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Mitsubishi May Sales Up! Thanks to Outlander & Lancer

 
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Posted: 06/01/07
02:08 PM

Fuel-Efficient Lancer Leads Mitsubishi to 15.5% May Increase

CYPRESS, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire/ --
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., (MMNA) today reported May sales of 13,651 units, up 15.5% from last May's total of 11,821.* It marks Mitsubishi's biggest month of sales in more than two years (March 2005).


Sales of the all-new fuel-efficient Lancer more than tripled compared to last May, up 228% at 4,028.


"Every day more consumers are discovering that Lancer may be their best choice in the compact sedan segment for its combination of fuel-efficiency, safety, performance, styling, and overall value," said MMNA CEO Hiroshi Harunari. "The same can be said for our all-new Outlander crossover SUV that continues to sell very well."


Last month marked the best May sales for Mitsubishi in three years. Year-to-date, Mitsubishi sales are up 18.6% compared to January-May 2006. Other May sales highlights:


 -- Lancer sales are up 94% year-to-date.
 -- Outlander sales more than doubled compared to May 2006, up 123.6%.
    Outlander sales are up 131% year-to-date.
 -- Eclipse Spyder convertible sales were up 26.0% from May 2006, and 83%
    year-to-date.
 -- For seven consecutive months -- and ten of the last eleven months --
    Mitsubishi sales have increased compared to the same month of the prior
    year.

 * -- the DSR increase for May was 11.0%, with 26 selling days in May 2007,
   and 25 selling days in May 2006.


Source: Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.  

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Enthusiast | Posts: 312 | Joined: 05/07
Posted: 06/05/07
08:07 PM

Keep rockin' hard Mitsubishi!!!  

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