Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi to share electric vehicle platform

Tokyo Motor show Self-Driving car Nissan

Nissan Motor, Renault and Mitsubishi Motors will integrate their electric vehicle platforms in an effort to cut costs down to levels similar to traditional fuel automobiles, the Nikkei paper noted. The method comes as car giants Volkswagen and Toyota Motor are also wanting to mass-produce battery electric vehicles in the middle of tightening emissions and […]

Mitsubishi Motors resumes sales after cheating scandal

Japanese car manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors Corp resumed domestic sales of eight automobile models on October 1. The company stated to resume the production on Friday, after correcting overstated mileage readings in its second unfaithful scandal this year. Japan’s sixth biggest automaker has actually confessed falsified the mileage on 12 models, consisting of the Pajero and […]

3-motor Mitsubishi concept unveiled ahead of Paris motor show

3 motor Mitsubishi GT PHEV Concept

With the debate surrounding the company’s fuel performance figures in its home country Japan, possibly it’s not surprising that for the upcoming Mondial de l’Automobile Mitsubishi will be focusing on its all-electric and hybrid powertrain technology. Of the four brand-new designs that will make up the star attractions on Mitsubishi‘s stand, the GT-PHEV Concept will […]

Mitsubishi Motors receives second reprimand concerning mileage data fraud

A Mitsubishi Motors logo is seen on display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City

The transport ministry on Thursday released a 2nd reprimand to Mitsubishi Motors for car mileage information fraud after it discovered the company continued to manipulate figures after admitting to the practice in April. The ministry stated it once again discovered a lack of legal compliance and inadequate governance at the business, calling the scenario “abnormal”. […]

Mitsubishi Motors overstated fuel economy on eight other models

A Mitsubishi Motors logo is seen on display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City

Mitsubishi Motors overstated the fuel economy on 8 of its automobile models, along with 4 others the embattled Japanese automaker admitted to previously this year, the Nikkei paper reported on Tuesday. Japan’s transportation ministry, which had actually been investigating the fuel economy on Mitsubishi models including the Pajero SUV, would report its findings as early […]

Mitsubishi recalls 82,426 automobiles for CVT hesitation issues

A Mitsubishi Motors logo is seen on display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City

Mitsubishi is recalling 82,436 automobiles from the models of 2015 and 2016. The recall impacts the continually variable transmissions, or CVTs, in 2015-16 Outlander Sports, 2016 Outlanders, and 2016 Lancers. Mitsubishi calls their Jatco produced CVT a constant velocity transmission. According to the document Mitsubishi sent to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the […]

Hyundai and Mitsubishi Recalling Specific Car Models

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration states Hyundai and Mitsubishi are recalling particular car models because of problems the companies suggest can increase the chances of crashes. Hyundai is recalling 2013 models of the Elantra as the brake pedal stopper pad can degrade, a condition that might result in the brake light remaining on or […]

Mitsubishi Outlander hacked via in-car wi-fi

A British security company has successfully hacked into a Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid, reviving the debate over car vulnerability in an age where automobiles progressively are reliant on their computers. Pen Test Partners acquired a 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV with the express purpose of seeing whether the SUV’s special mobile app set-up shall also provide […]

Mileage Scandal: Mitsubishi Motors president to resign

A Mitsubishi Motors logo is seen on display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City

Mitsubishi Motors President Tetsuro Aikawa stated on Wednesday that he will resign to take responsibility for the mileage cheating scandal unfolding at the Japanese company. Aikawa has actually rejected individual participation in misdeed, however it is common for executives at major Japanese firms to step down to show remorse. His resignation is anticipated to become […]

Mitsubishi Motors CEO, COO shall resign over mileage scandal

Mitsubishi Motors Corp‘s leading two executives are most likely to resign over the Japanese automaker’s manipulation of fuel economy information, Japanese media reported on Wednesday, in a scandal that has actually downed the company’s market price in half in a week. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Osamu Masuko has currently informed some affiliated dealers and […]

Mitsubishi Motors’ sales impacted by recent fuel economy data scandal

A Mitsubishi Motors logo is seen on display at the New York International Auto Show in New York City

Mitsubishi Motors has seen everyday car orders in Japan cut in half because the carmaker confessed recently that it had overemphasized fuel economy information, highlighting the sales damage from a scandal that its president has alerted might impact the company’s “existence”. The automaker on Wednesday refrained from providing monetary assistance for 2016-17 because the scandal’s […]