Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) had a great start of the year with January 2015 vehicle sales of 6,493 units, a 33.4 percent sales increase from January 2014.
MMNA ended 2014 with a nearly 25 percent sales increase over the previous year and January marks the brand’s 11th consecutive month of year-over-year sales increases.
The fuel-efficient Mirage 5-door subcompact scored its best-ever month of sales since the vehicle was introduced in 2013 with 1,705 units sold.
MMNA added the Outlander Sport continues to be the brand’s top-selling model recording 2,267 units sold, up 23.3 percent year-over-year with its best ever January.
Sales of the Outlander crossover climbed to 1,003 units, up 6.6 percent and represented its best January sales month since 2007.
The Lancer compact sports sedan demonstrated excellent momentum with sales of 1,515 units, a 68.3 percent increase from January 2014 and the fourth consecutive month of year-over-year sales increases.
As for the i-MiEV electric vehicle, it has tripled its sales compared to January 2014… With sales of three units in January 2015.
“After finishing 2014 with sales up nearly 25 percent over the previous year, we are off to a phenomenal start in 2015,” said Don Swearingen, Executive Vice President MMNA. “The Mirage had its best-ever sales month, Lancer sales are up significantly, Outlander Sport continues to lead the way and Outlander maintains solid sales traction.”
January 2015 2014
i-MiEV 3 1
Mirage 1705 1170
Lancer 1515 900
Outlander 1003 941
Outlander Sport 2267 1838
Total 6493 4867