Posts Tagged mitsubishi

Chevrolet Bolt EV's 60 kWh Battery (Cells by LG Chem)

EV Lithium-Ion Battery Suppliers Outlook For H1 2016

Here is a quick look at the progress for the lithium-ion battery market for electric cars,  which turns out to be growing faster than electric car market itself, as provided by some valuable data compiled by EV Sales Blog. Today’s Li-ion battery sales (as defined by energy) grows faster than the EVs themselves…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 24

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…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 0

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

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

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV sales in Japan – March 2016

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Sales In Japan Up 20% In March

Mitsubishi has had no complaints about the sales of its refreshed Outlander PHEV since it was launched last summer. Much improved numbers have now been logged for some 9 months in a row. A solid 955 units were delivered in March, which represents a 20% growth year-over-year. In the first quarter of 2016, sales hit…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 12

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Sales Exceed 100,000

Since its launch in Japan in early 2013, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has been wildly successful in terms of sales volume, perhaps even more successful than Mitsubishi had ever thought it would be. Just recently, the Outlander PHEV eclipsed 100,000 sales, cumulatively. Outlander joins only 3 other plug-in cars in…

4 months ago by Eric Loveday 27

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV -- Refreshed Look, 12 kWh Battery

Additional Details On U.S. Version Of Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is finally coming to the U.S. (see walkaround video) and will go one sale this fall as 2017 model year. Don Swearingen, executive vice president of Mitsubishi Motors North America (MMNA), revealed to Autoblog a few additional details about the upcoming plug-in hybrid SUV for the US. First, Mitsubishi…

5 months ago by Mark Kane 36