Mitsubishi Pajero Sport GLS
NEWS INDEX: Mitsubishi
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport released
28th December, 2015
Pajero Sport combines the spaciousness and versatility of a full-size SUV,
genuine four-wheel drive ability, advanced powertrain technology and class-leading safety in a surprisingly stylish, nimble
and comfortable package. Off-road terrain control and Super Select II all-wheel drive systems is fitted, along with rear view
camera, reversing sensors, seven SRS airbags, Emergency Stop Signal (ESS), Hill Descent Control, Hill Start Assist and Trailer
Stability Assist systems .....
Lancer Evolution Final Edition released
1st December, 2015
Evolution Final Edition has arrived, with only 150 examples on sale down under.
In its tenth and final generation, the Lancer Evolution Final Edition delivers the highest engine performance in the legendary
Evo series. Lancer Evolution Final Edition increases power to 226kW @ 6,500 rpm and 414Nm of torque @3,500 rpm .....
Mitsubishi Pajero: updated for MY16
7th September, 2015
Mitsubishi's newly-developed integrated smartphone infotainment system
has arrived on the 2016 model year Pajero SUV. On sale now, the 2016 Pajero also features Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB)
radio as standard across the range and a new Terra Rossa premium paint colour .....
Mitsubishi Challenger: new-gen debuts
5th August, 2015
Powered by a 2.4-litre MIVEC turbo diesel engine matched to a new 8-speed auto,
the new SUV achieves improved environmental performance. Handling, stability, ride and quietness have all been improved through
optimisation of the suspension and improvements to the body mounts .....
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: updated model coming
28th June, 2015
Improved fuel economy, all-electric range and acceleration response; New
Multi-around View Monitor and Vehicle Move Off Control safety technologies; Dynamic Shield exterior design and upmarket interior
treatment unique to PHEV .....
Mitsubishi Triton: new generation released
3rd May, 2015
New generation Triton strikes right balance of reliable work truck & comfortable
family vehicle; Best in class turning circle; Rear camera standard on some model; Fuel economy improved by up to 20 per cent;
Significant upgrades to comfort, safety and performance .....
Mitsubishi Outlander: significant update
19th April, 2015
New-look 2016 Outlander has been redesigned and re-engineered from nose to tail
to deliver a dynamic new appearance and significantly improved performance on the road. Outlander is the first Mitsubishi
production vehicle to showcase the brand’s striking new “Dynamic Shield” design concept, giving the Outlander a fresh,
sophisticated on-road presence .....
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Mitsubishi Triton Warrior returns!
17th November, 2014
Limited edition Triton GLX-R Warrior comes with differential lock, advanced
Multi Communication System, 8 speaker audio system and MPSS power amplifier, leather seat trim (6-way power adjustable
driver’s seat), new look 17-inch alloy wheel, Genuine Accessory alloy front nudge bar, flush fit soft tonneau cover .....
Mitsubishi's next-generation Triton debuts
24th November, 2014
Presented for the first time in production form, the 2015 Mitsubishi
Triton will be more efficient, offer high levels of safety and raise the bar for passenger car-like steering
performance, quietness, and ride comfort across the LCV class .....
Mitsubishi Mirage updated
1st October, 2014
New entry level priced* from $11,490*; Hatch upgraded with new NVH package;
Cruise control added to Mirage hatch LS .....
Mitsubishi Pajero updated
29th September, 2014
The legendary Mitsubishi Pajero has been refined from the inside out,
with interior and exterior cosmetic updates and an upgraded NVH package contributing to a quieter, more comfortable
on-road performance; Pajero GLX manual priced from $50,990* .....
Mitsubishi Lancer range revised
2nd September, 2014
Prices* across all models in the Lancer line-up – including the
iconic Lancer Evolution – have been rolled back with Lancer now available from $18,990* for the ES Sport sedan manual .....
Mitsubishi Mirage sedan release imminent
3rd July, 2014
Despite its spacious interior dimensions, the Mirage sedan upholds the
Mirage’s reputation for frugal and efficient performance, with all sedan models having a fuel consumption rating of 4.9
litres/100km (combined cycle) .....
Mitsubishi Triton next-generation
28th May, 2014
Some of the styling cues for the new model are said to be influenced by
the GR-HEV Concept which was shown at the Geneva Motor Show in 2013 .....
Mitsubishi ASX updated
19th May, 2014
ASX is now quieter, smoother and more refined, and offers better
on-road performance thanks to improved ride comfort, handling stability and sharper, more responsive steering
feel. ASX gains Daytime Running Lamps (DRLs), new-design 17-inch alloy wheels .....
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV released
4th May, 2014
Outlander PHEV is powered by Mitsubishi’s highly efficient electric vehicle
system. It consists of twin 60kW electric motors front and rear, a 12kWh lithium ion drive battery, 70kW output generator,
lightweight front transaxle assembly and an efficient 87kW 2.0 litre four-cylinder MIVEC petrol engine to significantly
extend Outlander PHEV’s driving range .....
Mitsubishi Lancer GSR Sportback
27th April, 2014
Lancer GSR is enhanced with 18-inch 10-spoke alloy wheels, Ralliart style
front grille, side air dams, rear sports spoiler and cloth sports-style front seats. GSR also comes equipped with a host
of safety and convenience features such as reversing camera, voice activated Bluetooth with audio streaming, climate
control air-conditioning, privacy glass, smart key access, rain sensing wipers, dusk sensing headlamps and 6.1-inch full
colour touch screen with iPod compatibility .....
Mitsubishi Outlander updated
27th March, 2014
Mitsubishi has updated its Outlander SUV range with more aggressive styling,
fresh interior trims and retuned suspension; while petrol-powered Outlander models gain interior NVH improvements and
upgraded CVT transmission; now priced from $27,740* .....
Mitsubishi Triton updated
12th March, 2014
Triton GLX-R Warrior comes with differential lock, advanced
Multi-Communication System with USB input, voice recognition and Bluetooth, iPhone and iPod connectivity, 8 speaker
audio system and MPSS power amplifier, black leather seat trim and 6-way power adjustable driver’s seat .....
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Mitsubishi Lancer 'Evo' continues
24th September, 2013
Powered by Mitsubishi’s inter-cooled turbo-charged 2.0-litre DOHC MIVEC engine,
the Evolution generates a whopping 217kW of power at 6,500 rpm and 366Nm of torque at 3,500 rpm, offering peak performance and
superb handling in all conditions .....
Mitsubishi's revised Lancer models arrive
2nd September, 2013
For decades the Mitsubishi Lancer has been one of Australia’s
favourite small cars. The current series with its stylish design and sporty performance continues the tradition .....
Mitsubishi Mirage gains Pop Green special edition
22nd July, 2013
With only 400 units available, the Pop Green Mirage adds an element of fun and
excitement to everyday driving. With a vibrant new colour, combined with loads of features and a limited edition ‘Plus Pack’ .....
Mitsubishi release ASX diesel/auto
14th July, 2013
The new ASX 4WD diesel automatic has Mitsubishi’s 2.2L four-cylinder
turbo-charged intercooled diesel engine, matched to a six-speed transmission with Sport Mode. It delivers power of 110kW @
3,500 rpm, 360Nm of torque @ 1,500 - 2,750rpm rated with a prudent 5.8l/100km combined fuel economy .....
Mitsubishi Challenger updated for MY14
4th July, 2013
Mitsubishi’s latest Challenger SUV has returned to its roots offering
customers a stylish, spacious five-seat SUV that is equally at home as a daily family wagon as it is exploring beyond the
tarmac. With the 2WD version discontinued, the Challenger is now solely a 4x4 .....
Mitsubishi Pajero updated
18th June, 2013
Mitsubishi’s legendary Pajero 14MY range has arrived. It delivers five-star
ANCAP safety, superior style, ground covering 4WD technology, reliability and value. Priced from $50,990* .....
Mitsubishi's new little sedan
22nd May, 2013
The Attrage will bring styling befitting a next-generation global
compact sedan, featuring: an outstanding forward field of view, superior manoeuvrability and interior space among the
most generous in its class .....
Mitsubishi Triton updated for MY13
22nd February, 2013
With the addition of side and curtain airbags to the Triton Double Cab
range, all Double Cab Tritons feature six SRS airbags as standard while the GLX 4x2 Double Cab also boasts an upgraded
engine to the 2.5L Hi-Power diesel engine .....
Mitsubishi EV Network Expands
10th February, 2013
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) has increased the number of
dealers that are selling the i-MiEV 100% electric vehicle on the Australian market ahead of the local release of the
Outlander Plug-In EV .....
Mitsubishi Mirage released
28th January, 2013
Exceptional fuel efficiency, spacious interior, easy-to-drive, excellent
manoeuvrability and sporty lines; Mitsubishi Motors’ all-new Mirage has it all. Priced from just $12,990 drive-away
(limited offer), with a $1,000 bonus giftcard (limited offer), the Mirage proves that fun-to-drive affordability is no
longer a mirage .....
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Mitsubishi's new Outlander released
31st December, 2012
New-generation Outlander is available now at Mitsubishi dealerships across
Australia, in three variants; the entry-level ES, the mid-range LS and the luxury Aspire. An interesting option pack is
available for the Aspire .....
Mitsubishi Mirage here next month
18th December, 2012
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) announced today that its
nimble new Mirage, which goes on sale in January, will be priced from a highly competitive $12,990* .....
Mitsubishi Pajero now priced from $50,990*
9th December, 2012
Standard safety equipment includes Mitsubishi’s RISE body protection along
with front driver and passenger, side and curtain SRS airbags, reversing camera and Bluetooth 2.0 with audio streaming and
steering wheel controls .....
Mitsubishi Outlander next-gen arriving in November
18th October, 2012
Mitsubishi’s next-generation Outlander is a harmonious balance of
advanced safety systems, low environmental impact, high performance and comfortable driving. With a new model line-up,
including the introduction of a diesel automatic model the new Mitsubishi Outlander offers outstanding versatility and
Mitsubishi ASX updated
7th September, 2012
Mitsubishi Motors’ popular city-sized SUV, the ASX, has a fresh new
look and improved CVT engine for 2013. Sporting a reshaped front with softer lines, re-designed grille and an updated
rear bumper, the refreshed ASX is now on sale .....
Mitsubishi drop Lancer Evo prices
27th August, 2012
Pricing for the MY13 Lancer Evolution will be up to $8,900 less than the MY12 .....
Mitsubishi Pajero "ACTiV" returns
29th June, 2012
Pajero ACTiV is an impressive addition to the Mitsubishi Motors’ line-up,
priced at $58,990 drive away for the 3.2-litre Common Rail turbo-charged diesel engine with automatic transmission .....
Mitsubishi adds "ACTiV" editions
3rd May, 2012
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) is getting active with
the release of limited edition Lancer, ASX and Outlander ACTiV models. Packed with extra features these ACTiV
editions offer exceptional value .....
Mitsubishi ASX update on the way
11th April, 2012
This new ASX has a reshaped front end reflecting the gradual
transformation of Mitsubishi’s design language and visual identity towards a “Solid – Safe – Simple”
engineering-driven look .....
"Top Safety Pick" for Mitsubishi ASX
25th March, 2012
This is not the first time Mitsubishi’s compact cross-over has been
recognised for its outstanding safety .....
Mitsubishi Outlander: the new generation
10th February, 2012
In addition to its fuel efficiency and CO2 emission levels, other
features distinguishing the new Outlander include enhanced levels of occupant protection from the adoption of advanced
safety technologies and a user-friendly interior that reflects pure quality .....
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Mitsubishi Mirage for 2012
10th November, 2011
The new Mitsubishi Mirage’s design focuses on compactness,
affordability, and high fuel efficiency in order to fit the needs of emerging markets as an affordable entry-level
model as well as needs of advanced markets for fuel efficiency and low-CO2 emission .....
Mitsubishi Challenger gains 2WD for MY12
27th October, 2011
The reversing camera is available for the two-wheel drive diesel automatic
Challenger through the Convenience Pack which retails for $3,640 (excluding statutory charges) and also includes side and
curtain airbags to improve vehicle safety .....
Mitsubishi Pajero for 2012
24th October, 2011
Outside, Mitsubishi’s popular Pajero receives an updated look for model
year 2012 with the addition of a stylish new front bumper and radiator grille to all variants along with new design
18-inch alloys on the VRX and Exceed models to complement the sleek fresh-look Pajero front .....
Mitsubishi ASX for 2012
6th September, 2011
The highlight of the update is the availability of a new reversing
camera to entry level variants, meaning the entire ASX range in Australia now has access to this important safety
Mitsubishi Triton (MK) recall
26th August, 2011
Certain Mitsubishi's MK series Triton (dual cab) 2wd 4cyl and Triton (single
cab) 2wd 4cyl, sold new from May 2003 to December 2006 are subject to a recall .....
Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV
11th July, 2011
Powered by the new Mitsubishi Plug-in Hybrid System, which significantly
extends the frequency a hybrid vehicle is driven in EV mode, the Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV returns fuel economy in excess of
50 km/litre .....
Mitsubishi Pajero RX returns
21st June, 2011
For an additional $1,350 above the MLP* of the GLX, the Pajero RX makes
a statement with exclusive features such as the RX chrome grille, chrome highlighted bumper protector, fog lamps with
chrome insets, exclusive RX badging and more .....
Mitsubishi Outlander ACTiV
8th June, 2011
With a limited release of 1,750 units, the Mitsubishi Outlander ACTiV is based
on the entry-level Outlander LS and is packed with additional features, at no extra cost. Exterior enhancements include
18-inch alloy wheels, a chrome accented radiator grille with a stylish black centre, black roof rails with sporty cross bars,
fog lamps, a chrome exhaust tip and .....
Mitsubishi's new little concept car revealed
2nd March, 2011
The production version of the Mitsubishi Global Small Concept will be released in
Australia during 2012. A 1.2 litre 3-cylinder engine is most likely for the Australian model .....
Five stars for Mitsubishi ASX from Euro-NCAP
27th February, 2011
The Mitsubishi ASX was highly rated in all the criteria of adult occupant
protection (front, side, and rear impacts), child occupant protection, pedestrian protection and safety assist .....
Australia's first public "Fast Charge Unit" for EVs
3rd February, 2011
The fast charging unit has been installed in front of the company’s
Adelaide, South Australia head office and is designed to offer the convenience of a fast charge facility to drivers of
MMAL’s ground breaking Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric vehicle .....
Mitsubishi "Global Small": more details
18th January, 2011
Mitsubishi will give the global premiere of the Mitsubishi Concept Global Small, a
concept car based on the features of "compact", "affordability", and "high fuel efficiency" at the 81st Geneva Motor Show .....
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Jingle Bells ring at Next Car
24th December, 2010
All I want for Christmas ..... Next Car looks at
what is popular and what matches the title of some popular Christmas Carols and songs. We pick four
inspiring automotive winners from our interpretation of our reader's feedback and from our own perception
of another great year of motoring. So what's ringing your bells? We pick a car that is a joy to the world,
one for the faithful, one for a silent night and one for what I want for Christmas. Will one of these four
cars be on your Christmas "wish list"? .....
Mitsubishi's new "Global Small" car
13th December, 2010
The "global small" to be produced at the new factory will be a new
vehicle based on a completely new platform currently being developed by MMC with "compact," "affordability," and
"fuel efficiency" as the basic concepts for the vehicle .....
Mitsubishi’s Limited Edition Pajero RX
5th December, 2010
The RX model is based on the Pajero GLX with a host of safety, function
and style-enhancing upgrades, showcasing the Pajero’s legendary performance in a sleek package .....
Fast Charger for Mitsubishi
2nd December, 2010
The Fast Charger charges the i-MiEV’s Lithium-ion battery to 80 per
cent capacity in just 30 minutes and a 50 per cent charge is completed in under 12 minutes .....
Out the door: 5,000 Mitsubishi i-MiEVs
25th November, 2010
Mitsubishi announced this week that it has reached a production
'milestone' of 5,000 units* of its i-MiEV electric vehicle at its Mizushima Plant as of 23rd November 2010 .....
Mitsubishi Pajero upgrade
23rd November, 2010
Mitsubishi has stepped up the safety equipment on its legendary
Pajero four-wheel drive wagon, adding side and curtain airbags to every vehicle in the entire Pajero line-up. Further
upgrades across the popular SUV range include .....
Wide-body for US Mitsubishi i-MiEV
9th November, 2010
Mitsubishi will give the world premiere of the North American version
of its i-MiEV electric vehicle at the Los Angeles Motor Show (LAAS) held at the Los Angeles Convention Centre from
Wednesday, 17th November to Sunday 28th November, 2010 .....
Mitsubishi's 3-tonne towing capacity
8th November, 2010
Now, thanks to enhanced engineering, Mitsubishi’s Pajero,
Challenger and Triton offer even more towing capacity, sitting at the top end of the class and ahead of Toyota’s
Prado and HiLux .....
Mitsubishi Pajero goes Platinum
5th October, 2010
Based on the 2010 Model Year GLX range, the Pajero Platinum Edition features
an array of stylish exterior upgrades such as privacy glass, body coloured door handles and mirrors, chrome radiator grille
and silver roof rails .....
Triton Club Cab returns for Mitsubishi
1st October, 2010
Mitsubishi is looking forward to the return of a popular variant of
the Triton range, the Club Cab. The Triton Club Cab is at the forefront of a range of updates to the vehicle as part
of the Model Year 2011 MN Triton line-up .....
Mitsubishi Lancer line-up revised
29th September, 2010
Mitsubishi has introduced upgrades across their popular Lancer small
hatch and sedan range as part of the 2011 model year update. The highlight of the update is the addition of a new SX
model, which sits between the entry-level ES model, and the popular VR variant .....
Mitsubishi add Outlander 2WD to range
24th September, 2010
The new variant, dubbed the Outlander LS 2WD, is the star attraction of
the popular vehicle’s 2011 model year update, which introduces a number of improvements across the range .....
Mitsubishi ASX Arrives
26th July, 2010
Mitsubishi has announced the arrival of its all-new compact
vehicle, the ASX, or Active Smart Crossover. Available in either two- or all-wheel drive configurations, the ASX
is a milestone vehicle for Mitsubishi, introducing the company’s first-ever diesel engined passenger vehicle to
the Australian market .....
Who's taking a Mitsubishi i-MiEV
23rd July, 2010
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) has announced "members"
of the inaugural Mitsubishi i-MiEV Foundation Group - entities which have successfully applied to lease one of the
company’s electric vehicles when the first shipment arrives in Australia late this month .....
Mitsubishi to lease iMiEV from July
2nd June, 2010
Marking his first official visit to Australia, Masuko confirmed
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) will be the first company to release vehicle manufacturer produced
electric vehicles in this country .....
Mitsubishi’s Outlander ACTiV Special Edition Release
27th May, 2010
The Outlander ACTiV offers the superior quality, safety, space, versatility
and comfort the Outlander is renowned for, but also adds numerous interior and exterior upgrades .....
Mitsubishi Pajero ACTiV
24th May, 2010
Based on the popular Pajero GLX, the Pajero ACTiV adds various interior
and exterior upgrades over and above the standard GLX .....
Mitsubishi confirms ASX for Australia
7th May, 2010
Following Next Car's disclosure on
2010, Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited has today confirmed its new sub-compact all-wheel drive vehicle
will be released in Australia in August 2010 .....
Another Mitsubishi SUV for Peugeot/Citroen
29th April, 2010
This agreement provides for the development and adaptation for both
the Peugeot and Citroën marques of a compact SUV, based on an existing Mitsubishi platform .....
Mitsubishi welcomes first production i-MiEVs to Australia
15th March, 2010
The new arrivals are the first full-production electric vehicles
ever to set their treads on Australian roads and are in the country for MMAL’s extensive pre-sale evaluation
Peugeot/Citroen to sell Mitsubishi EVs
14th March, 2010
Mitsubishi has announced the signing of a Final
Cooperative Agreement regarding development and supply of the new-generation electric vehicle (EV)
i-MiEV* with Peugeot Citroën .....
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Mitsubishi releases special edition Outlander RX
11th March, 2010
With unique interior and exterior specifications, the Outlander RX is a stylish
new vehicle offering exceptional value for money .....
Mitsubishi adds Lancer ACTiV to line-up
4th March, 2010
Based on the ES model, the Lancer ACTiV features an impressive list of
interior and exterior additions and, with a drive-away price from $21,990, the Lancer ACTiV is sure to impress .....
Mitsubishi RVR released in Japan
19th February, 2010
Mitsubishi has announced that its all-new compact cross-over the
RVR went on sale at Mitsubishi dealerships throughout Japan earlier this week .....
Mitsubishi ASX Compact Crossover
19th January, 2010
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will premiere its ASX all new compact crossover
at this year's Geneva Motor Show .....
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New Mitsubishi Challenger released
6th December, 2009
Mitsubishi Motors has released the new Challenger in Australia .....
Mitsubishi release an updated Triton
6th October, 2009
The 2010 Triton offers a new, high powered turbo-diesel engine with
class leading power, industry-leading safety standards including stability control and side and curtain airbags
available on diesel dual-cab models, greater towing capacity, and an extended tray .....
Mitsubishi Tritons for RACQ
22nd September, 2009
The RACQ will eventually convert the majority of their roadside
assistance fleet to Mitsubishis, totalling 90 fully kitted-out Tritons complete with canopy designed and equipped
to RACQ specifications .....
Mitsubishi Outlander for 2010
18th September, 2009
Mitsubishi has announced the arrival of the 2010 model year Outlander
featuring a styling make-over which includes the company’s “jet fighter” grille, and a host of new comfort, convenience and
safety appointments .....
Mitsubishi Lancer Updated
16th September, 2009
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) has released the 2010 model
year upgrades across the popular CJ series Lancer range .....
Mitsubishi adds "ACTiV" Special Edition to Outlander range
11th August, 2009
The ACTiV features a unique chrome radiator grille, front alloy nudge bar,
roof rail cross bars, ACTiV badging, fog lamps and privacy glass as standard .....
Mitsubishi’s 2010 Triton: More Power, Safety and Load Capacity
9th August, 2009
The 2010 Mitsubishi Triton offers a new, high powered turbo-diesel
engine with class leading power, industry-leading safety standards including stability control and side and curtain
airbags available on diesel dual-cab models, greater towing capacity, and an extended tray .....
Mitsubishi Motors to release new-generation EV
7th June, 2009
Mitsubishi Motors expects to distribute, on a maintenance lease
basis, some 1,400 i-MiEV models in fiscal 2009 principally to corporations and to local authorities .....
Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype Debuts
10th April, 2009
Along with its faster 'heartbeat', Mitsubishi also wanted to quicken pulses by
channeling the look of their sportiest cars .....
Next Car's Sneak Peek of Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype
3rd April, 2009
As the first to bring a "sneak" look of this important new model to an Australian
publication, we look forward to bringing full details of the Mitsubishi Outlander GT Prototype to our readership next week .....
Mitsubishi’s i MiEV Electric Vehicle Hits the Road
27th March, 2009
The i MiEV awareness programme commenced in Adelaide on 24th - 25th
March. The Motorcade will then travel to Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne .....
Mitsubishi Motors and PSA Peugeot Citroen:
Step Towards Electric Vehicles for Europe
5th March, 2009
Mitsubishi and Peugeot announced this week that both companies have
signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding collaboration on electric vehicles .....
Mitsubishi Introduces a Smarter and Safer Outlander
18th February, 2009
Mitsubishi has released a special edition of
the Outlander SUV, with the addition of stylish, functional and safety-oriented extras.
Limited to a release of just 300 units, the special Outlander RX is set to leave the
competition behind .....
Mitsubishi to show Prototype i MiEV concept at Geneva Motor Show
13th February, 2009
With feasibility testing now underway in Europe, the possibility for
Mitsubishi Motors' i MiEV electric car to be launched in Europe draws tantalisingly close .....
Mitsubishi Announces Electric Vehicle Study for Australia
4th February, 2009
“Given the current climate of concern
regarding our environment, along with unstable petroleum prices, alternative fuel
vehicles – and more specifically, electric vehicles or EVs – are a very hot topic at the
moment,” said Mitsubishi's Robert McEniry .....
Mitsubishi to display i MiEV SPORT AIR Concept at Geneva Motor Show
27th January, 2009
The i MiEV SPORT AIR explores the future possibilities for zero-emission
vehicles, placing a greater bias on exhilarating driving pleasure .....
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Updated Mitsubishi Pajero Released
31st December, 2008
Mitsubishi has released the 2009 model
year NT series Pajero four-wheel drive range which adds an engine upgrade, cabin and
exterior refinements, increased towing capacity and revised specifications to an already
legendary driving package .....
South Yorkshire Police Hunt In Lancer Evolutions
10th December, 2008
The new Police specification Mitsubishi Lancer
Evolution X has arrived with South Yorkshire Police to the great delight of its drivers, and the
chagrin of local villains .....
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Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Joins Forces With Vic Police
9th November, 2008
Sporting the familiar chequered
Victoria Police decals, this special Lancer Evolution is to be featured in
numerous public events such as open days, charity events, educational sessions,
parades and regular street patrols .....
Declining Market Equals Success For Mitsubishi
7th November, 2008
Despite a generally slowing automotive market,
down 11.4 per cent from September, and down 0.9 per cent year to date, MMAL’s total imported
October sales reached 4,442, a marked 7.5 per cent improvement on a year-to-year basis .....
Mitsubishi Racing Lancer Wins Maiden Competition
5th November, 2008
A polished performance from Stéphane
Peterhansel/Jean-Paul Cottret (France) and everyone at Team Repsol Mitsubishi Ralliart on
last weekend's Baja Portalegre 500 has taken the brand new Mitsubishi Racing Lancer to its
first victory .....
Mitsubishi at the 2008 Paris Motor Show
15th October, 2008
Joining the Lancer Sportback on the
Mitsubishi Motors stand for its first viewing is the face-lifted, made in Europe, Colt
which is built at the Mitsubishi Motors NedCar Factory in Borne, The Netherlands .....
Mitsubishi’s Stunning New Ralliart Lancer Sedan and Hatch Released
13th October, 2008
The Ralliart brand is legendary in performance
car circles, with a proud heritage of designing vehicles with a strong and robust character,
truly capable of excelling in the gruelling world of the WRC (World Rally Championships) and
the Paris Dakar Rally .....
Mitsubishi Adds Lancer Hatch To Local Line-Up
10th October, 2008
The new Lancer Sportback comes to the
Australian market place in three well equipped and attractively priced street variants that
mirror the sedan’s line-up – the entry level ES, mid-range VR and sporty VRX .....
Mitsubishi’s Make-Over For Lancer
26th September, 2008
Mitsubishi’s popular small car, the Lancer
sedan, has received a series of updates across all variants, including the entry level ES,
mid-range VR and sporty VRX sedan, as part of the company’s 2009 model year line-up .....
Mitsubishi Reveals The Prestigious New 2.4-litre Lancer Aspire Sedan
25th September, 2008
Mitsubishi has announced a 2009 model year
update to its popular Lancer small car line-up, the highlight of which is the introduction of a
new 2.4-litre Aspire sedan .....
Four 'Racing Lancer' Diesels For Dakar
10th September, 2008
Mitsubishi Ralliart team is poised to
kick off its first full season using turbocharged diesel power with a four-car
entry on the 2009 Dakar .....
Mitsubishi 'Racing Lancer' For Rallying
25th August, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC)
and its motor sport unit MMSP have developed a new cross-country rally car, the
turbodiesel “Racing Lancer” which will be entered Baja Portalegre/Portugal .....
Mitsubishi’s Four-Wheel Drive Triton Utility Gears Up with Super Select
25th July, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited has announced the arrival of an upgrade to its
popular Triton four-wheel drive utility – the addition of the Mitsubishi Super Select four-wheel drive system to diesel VR, GLX-R
and GLS models .....
Mitsubishi Releases Lancer Ralliart in Japan
21st July, 2008
Mitsubishi has announced the Japanese release of the premium sporty 4WD
Ralliart trim level to the Lancer line-up .....
2009 Mitsubishi Challenger Prepares For Debut
20th July, 2008
Mitsubishi will unveil its new Challenger at the Moscow Motor Show to be held
at the Crocus Expo in Moscow between 29th August and 7th September, 2008 .....
Mitsubishi Lancer Register Breaks World Record For Largest Ever Parade Of Evos
16th July, 2008
Some 273 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolutions drive on track at same time in England .....
Mitsubishi’s Outstanding Lancer Evolution X on Sale in Australia
10th July, 2008
The wait is over for power-hungry sports car fans – the all-new Lancer
Evolution X has arrived in Australia and with its stunning good looks, blistering performance, cutting edge technology
and sure-footed dynamics .....
Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback Is Close To Release
19th June, 2008
The new Mitsubishi Lancer Sportback will be coming to Australia and is sure to
secure even more success for the highly regarded Lancer nameplate .....
Mitsubishi & Peugeot Prepare For Russian Production
11th June, 2008
The joint plant, held 70% by PSA Peugeot Citroën and 30% by MMC, will
start producing mid-range (C segment) models, as of 2011, for Peugeot and Citroën and mid-range SUVs for the 3 brands .....
Strong May Sales for Mitsubishi
8th June, 2008
With sales of 4,716 imported vehicles during May, MMAL registered an
increase of 5.6 per cent for the month against static market growth. Year-to-date the company recorded 24,271 imported
sales, up 16.6 per cent on 2007 and well ahead of the market average increase of 4.0 per cent .....
Mitsubishi’s Imported Vehicle Sales Rise 31 per cent in April 2008
7th May, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) has reported a 31 per cent increase
in sales of its imported product line-up during the month, thanks to all-time record April sales of light commercial and
sports utility vehicles .....
Mitsubishi’s Diesel Two-Wheel Drive GLX Triton Utility Arrives
2nd May, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) has announced the arrival of a new
addition to its popular two-wheel drive Triton utility range - an all-new highly specified GLX 2.5-litre Common Rail
Direct Injection Diesel engine model .....
Mitsubishi 380 Sells For $100,000
23rd April, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) confirmed today the final
build 380 sedan has sold at a dealer auction to John Hughes Mitsubishi, Perth, for the unprecedented sum of $100,000 .....
Mitsubishi's Outstanding Lancer Evolution X Delayed Until Mid-Year
7th April, 2008
Following a highly successful launch in Japan and North America, the next port
of call for the all-new Lancer Evolution is Australia, with the first production vehicles now expected here during mid-year .....
Final Mitsubishi 380 Produced In Adelaide
28th March, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited has announced the production of the
final 380 sedan at its Tonsley Park, South Australia plant, following the company’s decision in February to cease local
manufacture of the large passenger vehicle and pursue a full-line importing strategy in the Australian market .....
Mitsubishi's Stunning Lancer Ralliart For Later This Year
25th March, 2008
The newest member of the all-new Lancer sedan family, the Lancer Ralliart has been
specifically designed to provide an exciting new stepping stone between Mitsubishi's acclaimed Lancer ES, VR and VRX sedans and
the blistering performance of the soon-to-be-released Lancer Evolution line-up .....
Mitsubishi at the 2008 New York Motor Show
24th March, 2008
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is displaying the i MiEV new generation
electric vehicle at the 2008 New York Motor Show. The company plans to use the vehicles in a joint fleet testing
programme in cooperation with select U.S. power companies in the (northern) autumn of this year .....
Mitsubishi Pajero Marks 25 Years In Australia
9th March, 2008
Next Car's favourite compact 4x4, the hardy, powerful and almost
unstoppable off-road, Mitsubishi Pajero is celebrating its twenty-fifth year of sales in Australia. To commemorate one of
its most successful models, Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL) will be releasing a special anniversary limited
Mitsubishi Panthers On The Prowl At The Melbourne Motor Show
29th February, 2008
Finished in striking black duco and trademark "claw" detail,
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited's (MMAL) Panther concepts are on display at the Melbourne Motor Show .....
Mitsubishi To Cease Australian Production
6th February, 2008
It isn't time to agonise or apologise for the Mitsubishi 380. It is time
to acknowledge that the 380 has been good for those astute enough to have acquired one. And those who acquire the final
production will be well served by a car whose time has come .....
Mitsubishi Prototype-S Concept For Geneva Motor Show
30th January, 2008
Distinguished by the inverted-slant nose with trapezoidal grille front fascia that
marks Mitsubishi Motors new design identity and with wide-and-low proportions that leave no doubt as to the concept underlying its
design, Prototype-S uses exterior lines to craft a shape that is powerful and sporty even by European standards, echoing the
acclaimed 2005 Concept-Sportback show car .....
Mitsubishi Concept Coupe Showing In Detroit
14th January, 2008
Mitsubishi Concept-RA is a sport coupe concept that fuses a passion for
dynamic, exciting driving with a heightened sensitivity for the environment thanks to a clean, efficient drivetrain. The
concept is powered by a new high-output, high-efficiency clean diesel engine and Twin Clutch SST automated manual
transmission, driving Mitsubishi Motors' advanced S-AWC vehicle dynamics control system .....
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Mitsubishi's High Performance Clean Diesel Engines Race For Dakar Success
11th December, 2007
Mitsubishi is preparing to defend its 8 consecutive victories
1 in the toughest endurance race on the planet, the Dakar 2008 .....
Mitsubishi Introduces Outlander with Standard Active Stability Control
7th December, 2007
The 2008 variants of the popular Mitsubishi Outlander have arrived in
Australia with specification updates including important safety, design and technology features .....
Mitsubishi i City Car – A Run-Away Sales Success in UK
21st November, 2007
The first batch of 300 units sold out within two and a half weeks
of going on sale, and over 50% of the second batch have been sold before the vehicles even hit UK soil .....
Mitsubishi Staff Help Salvos Go The Extra Mile
25th October, 2007
The Salvation Army help people in many ways, but last Friday they
received some much appreciated assistance of their own .....
New Lancer Evo X To Debut As Course Car In Rally Japan
22nd October, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has
announced that their new-generation high-performance 4WD sedan, the Lancer
Evolution X (X being the Roman numeral for ten) is to be used as the course cars
for the Japanese round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) .....
Mitsubishi Launches Lancer Evolution X In Japan
11th October, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation launched
the Lancer Evolution X high-performance 4WD sedan in Japan on Monday, 1st
October, 2007. It's the newest of the company's legendary vehicles .....
All-New Mitsubishi Lancer Arrives In Australia
24th September, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Australia (MMAL) has
set the safety benchmark in the Australian small car segment with the launch of
its all-new CJ series Lancer sedan .....
Mitsubishi Motors transfers Outlander production for Europe
19th September, 2007
In order to keep up with the strong
demand for Outlander in Europe and the new Lancer worldwide, Mitsubishi Motors
Corporation has decided to transfer production of the Outlander (for European
markets) to its regional production hub .....
Mitsubishi Triton Diesel Gains Automatic
20th July, 2007
The new four-speed automatic
transmission will be matched to Mitsubishi's powerful and economical 3.2-litre
common rail direct injection diesel engine and this configuration is expected to
be a high volume selling variant in the Triton range .....
Mitsubishi 380 Series III Release Set
18th July, 2007
The Series III update includes a
freshening of the sedan's interior appointments, multiple external styling
updates, specification upgrades and a realignment of model variants, all
engineered to ensure the 380 Series III offers an even more attractive package
than ever before ....
Mitsubishi Motors develops S-AWC vehicle dynamics control system & Twin Clutch SST automated
10th July, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has
developed two new component systems that are expected to feature in the new
Lancer Evolution*, due to be launched this (northern) autumn ....
Mitsubishi at Frankfurt Motor Show
27th June, 2007
Known as “Project Global” within MMC and already successfully previewed
with the second generation Outlander, this new global platform will next be rolled out to the European public at the 2007
Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), underpinning the all-new 4-door Lancer Sports Sedan .....
Mitsubishi Motors launches flex-fuel vehicle (FFV) in Brazil
25th June, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC)
and local production and sales company MMC Automotores do Brasil Ltda (MMCB)
have announced the development of the first full-feature four-wheel drive
flex-fuel vehicle (FFV) to be released in the Brazilian market .....
Mitsubishi's 380 Named Most Affordable Family Car To Run
30th May, 2007
The Royal Automobile Club of Victoria
(RACV) has named the Mitsubishi 380 sedan as Australia's most affordable family
car in their annual Vehicle Operating Costs survey .....
GS Yuasa, MC and MMC To Establish New Company To Manufacture Lithium-ion Batteries
29th May, 2007
GS Yuasa Corporation, Mitsubishi Corporation and Mitsubishi Motors
Corporation have begun collaboration on establishing a joint venture company to manufacture large capacity and high
performance Lithium-ion batteries that can be used in electric vehicles (EV) .....
Evo X Is Ten Months Away
1st May, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has announced the Evo X, the successor to
Next Car's Top Drive of 2006 (the Evo IX) will make it's international debut in September 2007 at the Frankfurt
Motor Show (IAA) .....
Mitsubishi's Outstanding First Quarter Sales
13th April, 2007
During the month (March), many
Mitsubishi products claimed their best ever sales results for the March period,
including Lancer (both sedan and wagon), Triton 4x4, Triton 4x2 V6, Pajero and Colt .....
Mitsubishi Releases Triton 2.4 Petrol 2WD
2nd April, 2007
Mitsubishi Australia's President and
CEO, Robert McEniry, welcomed the addition to the Triton range. "As key volume
models, the introduction of the lively yet economical four-cylinder two-wheel
drive variants to the Triton line-up is expected to further boost Mitsubishi's
already impressive share of the high-volume sports utility segment .....
Mitsubishi at the 2007 Melbourne Motor Show
8th March, 2007
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited
(MMAL) is exhibiting a sensational concept vehicle, the Concept Sportback and
two prototype performance vehicles, the TMR 380 and TMR 220, along with a full
range of passenger and commercial vehicles at the Melbourne Motor Show .....
Mitsubishi's Concept-Sportback for Melbourne
21st February, 2007
Mitsubishi announced yesterday that the company's Concept-Sportback from 2005
will be displayed at the Melbourne Motor Show from Friday 2nd March 2007 .....
Mitsubishi Pajero Wins The 2007 Dakar Rally
For The Seventh Consecutive Time
22nd January, 2007
On Sunday 21st January, Stephane
Peterhansel, Jean-Paul Cottret and their Pajero Evolution won the infamous Dakar Rally,
giving Mitsubishi Motors its 12th overall victory and an amazing seventh win in a row .....
PSA Peugeot Citroën and MMC Enter Diesel Engine Supply Agreement
17th January, 2007
In a joint statement Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
and PSA Peugeot Citroën announced today that they have signed an agreement under which Mitsubishi
Motors will be supplied with diesel engines by PSA Peugeot Citroën in a new collaborative agreement .....
Mitsubishi at 2007 Detroit Motor Show
14th January, 2007
Mitsubishi is giving the new North American
Lancer and the Prototype X concept (the basis for the coming Lancer Evo X) their world
premieres at the 2007 Detroit Motor Show .....
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Mitsubishi Project X concept car
18th December, 2006
Mitsubishi will unveil the Prototype X
concept for a next-generation high-performance 4WD sport sedan at the 2007
Detroit Motor Show .....
New Lancer Sedan To Debut At 2007 Detroit Motor Show
11th December, 2006
Mitsubishi will give the new North
American market specification Lancer compact sport sedan its global premiere at
the 2007 Detroit Motor Show .....
Mitsubishi Reclaims Market Share
6th December, 2006
Three months of positive growth has
reinforced that Mitsubishi Motors' sales are steadily growing month on month,
underpinned by one of the most complete ranges of quality, value for money
Mitsubishi Releases All-New Outlander
26th November, 2006
Mitsubishi Australia has released the
latest generation Outlander that has a choice of a four or six-cylinder engine,
five and seven-seat configurations and a host of new drive-train, seating and
other packaging innovations .....
Mitsubishi "i" takes RJC Car of the Year 2007
20th November, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has
announced that the "i" has been awarded the "RJC Car of the Year 2007" by the
Automotive Researchers' & Journalists' Conference of Japan (RJC) .....
Mitsubishi Lancer For 2007 To Debut in Detroit
14th November, 2006
Ninety years after starting car
production (with the 1917 Model-A), Mitsubishi has embarked upon its most
ambitious automotive project ever through the launch of its first global
Mitsubishi's TMR 380 Concept Vehicle
12th November, 2006
The award winning Mitsubishi 380
provides a unique combination of power, performance, space and agile road
handling that breaks new ground in the Australian large car market .....
New Generation Outlander Shown in Sydney
7th November, 2006
new-generation Outlander SUV broke cover at the Australian International Motor
Show in Sydney, as part of the Company's "4WD Revolution" campaign .....
Mitsubishi Colt Cabriolet
1st November, 2006
The sporty Colt Cabriolet is a
collaboration between Mitsubishi and the legendary Italian coachbuilder
Pininfarina and is based on the CZ2 concept car that was originally shown at the
Geneva Motor Show in 2003 .....
Avis to buy 2,500 Mitsubishi 380s in 2007
25th October, 2006
Mitsubishi has concluded a deal with
Avis Australia that will see 2,500 of its appealing Mitsubishi 380s introduced
to the Avis Australia car rental fleet between January and December, 2007 .....
2006 Australian Off Road Championship Mitsubishi Seals Its 6th Class
Seven Title In A Row
25th October, 2006
Following the running of the Goondiwindi 400 - the fifth and final round of
the 2006 Australian Off Road Championship .....
Mitsubishi builds new research EV, "i MiEV"
18th October, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has built a new research
vehicle, the Mitsubishi innovative Electric Vehicle (MiEV) for a next-generation EV development project .....
Mitsubishi Releases 380 Limited Edition
15th October, 2006
Available in a choice of four colours - Storm, Platinum, Electro and
Stealth - the 'Platinum Edition' represents great value for money at $30,990 (RRP) for the manual and $32,990 (RRP) for
the automatic .....
6th October, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors recorded improved
sales for the month of September continuing its steady growth from previous
months. The figures just released show a modest but positive growth for the
New Pajero Stays True To Heritage
3rd October, 2006
Mitsubishi has just released its NS
Pajero 7-seat SUV with a complete make-over for the exterior design, a new
modern interior, two new engines that are Euro 4 compatible and re-introduced
two 3-door models to inject additional excitement into the model range .....
Mitsubishi Pajero for 2007
1st October, 2006
Popular 4WDs have been in Australia
for over 20 years. And that is largely due to Mitsubishi's Pajero. It was this
vehicle that popularised four-wheel driving in Australia when the first
generation was launched in the early 1980s. .....
Mitsubishi Pajero To Debut in Paris Tonight
28th September, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC)
will complete its renewed 4x4 line-up with the world premiere of the next
evolution of Pajero* at the 2006 Paris Motor Show .....
Team Mitsubishi Ralliart Victorious in Victoria
25th September, 2006
Team Mitsubishi Ralliart has ended the
NEC Australian Rally Championship on a high, with its Lancer Evolution IX driven
by Scott Pedder and Glen Weston winning the final round - the NGK Rally of
New Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution Tested in Africa
24th September, 2006
Team Repsol Mitsubishi Ralliart has
now completed a pair of two-week shakedown and development tests of its new
Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution in North Africa .....
World Premiere for the new Mitsubishi Pajero
13th September, 2006
Debuting at the Paris Motor Show, this
Pajero is the fourth generation Pajero. The latest Pajero offers reliability
forged in the crucible of grueling competition and use under the harshest
conditions to be found on the planet .....
Mitsubishi Wins Second Targa West
11th September, 2006
Mitsubishi has won Targa West for the
second successive year, beating a class field that comprised many exotic marques
More Lancer Evolution IXs for Japan
3rd September, 2006
Mitsubishi has announced that the
Lancer Evolution IX MR high-performance 4WD sports sedan (GSR/RS) and the MR
high-performance 4WD sports wagon (GT/GT-A) are now on sale in Japan .....
Mitsubishi Continues To Beat Its Objectives
8th August, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors has continued to
improve its business position, as well as exceed many of its business targets
during July .....
Mitsubishi Revises And Expands Colt Range
31st July, 2006
There's the introduction of a manual
transmission across all models and the introduction of two new image products -
the Colt Ralliart and the Colt Cabriolet .....
Australian Off Road Championship
27th July, 2006
Although two rounds of the Australian
Off Road Championship (Mildura in August and Goondiwindi in October) are still
to be contested, Mitsubishi is quietly confident that a sixth Class Seven title
in a row is just about a certainty .....
Mitsubishi Refreshes Grandis People-Mover
21st July, 2006
Mitsubishi has refreshed its Grandis
people-mover line-up with the renaming of its entry model, and the introduction
of a new VRX model .....
Mitsubishi Revises Colt Range
16th July, 2006
Mitsubishi has revised the Colt range
with the release of a manual transmission across all models. Colt now offers
exceptional value from money from just $15,990 (RRP) .....
Mitsubishi Continues To Improve Its Market Position
10th July, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors has continued to
improve its market position, with the release of the June sales results showing
a 35% sales increase over the previous month .....
All-New Triton Tough One-Tonne Ute
3rd July, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors has released its
all-new Triton four-wheel drive utility onto the Australian market with the
promise that it retains all the attributes that the brand has been known for
over the last 27 years - toughness, reliability, and the ability to "get the job
Mitsubishi 380 Tops Its Class
21st June, 2006
Mitsubishi's sporty and agile 380
sedan has topped its class in the two topics of most interest to today's
motorists - safety and economical running - in the last two days .....
Changes For Mitsubishi Outlander
12th June, 2006
Mitsubishi's Outlander compact AWD
wagon has had some specification revisions as part of its final upgrade before
the new model arrives later in the year .....
Lancer Evo IX Takes A Third At Forest Rally
22nd May, 2006
The Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX driven by
Pedder with Weston won two of the seven stages in the second heat around Nannup
and was second in three others .....
Mitsubishi Re-Positioning Has Desired Effect
19th May, 2006
Mitsubishi's range re-positioning has
had the desired effect, with a reported increase in showroom traffic, and
industry expert Redbook revising residuals upwards for two of the marque's
volume products .....
Evolution IX Going For Glory In WA
16th May, 2006
The ARC is already regarded as the
premier national championship for showroom-class rally cars in the world and
statistical analysis after this year's first round in Canberra points to just 14
seconds between the three main competing vehicle makes .....
Mitsubishi Enters Transiberico Rally
8th May, 2006
The Mitsubishi Ralliart Team will be
bidding to continue its unbeaten start to the 2006 season, when they tackle the
Transiberico Rally .....
Pininfarina Starts Production Of Colt CZC
7th May, 2006
A little over a year after Mitsubishi
Motors Europe B.V. (MME), and Pininfarina S.p.A. announced their agreement
covering the design, development and production of a convertible version of Colt
Mitsubishi 380 Improves Market Position
4th May, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors has maintained its
market share in a tough April car market, while the 380 continued its gradual
climb in the large car segment by recording a significant jump in market share
from 10% to 12% during the last month .....
Evo IX Wins Showroom Class in Targa Tasmania
2nd May, 2006
A Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX has
won the showroom car class at Australia's premier tarmac rally, Targa Tasmania
Mitsubishi Ralliart Happy with Evo IX's Tarmac Debut in Targa Tasmania
1st May, 2006
Team Mitsubishi Ralliart has completed
its first tarmac rally, the 2,100km Targa Tasmania, with its brand new Evolution
IX Lancer displaying impressive speed and reliability .....
New Mitsubishi CEO Outlines Plan For Growth
27th April, 2006
New CEO Robert McEniry today outlined
his strategy to grow the Mitsubishi Motors brand in Australia .....
Victory for Mitsubishi in Tunisia
20th April, 2006
Repsol Mitsubishi Ralliart Team driver
Stéphane Peterhansel and co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret clinched their third
victory in the Optic 2000 Rally of Tunisia on Easter Monday .....
New V6-powered Outlander for NY Motor Show
3rd April, 2006
The North American Mitsubishi
Outlander will be powered by a new high performance 3-litre V6 MIVEC engine to
deliver outstanding acceleration and high-speed cruising performance .....
Mitsubishi Enhances The Express Van
26th March, 2006
Australian trades and delivery people
have regarded the purposeful and reliable Express Van as one of their favourites
for many years, and this light commercial vehicle will continue winning
customers as Mitsubishi releases its upgraded SJ Express Van .....
Mitsubishi Wins Patagonia Rally
20th March, 2006
Luc Alphand and co-driver Gilles
Picard clinched outright victory for the Mitsubishi Ralliart Team in the
Patagonia-Atacama Rally, the opening round of the FIA Cross-Country Rally World
Evo IX Finishes Debut Rally, But Misses Podium
13th March, 2006
Team Mitsubishi Ralliart has achieved
its primary aim with the debut of its first Evolution IX Lancer by finishing the
season-opening Capital Rally in Canberra .....
Mitsubishi Colt Gets New Engine and More
8th March, 2006
The '06 Colt gets a new 1.5 litre
all-alloy DOHC four-cylinder engine with MIVEC that replaces the previous 1.5
litre cast iron block engine .....
Mitsubishi Sales Continue To Build
6th March, 2006
Mitsubishi's sales continued to build
in February with an increase in overall market share, a 41% lift in 380 sales
and the car gaining further market share against its rivals .....
There's A Pajero VR-X Coming Soon
2nd March, 2006
Mitsubishi is introducing a limited
edition Pajero VR-X this month. Based on the GLX, and available with both the
3.8 litre V6 petrol, or 3.2 litre diesel engine .....
Mitsubishi Motors at 76th Geneva Motor Show
1st March, 2006
Mitsubishi gave the Concept-EZ MIEV
4WD mono-box concept and the Colt CZC coupe-convertible their world premieres at
the 76th Geneva Motor Show .....
Mitsubishi Offers Limited Edition 380
28th February, 2006
What do you get when you take a
limited number of the award-winning Mitsubishi 380 and add many of the features
you would normally only find in high-end signature models? .....
Thai-built Mitsubishi Truck Exports To Increase
13th February, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
announced today that the export of the new Triton trucks produced at Mitsubishi
Motors (Thailand) Co., Ltd., are to move onto a full-scale footing in the second
half of 2006 .....
Mitsubishi and Proton sign memorandum
5th February, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC)
and Proton Holdings Berhad (Proton) have signed a memorandum of understanding
for wider areas of corporation .....
Mitsubishi At The Geneva Motor Show
2nd February, 2006
Mitsubishi Motors Europe unveils two
radical new concept cars – Concept-EZ MIEV and Concept-X – as well as the
striking new Colt CZC convertible at the Geneva Motor Show .....
Europe's Mitsubishi Colt CZC coupé-cabriolet
19th January, 2006
Two years after the launch of the Colt
hatchback and a year after the introduction of the Colt coupé, Mitsubishi will
unveil the third variant of the European Colt family at the 76th Geneva Motor
Show: the sporty Colt CZC coupé-cabriolet .....
Repsol Mitsubishi Ralliart’s Sixth Successive Dakar Rally Win
16th January, 2006
Repsol Mitsubishi Ralliart Team driver
Luc Alphand and co-driver Gilles Picard clinched victory in the 28th Dakar Rally
yesterday (Sunday). The feat marked a record-breaking 11th win for the Japanese
automotive manufacturer .....
Mitsubishi Concept CT at NAIAS
12th January, 2006
Mitsubishi has unveiled, at the
Detroit Motor Show, the Concept-CT, a groundbreaking concept for a
hybrid-powered small car that may influence development of future “Driven to
Thrill” Mitsubishi models .....
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Mitsubishi Motors Announces Production,
Sales and Exports for November 2005
23rd December, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has
announced global production, as well as domestic sales and export results for November 2005 .....
Limited Edition Outlander Released For Summer
17th December, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors is releasing a
limited edition Outlander with a host of desirable features for the summer period .....
Mitsubishi Outlander Tops 10,000 Orders
12th December, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation today
announced that it has received 10,000 orders for the new Outlander in less than
two months since its launch, in Japan, on 17th October .....
Eclipse Spyder to Debut at NAIAS
6th December, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors North America (MMNA)
will push the limits again with the debut of two more vehicles that thrill
– the 2007 Eclipse Spyder and the Concept-CT MIEV .....
Team Repsol Mitsubishi Ralliart Bids
For Sixth Successive Dakar Rally Win
24th November, 2005
The Mitsubishi Motors factory team has
entered four cars in the 2006 Dakar Rally, as it bids to become the first team
in history to win six successive Dakar rallies .....
Mitsubishi 380 Wins Best Large Car Award
23rd November, 2005
The newly released Mitsubishi 380 has
added another prestigious award to its growing trophy cabinet with the
announcement yesterday that it has been awarded Australia's Best Cars "Best Large Car" .....
Repsol Team Takes Win in UAE Desert
17th November, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Repsol Team driver
Stéphane Peterhansel and co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret clinched their third UAE
Desert Challenge victory in four years .....
DaimlerChrsyler Selling Mitsubishi Shares
14th November, 2005
DaimlerChrysler AG has agreed to sell
its remaining equity interest in Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) .....
Mitsubishi Upgrades Outlander & Pajero
11th November, 2005
Two of Mitsubishi’s popular models –
Outlander and Pajero – have received upgrades to enhance their popularity .....
Mitsubishi 380 ‘On Track’
7th November, 2005
Mitsubishi’s all-new 380 sedan is ‘on
track’ after its release at Sydney's Motor Show. Although it was only a couple
of weeks since the car’s release 2,186 cars have been wholesaled in that time
Mitsubishi 380 Most Secure Local Car
3rd November, 2005
Mitsubishi’s all-new large car, the
380, has been announced as the most secure locally manufactured car by NRMA
Insurance in its 2005 Car Theft Ratings just released .....
Smart Signs Up For Mitsubishi Engine
30th October, 2005
Mitsubishi and Smart have signed an
agreement on engine supply .....
Scottish Sports Car Of The Year
24th October, 2005
The Association of Scottish Motoring
Writers has voted the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX as Sports Car of the Year
Mitsubishi's Completely New Look for Motor Show
14th October, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors’ stand has a
completely new look for this year’s Australian International Motor Show, and it
is not only due to the newly released and exciting Mitsubishi 380 .....
Mitsubishi Grandis Gets Luxury Treatment
12th October, 2005
Mitsubishi’s Grandis people-mover has
had a luxury make-over as part of a model upgrade, and now offers even better
value for money in its new guise .....
Mitsubishi Announce 380 Pricing
10th October, 2005
MMAL has announced the pricing for its
new 380 range and to compliment the stylish 380’s extensive range of features
and industry leading 5/10 warranty, Mitsubishi is adding another industry first
to the 380 range – the provision of 5 years' roadside assistance as standard
with all 380 models .....
Mitsubishi's All-New '380' Sedan Launched
29th September, 2005
Mitsubishi’s sporty and powerful,
all-new large sedan – the front-wheel drive Mitsubishi 380 – has been launched
Mitsubishi Repsol Team Completes Test
22nd September, 2005
The Mitsubishi Motors Repsol Team has
returned from a gruelling two-week test and development session in Morocco with
new MPR12 versions of the Mitsubishi Pajero Evolution .....
Mitsubishi Maven For Indonesian
19th September, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has
announced that it launched the Maven, a new multi-purpose vehicle, last week in
Sale of Lonsdale
15th September, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited
yesterday confirmed that it has reached an agreement for the sale of the land
and building of its former Lonsdale engine plant .....
Mitsubishi Releases Lancer Evolution Wagon
8th September, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC)
yesterday announced that the Lancer Evolution Wagon would go on sale at
dealerships throughout Japan .....
New CEO for Mitsubishi Motors
8th September, 2005
Tom Phillips, President & CEO of
Mitsubishi Motors Australia yesterday announced that he would be leaving the
company on 31st October 2005 .....
Mitsubishi Releases New Triton in Thailand
30th August, 2005
Mitsubishi has announced the release
on the Thailand market of the new Triton truck. Replacing the current Strada
after a full redesign, the new Triton is assembled at the Mitsubishi facility in
Laem Chabang, Thailand .....
Mitsubishi Lancer Gets More Power
29th August, 2005
Mitsubishi’s popular Lancer sedan has
been riding high in the sales stakes in the fiercely competitive 'Small Car'
market segment, and is now set to increase its attractiveness .....
Australia's Latest Sports Sedan Launched
24th August, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors has released the
latest iteration of its rally-winning weapon – the Lancer Evolution IX – to the
Australian market as a fully homologated model .....
America's 2006 Mitsubishi Galant
16th August, 2005
America's new Galant is based on an
all-new platform and designed by Americans to meet the needs of the North
American market, the Galant's mechanical design employs cutting-edge engineering
and manufacturing technologies .....
Mitsubishi Updates Triton
14th August, 2005
As part of its continuing product
improvement programme, the Triton range is ammended .....
12th August, 2005
Set to make its world debut at
Frankfurt Motor Show in September, the Mitsubishi Concept-Sportback gives the
first indications of the company's vision for its next generation of C-segment
Mitsubishi Updates Challenger
12th August, 2005
The major differences to Challenger
are in the colour palette, with three new colours or combinations .....
Mitsubishi 380 Engine Wins Major Award
11th August, 2005
The 3.8 litre V6 engine that will
power the yet-to-be-released Mitsubishi 380 has won a major award at the
prestigious Society of Engineers Australasia’s Automotive Excellence Awards
Mitsubishi Develops New 2.4 litre MIVEC Engine
8th August, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has
developed two MIVEC aluminium cylinder block engines to power two new models
slated for introduction in the domestic Japanese market later this fiscal year
New Mitsubishi Dealer For Melton Victoria
25th July, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited (MMAL)
has announced the opening of Wolany Mitsubishi; the company's newest dealership, which is
located in Melton, Victoria .....
Mitsubishi, Peugeot & Citroen 4WDs Coming
13th July, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and PSA
Peugeot Citroën, have signed the final cooperation agreement between their two companies
concerning all-new four wheel drive vehicles .....
Mitsubishi Motors to Unveil Concept-Sportback
11th July, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and its European
unit Mitsubishi Motors Europe B.V.will be exhibiting a number of exciting concept and production
models at the 61st Internationale Automobil Ausstellung (IAA) in Frankfurt in September .....
Mitsubishi 380 Arrives In October
4th July, 2005
Mitsubishi Motors today announced that its all-new locally
manufactured large car would be known as the Mitsubishi "380" .....
22nd March, 2004
Just 1,000 Mitsubishi Pajero 21st Anniversary Editions will be available in
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII
17th March, 2004
About 100 examples of these legends will be available in Australia around
Mitsubishi Magna VR and VR-X Limited Edition sporties
15th March, 2004
Two limited edition sports versions of the Magna add additional
'character' to Mitsubishi's big car range .....
Mitsubishi Magna Solara
2nd March, 2004
Mitsubishi’s Magna Solara sedan makes a return to the market in March,
with plenty of features added to an already impressive list of standard features that will entice buyers with a keen eye
for value .....
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