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      03-02-2011, 04:08 PM   #1
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Mitsubishi official says Evo franchise is dead

http://www.autoblog.com/2011/03/02/r...chise-is-dead/

Is it me or does this sound like a really stupid idea? The only mitsu cars that ppl buy in NA are the evo and outlander........
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      03-02-2011, 04:09 PM   #2
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Good news for the 1M
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sad times man
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      03-02-2011, 04:35 PM   #4
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Good news for the 1M
true but bad for the auto industry i think.......
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Wow... Subaru is gonna pick up some market share...
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As a whole, Mitsubishi is NOT doing well in North America. There is a possibility they may pull out of this market in the next few year.
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As a whole, Mitsubishi is NOT doing well in North America. There is a possibility they may pull out of this market in the next few year.
true, with the exception of the lancer, mitsu isnt selling too hot. Been that way for about 10 years now.
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      03-02-2011, 04:44 PM   #8
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As a whole, Mitsubishi is NOT doing well in North America. There is a possibility they may pull out of this market in the next few year.
Wouldn't doubt it. There's nothing exceptional coming out of their product line. The competition is ahead in pretty much every category. The Evo is the only product with cache coming from their brand.
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      03-02-2011, 08:00 PM   #9
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sad times man
Sad times indeed...Evo X is a beastly car...
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      03-02-2011, 10:58 PM   #10
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Really really sucks, I've always been a huge fan of the Evo, and what makes it worse is that they are replacing it with boring ass hybrid eco-boxes. The Evo was the only thing that made Mitsubishi exciting.
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That just plain s*cks!!!
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      03-02-2011, 11:57 PM   #12
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That's terrible news. I'll miss it for sure

It was an awesome car, one of the only cars that can go fast on almost any terrain like a Subie. Road legal rally cars are still cool! Plus it's also the only car Mitsu makes that the automotive community seems to love and respect.
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I don't know what to say, this isn't good news.
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Its the only appealing car they even make imo. .
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Its the only appealing car they even make in everyone's opinion. .
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I wonder how the JDM community is responding to this......... I guess we'll never see another EVO vs STI comparison vid every again T_T........
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      03-03-2011, 08:57 AM   #17
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Good news for the 1M
LOL

The 1M could use as much good news as it can get.
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      03-03-2011, 10:40 AM   #18
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Makes me realize I better keep my Evo ix MR forever. They're going to be a lost breed. Sad.
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very sad, its the only car they make thats any good
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Good news for the 1M
Not really, competition makes manufacturers produce better cars
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      03-03-2011, 11:21 AM   #21
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Not really, competition makes manufacturers produce better cars
Also a 36k car <> 52k car
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Desperate times for the M division. Thanks to the clown Kay Segler.

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LOL

The 1M could use as much good news as it can get.
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