|Unlimited Charging for Electric Cars at Night Starting in October|
TOKYO, Aug 8, 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will be offering its customers a low-price electric car charging plan that MC Retail Energy Co., Ltd. (MCRE) will launch on October 1, 2019, at some MMC affiliated dealers in Japan.
This plan will allow unlimited charging of electric vehicles during certain hours past midnight on a daily basis. To encourage the spread of electric cars, this plan will be introduced to customers at some MMC affiliated dealers(1) when they purchase the Outlander PHEV, a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, or i-MiEV, an electric vehicle. Continuously listening to customers' opinions about the convenience of this plan, MMC will work together with MCRE to expand the number of stores where the plan is offered, while also looking into ways to make the services even more convenient.
Details about the plan will be announced soon on the MCRE official website.
MMC will continue partnering with companies that offer new electricity supply services while striving to promote the spread of electric cars which are environmentally-friendly and can be used as emergency power sources during natural disasters.
(1) Participating dealers will provide leaflets with details of the plan.
About Mitsubishi Motors
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a global automobile company based in Tokyo, Japan, which has a competitive edge in SUVs and pickup trucks, electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. The company launched the i-MiEV - the first mass-produced electric vehicle in 2009, which was followed by the OUTLANDER PHEV in 2013 - a plug-in hybrid market leader in Japan and Europe. Mitsubishi Motors has 30,000 employees and a global footprint with production facilities in Japan, Thailand, China, Indonesia, the Philippines and Russia. Models, such as the PAJERO SPORT/MONTERO SPORT, TRITON/L200, OUTLANDER, ASX/OUTLANDER SPORT/RVR and XPANDER play a major role in achieving its growth. The global sales volume in fiscal year 2018 was 1,244,000 units, and the net sales of Mitsubishi Motors for fiscal year 2018 was 2.51 trillion yen. Mitsubishi Motors is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Public Relations Department
Aug 8, 2019 18:20 HKT/SGT
Source: Mitsubishi Motors
Topic: Press release summary
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