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, 05 May 2016 20:33:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Junkyard Find: 1980 Plymouth Arrow http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/junkyard-find-1980-plymouth-arrow/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/junkyard-find-1980-plymouth-arrow/#comments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:00:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1332186 Chrysler imported and rebadged quite an assortment of Mitsubishis during the gloomy years of the Malaise Era, and we have seen a good sampling of those cars in this series so far. There was the Mitsubishi Colt Galant aka Dodge Colt, the Mitsubishi Galant Lambda aka Plymouth Sapporo/Dodge Challenger, and the Mitsubishi Mirage aka Plymouth […]

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Chrysler imported and rebadged quite an assortment of Mitsubishis during the gloomy years of the Malaise Era, and we have seen a good sampling of those cars in this series so far. There was the Mitsubishi Colt Galant aka Dodge Colt, the Mitsubishi Galant Lambda aka Plymouth Sapporo/Dodge Challenger, and the Mitsubishi Mirage aka Plymouth […]

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‘Everything’s Fine,’ Says Mitsubishi to the EPA http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/everythings-fine-says-mitsubishi-to-the-epa/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/everythings-fine-says-mitsubishi-to-the-epa/#comments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:15:25 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1333282 After admitting it fudged fuel economy data for the past 25 years in Japan, Mitsubishi Motors wants the Environmental Protection Agency to know that its U.S. vehicles are A-OK. The automaker claims it conducted an internal audit on vehicles from model year 2013 to present and contrasted that data with figures it had previously submitted […]

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After admitting it fudged fuel economy data for the past 25 years in Japan, Mitsubishi Motors wants the Environmental Protection Agency to know that its U.S. vehicles are A-OK. The automaker claims it conducted an internal audit on vehicles from model year 2013 to present and contrasted that data with figures it had previously submitted […]

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Mitsubishi Fudged Japanese Mileage Data Since 1991 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mitsubishi-fudged-japanese-mileage-data-since-1991/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mitsubishi-fudged-japanese-mileage-data-since-1991/#comments Tue, 26 Apr 2016 14:00:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331594 Mitsubishi’s fuel economy scandal blew up yesterday after the automaker admitted it has issued misleading mileage data since C+C Music Factory was at the top of the charts. The scandal that started with inflated mileage numbers on a single minicar one week ago now extends to all Japanese market Mitsubishi vehicles sold over the past […]

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Mitsubishi’s fuel economy scandal blew up yesterday after the automaker admitted it has issued misleading mileage data since C+C Music Factory was at the top of the charts. The scandal that started with inflated mileage numbers on a single minicar one week ago now extends to all Japanese market Mitsubishi vehicles sold over the past […]

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Mitsubishi Mileage Scandal Makes its Way to the U.S. http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mitsubishi-mileage-scandal-makes-its-way-to-the-u-s/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mitsubishi-mileage-scandal-makes-its-way-to-the-u-s/#comments Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:00:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1329961 A day after its head office was raided by Japanese Transport Ministry officials, the U.S. is going to put Mitsubishi’s mileage claims under scrutiny. The scandal began when Mitsubishi admitted it overstated fuel economy numbers on its Japanese market eK mini wagons, but Reuters is now claiming the false data extends to U.S. market vehicles. Reports in […]

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A day after its head office was raided by Japanese Transport Ministry officials, the U.S. is going to put Mitsubishi’s mileage claims under scrutiny. The scandal began when Mitsubishi admitted it overstated fuel economy numbers on its Japanese market eK mini wagons, but Reuters is now claiming the false data extends to U.S. market vehicles. Reports in […]

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Mitsubishi Plans to Boost Sales With Blown Engines http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mitsubishi-plans-boost-sales-blown-engines/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/mitsubishi-plans-boost-sales-blown-engines/#comments Mon, 04 Apr 2016 15:00:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1318026 Mitsubishi has a plan to gain market share in the U.S. that’s right out of the ’80s. Dealers were told during last weekend’s National Automobile Dealers Association conference that Mitsubishi will introduce turbocharged engines to model line, according to Automotive News. The forced-induction renaissance will begin with a 1.5-liter mill powering the automaker’s planned midsize crossover, expected […]

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Mitsubishi has a plan to gain market share in the U.S. that’s right out of the ’80s. Dealers were told during last weekend’s National Automobile Dealers Association conference that Mitsubishi will introduce turbocharged engines to model line, according to Automotive News. The forced-induction renaissance will begin with a 1.5-liter mill powering the automaker’s planned midsize crossover, expected […]

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Junkyard Find: 1987 Dodge Raider http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/junkyard-find-1987-dodge-raider-2/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/junkyard-find-1987-dodge-raider-2/#comments Sat, 26 Mar 2016 14:00:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1311586 The Dodge Raider was a transparently badge-engineered first-gen Mitsubishi Montero (known as the Pajero in much of the world), available in the United States for just the 1987-89 model years. The Montero wasn’t a big seller and its Raider sibling was a rare sight even in the late 1980s. I find the more obscure Chrysler-badged […]

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The Dodge Raider was a transparently badge-engineered first-gen Mitsubishi Montero (known as the Pajero in much of the world), available in the United States for just the 1987-89 model years. The Montero wasn’t a big seller and its Raider sibling was a rare sight even in the late 1980s. I find the more obscure Chrysler-badged […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Mitsubishi Has a Plan, Volvo Wants You Online, and FCA Throws Down http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mitsubishi-plan-volvo-wants-online-fca-throws/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mitsubishi-plan-volvo-wants-online-fca-throws/#comments Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:26:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1311778 Mitsubishi confirms it is going to shoehorn another SUV into its lineup to tempt those utility-hungry Americans. That, Volvo wants everyone to buy S90s from their beds, Fiat Chrysler isn’t having a dealer’s trash talk, UAW bolsters its ranks, and your gas is going up … after the break! Mitsubishi thinks bigger Mitsubishi Motors isn’t […]

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Mitsubishi confirms it is going to shoehorn another SUV into its lineup to tempt those utility-hungry Americans. That, Volvo wants everyone to buy S90s from their beds, Fiat Chrysler isn’t having a dealer’s trash talk, UAW bolsters its ranks, and your gas is going up … after the break! Mitsubishi thinks bigger Mitsubishi Motors isn’t […]

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NYIAS: Sir Mixalot Called and He Likes Your New Mitsubishi Mirage G4 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/nyias-sir-mixalot-called-likes-new-mitsubishi-mirage-g4/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/nyias-sir-mixalot-called-likes-new-mitsubishi-mirage-g4/#comments Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:20:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1306577 Mitsubishi today pulled the cover off its new Mirage G4 sedan, which adds a longer wheelbase and a trunk to the occasionally-maligned subcompact, the 2016 New York International Auto Show. As we noted with the restyled hatchback, 4 more horsepower — for a total of 78 — will hum from the Mirage G4’s 1.2-liter three-cylinder engine, and […]

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Mitsubishi today pulled the cover off its new Mirage G4 sedan, which adds a longer wheelbase and a trunk to the occasionally-maligned subcompact, the 2016 New York International Auto Show. As we noted with the restyled hatchback, 4 more horsepower — for a total of 78 — will hum from the Mirage G4’s 1.2-liter three-cylinder engine, and […]

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Could Jim Morrison Make a Smaller Ram Happen? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/jim-morrison-make-smaller-ram-happen/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/jim-morrison-make-smaller-ram-happen/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 22:15:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1294858 Is there a chance that a leadership change at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported by Automotive News could lead to an often-speculated new pickup truck? Jeep’s longtime director Jim Morrison is leaving that post to head the Ram pickup and commercial vehicle division, replacing Bob Hegbloom, who is leaving for the global shores of Ram International. […]

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Is there a chance that a leadership change at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles reported by Automotive News could lead to an often-speculated new pickup truck? Jeep’s longtime director Jim Morrison is leaving that post to head the Ram pickup and commercial vehicle division, replacing Bob Hegbloom, who is leaving for the global shores of Ram International. […]

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Digestible Collectible: 1988 Mitsubishi Starion ESi-R http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/digestible-collectible-1988-mitsubishi-starion-esi-r/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/digestible-collectible-1988-mitsubishi-starion-esi-r/#comments Tue, 16 Feb 2016 14:00:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1284866 I try not to repeat manufacturers too quickly in this series of digestible crapwagons, save for last September’s Wolfsburg Week. I know I get bored writing about the same OEM, as I’m sure you like the variety. However, when I finally find a clean example of a car that has been on my wish list, […]

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I try not to repeat manufacturers too quickly in this series of digestible crapwagons, save for last September’s Wolfsburg Week. I know I get bored writing about the same OEM, as I’m sure you like the variety. However, when I finally find a clean example of a car that has been on my wish list, […]

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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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