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2018 EcoRun surpasses all expectations

AJAC EcoRun continues to be showcase for fuel-efficient vehicles, driving

The 19 journalist drivers were required to maintain the posted speed-limits but were encouraged to be as efficient as possible with the “go pedal.” Read More

10 good and 10 not so good brands in Initial Quality

J.D. Power polled 75,000 new buyers during their vehicle’s first 90 days Read More

Auto Industry Auto Awards Jun 20, 2018, 8:00 AM

UK study finds hybrids fall way short of economy ratings

Some plug-in hybrids missed their advertised ratings by almost 6 L/100 km Read More

Fuel Economy Green Cars Jun 6, 2018, 2:30 AM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry Car Buying May 31, 2018, 9:25 AM


Nine ragtops you can get for less than $12,000

What's happened with convertibles in Canada? Read More

Used Cars Auto Industry May 17, 2018, 2:30 AM

Report says UK considering Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle ban

Autocar and FT report says government considering EV range requirements

Alleged requirement of 80.5-km (50-mile) electric range would exclude almost all of PHEVs currently on the roads, including the top-selling Toyota Prius. Read More

Green Cars Auto Industry May 7, 2018, 2:30 AM

Nearly 150,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in April

April recalls totalled 35, affecting 147,607 vehicles from 25 makes

Ford pickups, Audi sedans and crossovers, Smart cars, Land Rover Discoverys and VW Tiguans among largest recalls, combining for over 118,000 vehicles. Read More

Car Safety Car Care May 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

QUICK LOOK: 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Not to be mistaken for the sporty coupe and convertible of yesteryear

Latest addition to the Mitsubishi fold is a compact crossover aimed at the mass market, slotting in between the entry-level RVR and larger Outlander. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Apr 8, 2018, 9:30 PM


Nearly 110,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in February

Biggest recalls involved Ram pickups and Mitsubishi RVR compact SUVs

23 models from 12 marques recalled for a variety of issues ranging from fuel leaks and water drainage, to faulty shift interlocks and incorrect labels. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 3, 2018, 10:30 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV a game changer

The Outlander PHEV has the potential to shake up the compact SUV segment

With the efficiency, technologies and features it offers, the Outlander PHEV has the potential to truly shake up the compact SUV segment. By Clare Dear Read More

Automotive Reviews New Cars Green Cars Jan 31, 2018, 7:55 AM

More than 235,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Hyundai Elantra tops numbers game with nearly 105,000 cars recalled

Most year-end recalls affected motorhomes and bikes, but 237,105 passenger vehicles were named in 23 recalls concerning 29 models from nine brands. Read More

Car Safety Jan 1, 2018, 9:10 PM

Over 120,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Total of 16 actions affect 25 models from 14 different brands

Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Porsche, Ram and Volkswagen all have models affected. Read More

Car Safety Oct 3, 2017, 9:35 PM


Mitsubishi PHEV ready to come home for Christmas

Plug-in version of Outlander SUV features electric motor at each axle

80-cell 12 kWh lithium-ion battery located under the cabin floor powers two 60-kW electric motors to supply Super All-Wheel-Control (all-wheel-drive). Read More

Green Cars New Cars Sep 28, 2017, 10:40 PM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM

Mitsubishi teases new SUV for Geneva intro

Company says model will enhance stable alongside Outlander and RVR

Based on 2015's XR-PHEV II Concept that was thought to be new ASX/Outlander Sport/RVR, but new utility could be new direction for Lancer Sportback. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Jan 24, 2017, 9:30 PM

Mitsubishi to show new Hybrid SUV in Paris

GT-PHEV Concept is next-gen go-anywhere hybrid, with 3 electric motors

Mitsubishi calls GT-PHEV a “ground tourer” — a premium vehicle designed to cruise across a vast land, with a 1,200-km range (120 on electric power). Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Green Cars Sep 16, 2016, 10:30 PM


Mitsubishi Mirage goes on virtual night drive

Smartphone connectivity lets users virtually drive Mirage G4 sedan

The game links a website to users’ Apple or Android Smartphones, allowing control on the onscreen night course with the movement control abilities of the mobile phone. Read More

New Cars Auto Technology Jul 18, 2016, 10:30 PM

Mitsubishi to show off new PHEV SUV

Ground Tourer Concept looks to be evolution of Mitsubishi's eX Concept

Though no production plans were revealed, Mitsubishi says the SUV would be positioned as an up-market SUV, and feature a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Green Cars Jun 27, 2016, 10:30 PM

10 concepts whose looks weren’t quite right

Love at first sight may be endearing but isn’t always enduring

Concepts aren’t always exactly like the vehicles that eventually come to market. That can be seen as bad, because the concepts are so awesome, but isn’t always. Read More

Future Cars Jan 30, 2016, 5:30 AM

New Mitsubishi Mirage sedan coming to Canada

Four-door model already available in other parts of the world

Sedan is roughly the same size as the Mirage hatchback already in Canada, with the differences being the nose and everything back of the rear doors. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Jan 24, 2016, 11:15 PM


Mitsubishi sends Evo off with Special Edition

2016 Final Edition marks end to 10 generations of Lancer Evolution

Based on the current GSR, with exclusive exterior and interior tweaks, it gets power from turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder that produces 303 hp. Read More

New Cars Oct 6, 2015, 12:00 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander comes good

Refreshed Outlander compact SUV is a real contender in a hot segment

Improvements give this compact SUV the tools it needs to challenge the category leaders – if it can just get on consumers’ shopping radar. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Jun 9, 2015, 4:35 PM

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander to debut new design language

New Outlander will make its world premiere at the New York International Auto Show

The new 2016 Outlander is said to demonstrate the brand's renewed emphasis on style, refinement and overall driving experience. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Mar 23, 2015, 5:15 PM

More power for Mitsubishi Outlander Sport / RVR

New, larger 2.4-litre engine boosts output by 20 horsepower

The 2.4-litre engine is standard in up-level Outlander Sport 2.4 ES and Outlander Sport 2.4 GT models for 2015. Read More

New Cars Feb 7, 2015, 10:40 AM


Ten choice used car buys for under $15,000

Used vehicles outsell new ones by a ratio of almost two to one for good reasons

Reliability is an especially important factor when buying used and these ten have proven their mettle in customers' hands. Read More

Used Cars Car Buying Oct 10, 2014, 3:25 PM

ROAD TEST: 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander ES AWC

Mitsubishi's mid-size CUV proves to be a cold warrior of the first order

The Outlander seemed almost impervious to this winter's abnormal, bitter cold, which frequently registered in the low -30s Celsius. Read More

New Cars Apr 5, 2014, 11:00 PM

No more Evo?

The rally-star Mitsubishi Evo could die when the current-generation Lancer is phased out

Rumours of a next-generation Evo hybrid with its electric component serving as a power enhancer seem to be becoming less and less likely. Read More

New Cars Auto Enthusiasts Mar 31, 2014, 4:00 PM

Mitsubishi shows Mirage G4 sedan in Montreal

Company says consumer feedback will influence plans to launch in Canada

The G4, which is built in Thailand, is a sedan sibling to the sub-compact Mirage hatchback launched in the Canadian market last year. Read More

New Cars Jan 21, 2014, 12:00 AM


Mitsubishi concepts for Tokyo

Three new concept cars include two PHEV SUVS and a hybrid MPV

All three concepts at the Tokyo show feature Mitsubishi's active safety technologies as well as advanced "connected car" technology. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Nov 4, 2013, 2:00 AM

Mitsubishi Canada prices all-new Mirage

Reservations now open for early delivery of Canada’s newest subcompact car

Mitsubishi Canada has announced a starting price of just $12,498 for a base-level Mirage ES five-door hatchback with five-speed manual transmission. Read More

New Cars Aug 23, 2013, 12:00 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander

Redesigned Outlander takes on more sophisticated, premium persona

New styling, a well-executed interior more safety features and increased fuel efficiency should broaden the Outlander compact SUV’s appeal Read More

New Cars Jun 13, 2013, 4:00 AM

Subaru and Mitsubishi tops in small CUV crash tests

Forester earned a "good" rating on the 'small overlap' crash test and RVR was "acceptable"

The Subaru Forester and Mitsubishi RVR are the only small CUVs to earn a 'Top Safety Pick +' rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Read More

Car Safety May 18, 2013, 5:00 AM


2013 Mitsubishi RVR GT AWD

Minor exterior and interior updates and a recalibrated CVT highlight RVR's 2013 changes

What separates the RVR from its competitors is Mitsubishi's 10-year, 160,000-km powertrain warranty and a five-year warranty on most everything else. Read More

New Cars Apr 6, 2013, 12:00 PM

Mitsubishi Mirage coming to Canada

2014 Mirage revealed at Montreal auto show but name not yet confirmed

Mitsubishi's sub-compact Mirage will compete against cars like the Chevrolet Spark, Ford Fiesta, Hyundai Accent Mazda2, and Scion iQ. Read More

New Cars Jan 23, 2013, 3:00 AM

U.S. production of Mitsubishi RVR begins

RVR compact CUV is Mitsubishi's best-selling model in Canada

Launched just two years ago, the 2013 RVR gets numerous design and feature upgrades as well as a revised rear suspension and CVT. Read More

New Cars Jul 17, 2012, 5:00 PM

Mitsubishi to introduce plug-in hybrid utility vehicle

All-new Outlander Plug-in Hybrid EV to debut at 2012 Paris auto show

The Outlander Plug-in Hybrid will be primarily an EV-based vehicle, supplemented by power from a gasoline engine when needed. Read More

Future Cars Green Cars Auto Technology Jun 19, 2012, 5:00 PM


Mitsubishi EVs to tackle Pikes Peak

Japanese automaker to enter two electric vehicles in 2012 Pikes Peak Hillclimb

The Mitsubishi i-MiEV Evolution RACECAR uses the same motor, battery and other major components as the production i-MiEV. Read More

Motor Sports Green Cars May 20, 2012, 1:00 PM

Mirage only for Canada?

Mitsubishi sub-compact is coming to Canada next year but U.S. availability is uncertain

The Mirage, which is even smaller than some of its sub-compact competitors, will compete in one of the fastest-growing market segments in Canada. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry May 7, 2012, 5:00 PM

2011 Mitsubishi RVR is new to Canada

Newcomer to our market has deep roots around the world

Mitsubishi builds high-quality, tough, reliable vehicles and the compact RVR utility vehicle is no exception. Read More

New Cars Sep 20, 2011, 5:00 PM