Mitsubishi Motors Stories Sturdy First Quarter Gross sales Led By File Gross sales Of All-New Outlander

MMNA’s flagship car, the all-new 2022 Outlander, continued to guide the model’s gross sales success for the quarter, with 13,065 complete automobiles offered, a 218.2% year-over-year improve. Q1 2022 additionally represented the all-time retail-only quarter for the nameplate since launch in 2002.

In the meantime, on the power of its best-ever retail gross sales month in March, gross sales of the lately refreshed 2022 Eclipse Cross totaled 3,992 for the quarter, a 152.2% year-over-year improve. As with Outlander, Q1 2022 additionally represented the all-time retail-only quarter for the nameplate since launch in 2018.

Demand continued to outstrip provide throughout the lineup, particularly on the fast-moving Outlander. As all the auto business is experiencing, MMNA’s stock stays far under superb ranges and nicely under buyer demand.

Information and Notes

  • MMNA closed Fiscal 12 months 2021 at the side of Q1 of calendar yr 2022, with gross sales totaling 100,206 representing a rise of 25.17%.
  • The all-new 2022 Outlander, picked up two extra awards throughout the quarter, being named Crossover Utility of the 12 months by the Hispanic Motor Press and “Latin Taste” SUV of the 12 months by Puros Autos. Outlander was beforehand honored as a Wards 10 Finest Interiors winner, “Car of the 12 months” by Victory & Reseda and earned a TOP SAFETY PICK+ designation from the Insurance coverage Institute for Freeway Security (IIHS).
  • Even because the 2022 Outlander continues to set gross sales information and earn awards, MMNA is making ready to launch an all-new plug-in hybrid (PHEV) variant with North American gross sales deliberate for the second half of 2022. The car, which traditionally has been one of many best-selling PHEVs worldwide, underscores Mitsubishi’s environmental dedication to cut back carbon emissions by 40 p.c by 2030 and obtain a net-zero carbon footprint by 2050, additionally introduced this yr.
  • As beforehand introduced, Mark Chaffin ascends to the function of MMNA CEO efficient April 1, 2022, as the corporate opens its new fiscal yr.
  • MMNA lately introduced Santander Shopper USA, Inc. as its new most popular finance accomplice, providing buyer and vendor financing to assist make the Mitsubishi Motors shopping for expertise quick, truthful and enjoyable.
  • MMNA and its vendor companions improved 10 factors within the 2022 JD Energy 2022 CSI, rating fourth among the many 19 non-premium manufacturers throughout the business.

Q1 2022

Q1 2021

YTD 2022

YTD 2021

Mirage

4,917

6,932

4,917

6,932

Outlander Sport

3,707

15,356

3,707

15,356

Outlander

13,065

4,106

13,065

4,106

Outlander PHEV

719

254

719

254

Eclipse Cross

3,992

1,583

3,992

1,583

TOTALS

26,400

28,231

26,400

28,231

About Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.  

By means of a community of roughly 330 vendor companions throughout the US, Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., (MMNA) is accountable for the gross sales, advertising and customer support of Mitsubishi Motors automobiles within the U.S. MMNA was the top-ranked Japanese model within the J.D. Energy 2021 Preliminary High quality research, rating third total and tied with Lexus. In its Environmental Targets 2030, MMNA’s dad or mum firm Mitsubishi Motors Company has set a objective of a 40 p.c discount within the CO2 emissions of its new automobiles by 2030 via leveraging EVs — with PHEVs because the centerpiece — to assist create a sustainable society.

With headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee, and company operations in California, Georgia, Michigan, New Jersey, Texas, Florida and Virginia, MMNA instantly and not directly employs greater than 8,000 folks throughout the US

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SOURCE Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.