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Nissan interest fuels US Mitsubishi dealers' hopes for more car models

Mitsubishi has struggled in the US; through April of this year, the brand had 0.6% only of the market

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US Mitsubishi dealers have survived a trying history, with the recent fuel-economy fraud in Japan adding to a list of woes, including a rocky partnership with DaimlerChrysler AG.

New York

THE chairman of Mitsubishi Motors Corp's US National Dealer Council's Advisory Board said he sees new life for the brand after Nissan Motor's US$2.2 billion stake.

"Anybody that ever said Mitsubishi is not going to make it in the US, they can go ahead and rewrite their