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2010 Mitsubishi Outlander:  The Nose Knows?
2010 Mitsubishi Outlander: The Nose Knows?

2010 Mitsubishi Outlander:  Winter by a nose?   For 2010, Mitsubishi pumped up its Outlander crossover with a 230-hp V6.  There is a GT model with Lancer Evolution rhinoplasty, crisp multi-color info display, roomy interior and sporty demeanor. If you like the looks but not the $30,000 fee...Read More»

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Confirmed: 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport To Debut At NY Show

The press-day reveals of the New York Auto Show are still nearly six weeks away, but we can already pencil in another important debut: an all-new Mitsubishi hatchback (or crossover) that might help awaken the brand from a sales slumber. The RVR, which we previewed a few months ago, will be sold in...Read More»

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Week-Long Test Drive: The 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS Is A Car For The Whole Family

In life sometimes it is the little surprises that really count. Like when a car you really dont expect knocks the socks off of you. A vehicle with such a capability should truly be respected and revered because not only can it turn your commute into a pleasure and family hauling duties into a joy...Read More»

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2010 Mitsubishi Outlander: More Volume, Less Displacement

More volume, less displacement. That's the creed of today's crossovers. To wit: The 2009 Mitsubishi Outlander has a roomy interior, a thumping audio setup and now a smaller 168-hp four-cylinder mill. Built by the folks who made the funky high-roof Dodge Colt Vista, it has a Hoover upright-like...Read More»

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Mitsubishi Planning New Compact SUV And Minicar For U.S.

It’s no secret that Mitsubishi’s sales performance in the U.S. has been floundering in recent years. Sales, in the first nine months alone, are down 47% for Mitsubishi. While other Japanese automakers like Honda, Toyota and Nissan have experienced increase sales in the past couple of...Read More»

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Did You Know Mitsubishi Still Sold the Galant? And it’s a Bargain!

I guess you can afford to offer bargain prices when your bread and butter family sedan hasn't been re-styled since the Y2K bug was still the big concern on everyones minds and not the Mayan Apocalypse of 2012. Yes everyone, Mitsubishi has released the new for 2010 Galant family sedan and it (drum...Read More»

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Driven: Mitsubishi i Minicar

Would you buy a K-Car? It's probably not what you might think. So-called kei cars (or K-cars) are popular in Japan because of their tax exemptions and parking advantages. In this segment created more by regulation more than demand, they're limited to about 134 inches in length (more than two feet...Read More»

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Mitsubishi May Offer Gas-Powered i-Miev To U.S. Buyers

Back in June, Mitsubishi unveiled the production version of its i-MiEV battery electric vehicle. The curious-looking five-door hatch went on sale in Japan six weeks later at a retail cost of ¥3 million ($33,800). It runs off a 16 kWh lithium ion battery, which powers an electric motor for about...Read More»

FUSE interface in 2010 Mitsubishi Outlander
Mitsubishi Debuts Sync Rival, Called Fuse, In 2010 Outlander

It's about time that another automaker took on Ford's Sync hands-free communication and entertainment interface. One of the best rival systems—at least in affordable vehicles—comes from an unlikely source: Mitsubishi. The new 2010 Outlander is the first vehicle to get the handy interface. In a...Read More»

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New Mitsubishi Nav System Includes Free Traffic Service

Punch your destination into the navigation system in a new vehicle—especially a luxury-brand model—and you’re likely to get more than just driving directions. Many of today’s systems alert you of upcoming traffic congestion and even adjust your route on the fly to help avoid it. But...Read More»

2010 Mitsubishi Outlander GT
Driven: 2010 Mitsubishi Outlander GT

In the three years since the second-generation Mitsubishi Outlander first went on sale, Mitsubishi has gone through a sort of identity crisis here in the U.S. market. While the Japanese automaker’s compact Lancer models—especially the high-performance Evolution and Ralliart—have...Read More»

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Mitsubishi Previews New Compact Crossover

Mitsubishi confirmed more than a year ago that its Concept-cX crossover that starred at the 2007 Frankfurt Auto Show would eventually enter production and today we have the first official preview sketch of the upcoming vehicle. Built off Mitsubishi’s new mid-size global platform, the compact...Read More»

2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR Touring
2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR Touring Pricing Announced

Mitsubishi has expanded its 2010 Lancer Evolution range with the new MR Touring model, which goes on sale for $40,990 (not including a $720 destination fee). Sitting at the top of the Lancer Evolution range, the new MR Touring doesn’t come cheap but its hefty pricetag is justified somewhat...Read More»

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The New Mitsubishi Lancer Evo MR - The Sensible Evo?

The newest lineup of Mitsubishi's Lancer models are starting to hit dealerships worldwide and now we've got details on the granddaddy of them all, the Evolution MR Touring. It has all the power, handling and aggressive characteristics as last years Evolution X (the X refers to the tenth generation)...Read More»

2010 Mitsubishi Outlander
Preview: 2010 Mitsubishi Outlander

• What is it? The facelifted version of Mitsubishi’s versatile crossover. • The basics: Four- and six-cylinder engines and two- and four-wheel drive modes • On sale: Later this year • Price: $20,580 - $25,980 (est.) Though the first-generation Outlander was often...Read More»

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Toyota Losing Ground In The EV Race?

An interesting article in the New York Times suggests that Toyota -- the same Toyota that's often considered to be at the forefront of the green car movement, thanks to its popular Prius hybrid and all those eye-popping, folksy TV ads you've been seeing -- is slipping in the race to bring fully...Read More»

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First Drive: 2010 Mitsubishi Ralliart Sportback

Ever since we first saw Mitsubishi's Concept Sportback at the Frankfurt motor show back in 2005, we've been hoping—along with countless rally-sport enthusiasts—to see a hatchback version of the compact sport sedan come to the U.S. this time around. Well, it's finally (almost) arrived; though...Read More»

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Buying a Car? Check With Your Bank!

I've been shopping for a new or a slightly used car lately, because I need one. I've been to dealerships, and I've also been to my bank to see where I can get the best deal. While on this cycle, I discovered something I think others should know about, if they don't already. Now, we all see...Read More»

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Nissan Promises An Improved CVT

If you want to get an automatic transmission—as most car shoppers prefer—on a Nissan, you'll most likely end up with a CVT. That's, to put it as simply as possible, a belt-and-pulley system rather than gears and hydraulics. Nissan has just announced that the CVT it uses across most of its...Read More»

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