Category Archives: Mitsubishi

Just in: 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander faces tough SUV competition

Sometimes it’s easy to think that the entire Mitsubishi lineup has been covered by a cloaking device. The invisible product range barely makes a ripple when it comes to sales numbers and none come close to topping our Ratings. Can… Continue reading

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Best used car deals for teens

Looking to get your teen a set of wheels for the summer or for traveling to school in the fall? There are many vehicles to choose from, but smart money is on those models that prioritize safety, reliability, and ease… Continue reading

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2014 Subaru Forester is the first small SUV to ace tough new crash test

The redesigned Subaru Forester is the only small SUV out of 13 tested to earn a top score of Good in the new small overlap crash test conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Both the Forester and… Continue reading

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For sale: Ford Focus Electric and Mitsubishi i test cars

Does Tesla envy have you pining for an affordable electric car? Well, we just happen to have two test cars that we need to sell to make room, and funds, for new cars. The Mitsubishi i-MiEV is one of the… Continue reading

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Video: Redesigned 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander is not out of this world

When Mitsubishi introduced its redesigned Outlander small SUV at the Los Angeles Auto Show last November, few paid attention. With the fanfare surrounding the redesigned Toyota RAV4 and Land Rover Range Rover, the small and humble Mitsubishi was relegated to… Continue reading

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The disappointing dozen: Cars that fail our tests

The Consumer Reports Annual Autos Issue is a great resource for researching the best cars. Flip through the magazine or tour the website, and it is clear there are many great choices. However, just as there are many good cars… Continue reading

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Consumer Reports names the best and worst cars by brand

While car brand reputation can be a strong influence on purchase decisions, such perceptions can be misleading. The reality is, every brand offers models that perform across a spectrum, with some are clearly better than others. As we see in… Continue reading

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Insurance data reveals the best and worst cars for injuries, overall damage claims

The Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) recently released their claims data showing which vehicles have the highest and lowest overall insurance losses. The safety research organization found that even though many vehicles now do well in crash tests, the role… Continue reading

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Mitsubishi recalls i-MiEV electric cars due to air bag sensor problems

Mitsubishi Motors North America has issued recall for its 2012 i-MiEV electric vehicles. According to safety officials in both the U.S. and Canada, the Mitsubishi electric cars have front and side airbags that might not deploy during a collision due… Continue reading

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With the Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car, range anxiety is included

Since February we’ve been accumulating miles, little by little, on the tiny all-electric i-MiEV we bought soon after its launch. In this country, early adopters of electric cars have naturally gravitated to the Nissan Leaf; it has served as the… Continue reading

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