All-New 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage Named to American Council for an
Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) "Greenest Vehicles" List
CYPRESS, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014
CYPRESS, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Mitsubishi Motors North
America, Inc., (MMNA), has seen the company's all-new highly fuel-efficient
2014 Mitsubishi Mirage 5-door named to the American Council for an
Energy-Efficient Economy's (ACEEE) prestigious "Greenest Vehicles" list of the
ACEEE's greenercars.org rankings for the 2014 model year.
Greenercars.org annual ranking that highlights the environmental friendliness
of vehicles in the United States. Only the twelve highest-ranked vehicles by
the ACEEE make it onto the organization's annual "Greenest Vehicles" list.
The 2014 Mirage is the highest-ranked gasoline-powered non-hybrid vehicle to
appear on the ACEEE's "Greenest Vehicles" list – a testament to the excellent
efficiency engineered into Mitsubishi Motors' latest vehicle to join the
company's diverse model lineup.
"We've had such an influx of hybrid and electric vehicles in recent years that
the race to earn a spot on the 'Greenest' list is more competitive than ever,
particularly for conventional vehicles. It's encouraging to see automakers
investing heavily in eco-savvy vehicles on the whole," said ACEEE lead vehicle
analyst Shruti Vaidyanathan.
The 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage is the most fuel-efficient non-hybrid gasoline
vehicle available in America with an EPA fuel rating of 40 mpg combined city
and highway (37 mpg city/44 mpg highway)*. With a starting MSRP of only
$12,995 for the entry-level DE model, the new Mirage includes a wide array of
standard features and accessories such as 7 air bags including driver's knee
airbag, automatic climate control, leather-wrapped steering wheel, a 4 speaker
130-watt AM/FM/CD/MP3 sound system with USB port, steering wheel-mounted
cruise control, rear spoiler, fuel-saving Electric Power Steering (EPS) and
Welcome available upscale features for the new Mirage include 7-inch
high-definition touchscreen navigation system with rear backup camera,
Bluetooth® hands-free phone system, FAST-key passive entry system with push
button engine start, a smooth-operating and fuel-saving continuously-variable
transmission (CVT), parking assist sensors, remote engine start (CVT-equipped
models only), blue LED interior floor illumination and a variety of
sporty-looking bodywork accessories.
For more on the eco-friendly and affordably-priced 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage,
please visit media.mitsubishicars.com. And for more on the ACEEE and the
greenercars.org, please visit aceee.org and greenercars.org/greenbook.htm,
*Mirage models equipped with the advanced continuously-variable transmission
About Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., (MMNA) is responsible for all research
& development, manufacturing, marketing, sales and financial services for
Mitsubishi Motors in the United States. MMNA sells sedans and crossovers/SUVs
through a network of approximately 400 dealers. MMNA is leading the way in the
development of highly-efficient, affordably-priced new gasoline-powered
automobiles while using its industry-leading knowledge in battery electric
vehicles to develop future EV and PHEV models. For more information, contact
the Mitsubishi Motors News Bureau at (888) 560-6672 or visit
SOURCE Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Contact: Roger Yasukawa, Manager, Product Communications Mitsubishi Motors,
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