The Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a global automaker based in Tokyo, Japan. While the official manufacturer was only founded in 1970 the origins of Mitsubishi made automobiles dates back to 1917, with Japan’s first ever series produced car – the Mitsubishi Model A – of which only 22 were built. The origins of Mitsubishi itself can be traced back to its founder Yatara Iwasaki in 1870.
The name Mitsubishi can be translated directly as “three diamonds” which effectively explains the origins of the company logo.
Over the course of its history, short though it may be in comparison to many other car makers, the Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has remained a subsidiary of the larger Mitsubishi Group. However, it has also had some notable alliances with other manufacturers such as Volvo, Colt and Mitsubishi. In recent years Mitsubishi has been noted for its innovations in the field of electric cars and was one of the first manufacturers to launch a fully electric car as part of its range.
Why not have a look at the official Mitsubishi UK company web site and get the latest news about Mitsubishi in the UK at The Mitsubishi Owners' Club site. You may also like to see what they're saying about new Mitsubishi cars on the Top Gear web site.
Mitsubishi is a manufacturer that offers a complete range of cars from the entry level Mirage through the mid-range Outlander to the top-of-the-range Lancer Evolution X. For both personal and company use, leasing / contract hire from First Vehicle Leasing offers you the best opportunity to drive away in a brand new Mitsubishi for less. You choose the Mitsubishi you want and how long you want to lease that car for, and we take care of the pricing, negotiating the finance, ordering and delivery of your brand new 2014-registered car.
If you're not a business then it is best to just opt for personal leasing and for a simple explanation about our different types of cheap personal contract hire / finance / leasing packages available in the UK please read our pages about personal leasing offers or call our advisors free on 0333 00 333 25.
The main difference for businesses is that there are often advantages arising from the company's UK VAT status and special conditions may apply for fleet leasing, so prices are often lower. For a simple explanation about our different types of business contract hire / finance / leasing options please read our pages about business leasing or call our advisors free on 0333 00 333 25.
We get the best cheap deals and they're new every week - and don't forget to come back at the end of the year for the best new Mitsubishi 2015 prices and cheap special offers!
If you are interested in our new Mitsubishi lease deals you may also be interested in lease deals on these makes