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Mitsubishi moving Outlander Sport production from Japan to Normal, IL

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Feb 4th, 2011 at 1:31PM

Mitsubishi has confirmed rumors that it will transfer production of at least one of its models from Japan to its American manufacturing site in Normal, IL. At this time, the only vehicle the automaker has officially confirmed for U.S. production is the Outlander Sport. It's worth noting that the Outlander Sport shares a platform with the slightly larger Outlander and the Lancer sedan, so it certainly wouldn't be surprising if production of these models were moved Stateside as well. Mitsubishi estimates that about half of the models it builds in the States will be exported. At present,... Read More

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