Wrapping up 2010; RVR and Outlander power Mitsubishi sales to record December

-RVR and Outlander power Mitsubishi sales to record December-

Mississauga, ON – January 4, 2011 - Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada Inc. (MMSCAN) set a new best month sales record for the third month in a row with strong sales of 1,749 units. This total is slightly higher than November 2010 (1,742), itself a record month, and an increase of 8.7% over December 2009. Year-to-date sales are down by 1.4 percent with 19, 504 vehicles sold for the 2010 calendar year.

Of particular note, the recently introduced RVR showed sales strength, achieving monthly sales of 329 nationally. The RVR’s early positive reception in the marketplace is an upbeat indicator for sales momentum in 2011. Outlander achieved its second best December sales result in Mitsubishi history.

Based on the run of record monthly sales and a strong dealer network, the outlook for Mitsubishi’s upcoming year is very strong.

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Media Contact
Michelle Lee-Gracey
Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada
Manager, Public Relations
michelle.lee-gracey@mmcan.ca