Who Owns Mitsubishi & Where Are Mitsubishis Made?

2021 Mitsubishi Mirage Driving on the Road

 

Mitsubishi cars and SUVs are some of the most popular vehicles you can find on the roads of Southlake today. Being known as one of the most efficient and reliable vehicle brands out there, our inventory at Fort Worth Mitsubishi is a must-shop for people looking to upgrade cars. One thing many of these customers ask is, “Who owns Mitsubishi, and where are Mitsubishis made?”

If you’re interested in learning more about the history of Mitsubishi and who makes Mitsubishi cars, use this guide brought to you by the specialists at our White Settlement dealership to learn more! Also, visit our dealership location near Fort Worth for a test drive, and apply for financing with our finance center to start the buying process today!

The History of Mitsubishi 

If you’re asking, “Does Nissan own Mitsubishi?” we have to go back to the very beginning.

Mitsubishi was founded in the late 1800s. After a ship-building division split in the early 1900s, Japan released its first mass-produced car: the Mitsubishi Model A. In the 1960s, the Mitsubishi Motor Sales Corporation was established. Then, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. became the sole shareholder of the Mitsubishi Motors Corporation in the 1970s. 

The history of Mitsubishi went in a different direction in the 1980s as Mitsubishi Motor Sales of America Inc. was established with the Mitsubishi Corporation as a joint capital investment. Not long after, Mitsubishi Motor Sales Corporation took over its operations, and in 2015, car production at Mitsubishi Motors North America was terminated. In 2016, MMC and Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. came together in a business alliance. 

Where Are Mitsubishi Vehicles Made?

Where are Mitsubishis made is a very common question among Haltom City auto shoppers. Mitsubishi vehicles are made in many locations around the world. Here are the countries in which Mitsubishi vehicles are made:

  • Philippines
  • Thailand
  • Indonesia
  • China
  • Russia
  • Brazil

Test Drive Our New Mitsubishis For Sale at Fort Worth Mitsubishi 

Now that you know more about who owns Mitsubishi and where these vehicles are made, visit us at our White Settlement dealership and test drive these remarkable vehicles today. Contact us for more information!

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