat, 19 Sep 2015 14:50:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1176106 Mitsubishi is planning to end operations at its Normal, Illinois plant and notify workers at the end of September of their plans to close the facility after failing to find a buyer for the plant, Reuters (via Automotive News) reported. It’s unclear what may happen to the 900 hourly workers who make Mitsubishi Outlanders if a buyer […]

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Mitsubishi is planning to end operations at its Normal, Illinois plant and notify workers at the end of September of their plans to close the facility after failing to find a buyer for the plant, Reuters (via Automotive News) reported. It’s unclear what may happen to the 900 hourly workers who make Mitsubishi Outlanders if a buyer […]

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Junkyard Find: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante Station Wagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1993-mitsubishi-diamante-station-wagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/junkyard-find-1993-mitsubishi-diamante-station-wagon/#comments Tue, 08 Sep 2015 12:00:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1162474 1993 wasn’t a great year for the station wagon in the American marketplace; the final Volvo 245 came out that year, minivans and SUVs were kicking hell out of wagon sales as families decided that each child required a thousand pounds and/or 150 cubic feet of gear for any trip, and nobody seemed aware that […]

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1993 wasn’t a great year for the station wagon in the American marketplace; the final Volvo 245 came out that year, minivans and SUVs were kicking hell out of wagon sales as families decided that each child required a thousand pounds and/or 150 cubic feet of gear for any trip, and nobody seemed aware that […]

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Chart Of The Day: Mitsubishi Is America’s Fastest Growing Auto Brand, Sort Of http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/chart-day-mitsubishi-americas-fastest-growing-auto-brand-sort/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/chart-day-mitsubishi-americas-fastest-growing-auto-brand-sort/#comments Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:00:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1141841 Relative to their own achievements during the first seven months of 2014, no auto brand in America is growing faster through the first seven months of 2015 than Mitsubishi. Mitsubishi? Yes, Mitsubishi. Compared with the January-July period last year, Mitsubishi volume is up 25 percent in 2015. Yet a 25-percent gain at Mitsubishi, which is […]

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Relative to their own achievements during the first seven months of 2014, no auto brand in America is growing faster through the first seven months of 2015 than Mitsubishi. Mitsubishi? Yes, Mitsubishi. Compared with the January-July period last year, Mitsubishi volume is up 25 percent in 2015. Yet a 25-percent gain at Mitsubishi, which is […]

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