Last week, economically-challenged Mitsubishi Motors stopped the automotive industry in its tracks by making two shock announcements in quick succession. The first of these was that, after a 21-year production run (exceptionally long by moderns standards), Mitsubishi will finally be laying its popular Pajero 4x4 (Shogun in the UK) to rest when it shuts down its Sakahogi plant in Japan – where the SUV is built – next January.
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