Next Mitsubishi Lancer to Come From Renault-Nissan

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Mitsubishi is working on a new compact sedan model that will replace the Lancer.

The company has confirmed that a replacement for the Lancer is on the way and will be sourced from the RenaultNissan alliance. Though details are light at the moment, executives from the companies are studying which model would fit the Japanese automaker’s lineup best as a replacement for the Lancer. Naturally, the model will be a global one just like the Lancer, which has recently struggled in sales.

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It is expected that additional details will surface in the coming months on the new model and is at least a couple of years away from arriving at showrooms.

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[Source: Automotive News]

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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