Nov 26, 2015

Philippines to probe 'sudden acceleration' in Mitsubishi vehicles

Philippine regulators will investigate accidents involving Mitsubishi Motors Corp.’s Montero Sport vehicles after complaints that they can speed out of control. The Trade Department formed a panel that will conduct the probe and recommend actions including a possible product recall or sales ban, if ...

MMC to boost minicars with new alliance

Nov 6, 2013

MMC to boost minicars with new alliance


Mitsubishi Motors Corp. President Osamu Masuko said Wednesday the automaker will develop new minivehicles, including an electric version, for the global market through its newly announced collaboration with the Renault-Nissan Alliance. “We feel minisize electric vehicles will be accepted well in the market,” Masuko ...

Oct 28, 2013

Toyota sales top GM's during third quarter

Toyota Motor Corp. outsold General Motors Co. and all other carmakers for the second time in three quarters, in the latest example of how Japan’s largest manufacturers are benefiting from “Abenomics.” Toyota and its subsidiaries sold 2.5 million vehicles worldwide in the July-September period, ...