Nissan takes control of Mitsubishi with Ghosn as chairmanOct. 20, 2016
Carlos Ghosn officially folded troubled Mitsubishi into the Renault-Nissan alliance and put himself at the helm, with expectations for hundreds of millions of dollars in savings as his group joins an exclusive club of automakers operating at a massive scale.
Mitsubishi blames 'collective failure' for mileage fraud, 'starting from the management'Aug. 2, 2016
An investigation of practices at Mitsubishi found a corporate culture where workers couldn't push back against management demands and infighting between departments contributed to a fuel-economy manipulation scandal that's led to a rescue from Nissan.
First Shift: New Mitsu R&D chief, lower profitsMay 25, 2016
Mitsubishi names new r&d chief, restates earningsMay 25, 2016
Mitsubishi said Nissan executive Mitsuhiko Yamashita will become its r&d chief, part of a management overhaul in the wake of a fuel-economy scandal that also prompted the automaker to restate its annual earnings. Mitsubishi CEO Osamu Masuko will also be president, taking over the role from Tetsuro Aikawa, who will leave the company.