Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV sales in Japan – June 2016

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Sales In Japan Slumping In Q2

After the introduction of 2016 model-year, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV set new sales record in Japan in mid-2015. Then, the volume decreased, and over the last couple of months, demand has been pretty weak, close to historically weak. The second quarter ended with just 677 sales in Japan, at average…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 0

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

July 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in electric vehicle sales have set a sales record in every month so far in 2016*, but something special has been happening over the past two months – year-over-year comps have been destroyed. For July, some ~13,432 plug-ins were sold, the 4th best result for any month of EV sales in the US (all…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 43

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV sales in Japan – May 2016

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Struggles In Japan In May

Mitsubishi has recently been hit hard by emission scandal.  So hard in fact, that it pushed the company into Nissan control (with its formal rival now owning a 34% controlling interest). The high profile nature of the scandal, which is based out of Japan, seems to have been a hit…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 7

Real Time EV Sales Reporting and Historical Charts Can Be Found Here

June 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

While every month so far in 2016 has been an improvement, June was something special as the “Tesla rush” to meet Q2 estimates was far greater than the “Tesla rush” of Q2 2015 and Ford set multi-year highs for plug-in sales. In total, a new all-time record for plug-in sales…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 60

Mitsubishi Ground Tourer Concept SUV (PHEV)

Mitsubishi To Debut Plug-In “Ground Tourer” Concept SUV

Mitsubishi (or do we call the company Mitsubishi-Nissan now?) announced it will unveil a new plug-in hybrid SUV at the upcoming 2016 Paris Motor Show in October. The Ground Tourer Concept SUV (PHEV) will be positioned in the “upper strata of the automotive landscape” as the Japanese manufacturer has learned…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 10

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Sales Fall In Japan For April

Mitsubishi recently celebrated its 100,000 Outlander PHEV sold worldwide, but April’s results in Japan did not contribute much to the record, as April is always the slowest month of the year for EV sales in the country. While the 250 plug-in Outlanders was not a lot, against a year ago’s result, the number…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 12