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Team Mitsubishi Ralliart Announces Team Lineup for Asia Cross Country Rally 2022 in November

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Monday, September 19, 2022

TOKYO, Sept 19, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which will compete in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) with Mitsubishi Motors' technical support, has revealed the team lineup for the upcoming AXCR 2022 to be held from November 21 to 26 in Thailand and Cambodia.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 19, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, which will compete in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) with Mitsubishi Motors' technical support, has revealed the team lineup for the upcoming AXCR 2022 to be held from November 21 to 26 in Thailand and Cambodia.
  • Team Mitsubishi Ralliart will have all the resources it needs to take on the AXCR challenge; TANT SPORT (Thailand), which owns the team, is joined by team director Hiroshi Masuoka, a former two-time Dakar Rally champion driver, and Mitsubishi Motors engineers will accompany the team to provide technical support.
  • Hiroshi Masuoka, team director of Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, commented:
    "It is a privilege to welcome such talented drivers to the team.
  • Visit Mitsubishi Motors' AXCR 2022 page for details about the rally, Team Mitsubishi Ralliart and its vehicles.

Mitsubishi Motors: What's New For 2023

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Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Additional information on each 2023 model year Mitsubishi follows, with detailed specifications and MSRP pricing becoming available closer to the launch of each vehicle.

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  • Additional information on each 2023 model year Mitsubishi follows, with detailed specifications and MSRP pricing becoming available closer to the launch of each vehicle.
  • Mitsubishi Connect is standard (with two-year trial) on all Outlander and Outlander PHEV models starting in model year 2023.
  • MSRP pricing for the 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV will be available later in the year, closer to launch.
  • In addition to S, ES, LE, SE and GT trims, the 2023 Outlander Sport will join the rest of the Mitsubishi lineup with a Ralliart limited-edition model early in 2023.

NEOM and McLaren Racing announce strategic title partnership to drive innovation and talent development in electric motorsport

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Monday, June 27, 2022

NEOM and McLaren Racing will come together as 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing' to compete across Formula E and Extreme E, driving innovation at the forefront of sustainable motorsport.

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  • NEOM and McLaren Racing will come together as 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing' to compete across Formula E and Extreme E, driving innovation at the forefront of sustainable motorsport.
  • NEOM, Saudi Arabia, June 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NEOM announced today a strategic partnership with McLaren Racing to become the title partner of the McLaren Formula E and Extreme E racing teams, bringing two all-electric race series' together for the first time under the banner of 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing'.
  • Zak Brown, CEO of McLaren Racing, said: "We are delighted to welcome NEOM to the McLaren Racing family.
  • We are thrilled to introduce NEOM McLaren Electric Racing and to work with NEOM to nurture talent and drive innovation.

NEOM and McLaren Racing announce strategic title partnership to drive innovation and talent development in electric motorsport

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Monday, June 27, 2022

NEOM and McLaren Racing will come together as 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing' to compete across Formula E and Extreme E, driving innovation at the forefront of sustainable motorsport.

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  • NEOM and McLaren Racing will come together as 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing' to compete across Formula E and Extreme E, driving innovation at the forefront of sustainable motorsport.
  • NEOM, Saudi Arabia, June 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- NEOM announced today a strategic partnership with McLaren Racing to become the title partner of the McLaren Formula E and Extreme E racing teams, bringing two all-electric race series' together for the first time under the banner of 'NEOM McLaren Electric Racing'.
  • Zak Brown, CEO of McLaren Racing, said: "We are delighted to welcome NEOM to the McLaren Racing family.
  • We are thrilled to introduce NEOM McLaren Electric Racing and to work with NEOM to nurture talent and drive innovation.

Team Mitsubishi Ralliart to compete in the Asia Cross Country Rally

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Friday, March 18, 2022

TOKYO, Mar 18, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) today announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart backed by Mitsubishi Motors' technical support will compete in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022, scheduled to be held from August 6 to 12, with Mitsubishi Motors' global strategic model, Triton* 1-ton pickup truck.

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  • TOKYO, Mar 18, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (hereafter, Mitsubishi Motors) today announced that Team Mitsubishi Ralliart backed by Mitsubishi Motors' technical support will compete in the Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) 2022, scheduled to be held from August 6 to 12, with Mitsubishi Motors' global strategic model, Triton* 1-ton pickup truck.
  • Team Mitsubishi Ralliart is a private team owned by TANT SPORTS in Thailand and appoints Hiroshi Masuoka - a two-time Dakar Rally champion driver in 2002 and 2003 - as team director.
  • AXCR is a cross country rally event certified by the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA).
  • By participating in motor sport activities through technical support for Team Mitsubishi Ralliart, Mitsubishi Motors will showcase its engineering spirit and excitement provided by Mitsubishi cars.

GAUSSIN Announces World Tour for its Hydrogen-Powered H2 Racing Truck®, Following Success at 2022 Dakar Rally

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Thursday, March 3, 2022

The H2 Racing Truck, the most powerful 100% hydrogen and electric racing truck ever built, performed an exceedingly successful showcase at the 2022 Dakar Rally.

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  • The H2 Racing Truck, the most powerful 100% hydrogen and electric racing truck ever built, performed an exceedingly successful showcase at the 2022 Dakar Rally.
  • The team for the H2 Racing Truck consisted of a crew driven by a Dakar winner, Philippe Jacquot pilot, and included Christophe GAUSSIN, CEO of GAUSSIN, as racing team manager.
  • This heavy class 8 truck was entered in the experimental category of the Dakar 2022 for new clean energies.
  • In January 2022, GAUSSIN successfully completed the 2022 Dakar Rally with its H2 Racing Truck, the first hydrogen-powered vehicle to enter the race and generate zero CO2 emissions.

Tata Elxsi unveiled as Title Partner for 2022 Bowler Defender Challenge

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Wednesday, March 2, 2022

BANGALORE, India, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Elxsi, amongst the world's leading design and technology service providers, is today unveiled as the title partner for the 2022 Bowler Defender Challenge series. The global specialist in design thinking and digital technology development, sees the challenge series as a perfect demonstration of Xtreme Engineering – where technology, engineering and design come together to deliver the X factor in pace and performance.

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  • BANGALORE, India, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Elxsi, amongst the world's leading design and technology service providers, is today unveiled as the title partner for the 2022 Bowler Defender Challenge series.
  • The Bowler Defender Challenge, held over 7 UK rounds with 12 teams competing in identical Bowler Defender rally vehicles, pits drivers, navigators and vehicles against a variety of competitive rally conditions.
  • Nitin Pai, Chief Strategy Officer and CMO Tata Elxsicomments "The opportunity for Tata Elxsi to partner with the Bowler Defender Challenge gives us a superb platform to showcase our brand.
  • Bowler General Manager Calum Mckechnie follows "We are really excited to have Tata Elxsi partner with the Bowler Defender Challenge.

Tata Elxsi unveiled as Title Partner for 2022 Bowler Defender Challenge

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Wednesday, March 2, 2022

BANGALORE, India, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Elxsi, amongst the world's leading design and technology service providers, is today unveiled as the title partner for the 2022 Bowler Defender Challenge series.

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  • BANGALORE, India, March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tata Elxsi, amongst the world's leading design and technology service providers, is today unveiled as the title partner for the 2022 Bowler Defender Challenge series.
  • The Bowler Defender Challenge, held over 7 UK rounds with 12 teams competing in identical Bowler Defender rally vehicles, pits drivers, navigators and vehicles against a variety of competitive rally conditions.
  • Nitin Pai, Chief Strategy Officer and CMO Tata Elxsicomments "The opportunity for Tata Elxsi to partner with the Bowler Defender Challenge gives us a superb platform to showcase our brand.
  • Bowler General Manager Calum Mckechnie follows "We are really excited to have Tata Elxsi partner with the Bowler Defender Challenge.

GAUSSIN Enters China, the Largest Truck Market in the World

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Tuesday, February 22, 2022

William Lee, President of GAUSSIN Asia-Pacific, will be the General Manager of the new entity and Christophe Gaussin, CEO of GAUSSIN, will serve as the legal representative.

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  • William Lee, President of GAUSSIN Asia-Pacific, will be the General Manager of the new entity and Christophe Gaussin, CEO of GAUSSIN, will serve as the legal representative.
  • As China is the biggest truck market in the world, our ambition is to become a key player in the green mobility ecosystem there.
  • William Lee, President of GAUSSIN Asia-Pacific and General Manager of GAUSSIN China, said:
    China has committed to achieving carbon neutrality before 2060 during COP26 in Glasgow.
  • A promising market for GAUSSIN, with ambitious environmental objectives
    With annual heavy duty truck sales of about 1.5 million, the country is the biggest truck market in the world.

Hero MotoSports Team Rally Bolsters Line-up With Another Top International Rider

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Thursday, February 3, 2022

Close on the heels of its record-setting stage victory at the Dakar 2022 Hero MotoSports Team Rally, the motorsport team of the worlds largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters Hero MotoCorp has further strengthened its rider line-up by bringing onboard leading international rider, Ross Branch.

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  • Close on the heels of its record-setting stage victory at the Dakar 2022 Hero MotoSports Team Rally, the motorsport team of the worlds largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters Hero MotoCorp has further strengthened its rider line-up by bringing onboard leading international rider, Ross Branch.
  • With its consistent success in the global motorsports rally arena, the Hero MotoSports Team Rally has emerged as a much sought after team for leading riders.
  • Wolfgang Waffi Fischer, Team Manager, Hero MotoSports Team Rally said, We are excited to make a strong addition to our team, right after our historic stage win at the Dakar Rally.
  • Ross Branch, Rider, Hero MotoSports Team Rally said, I am thrilled and extremely honoured to be joining a team thats making the headlines for all the right reasons.