Mitsubishi Motors Reports February Sales Increase

- Mitsubishi's strong CUV lineup led the way in February

- Outlander Sport posts its best February sales ever

- Outlander sales up a strong 81 percent

Mar 01, 2016, 12:05 ET from Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.

CYPRESS, Calif., March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) today reported February 2016 sales of 7,870, an increase of 4.5 percent over February of 2015. Leading the way for the month was Mitsubishi's duo of CUVs, the Outlander Sport and Outlander, with combined sales of 4,712, up 32 percent. For the calendar year, Mitsubishi sales are 14,134.

In a crowded field of competitors in the compact CUV segment, Outlander sales continue to impress with strong double-digit increases. Sales for the popular CUV were 2,121, which accounted for an impressive 81 percent increase over the same period in 2015. Outlander had its best February since 2007.

Not to be outdone, Outlander Sport had its best February ever with sales of 2,591, an increase of eight percent over February 2015.

"We've said it before and we are proving it to be true, the future of the Mitsubishi Motors brand lies in its CUVs," said Don Swearingen, executive vice president, MMNA. "Outlander Sport continues to be our sales leader and the new Outlander is proving to be quite popular with customers seeking high value and reliability in a very competitive segment."

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February

YTD


2016

2015

2016

2015

iMiEV

5

2

7

5

Mirage

1156

1863

2119

3568

Lancer

1997

2099

3520

3614

Outlander Sport

2591

2394

4824

4661

Outlander

2121

1175

3664

2178

Total

7870

7533

14134

14026

About Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.   

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., (MMNA) is responsible for all research and development, marketing, and sales for Mitsubishi Motors in the United States. MMNA sells sedans and crossovers/SUVs through a network of approximately 360 dealers. MMNA is leading the way in the development of highly efficient, affordably priced new gasoline-powered automobiles while using its industry-leading knowledge in battery electric vehicles to develop future EV and PHEV models. For more information, contact the Mitsubishi Motors News Bureau at (888) 560-6672 or visit media.mitsubishicars.com.

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