Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Automobiles Mitsubishi to phase out diesel-engine cars Diesels will soon account for less than 20% of automaker's output Mitsubishi Motors is joining an industrywide trend toward scaling back diesel-engine development. (Nikkei Montage/ Source photos by Mitsubishi Motors and Kyodo)
NATSUKI YAMAMOTO, Nikkei staff writer December 26, 2019 18:03 JST | Japan
Mitsubishi Motors has decided to stop developing new diesel engines, Nikkei has learned.
The Japanese automaker will eliminate diesel versions of its key car models by the end of 2021 and significantly reduce the size of its existing diesel vehicle business.
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