Mitsubishi Motors reveals XM Concept crossover SUV in Indonesia

Aug 12, 2016

Mitsubishi Motors reveals XM Concept crossover SUV in Indonesia

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. on Thursday revealed its new XM Concept crossover at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show. The XM Concept denotes X for crossover and M for multipurpose vehicle (MPV). Mitsubishi considers the vehicle a combination of the power, design and utility of ...

Jul 1, 2016

Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan restart sales of scandal-affected minicars

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. and Nissan Motor Co. restarted sales of Mitsubishi-produced minicar models on Friday after a 2½-month hiatus following the revelation of fuel-economy data manipulations for the vehicles. Mitsubishi Motors began receiving orders for the eK Wagon and eK Space, with delivery beginning ...

Japan to adopt international method for fuel-economy testing in 2018

Jun 27, 2016

Japan to adopt international method for fuel-economy testing in 2018

The transport ministry plans to adopt an internationally standardized method of testing car fuel economy, beginning in 2018. The standardized method will cut costs for automakers and help them provide consumers with fuel efficiency figures closer than ever to actual on-road performance, ministry officials ...

Mitsubishi Motors sees first loss in eight years amid scandal

Jun 22, 2016

Mitsubishi Motors sees first loss in eight years amid scandal

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. forecast its first loss in eight years after setting aside compensation costs related to manipulating fuel-efficiency ratings and falsifying test data. Net loss in the year ending March 31 will probably be ¥145 billion ($1.4 billion), the company said in a ...