What is a Mitsubishi Canter?

What is a Mitsubishi Canter?

Truck (standard cab, crew cab) The Mitsubishi Fuso Canter (Japanese: 三菱ふそう・キャンター, Hepburn: Mitsubishi Fusō Kyantā) is a line of light-duty commercial vehicles manufactured by Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, part of Daimler Trucks, subsidiary of Daimler AG).

Is Fuso owned by Mercedes?

Currently, it is 89.29% owned by Germany-based Daimler Truck….Fuso (company)

Native name 三菱ふそうトラック・バス株式会社
Owners Daimler Truck (89.29%) Mitsubishi (10.71%)
Number of employees About 10,000 (December 2015)
Parent Daimler Truck
Subsidiaries Fuso Trucks America

Can I drive a Mitsubishi Canter?

The Canter occupies an odd kind of halfway niche between van and truck. It is available at 3.5, 6.5 and 7.5-tonnes gross vehicle weight. At 3.5 tonnes, it looks like a truck, but can still be driven on a car licence.

What kind of truck is a Mitsubishi Fuso Canter?

The Mitsubishi Fuso Canter (Japanese: 三菱 ふそう・キャンター, Mitsubishi Fusō Kyantā) is a line of light-duty commercial vehicles manufactured by Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, part of Daimler Trucks, subsidiary of Daimler AG ). The Canter is manufactured since 1963, now in its eighth generation.

What happened to the Mitsubishi Canter?

In many markets the Canter was very expensive and was replaced by the Mitsubishi Fuso Truck when that model became available for worldwide market in the early 1980s. Australia was another important market for the Canter – to the extent that it was manufactured there from the 1970s using many local components.

Where are Canter vehicles made in Europe?

The European market is supplied exclusively with Canter vehicles from the Mitsubishi Fuso assembly plant in Tramagal (Portugal).

What kind of engine does a Mitsubishi Canter have?

In the North American market the Canter was available as the Mitsubishi Fuso FE (Class 3), FG (4WD version of the FE), and FH (Class 5). The FE and FG were both powered by a turbocharged and intercooled four-cylinder diesel engine with 127 hp (95 kW) while the larger FH had a 145 hp (108 kW) six-cylinder turbodiesel . [5]