Mitsubishi Motors UK
People News 8 Jul
Car retail sector welcome at funeral of ‘inspirational leader’ Jim Tyrell
Former car retail sector colleagues and friends of SsangYong Motor UK executive chairman Jim Tyrrell are expected will be welcomed at his funeral later this month.
People News 13 Jun
‘Inspirational’ motor industry leader Jim Tyrrell dies, aged 60
SsangYong Motor UK executive chairman and former Mitsubishi Motor UK managing director and chairman Jim Tyrrell has dies suddenly at the age of 66.
Car Dealer News 4 May
Tees Valley Motors completes Mitsubishi to SsangYong switch in Darlington
Tees Valley Motors has joined the SsangYong Motors UK network after successfully completing its switch from the discontinued Mitsubishi Motors in the UK car retail franchise.
Car Dealer News 3 Mar
JT Hughes becomes latest pick-up retailer to swap Mitsubishi for Isuzu
JT Hughes Group has become the latest former Mitsubishi franchisee to join the Isuzu UK pick-up retail network.
People News 17 Feb
Ex-Mitsubishi UK MD Rob Lindley joins Ennis & Co as associate
Former managing director of the Colt Car Company, Rob Lindley, has joined Ennis & Co as an associate.
People News 12 Jan
Luscombe Motors appoints former Mitsubishi and Suzuki finance specialist
Luscombe Motors has appointed former Mitsubishi and Suzuki finance specialist Soteris Neophytou as its new Innovation and development manager.
Car Dealer News 17 Dec
EMG Motor Group switches from Mitsubishi to MG with Ipswich showroom opening
EMG Motor Group has added its first MG Motor UK car franchise with the opening of a new dealership at its former Mitsubishi business in Ipswich
Market Insight 15 Oct
The pick-up sector paradox: climbing sales, declining choice
One of the major truths of the car industry is that growing segments attract more new models and the scenario had been true for pick-ups. David Francis investigates.
Manufacturer 4 Oct
IM Group reassures Mitsubishi drivers as car importer CCC closes
Mitsubishi owners have been assured their service and parts needs will be met by IM Group, the new owner of The Colt Car Company's aftersales business.
Manufacturer 26 Aug
What Car? reveals UK’s most and least reliable cars
The UK’s most and least reliable new and used cars have been revealed after 16,000 car owners shared their ownership experiences.
Car Dealer News 5 Aug
Livingstone Motor Group shifts from Mitsubishi to Ssangyong in Hull
Ssangyong Motors UK has welcomed a second franchise for the city of Hull with the opening of Livingston Motor Group’s new dealership facility.
Manufacturer 2 Aug
Mitsubishi UK launches new breakdown and recovery service
Mitsubishi Motors in the UK has launched a new service programme that provides its customers with free breakdown and recovery assistance.
Manufacturer 26 Jul
International Motors acquires Mitsubishi UK aftersales franchise operation
International Motors has completed the acquisition of the Mitsubishi Motors in the UK aftersales franchise operation from the Japanese brand’s long-term importer The Colt Car Company.
Car Dealer News 28 May
Devonshire Motors appoints Mitsubishi’s Paul Alexander to begin 'transitional period'
Devonshire Motors has appointed Mitsubishi Motors in the UK’s Paul Alexander as its new aftersales operations manager as the car retailer embarks on a “major transitional period”.
Manufacturer 17 May
IM Group in ‘advanced talks’ to takeover Mitsubishi's UK aftersales operation
Subaru and Isuzu importer International Motor Group (IM) is in advanced talks with the Colt Car Company (CCC) to take on the Mitsubishi Motors in the UK aftersales franchise this autumn.
Manufacturer 5 May
Mitsubishi heritage fleet sale sets new record
The sale of Mitsubishi Motors in the UK’s heritage fleet has concluded with a world-record price achieved for its Lancer Evolution VI Tommi Mäkinen Edition.
Manufacturer 23 Apr
Mitsubishi franchisees account for eight of Isuzu UK’s 11 new dealer partners
Eight of the 11 dealers appointed by Isuzu UK so far in 2021 have been Mitsubishi franchisees as the brand aims to double its annual pick-up sales amid a series of pick-up segment model withdrawals.
Car Dealer News 14 Apr
Normandy Garage opens SsangYong Motors UK dealership in Guildford
Mitsubishi Motors in the UK franchisee Normandy Garage has joined the SsangYong Motors UK network with the opening of a franchised dealership at its Guilford site.
Car Dealer News 1 Apr
Fownhope Mitsubishi makes switch to Ssangyong with new showroom opening
Fownhope Mitsubishi has made the switch to SsangYong Motors UK for new car sales with the opening of a new franchised car dealership in Hereford.
Car Dealer News 26 Mar
Mitsubishi dealer Close Motor Company opens Isuzu showroom in Peterborough
Close Motor Group has become one of 10 planned additions to Isuzu UK’s franchised retail network with the opening of a new pick-up dealership in Peterborough.