Mitsubishi confirms electric dealers

* 13 dealers to sell its electric cars * Specially trained staff and demonstrator vehicles * All 118 dealers will be able to service the car...

Mitsubishi confirms electric dealers

Mitsubishi has confirmed the 13 dealers who will sell its range of electric cars in the UK.

These dealers will all have two members of staff who are specially trained to sell the i-MiEV electric car, as well as having a broad understanding of the electric-car market and the companys plans for EVs and plug-in hybrids.

The 13 EV sales centres are:

Phoenix Mitsubishi Edinburgh
Motor Way Putney
London Electric Vehicle Centre
Manchester Mitsubishi
Hodgson Mitsubishi
Souls Mitsubishi
Fields Mitsubishi
Fife Mitsubishi
Livery Dole
Tees Valley
K & R Mitsubishi
Donnelly Brothers
Eastbourne Mitsubishi
Greater London
Central London
North West
North East
East Midlands
West Midlands
South West
North East
South West
Northern Ireland
South East

Every centre will have demonstrator vehicles, as well as a fully functioning charging bay. However, although only these 13 dealers will sell Mitsubishis electric cars, all of the companys 118 service centres are able to service the cars.

The i-MiEV has been available to order from the London Electric Vehicle Centre since August last year, and is now on sale from the full network for 23,990 (including the governments 5000 Plugged-in Car Grant). It is also available under contract hire schemes from 399 per month.