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Mitsubishi Motors Reports March 2018 Sales Up 21.7 Percent

  • Best March sales for the brand since 2005
  • Outlander Sport and Outlander both record their best March sales
    month ever
  • Calendar year sales up 22.7 percent over 2017

Motors North America, Inc
. (MMNA) reported March 2018 sales of
14,319 units sold, up 21.7 percent over March 2017, its best March sales
month since 2005. For the calendar year, total sales reported are
35,772, up 22.7 percent over the same period in 2017.

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2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross (Photo: Business Wire)

2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross (Photo: Business Wire)

The month was highlighted by Outlander Sport sales, which reported its
best March ever. Outlander Sport sales were up 74.7 percent over March
2017 with 4,674 units sold. The popular Outlander also posted its best
March ever with 4,789 units sold, up 13.1 percent over the same period
in 2017.

"Our CUV lineup is as strong as ever. We're confident in the
competitiveness of our products and consumers are starting to realize
one of the best kept secrets in the industry," said Ken Konieczka, vice
president, sales operations, MMNA. "As supplies of our all-new Outlander
PHEV and Eclipse Cross continue to grow, the sales momentum will only
get stronger as we head into spring."

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      March     YTD
      2018     2017     2018     2017
Mirage     3106     3324     5532     7470
Lancer     773     1528     2062     5221
Outlander Sport     4674     2676     13430     6864
Outlander     4789     4235     13099     9588
Outlander PHEV     373     0     996     0
Eclipse Cross     604     0     653     0
Total     14319     11766     35772     29147

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. Mitsubishi has
been producing cars for over 100 years. For more information, contact
the Mitsubishi Motors News Bureau at (888) 560-6672 or visit

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