Mitsubishi Motor Corporation is an international auto-maker based in Tokyo, Japan. In the year 2011, the company became the sixth largest car maker and also the sixteenth biggest company all over the world in terms of production output. The corporation is part of Mitsubishi Keiretsu, originally the largest industrial group within Japan and was created in the year 1970 coming from the automotive department of the Mitsubishi heavy industries.
Mitsubishi car parts are categorized into various sections depending on the year when they were manufactured. Therefore, if you want to buy lancer parts, Pajero parts or any other car parts, it is vital that you understand their origins. Here now is a look at a brief history of products made by Mitsubishi:
In the 1960s, compact four wheel and mini cars were launched. This is now where the Mitsubishi 500 and Minica came into the picture. In fact, it was during the 1960s that Mitsubishi as a company started to develop its strategy for the future. For instance, they developed the Colt series to be used in rallies.
The first generation of the Mitsubishi lancer, and high-grade Galant were released during this period. Mitsubishi first FF car, the Mirage was also released. In fact, the products released in the 1970s were total manifestation of the technological capacity that the company possessed.
The Pajero and its associated Pajero parts were released in the 1980s. During this period as well, the manufacturer released other products to add on to the expanding market: Delica and Lancer being part of the list.
In the 1990s, the auto manufacturer was mainly bent on creating a car lineup that is very rich in variety. During this period, the high quality Diamante, Toppo and sports car GTO were released.
In the new 21st millennium, Mitsubishi seems to be more engrossed in the aspect of creating better products that will meet the ever diversified consumer needs.« Previous