Unlike Toyota or Honda, today's carmaker has never been a big player in the Japanese-US auto market. However, Mitsubishi is now in do-or-die mode. Many are already writing off Mitsubishi, while others are holding out hope.
Why Mitsubishi Is the Best Carmaker Ever: There's very little that could be construed as positive when it comes to Mitsubishi, but killing off the Eclipse was a start. The new 2014 Outlander looks to be fairly promising, although it's still under the radar at this point.