Summary of Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Sales In Japan In 2015
In Japan, Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV wasn’t able to improve its sales result in December compared to the previous year, but 518 vs 608 is nothing compared to the unprecedented surge in Europe to several thousand units.
Altogether, sales of Outlander PHEV increased in 2015 by over 14% to 10,996 in Japan from 10,064 in 2014 and 9,608 in 2013.
Year 2016 began in Japan with over 30,500 Outlander PHEV on the roads there.
Worldwide, sales are now approaching 100,000 cumulatively as the Okazaki Plant is running at full swing. Some 42,000 Outlander PHEVs were sold in 2015, mostly in Europe and Japan, with few more thousand sold in other markets.
The Outlander PHEV arrive in the US in August.
The largest market for Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is Europe with nearly 60,000 sold through the end of 2015.
We are curious how well Outlander PHEV will sell in the U.S., but we need to wait until August.