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2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Powertrain Gets Big Boost

2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport powertrain

If you’re looking for a sporty ride that has just the right amount of power, look no further—we here at Mountaineer Mitsubishi have just the vehicle for you. The 2015 Outlander Sport crossover now has two different engine options, including a brand-new 2.4-liter MIVEC four-cylinder that gives the crossover a significant power boost. This new …

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New Mitsubishi Plug-In Hybrid to Debut at 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Mitsubishi plug-in hybrid

The Mitsubishi brand is diving further into the EV pool, the definite wave of the future. They’ve created a new plug-in hybrid crossover vehicle, which will make its debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. And soon after that, we’ll see this new (and as yet unnamed) plug-in hybrid crossover hit the US market, as …

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Car Lovers

valentine's day gift ideas for car lovers

Soon, the snow will be melting, the buds will be sprouting on the trees, the birds will be singing and you’ll probably wait until the last minute to get your significant other something for Valentine’s Day. But not if your better half is an automotive-nut, we hope. Here are a few Valentine’s gift ideas for …

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Customers Stay Loyal to the Mitsubishi Mirage When New Car Shopping

Customers stay loyal to the Mitsubishi Mirage

When it comes to loyal customers, the Mitsubishi Mirage has many. The vehicle ranked highest in customer loyalty among Non-Luxury Traditional Sub-Compact Cars for the 2014 model year. A study by IHS Automotive confirmed that more previous owners of the Mirage returned to purchase a Mirage during the 2014 model year than any other vehicle …

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Strong December Performance Leads to Impressive Annual Mitsubishi Sales

annual Mitsubishi sales

Annual Mitsubishi sales for 2014 ended with a strong December performance, as the automaker sold 6,545 vehicles, marking a 1.9% increase over December 2013 and the tenth consecutive month of year-over-year sales increases. That helped total sales for the year reach 77,643 units, a whopping 24.8% improvement over last year. Highlights included the Outlander, Mirage, …

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Three Mitsubishi Models Named 2015 Top Safety Picks

2015 Top Safety Picks

Three 2015 Mitsubishi models have just been named 2015 Top Safety Picks or better by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, including the Outlander, Outlander Sport, and Lancer. Both the Lancer and the Outlander Sport achieved the highest possible score of “Good” in most of the Institute’s crashworthiness evaluations—including moderate overlap front, side, roof strength, …

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How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

keep your new year’s resolutions

Now that the New Year has arrived, many of us have set resolutions, or goals, for 2015. While this is a great idea, only 8% of people actually successfully reach their goals, according to the University of Scranton. To help you keep you New Year’s resolutions, here are a few simple tips. Set progress goals …

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Five Simple Ways to Keep Your Car New for Longer

keep your car new

Winter is tough on our cars. Let’s not add to that stress by making silly (rookie) mistakes. Here are five things you can do to increase your car’s resale value, keep it in better shape for longer, and reduce maintenance costs along the way. Start your car, and go. No need to let it idle. …

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Two New Mitsubishi Models Could Be Coming to US Next Year

new Mitsubishi models

Mitsubishi had a great sales year in 2014, and are now looking to expand on that success by creating some fresh offerings. According to CEO Osamu Masuko, two new Mitsubishi models could be ready as early as next year. According to Automotive News, in addition to the Outlander PHEV plug-in hybrid crossover and Mirage sedan, …

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Mitsubishi Hybrid Vehicle Looks Awesome in New Photos

Mitsubishi GT PHEV

The Los Angeles Auto Show is always full of new and interesting concepts and technologies. This year, the XR-PHEV was among those newcomers. The XR –PHEV, a new Mitsubishi hybrid vehicle, looks awesome as well as efficient in a gallery of pictures taken at the LA Auto Show. The car is just a concept at …

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