Mitsubishi Triton/Nissan Navara to share platform…
Nissan has the controlling interest in Mitsubishi and is looking to cut costs, one of the ways savings could be made would be to share development and production costs of the next-gen Thai-built ute/pick-up.
Mitsubishi COO, Trevor Mann, being quoted by Reuters as saying his brand will most likely take the lead on the new-gen ute.
“If you look at our cost performance in that region, we are the benchmark within the alliance,”
“Our four-by-four technology, our cost base on pickups is better than Nissan’s.”
Reuters reports a common architecture between the two brands will be introduced.
We will keep you updated as further news on this comes to hand.