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Mitsubishi to debut new plug-in in Tokyo

The Tokyo Motor Show will see the debut of Mitsubishi’s latest hybrid, a plug-in SUV concept vehicle. As Car Scoops notes, not many details have been released about the vehicle, but it will feature a “downsized plug-in hybrid powertrain and electric four-wheel drive.” Mitsubishi has released a teaser image of part of the vehicle, and more images will be released…

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Mitsubishi top-selling PHEV in UK

The United Kingdom’s plug-in car subsidy was withdrawn in November 2018, and as Inside EVs notes, “it was expected that PHEV sales would collapse.” That fate has not come true for Mitsubishi, as the automaker is still experiencing strong sales of its Outlander PHEV in the country, remaining the top choice for PHEV consumers. Mark Kane at Inside EVs notes,…

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Nissan will expand HEV and PHEV offerings

Nissan has announced it will augment its line-up to include hybrids and plug-in hybrids in the near future. Currently, Nissan’s main green model is its full-electric Leaf EV, which has been a strong seller in recent years. Nissan is also projecting 35% of its European sales will be of electrified vehicles by 2025, according to an article by CTV News.…

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More details emerge on the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The U.S. version of the Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in hybrid is set to launch in the near future, and more details are starting to emerge on the model. The new Outlander will be the first PHEV SUV to launch in the U.S. in the non-luxury category. For a detailed review, check out “Alex on Autos” via Inside EVs. Read more.

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Hybrids to watch in 2018

Hybrid automakers are releasing a new set of feature-filled models throughout 2018. Both regular hybrids and PHEVs are being offered at competitive prices, with many PHEVs still eligible for a plug-in electric vehicle tax credit. Of the models to look out for, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and Kia Niro are standouts. Jeep is also releasing a hybrid version of its…

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Mitsubishi Bringing Europe’s Best-Selling Plug-In Hybrid to the US in December

Green Car Congress reports that Mitsubishi is bringing the best-selling plug-in hybrid in Europe — the Outlander — to the US in December 2017. The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle ($34,595) features a 2.0-liter gasoline engine, two high-performance electric motors and Mitsubishi’s Super All-Wheel Control system. It is the only plug-in hybrid crossover with all-wheel drive in its…

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Mitsubishi introduces new plug-in hybrid concept vehicle at Paris Auto Show

Mitsubishi has introduced a new plug-in hybrid concept at the 2016 Paris Auto Show. Billed as a next-generation SUV crossover, the vehicle is powered by an advanced plug-in hybrid system that use three motors. Mitsubishi is also introducing the eX Concept, a compact SUV electric vehicle, and showcasing the 2017 European models of the Outlander and Outlander plug-in hybrid. Read more.

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Mitsubishi Once Again Eyes New Plug-in Vehicles

Plugin.cars.com reports that Mitsubishi may introduce plug-in hybrid and pure electric versions of a new crossover, and possible two small electric vehicles, between 2017 and 2020. But, the website notes, Mitsubishi has a long track record of announcing plans for plug-in hybrid and electric cars that never come to fruition. It notes that Mitsubishi said in 2011 it would launch six new plug-in hybrid or electric…

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Mitsubishi to introduce three electrified crossover vehicles in U.S.

Automotive News reports that Mitsubishi will introduce three electrified crossovers in the next five years. The vehicles include a new small coupe-styled crossover, a redesigned Outlander, and the next-generation Outlander Sport. Mitsubishi also will launch the Outlander PHEV, the plug-in hybrid version of the nameplate’s current generation, in the U.S. next year. Read more.

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